Author Archives: Daniel Arpin

About Daniel Arpin

President and owner of Arpin Philateliy, since 1999.

2017 Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Stamps now available!

The new 2017 Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Stamps is now available. This Catalogue is the ultimate reference for the Canadian postage stamp collector. Canadian Provinces are listed. Most varieties are listed. Also includes FDC, blocks and postal stationery. Featuring the established … Continue reading

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New 2017 Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Stamps now on Presale!

UPDATE: The catalogue is now available! The 2017 edition of the Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Stamps should begin shipping on October 14th 2016. We are now accepting presale reservations. This is a limited edition as usual. Many collectors were … Continue reading

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More than 10,000 Canada Stamp Booklets now available!

It is with great pleasure that we wish to inform you of our wide selection of Canadian stamp booklets we just made available on our website. For the last 12 months, we have deployed many efforts to list more than 10,000 … Continue reading

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Brand New Website – Lots of new features

We’ve been working hard lately and we now have a fully operational new website interface. Apart from the new colors, the website uses basically the same easy to use navigation as before, but we’ve added lots of additional features to polish … Continue reading

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2012 Edition of the Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Stamps

The 2012 edition of the very popular Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Stamps is expected very soon. It is expected to start shipping to stamp dealers by mid October and is now available for pre-orders. This is the ultimate reference … Continue reading

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2009 Canada Remembrance Day stamp

On October 19th, 2009, Canada Post will begin issuing a stamp in remembrance of fallen soldiers. Featuring a single poppy and details from the National War Memorial in Ottawa, the stamp reminds us of the famous poem In Flanders Fields written by … Continue reading

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It’s that time of year-back to stamps!

The return of colder weather lets us know that it’s back to school time once again. It’s also back to stamps time! Hopefully we have all had a great summer, full of fun activities and memorable experiences.

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A unique provisional stamp, made in Gaspé !

The Postal service in Canada began under the French regime in 1705 with delivery of mail by courier between Quebec City, Three-Rivers and Montreal. In 1763 it was taken over under the British Crown by Benjamin Franklin and formed part of … Continue reading

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The Penny Black, how to determine its value

As most stamp collector already know the Penny Black is the world’s first adhesive postage stamp and was issued by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on May 1st 1840. Due to its significance this stamps is very … Continue reading

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New 2009 Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Stamps

The new 2009 Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Stamps is freshly off the press and ready to deliver. This is the ultimate reference for every Canadian stamp collector. It is printed in full color and spiral bound. Most varieties and … Continue reading

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