This article is a submitted press release.
The Jim Henson Company and Toy Vault, maker of plush toys and collectables, have renewed their longstanding licensing partnership.
Under the agreement, Toy Vault will continue to produce and expand on the current line of toys and collectables based on and featuring characters from highly well-known properties such as The Dark Crystal, Labyrinth, Farscape along with Fraggle Rock. Categories covered by the agreement include plush, pins, board games and puzzles (excluding plush for Fraggle Rock).
“I am very excited and honored to be working with the legendary team at The Jim Henson Company to bring several of their most popular franchises to life in new and exciting ways” says Derek Osborne, Director of Toy Vault.
“Toy Vault has proven to be an excellent partner for our beloved legacy properties, bringing fresh ideas to the products they create and a quality that our loyal fans expect. Under this renewed agreement, there are sure to be even more exciting collectibles to come!” said Melissa Segal, [title].
CEO of Webbed Sphere, parent company to Toy Vault, John Ward had this to say, “I’m extremely excited for Toy Vault’s continued partnership with The Jim Henson Company bringing collectibles from all of their fantastic franchises into the hands of all of their fans!”
About the Jim Henson Company:
The Jim Henson Company has remained a leader in family entertainment for over 60 years and is recognized as an innovator in puppetry, animatronics, and digital animation. Best known as creators of the world-famous Muppets, Henson has received over 50 Emmy Awards and nine Grammy Awards. Henson’s most recent television credits include Fraggle Rock: Rock On! for Apple TV+, and the critically acclaimed Netflix Original series The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, along with the Emmy®-nominated productions Splash and Bubbles (PBS), Dinosaur Train (PBS), Sid the Science Kid (PBS), and Julie’s Greenroom (Netflix), as well as Word Party (Netflix), Dot. (Universal Kids /Hulu), and Doozers (Hulu/ Sprout). Previous productions include Fraggle Rock, The Storyteller, and the sci-fi series Farscape for TV, and the feature films The Star (Sony Pictures Animation), Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (Disney), as well as The Dark Crystal, Labyrinth, MirrorMask, and Jim Henson’s Turkey Hollow. The Company is currently in production on the upcoming series Earth to Ned for Disney+, Guillermo Del Toro’s Pinocchio for Netflix, and a reboot of Fraggle Rock for Apple TV+.
About Toy Vault:
Founded in 1998, Toy Vault has a long history of creating unique and collectable products, and Plush toys. Founded to fulfill a need for high quality Plush toys and collectables based on well known and loved properties, Toy Vault has worked with some of the most beloved and respected brands in pop culture.