Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) February 24, 2013
With several new iconic brands added to its roster, Vandor helps fans around the world celebrate their love for pop culture. Vandor, a licensed consumer goods leader, has obtained new licenses to create high quality products for the TRANSFORMERS brand, the My LITTLE PONY brand, Curious George and Ford Motor Company.
Vandor officials also expect items from a new line of collapsible water bottles to be some of 2013’s hottest sellers. The most popular designs include characters from Star Wars, Hello Kitty and My Little Pony.
“We are excited to be adding these new brands to our already extensive line of offerings,” said Tom Russo, CEO of Vandor. “Transformers, My Little Pony and Curious George are all childhood favorites that have had major staying power across several generations. While the creation of Ford Motor Company has played an important role in American history and is among the most recognizable brands in the world.”
The TRANSFORMERS brand from Hasbro features the epic battle between the heroic AUTOBOTS and the menacing DECEPTICONS. Throughout its nearly 30 year history, the brand has been immortalized in action figures, multiple television shows including the current TRANSFORMERS PRIME animated series, comic books, major motion pictures and more. Vandor helps fans celebrate the past and future of the TRANSFORMERS brand with new product offerings that include large shopper totes, collapsible water bottles, ceramic mugs, acrylic cups with straws and tin totes.
With more than 100 million ponies sold since 1981, the My LITTLE PONY brand has inspired fans around the world with its positive messages of kindness and the magic of friendship. The My LITTLE PONY brand product line brings these messages home with a collapsible water bottle, large shopper tote, ceramic mug, tin tote and acrylic cup with straw.
For more than 70 years, children and adults have delighted in the adventures of Curious George in his best-selling book series. Now Curious George has brought his inquisitive nature to PBS KIDS as the star of a top-rated television series that inspires kids to use their own curiosity to explore science, math and engineering in the world around them. The Curious George television series is currently rated No. 1 with kids 2-5, and 2013 will see the debut of all-new Curious George Spring and Halloween specials on DVD. Vandor has a large shopper tote, collapsible water bottle, ceramic mug, tin tote, acrylic cup with straw and wood wall clock sure to appeal to Curious George fans young and old.
Ford Motor Company is an American legend and one of the world's most recognized brands. More than 100 years ago, Henry Ford wanted to make owning an automobile something accessible to everyone, not just the wealthy. Today the company has produced more than 300 million vehicles. Ford has created a powerful connection to fans with its popular blue oval logo. Fans will appreciate Vandor’s acrylic travel cup, plastic travel mug, set of four glasses, ceramic shot glass and ceramic mug with the traditional Ford and Built Ford Tough logos.
All of Vandor’s new products will be on display at major gift markets and industry shows throughout the year. A catalog is available by calling 1-800-755-5966 or by emailing sales (at) vandorproducts (dot) com.
About Vandor, LLC – Where Legends Live!
For more than 50 years, Vandor has been making retro cool with the creation of hip and functional products for fans of all ages. We pride ourselves on setting new standards in the design and marketing of licensed consumer goods that uphold the integrity of legendary properties. With an A-list roster of evergreen cultural icons – including The Simpsons, Star Wars, Elvis Presley, Marvel Comics, Hello Kitty, The Beatles, Marilyn Monroe, Barbie, DC Comics, and many more – Vandor delivers a variety of innovative, trendsetting products that appeal to all generations. Vandor creates about 100 new designs annually and distributes all its products through major national retailers and e-tailers, as well as the independent giftware channel. Vandor has headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah, with offices in Hong Kong, China and the Philippines. For more information: http://www.vandorproducts.com or 1-800-755-5966.
Hasbro, Inc. is a branded play company providing children and families around the world with a wide-range of immersive entertainment offerings based on the Company's world class brand portfolio. From toys and games, to television programming, motion pictures, digital gaming and a comprehensive licensing program, Hasbro strives to delight its global customers with innovative, well-known and beloved brands such as TRANSFORMERS, LITTLEST PET SHOP, NERF, PLAYSKOOL, MY LITTLE PONY, G.I. JOE, MAGIC: THE GATHERING and MONOPOLY. The Company’s Hasbro Studios develops and produces television programming for markets around the world. The Hub TV Network is part of a multi-platform joint venture between Hasbro and Discovery Communications, in the U.S. Through the Company's deep commitment to corporate social responsibility, including philanthropy, Hasbro is helping to build a safe and sustainable world for future generations and to positively impact the lives of millions of children and families every year. It has been recognized for its efforts by being named one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies” and is ranked as one of Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s “100 Best Corporate Citizens.” Learn more at http://www.hasbro.com.
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Curious George television series merchandise © Universal Studios. Curious George and related characters, created by Margret and H. A. Rey, are copyrighted and trademarked by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company and used under license. Licensed by Universal Studios Licensing LLC. All rights reserved.