Galleon inks deal with Trends UK

Trends takes on exclusive distribution rights for Skunk Fu! Toy range.
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The collection is due to hit shelves from Q1 2009 and Galleon will support the launch with marketing initiatives including a national TV campaign through February.

The distribution deal with Trends follows the exclusive deal in the US with Zizzle Toys. The range has been developed by Croco Worldwide, Galleon’s toy division.

Adrian Whyles, business development manager for Galleon said: “Skunk Fu! has been a bit performing show in the UK and we are delighted to be working with such a talented company as Trends UK, who offer the best opportunity to ensure the success of the Skunk Fu! toy line.”

Lee Clowes, Trends UK MD, said: “Skunk Fu! Is capturing a whole generation of young fans and we’re thrilled to have been chosen to distribute the Skunk Fu! Toy line in the UK.

"The success the television show has had on the BBC is unprecedented and we look forward to making the range available to the UK fans.”

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