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Isaiah S.

Grand Venture Molds Are Being Made?! *o*

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Hey guys I was resding through some posts and I came across word of GRAND VENTURE! Is it true are they making molds again, or did another company start production of the molds??

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A limited number of molds seem to be made by Prime Plastics, with very limited distribution. Although, at the super market by me, they had a whole display of Grand Venture JOLs.

Wish they were making reindeer again, I need a few more.

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Okay so in another post it was mentioned that the Grand Venture stamp were still on the molds, well from my research Prime Plastics is producing the molds FOR Grand Venture.

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I purchased a few of these pumpkin pails from Dollar General...as I didn't have any of that particular version....it does say Grand Venture on bottom with a copyright date of 1997. Don't know if this is new old stock they are selling or another manufacturer as mentioned above is reproducing the molds with the Grand Venture copyright date from when the pail was originally created. I find it interesting they are using the original date..I would expect if they were doing molds they would use new date. I do know that there has been new old stock blowmolds..at least halloween ones sold when located on occasion in the past as I know a few retail people who said this is common practice when some old stock is purchased or located by other distributors and then resold ...anyway its a cool looking mold so I couldn't resist getting a few when they were only a $1.06 each with tax...LOL! Here is picture...also included the bottom with Grand Venture and copyright date.DSC01463.jpgDSC01464.jpg

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I believe they are being made by another company. I bought 2 from my Dollar General, just to buy to show my support for the new company lol. I bought an orange one and a purple one.

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I seen what appeared to be, new GV nativitiy sets on display at Bronners, in another post.....wonder if Prime Plastics only distributes the christmas re-makes to Bronners? I could tell they were made by someone else, because the paint looked uneven, when the molds were lighted...and I always knew (old) GV to have spot on paint quality.

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Yeah, I noticed Bronner's has carried Grand Venture molds the last couple of years. Last year I got a few of the Nativity pieces from them (shepherd, lamb and star).

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