Munich, March 2017
A wide array of new products are about to be released for „Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir” in Germany. Miraculous, from Zag Animation Studios, with offices in Paris and Los Angeles, started last May with sensational ratings on Disney Channel and was able to climb even higher in its role as an extremely popular TV-format during the winter program. With breathtaking ratings amongst children aged 3-13 “Miraculous” is reaching a market share of more than 30%, confirming it is one of the audience’s absolute favorites. The success of the show on TV is driving a comprehensive licensing program.
The eye-catching red and black color-scheme of Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir – was already a great success at retail with first products selling through quickly over Christmas at German toy stores. Throughout the Nuremberg toy fair Miraculous could be observed as one of the new, promising trends on many booths.
The license was able to convince a number of partners, inspiring a broad program and starting this summer additional newly developed products are available at retail. Besides master toy parnter Bandai there will be costumes of Rubies and balls, sleeping bags and tents of John.
In addition to the episodes being available on DVDs or as audio story telling from Edel:Kids, fans of the TV show will particularly be thrilled to get the magazine of Panini, answering further questions about the brand and satisfying their thirst for knowledge. Books of ars Edition and activity titles of Nelson complete the considerable publishing line. Back to School cones of Nestler and trading cards of Topps further complement the line.
Anyone wanting to slip into bed with Ladybug or Cat Noir can look forward to the bed linen sets of Skybrands and Santex is the first apparel company we are able to announce. The extensive product line of health and beauty items of Beauty & Care, including a detailed, sophisticated 3D bath soap botte in the shape of the heroine Ladybug promises already to be one of the absolute highlights of the licensing program. Adding to this, KTN Dr. Neuberger is creating a line of accessories and toy cosmetics.
Various additional partners can be announced soon. Staring with 2018 first promotions of notable brands will reach the German retail scape.
Contact us now, if you are interested in participating in the success of this license.
Team! Licensing represents „Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir”, in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
ABOUT MIRACULOUS™ – Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir
The time is now. The city is Paris. Two amazing heroes, Ladybug and Cat Noir, stand to protect its citizens against evildoers. But can this uncanny duo continue to keep their city safe from ne’er-do-well and get their homework in on time?! That’s right. Ladybug and Cat Noir are actually Marinette and Adrien, two young students with super-secret lives filled with super-awesome excitement and a fair bit of young love!
ZAG is a 360° company specializing in kids and family entertainment franchises.
The company was founded by Jeremy Zag with a clear and ambitious vision: create iconic and inspirational heroes with powers that you’ve never seen before. Since 2009, ZAG has produced more than 200 half-hours of original TV content for 120 territories, partnering with different broadcasters, networks & Global master toy partners like Disney, Nickelodeon, Bandai, Playmates Toys.
Lately, ZAG launched the worldwide phenomenon Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir, (developed in collaboration with Disney, TF1, TOEI Animation, Method Animation, Samg and Bandai) and Zak Storm, the super pirate adventure developed with Ben10 and BIG HERO 6 creators, ‘’The Man of Action Studios’’ & Bandai.
ZAG’s multiple divisions includes a TV department, a feature film division and a consumer product department.
Visit us at www.zag-inc.com, www.miraculousladybug.com