Star Trek Food Related Cards

Cards in this section are related to food products or issued by Food Companies. They can be attached onto the product itself or found inside.There are some similar type products in the Sticker section. Also, see the Hostess card set in the Misc. SkyBox Section.

Kellogg’s ST Cereal Set

Released in 1996, these are trivia cards found on 13 cereal boxes with Trek images on front from Canada. Backs are simple facts/trivia on plain cardboard. Spock’s image appears on none of the cards (and is airbrushed out of some) as Nimoy didn’t give approval for his image.Covers all 4 series and movies. Numbered 1-60 and one unnubmered fact card in both English and French. If cut from box they are standard trading card sized.

General Mills Cereal Set

  Cards from the backs of Booberry Cocoa Puffs, Count Chocula, Frankenberry, Lucky Charms and Trix promoting TMP.  Cards 1 and 4 tend to be harder to find. They measure 3 5/8 by 5/18 and were numbered 1-18. Released in 1979.

Hula Hoop Potato Snack Card

  4 x 6 Postcard issued to tie-in with an advertising promotion for the Hula Hoop Potato Snack by the Boomerang Media.The slogan on the card is the catchphrase of a character created by comedian Harry Enfield and was released in the UK in 1995.

Primrose Card Set

Set of 12 card/stickers made in England in 1970 and inserted into candy boxes. There is some concern about bootlegged sets. It is likely this set was frequently reprinted and little care was taken to ensure consistency between printings. According to one article, the way to tell the difference is that the reprints show a 10% reduction in text size.There are both solid and zig zag borders. Card/paper stock is thin and measures 1 1/4 x 2 5/16.

Wheetabix 1979 Set

  18 cards released in 1979 and found on three-perforated strips. Made to stand up against 4 scenes also found on boxes. They measure 1 3/4 by 3 1/2.

Wheetabix 1994 Set

10 Peel-off sticker-cards for Generations, released in 1994. Cards are to be displayed on a poster. The 2 x 3 1/5 stickers can be placed on one of 4 different backgrounds on the back of the boxes.

Lyon’s Maid Card Set

Released in England in the Ice Lollies, this 25 card set was based on ST:TMP. Cards were to be attached to a poster and measure 1 1/2 x 3.  They came out in 1979.

Kellogg’s 2009 Trek Movie Cereal Set

  Set of cards found on the backs of marked boxes of Frosted Flakes and Apple Jacks. Each box has 6 cards, for a total of 12 in the set. Measure 3 x 3 3/4. Released in 2009.