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

DHX Media’s And Cartoon Network USA’s New Mega Man Animated Series Title Revealed: Mega Man: Fully Charged

DHX Media's And Cartoon Network USA's New Mega Man Animated Series Title Revealed: Mega Man: Fully Charged

DHX Media’s And Cartoon Network USA’s New Mega Man Animated Series Title Revealed: Mega Man: Fully Charged

According to the summer 2018 edition of Licensing Source Book Europe magazine which is about Licensing Expo 2018 in Las Vegas, it mentions the full title of DHX Media’s upcoming Mega Man animated series – Mega Man: Fully Charged. According to the online publication, the show will premiere on Cartoon Network USA sometime this autumn. Jakks Pacific has already been signed up as master toy licensee and will produce a range of toys based on the new show. At Licensing Expo 2018, DHX Media will be at booth #G204. The convention will be held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas between 22nd and 24th May. Cartoon Network Enterprises will also be attending the same event and will be at booth #D170.

Synopsis of Mega Man: Fully Charged from the DHX Media website:

Aki Light is a regular, upbeat, robot schoolboy. He lives in the futuristic world of Silicon City, co-inhabited by robots and humans. But this robot boy has a secret… Deep within his programming lie protocols that can transform him into the powerful hero, Mega Man! When the villainous Sgt. Night and his evil team of Robot Masters emerge with ill-intentions, Mega Man dedicates himself to protecting the citizens of Silicon City. Equipped with his Mega Buster arm cannon and the ability to absorb the powers of his opponents, he bravely battles the wickedest of villains. In this brand new series inspired by the iconic Mega Man video game, comical, action-packed adventures abound as we follow the journey of Aki Light and his alter-ego, Mega Man, as he strives to balance life as an ordinary robot boy AND an amazing superhero.

More info about Mega Man: Fully Charged here: https://www.regularcapital.com/2017/04/mega-man-animated-series-coming-soon-to-cartoon-network-usa/

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/05/cartoon-network-enterprises-launches-its-most-ambitious-campaign-yet-ready-for-licensing-expo-2018/

http://www.rockman-corner.com/2018/05/new-mega-man-cartoon-retitled-to-mega.html

https://issuu.com/maxpublishing/docs/vegas_lsb_2018_optimized/62

http://www.dhxmedia.com/brands/

http://www.licensingsource.net/

Cartoon Network Enterprises Launches Its Most Ambitious Campaign Yet Ready For Licensing Expo 2018

Cartoon Network Enterprises Launches Its Most Ambitious Campaign Yet Ready For Licensing Expo 2018

Cartoon Network Enterprises Launches Its Most Ambitious Trade Campaign Yet Ready For Licensing Expo 2018

Cartoon Network’s merchandising and product licensing division – Cartoon Network Enterprises has been preparing for Licensing Expo 2018 with its most ambitious and creative trade marketing campaign yet. Cartoon Network Enterprises has made posters for three of its most licensed brands – Ben 10, The Powerpuff Girls and Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty. The posters feature merchandise laid out and arranged in the shape of a face belonging to a main character from each of the three shows. CNE’s Ben 10 poster features Four Arms face, the Powerpuff Girls poster has Buttercup’s face and the Rick and Morty poster has merchandise laid out in the shape of Rick’s face. The campaign has been featured on PromaxBDA’s website, an organisation that celebrates high-quality campaigns and branding produced by the entertainment marketing industry.

Ben 10 is Cartoon Network’s top grossing brand worldwide, the series brings in around $5 billion in global retail sales each year and has been a highly popular licensed action toy brand for young boys. The Powerpuff Girls is one of Cartoon Network’s oldest and most successful shows, the animated series is celebrating its 20th anniversary and CNE has been marketing the brand toward girls and young woman with a licensed portfolio of toys, clothing and accessories. Rick and Morty is currently Adult Swim’s flagship animated series and has been a hit worldwide, it’s also Cartoon Network Enterprises’ fastest growing brand.

Cartoon Network Enterprises will be at Licensing Expo 2018, which will be held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas between 22nd and 24th May. CNE will be located at booth #D170 at the convention. Other important brands CNE will be promoting at Licensing Expo 2018 include Steven Universe, We Bare Bears and Adventure Time.

https://licensing18.mapyourshow.com/7_0/exhibitor/exhibitor-details.cfm?ExhID=12401

http://brief.promaxbda.org/index.php/article/cartoon-network-celebrates-fandom-with-show-merchandise