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Bob Ross Makes Mark in Australia, New Zealand

Bob Ross Makes Mark in Australia, New Zealand
Haven will debut its collection of merchandise inspired by “The Joy of Painting” star next year.

Haven has announced plans to bring the license of American painter Bob Ross to the Australian and New Zealand market.

The new agreement will see Haven launch Ross-branded products across various merchandise categories in the regions in 2020. Brand licensing agent Firefly Brand Management will help bring the Ross brand Down Under following partnerships for products including themed sweets.

“We are so pleased to announce Haven’s appointment to represent the Bob Ross brand,” says Cynthia Modders, president, Firefly Brand Management. “It’s an exciting time for us and a fantastic opportunity to expand the huge fan base surrounding Bob Ross throughout Australia and New Zealand.”

Bob Ross was an American painter who earned cult status from his classic PBS series “The Joy of Painting.” The show ran from 1983 to 1994.

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