An award from Berlin 25 февраля 2019 года
An award from Berlin
In September 2017, Goznak concluded an Agreement with MDM that has an official license of FIFA. According to the Agreement conditions, Goznak manufactured and distributed tokens and medals dedicated to 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia held within the territory of the Russian Federation.
According to Deputy Head of Customer Relations Division of Goznak Dmitry Shishkin, thanks to the experience of production and sales of licensed products at large-scale events like the 27th World Summer Universiade in Kazan in 2013, the 22nd Olympic and 11th Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi in 2014, Goznak has gained a reputation of a reliable manufacturer and supplier of unique commemorative medals and tokens, souvenir breloques and badges.
“According to the results of 2018, a few hundred thousand pieces of products with the symbols of FIFA World Cup Russia of precious and base metals”, said Dmitry Shishkin.
Those are a few kinds of licensed commemorative medals, including those with the images of 11 cities of Russia that hosted the playoffs, medals dedicated to 32 countries participants of 2018 FIFA World Cup, the official mascot of the World Cup Zabivaka Wolf (a few variants) and of course commemorative medals dedicated to FIFA official symbols.
Besides, Goznak issued a Collector’s Album with sockets for all commemorative medals of nickel silver produced for the World Cup. All products struck for 2018 FIFA World Cup were protected with a licensed hologram located on printed packing of the commemorative medals, the album and the authenticity certificate accompanying every silver medal dedicated to 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.
Silver medals with the symbols of the World Cup struck at the Saint Petersburg Mint were packed in capsules together with the authenticity certificate and a hologram glued to it.
“By awarding the representatives of the Mints of Goznak at World Money Fair 2019 for efficient co-operation in 2018, MDM has highly appreciated the results of our company’s work and decided to prolong the current agreement with Goznak for sales of football products in 2019 as well”, Dmitry Shishkin emphasized.