Cartoon Network has signed a toy deal with Spin Master to manufacture Powerpuff Girls toys for the 2016 reboot of the animated series. The toy deal will allow Spin Master to create toys including plush, figures and playsets, dolls remote control toys, and novelty items. The product range will start rolling out to stores in the 3rd Quarter of 2016.
Pete Yoder, vice president, Cartoon Network Enterprises, North America made this statement in regards with the deal with Spin Master:
“As we build our roster of partners to launch The Powerpuff Girls licensing programme and introduce a new generation of fans to this cherished franchise, Spin Master embodies the qualities we’re looking to infuse into our products. Working together, we’ve seen firsthand the level of innovation and excitement they bring to their products, and we’re confident that through play, The Powerpuff Girls toy line will empower fans of all ages to believe that like Bubbles, Blossom and Buttercup, they, too, can save the world before bedtime.”
Craig Sims, Spin Master’s vice president global licensing also commented about the Powerpuff Girls toy deal:
“The partnership between The Powerpuff Girls and Spin Master strengthens our strategic relationship with Cartoon Network that began with the launch of the award-winning Bakugan brand in 2008 and is the perfect brand to continue pushing the boundaries of fun for our consumers. Together, we’re creating unexpected and highly interactive play experiences you won’t find anywhere else.”