Cult film fetes 30 years with new apparel, novelty products and more.
new licensees include:
Trademark Products for apparel in the U.K.;
Zen Monkey Studios for apparel in the U.S.;
Truffle Shuffle for apparel, ceramics, bags and prints in the U.K.;
Funko for figurines;
River Horse for board games in the U.S., Canada and select territories in Europe and Asia Pacific;
Card Corporation for debit cards in the U.S. and Canada;
Toy Vault for plush, novelty and games in the U.S.;
Boom Entertainment for worldwide publishing;
Trevco for apparel, bedding and home in the U.S.;
Ripple Junction for apparel, posters and pins in the U.S., Canada and U.K.; and
Insight Editions for publishing in the U.S.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is also on board with a limited engagement theatrical run through Fathom Events. The film, newly restored in 4K, will be shown in select movie theaters throughout the U.S. on Sept. 11 and Sept. 14.
Additionally, retail partners supporting the film’s 30th anniversary celebration include Hot Topic, Art.com, SevenTimesSix.com and Zulily.
dedicated fan base continues to grow year after year and with the 30th anniversary celebration gathering steam, we are seeing consumer demand for new products and an increase in sales,” says Sam Martin, vice president, global consumer products, The Jim Henson Company. “Today’s fans, both young and old, will be able to extend their
experience with the array of new products available at retail this
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