Tag: Disney Consumer Products

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 16, 2018
New Structure Consolidates the Company’s Direct-to-Consumer Services, Technology and International Media Operations into a Single, Worldwide Business to Capitalize on Growth Opportunities Parks and Resorts and Consumer Products Operations Combined to Create New Hub Where Disney’s Stories, Characters and Franchises Come to Life Kevin Mayer Named Chairman of Direct-to-Consumer and International Segment Bob Chapek Named…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 24, 2016
Destination Imagination Launches “Amazing Invention Photo Challenge” Inspired by Innovative, Sustainable Moana Doll Packaging PASADENA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Disney is inspiring fans to think outside the toy box and help protect the planet in celebration of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Moana,” a film about an adventurous teenager who sails out on a daring mission to save her…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 29, 2016
  GLENDALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Disney Consumer Products and Bandai today unveiled the new global product lineup celebrating Disney∙Pixar’s Finding Dory, debuting theatrically in the U.S. on June 17, 2016. Taking inspiration from the loveable storyline in the film, Bandai has innovatively translated the timeless characters to engaging play experiences for families. “With the beloved characters from…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 29, 2016
Disney-Pixar’s Cars 3 Is Scheduled to Hit Theatres June 16, 2017 EL SEGUNDO, Calif. and GLENDALE, Calif., –– Global toy leader Mattel (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced a renewed relationship with Disney Consumer Products for the Cars franchise, and the upcoming Disney*Pixar film Cars 3.  The agreement gives Mattel continued worldwide rights to manufacture, market and distribute toys and products based on the award-winning Cars franchise…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 13, 2016
Second Wave of Products Reveals Secrets of Rey, Finn, Kylo Ren and more GLENDALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Disney today revealed details of new Star Wars: The Force Awakens products kept under wraps to preserve surprises for fans. With the film now breaking box office records and storylines officially revealed, new toys, collectibles and more are rolling out…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 8, 2015
More than 3,000 retail locations in the U.S. open at midnight to celebrate new ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ products GLENDALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, merchandise inspired by the highly anticipated new movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens launched at retailers around the globe as ‘Force Friday’ officially got underway. Hot off the heels of the 18+…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 17, 2015
Co-Stars of Star Wars™ The Force Awakens John Boyega, Daisy Ridley Surprised Guest On Stage And Gave Away Their Disney Infinity Character Figures To Audience Members   Limited Edition Star Wars™ PlayStation®4 Hardware Bundles Unveiled   New Products and Updates From Across Disney Interactive’s Games Slate Announced   ANAHEIM, Calif. – (August 16, 2015) – Yesterday, during a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 28, 2015
The collection will be available this month in Walmart stores Glendale, Calif. (April 21, 2015) —As excitement builds for the release of the highly-anticipated “Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron,” Disney Consumer Products and Marvel, in collaboration with licensee Entertainment Retail Enterprises (ERE), have created a new range of merchandise inspired by Marvel Super Heroes and celebrating…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 13, 2015
GLENDALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Following American International Toy Fair in New York, Disney Consumer Products (DCP) today announced its 2015 plans for Marvel and its key franchises including The Avengers and Spider-Man. This year will see the roll out one of its biggest-ever licensing programs around Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, expansion in high potential categories including…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 12, 2015
Animated Series Rockets to Become Newest Star on Disney Junior Schedule   Glendale, Calif. (February 11, 2015) –  Ahead of New York Toy Fair, Disney Consumer Products unveiled the innovative toy line from TOMY inspired by Disney Junior’s intergalactic adventure series “Miles from Tomorrowland” which launched last Friday and reached 2.0 million unique Total Viewers…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 25, 2014
PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Global branded play leader Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) today announced a new strategic merchandising relationship with Disney Consumer Products for the globally popular Disney Princess and Frozen properties. The agreement gives Hasbro global rights (excluding Japan) to develop dolls based on Disney Princess stories and characters including Cinderella, Beauty and The Beast,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 22, 2014
  Glendale, Calif. (September 22, 2014) — Disney Consumer Products has unveiled an intergalactic assortment of products celebrating the release of Star Wars Rebels, the new Disney XD animated television series which debuts October 3rd on Disney Channel and continues on Disney XD starting October 13th. With all new exciting adventures and memorable new characters, Star Wars Rebels will introduce…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 13, 2012
As we mentioned last week Daniel is now a married man and he and his new bride are off on their honeymoon in an undisclosed location. So, this week’s episode features another interview conducted a few weeks back at San Diego Comic Con International 2012. This interview is with John Balen, Director of Toys for…

 

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