Cartoon Network India Celebrates 20th Anniversary Of The Powerpuff Girls
For the 20th anniversary of The Powerpuff Girls and for the international “Empowerpuff” campaign introduced this week, Cartoon Network India has partnered with The Souled Store to announce the country’s first ever “The POW-fect Girls” – which is a list featuring 20 influential woman in India. The 20 powerful women influencers have vocations varying from acting, sports and athletics, social activism, business to entrepreneurship. “The POW-fect Girls” are role-models who have triumphed and made their own way to success.
Also for the show’s 20th anniversary, Cartoon Network India is running a competition for viewers to win a trip for three people to the Cartoon Network Amazone Water Theme Park in Thailand. To enter the competition, CN fans must tag their own Powerpuff Girls Squad, further details will be announced on Cartoon Network APAC’s (Asia-Pacific) Facebook page and also The Souled Store’s own Instagram and Facebook pages. The Souled Store is an online pop-culture retailer in India that also sells Powerpuff Girls merchandise.
Commenting on the show’s 20th anniversary, Siddharth Jain, Managing Director of Turner India said:
“We at Cartoon Network are thrilled to celebrate the milestone journey of The Powerpuff Girls – the most enduring and one of the top grossing franchises of all times. Over the years, The Powerpuff Girls have inspired and entertained fans across the globe with its distinct characters, adventure-comedy and its pop-culture influence across storylines. Our focus and strategy has always been to keep our fans at the forefront. In line with that thought, the 20-year anniversary, will see ardent fans join us to revel in nostalgia and celebrate the splendid journey of The Powerpuff Girls.”
Vikram Sharma, Vice President of Cartoon Network Enterprises Asia Pacific also added:
“After two awesome crime-fighting decades, this super-cute/super-fierce trio is showing no signs of putting their feet up. This franchise juggernaut continues to engage multiple demos- Kid, Tween and Adult alike on multiple platforms. Our fantastic partnership with The Souled Store is just one of many in the coming months to get our Powerpuff Girls fans in India excited and they can look forward to a wide range of product launches across categories.”