The Stanley Gibbons Group plc is engaged in the business of trading in collectibles, dealing in antiques, the development and operation of collectible Websites, philatelic publishing, auctioneering, mail order, retailing and the manufacture of philatelic accessories. The Company's operating segments include Philatelic trading and retail operations; Coins and medals; Publishing and philatelic accessories; Other collectibles, and Internet development. The Publishing and philatelic accessories segment includes sale of its printed publishing titles, stamp albums and accessories. The Other collectibles segment encompasses autographs, historical documents, memorabilia, rare books, records, antiques, watches, fine wine, jewelry and Benham first day covers. The Internet development segment includes third-party sales through its online marketplace, www.bidstart.com, and through online subscription.