Ben 10 And The Powerpuff Girls At London Toy Fair 2018

Ben 10 And The Powerpuff Girls At London Toy Fair 2018

Ben 10 And The Powerpuff Girls At London Toy Fair 2018

This week (23/01/2018 to 25/01/2018) was the 2018 Toy Fair at the Olympia exhibition centre in London, UK. The annually-held convention is an opportunity for toy manufacturers to promote and demonstrate their latest toys to attract potential retailers and customers. This year, Cartoon Network’s owners – Turner was a sponsor of the event and sponsored a cafe in the exhibition centre during the convention. The master toy licensee for Cartoon Network’s The Powerpuff Girls – Spin Master and distributor for Ben 10 toys for the UK market (on behalf of Playmates Toys) – Flair were also present at the event.

The day before the opening of this year’s Toy Fair, Cartoon Network Enterprises, the product and service licensing division of Cartoon Network already announced a second wave of toys for the newly rebooted Ben 10 animated series. New toys will include Heatblast Rocket Flyer, Diamondhead Power Tank vehicles, Omni-Enhanced figurines and also Omni-Launch battle figurines.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/01/ben-10-toys-wave-two-coming-soon-playmates-toys/

2018 also marks the 20th anniversary of Cartoon Network’s The Powerpuff Girls as a full animated series, alongside new episodes of The Powerpuff Girls this year and the return of the fourth Powerpuff Girl – Bliss, Cartoon Network will continue to license the brand out to clothing and toy manufacturers, retailers and confectioners.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/01/cartoon-network-celebrates-20th-anniversary-of-the-powerpuff-girls-animated-series/

At the Toy Fair, Funko (the manufacturer that makes Funko Pops, which are simplified vinyl figurines of characters from pop-culture), has announced that they’re releasing a Dorbz figure range featuring characters from Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty.

https://www.funko.com/blog/article/london-toy-fair-reveals-rick-and-morty

In other licensing news, Cartoon Network Enterprises and McDonald’s UK have partnered up to offer The Amazing World of Gumball toys in McDonald’s Happy Meals, the promotion is expected to start after the current Pokémon promotion has ended.


https://www.toyfair.co.uk

Ben 10 Toys Wave Two Coming Soon From Playmates Toys

Ben 10 Toys Wave Two Coming Soon From Playmates Toys

Ben 10 Toys Wave Two Coming Soon From Playmates Toys

Tomorrow is the opening day of London Toy Fair 2018 (Tuesday 23rd January to Thursday 25th January) and Cartoon Network and global master toy licensee – Playmates Toys have already announced that they will be releasing a second wave of Ben 10 toys. Wave Two will include a new series of figurines, roleplay-items and vehicles.

Toys that are set to launch later this month include the Heatblast Rocket Flyer, Diamondhead Power Tank vehicles, Omni-Enhanced figurines and also Omni-Launch battle figurines. In the UK, the Ben 10 toys range are distributed by Flair Toys. The second wave of toys expands upon Cartoon Network’s current licensing programme for Ben 10 and to help promote the new toys, there will be an extensive TV and digital advertising campaign.

Regarding the latest Ben 10 toys from Playmates, Graham Saltmarsh, UK and Northern Europe licensing director at Cartoon Network Enterprises EMEA, said:

“We are delighted to be kicking off what is going to be another action-packed year for Ben 10 with the launch of a fantastic new wave of toys. Once again Playmates has done an amazing job capturing all the elements boys love from the show and has translated them into an innovative, engaging and fun toy range that will give kids the chance to live up to their dream of becoming Ben.”

https://playmatestoys.com/brands/ben-10/toys/basic-action-figures/

https://www.toynews-online.biz/licensing/toy-fair-2018-cartoon-network-details-new-wave-toy-line-for-ben-10

http://kidscreen.com/2018/01/22/cartoon-network-launches-more-ben-10-toys/

http://www.licensing.biz/news/read/toy-fair-2018-cartoon-network-details-new-wave-toy-line-for-ben-10/046985

https://www.toyfair.co.uk/