CPLG Inks DTR Deals with Forbidden Planet
CPLG has signed a raft of direct-to-retail deals with retailer Forbidden Planet to launch collections for Archie Comics, Lionsgate’s Hellboy and “Life is Strange.”
Forbidden Planet’s first range of Archie Comics products will focus on the “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” comics series. The collection spans apparel, gifting and accessories that will launch into U.K. stores and on Forbidden Planet’s website in April 2019.
Lionsgate’s Hellboy, which hits theaters April 12 in the U.K. and U.S., is based on the “Hellboy” comic books. Forbidden Planet will expand its “Hellboy” product range to include apparel, accessories and gifting items inspired by the upcoming film that will roll out into stores February through April.
Forbidden Planet will also release a range of “Life is Strange” products based on the popular video game. Products, which will span apparel, accessories and gifting, will be available beginning April.