OVER 150 HOLIDAY THEMED PRODUCTS
Include Limited Edition Raggedy Ann® Doll, Sea Sparkles Merry
Friends™ and PomPom Penguins
Rivera, CA – May 13, 2013 – Aurora World, Inc. (www.auroragift.com) today announced the release of its
2013 Holiday catalog featuring more than 150 original and licensed
holiday-themed plush toys, dolls and gifts. Aurora expanded its core,
best-selling lines including Sea
Sparkles, YooHoo & Friends
and PomPom Penguins and revealed the
highly anticipated, 2,400-piece limited edition Raggedy Ann doll, “Ginger ‘n Spice.”
are pleased to introduce Aurora’s most dynamic and exciting holiday product
offering to date,” says Michael Kessler, Aurora’s SVP of sales and marketing. “We
developed fresh new concepts and expanded top-sellers to go along with our strong
licensed products.” Aurora’s newest holiday products include:
Limited Edition Raggedy Ann Doll – Ginger ‘n Spice: “We are so excited to debut the long-awaited, limited edition
holiday-themed Raggedy Ann doll,” says Kessler. Called “Ginger n’ Spice” (16”,
SRP: $27; 18+ months), this Raggedy Ann doll’s plush red dress complements the
embroidered corduroy apron, satin embellishments and eyelet trims. Each is
handmade and features exquisite detail including fine facial features and yarn
hair with the classic loop style. Kessler says, “This is a limited edition item
-- only 2,400 pieces. We urge our customers to order early.” Each hangtag and
label are individually numbered for authentication.
PomPom Penguins: The festive and plump PomPom Penguins return in 2013 to include all new
styles and sizes. Each huggable assortment features a penguin in either red,
blue, pink or green winter cap (SRP: $7 - $35). The extra large penguin dons
red earmuffs and stands 36 inches tall (SRP: $350); all ages.
Sea Sparkles – Merry Mermaids: Aurora’s hugely popular
Sea Sparkles line shimmers and shines its way into the 2013 holiday season
with an expanded offering to include two new styles of Aurora's popular
mermaid dolls. Meet “Joy” and “Noel,” beautifully dressed in holiday hats
and rich, sparkle fabrics. Each mermaid has long yarn hair and her dress
is accented with a shiny jewel (18”, SRP: $16; all ages).
Holiday YooHoo &
Friends™: Aurora’s most popular plush animal line, YooHoo & Friends (23 million
plus sold), sees an epic expansion for 2013 to include these everyday and
holiday themed YooHoo & Friends. Meet Montee™ Moose, Wuskee™ Husky, Jolley™
Reindeer and Genee™ Penguin. Each YooHoo makes a secret sound when squeezed and
new hangtags describe the character in detail (5”, SRP: $7). Jolley and Genee
also light up and play “Jingle Bells” when squeezed. (5”, SRP: $9; all ages).
products are available in more than 25,000 specialty stores and gift shops
worldwide as well as online at http://shop.auroragift.com.
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Aurora World, Inc. (www.auroragift.com)
is a leading manufacturer and supplier of high quality, competitively priced plush
toys and gifts. Aurora’s name reflects its extensive product lines and growing
influence in the worldwide marketplace, as well as its international
manufacturing, R&D and distribution resources. Founded in 1981, the company
has headquarters in Korea, United States, the United Kingdom and Hong Kong, and
has ascended quickly to become a respected leader in the toy and gift industry.
Aurora created the international plush toy phenomenon - YooHoo & Friends™ -
and its corresponding free, interactive web site (www.yoohoofriends.com),
appealing to young children and tweens alike. The company sells its products
via a wide variety of retailers including major zoos, high-end toy stores such
as Learning Express, top gift chains such as Hallmark and Claire’s as well as
hospital gift shops, fine florists, candy stores and gift/stationery stores
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