Kinkade Branches Out with Multiplatform Launch

Andrews McMeel Universal teamed up with Thomas Kinkade on a multiplatform product launch. Andrews McMeel Universal will utilize its three affiliated companies—AMP, uclick, and Universal Press Syndicate—to create a range of products. AMP will create a line of calendars; uclick will come to market with mobile wallpapers and screensavers; and Universal Press Syndicate will introduce kids to Kinkade's artwork through Kolorful Kids, a weekly syndicated column featuring a variety of interactive artistic activities.