Cartoon Network Enterprises Announces New Product Licensees, New Powerpuff Girls, Ben 10, Steven Universe And We Bare Bears Merchandise Coming Soon

Cartoon Network Enterprises Announces New Product Licensees, New Powerpuff Girls, Ben 10, Steven Universe And We Bare Bears Merchandise Coming Soon

During this week (Tuesday 22nd to Thursday 24th May) was the 2018 Licensing Expo in Las Vegas and Cartoon Network Enterprises has been busy making deals and have added some new product licensees for some of its most popular properties such as the The Powerpuff Girls, We Bare Bears and Adventure Time.

The Powerpuff Girls is celebrating its 20th anniversary as a full series this year, with the promise of new episodes, events and products that will continue into next year. In terms of new product licensing partnerships for Cartoon Network’s The Powerpuff Girls property, Champion has made a deal to launch a limited-edition collection in fleece and heritage silhouettes which will be released in Autumn 2018. Mondo Tees will introduces a range of Powerpuff Girls themed pins and high-end print and Mattel will launch a Powerpuff Girls Barbie fashions range which will be available worldwide ready for Christmas 2018.

In Latin America, Brazilian flip-flop sandals brand – Havaianas will be releasing Powerpuff Girls themed products for kids and adults from July this year. During this month, personal-care products company – Cremer will launch a range of Powerpuff Girls products. Personalised book company – Dentro da Historia will be launching personalised Powerpuff Girls children’s books this month. Coconut water brand – Amazonia will be launching a Powerpuff Girls themed drink very soon.

Over in EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa), there will be more Powerpuff Girls themed clothing. Cartoon Network Enterprises has made deals with Sabrina Pilewicz (women’s handbags in Poland), Undiz (nightwear and underwear in France, Germany, Poland, Spain, Russia and the Middle East) and Textiss (a nightwear and underwear product-line in France). British fashion designer Katie Eary will launch a premium clothing collection available worldwide this Autumn, the same collection was unveiled at London Fashion Week in February. Bizuu will be introducing a new Powerpuff Girls athleisure collection in Poland.

In a statement regarding the new Powerpuff Girls products, Pete Yoder, Vice President of Cartoon Network Enterprises for North America said:

“Fans have been following the adventures of The Powerpuff Girls for 20 years and with these fresh new products, they can continue to showcase their passion for the brand. All of our partners captured the Powfactor of this enduring brand, and we are thrilled to share this milestone anniversary with them.”

For Cartoon Network’s Ben 10, FAB Starpoint has signed up to produce Ben 10 themed backpacks. For We Bare Bears, appropriately named skateboard apparel and accessories – Grizzly Griptape has signed up as a licensee, Toy Factory has made a deal to produce plush toys, Funko has made a deal to make We Bare Bears Funko POP! vinyl figures and Concept One Accessories has agreed to offer We Bare Bears accessories, luggage and bags.

PopSockets has signed up to offer Steven Universe accessories, while Accutime has made a deal to expand its Adventure Time watch range.

http://worldscreen.com/tvkids/new-lm-partnerships-for-the-powerpuff-girls/

http://kidscreen.com/2018/05/23/cartoon-network-assembles-more-licensing-partners/

https://www.licensing.biz/entertainment/mattel-readies-new-range-of-the-powerpuff-girls-inspired-barbie-fashions

Cartoon Network PromaxBDA Global Excellence Awards 2018 Nominations

Cartoon Network PromaxBDA Global Excellence Awards 2018 Nominations

Cartoon Network PromaxBDA Global Excellence Awards 2018 Nominations

For this year’s PromaxBDA Global Excellence Awards, Cartoon Network has received several nominations for the work produced by its presentation teams from around the world, including EMEA (Europe Middle East and Africa), Asia-Pacific and Latin American teams. The PromaxBDA Global Excellence Awards is an annual event that celebrates the very best of international entertainment marketing and design.

For this year’s awards, Cartoon Network has dominated the Children’s Programme Campaign category with four out of six nominations, for Cartoon Network EMEA’s Unikitty! new show launch campaign, for Cartoon Network Asia-Pacific’s Pair Up and Ben 10 campaigns and for Cartoon Network Africa’s The Biggest Event In The Universe April Fools’ joke campaign.

This year’s award ceremony will be held at the New York Midtown Hilton on Thursday 14th June 2018.

A list of all of this year’s PromaxBDA Global Excellence Awards nominations can be viewed on the link below.

https://promaxbda.org/docs/default-source/pdfs/2018-ge-finalist-guide_v2.pdf

Cartoon Network PromaxBDA Global Excellence Awards 2018 Nominations List

Brand Integration Campaign Show Promo

Cartoon Network and Havaianas
Cartoon Network Latin America (Brazil)

Micro Video Content

The Amazing World Of Gumball Christmas
Cartoon Network EMEA

Best Social Cause Spot

Cartoon Network Buddy Network 2018
Cartoon Network EMEA

Program Spot (Children)

Mighty Magiswords – Quest Gem Swords Repeat
Cartoon Network EMEA

Clarence – Clarence Vision
Cartoon Network EMEA

Program Campaign (Children)

Unikitty! Launch
Cartoon Network EMEA

Pair Up (We Bare Bears and The Powerpuff Girls)
Turner Asia-Pacific

The Biggest Event In The Universe
Turner Creative Africa

Ben 10
Turner Asia-Pacific

On-Air Stunt Promotion

The Biggest Event In The Universe
Turner Creative Africa

Use Of Original Music/Score

Pair Up (We Bare Bears and The Powerpuff Girls)
Turner Asia-Pacific

https://promaxbda.org/awards/current-awards/2018-promotion-marketing-and-design-global-excellence-awards