In preparation for the theatrical launch of Puffin Rock and The New Buddies, Cartoon Saloon Model Growth not too long ago inked a number of new offers with licensing companions to fabricate stationery merchandise, plush, graphic novels, pin units, and extra impressed by its roster of children’ leisure. As a division of the five-time Academy Award-winning Irish animation studio, Cartoon Saloon, the model growth staff plans to supply licensed merchandise from titles comparable to Puffin Rock, The Irish Folklore Trilogy, and My Father’s Dragon.
At this yr’s Licensing Expo, the studio is ready to showcase its new model, Foolish Sundays, to potential companions in toys, publishing, attire, and equipment.
Cartoon Saloon will provide sustainable merchandise for shoppers by partnering with eco-design producer GreenRe for a line of stationery merchandise to be distributed throughout North America, the UK, Eire, Australia, and New Zealand. Canadian kids’s boutique Snuggly Fig will create a clothes line made out of bamboo for Cartoon Saloon’s North American viewers, whereas Worth Add Video games will convey an academic board recreation to Europe.
Worth Video games and GreenRe be part of present companions Little Brown Younger Readers, Xist Publishing, Pinfinity, Gallery Nucleus, and Tendencies Worldwide to fabricate merchandise impressed by Cartoon Saloon’s film, The Irish Folklore Trilogy.
“As we head into Licensing Expo, we’re excited to have such high-quality companions on board throughout our manufacturers, and we stay up for sharing additional info there on our evergreen properties with our present and potential companions,” says Brian Tyrrell, Common Supervisor of Cartoon Saloon Model Growth.
The studio additionally partnered with Titans Comics and Abram Books to distribute graphic novels and books impressed by the Annie Award-nominated Netflix unique movie, My Father’s Dragon. A line of My Father’s Dragon plush toys may also be obtainable for followers.
The Toy E book and sister publication The Pop Insider may also be in attendance at Licensing Expo subsequent month. Come by Sales space No. N249 to satisfy the staff and seize a 2023 Licensing & Leisure Challenge of The Toy E book and our spring subject of The Pop Insider.
To register to attend Licensing Expo 2023 at no cost, go to www.licensingexpo.com.