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[30 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Consumer Products and Marvel Launch New Line of Merchandise Celebrating Real Life Heroes

Tomorrow is the day – Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron hits theaters and Marvel has teamed with Disney Consumer Products to celebrate real life heroes with a new line of merchandise.
The merchandise was inspired by the Marvel super heroes and was created in collaboration with Entertainment Retail Enterprises. The new collection includes T-shirts, hats, drinkware, blankets, and more.
The new collection features Marvel characters and graphics that have been paired with patriotic elements.
Marvel and ERE are donating to the United Service Organization (USO) and The Mission Continues as part of The …

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[26 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News – Disney Cruise Line News, ‘Age of Ultron’ Products, and a New PANDORA Boutique

We’ve just about made it through another month and May is just around the corner and that means the next Avengers film is opening in just five days!
That’s right, Friday is opening day for Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron and Disney Consumer Products and Marvel recently announced a new collection of toys and merchandise inspired by the film. We’ll see you at the theater!
There was a lot of merchandise-themed news during the week including the announcement of two limited-edition Walt Disney World Resort tees that will be available for just …

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[21 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Consumer Products and Marvel Announce Marvel’s ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Merchandise Collection

The highly anticipated Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron opens in just a couple of weeks and Disney Consumer Products is getting ready to introduce a new collection of merchandise inspired by the film.
The new collections is a “cross-category” collection and features products from LEGO, Hasbro, Hot Wheels, Her Universe, Funko, Little, Disney Store, and more. Items in the collection include interactive action figures, motorized 6V ride-on cars, a disc-launching shield, comics, junior novels, and more.
Marvel has also introduced ‘Avengers Hero Up’ a pre-awareness campaign for Avengers: Age of Ultron. The …

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[17 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Consumer Products Unveil New Toy Line Based on ‘Miles from Tomorrowland’

Disney Junior’s newest animated series, Miles From Tomorrowland, recently debuted as one of the top cable television series for kids ages 2-8, and Disney Consumer Products is unveiling a new toy line inspired by the show.
The new toy line was unveiled ahead of the New York Toy Fair.
“Since the debut of Disney Junior, we’ve continued to build a portfolio of unique and inspiring products that delight parents and their preschoolers,” said Josh Silverman, executive vice president of global licensing, Disney Consumer Products. “Space exploration is incredibly rich territory for innovation, …

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[14 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Consumer Products Enlists Luxury Shoe Designers to Create Modern-Day Glass Slippers Inspired by ‘Cinderella’

Disney Consumer Products is celebrating next month’s release of the live-action Cinderella by collaborating with nine luxury designers to create a line of shoes that reimagine the glass slipper.
The designers in the project are: Paul Andrew, Alexandre Birman, René Caovilla, Jimmy Choo, Salvatore Ferragamo, Nicholas Kirkwood, Charlotte Olympia, Jerome C. Rousseau, and Stuart Weitzman. Each designer has created its own version of the iconic glass slipper from the story of Cinderella.
“Cinderella’s glass slipper has become a magical symbol of transformation,” said Jonathan Symington, vice president and general manager, licensing, Disney …

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[19 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Consumer Products Announces New Toy Lines for ‘Inside Out’ and ‘The Good Dinosaur’

Disney Consumer Products recently announced details for new toy lines created for Disney/Pixar’s Inside Out and The Good Dinosaur.
Both films will be tied to toy lines from licensee TOMY.
“We put our hearts into these films, so it’s incredibly important to us that our toy-making partners care about and do justice to these characters we know so well,” said John Lasseter, Chief Creative Officer, Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios. “When I visited TOMY’s headquarters in Japan, I was impressed by their commitment to quality and craftsmanship. The toys they’ve created …

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[13 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Reveals More Than 3 Million ‘Frozen’ Costumes Have Been Sold in One Year

In case there was still any lingering doubt about Frozen being a global phenomenon, Disney Consumer Products has announced that more than 3 million Frozen role-play dresses have been sold in the past year.
Anna and Elsa costumes are the top-selling costumes at all Disney Store locations in North America. The National Retail Federation’s 2014 Halloween costume survey showed that an estimated 2.6 million kids were planning to dress as Anna or Elsa on Halloween.
“The powerful connection families around the world have with Frozen and its characters is truly a phenomenon …

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[4 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Consumer Products Announces ‘Big Hero 6’ Merchandise Release

Disney’s latest animated film – Big Hero 6 – opens in theaters November 7 and there is an assortment of new toys and other merchandise arriving in stores.
Licensees including Bandai, Freeze, GDC, and Jay Franco have worked with Disney Consumer Products on new merchandise tied to the film. Products were also developed for the Disney Store and Disney Publishing Worldwide, including action figures, plush toys, apparel, home décor, and books.
Baymax is the star of the new product lines with items including action figures, plush toys, and tech accessories.
“Disney Consumer Products …

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[21 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Consumer Products Introduces New Disney-Branded Bagged Apples

Disney Consumer Products recently introduced new Disney and Marvel branded bagged apples at grocery stores around the country.
The bagged apples feature both Frozen and Marvel’s Spider-Man branded bags and are packaged to inspire kids to eat more fruits and vegetables.
“Beyond the toy aisle, Frozen is also keeping the produce section fresh and cool,” said John T. King, vice president of licensing, consumables, Disney Consumer Products. “The global appeal of our stories and characters gives Disney Consumer Products an opportunity to continue to expand our produce portfolio and empower parents with …

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[23 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Consumer Products Launches ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Product Line

The newest Disney XD animated series, Star Wars Rebels, debuts October 13 and to celebrate the launch Disney Consumer Products has a new line of products.
The Star Wars Rebels line of products includes action figures, spaceships, lightsabers, apparel, and accessories, and more for a new generation of Star Wars fans. The products will be sold by Hasbro, LEGO, Mad Engine, Rubies, and Jay Franco.
“Star Wars Rebels extends the franchise’s legendary storytelling while refreshing nostalgic play patterns with a new audience,” said Josh Silverman, executive vice president of global licensing, Disney …