ST. LOUIS - Nov. 3, 2014 // PRNewswire // - Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE: BBW) announced today the addition of a Disney Frozen collection to its holiday season lineup. Build-A-Bear Workshop® is offering an exclusive plush collection featuring three of the film's leading characters: Olaf, Elsa and Anna.
These cool new characters have arrived in-store and online at buildabear.com. Disney's Frozen celebrates the sisterly bond between Anna and Elsa, and how the power of true love can thaw a frozen heart. Build-A-Bear Workshop also allows children to warm the hearts of their favorite characters during the traditional heart ceremony. As they make their new plush friends, Guests can add a pre-recorded sound that features one of three songs made popular by the film or add their own personal message on a Build-A-Sound® recordable chip.
"Disney's Frozen celebrates overcoming one's fears and the power of family," said Gina Collins, chief marketing officer of Build-A-Bear Workshop. "Build-A-Bear Workshop provides Guests with an interactive, emotional family experience as they bring their favorite Frozen characters to life through our products. Children can engage in our signature heart ceremony, add special wishes to these beloved characters and personalize their new friend with the many options we offer in our stores."
Build-A-Bear's new Frozen collection includes:
Founded in St. Louis in 1997, Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. is the only global company that offers an interactive make-your-own stuffed animal retail-entertainment experience. There are approximately 400 Build-A-Bear Workshop stores worldwide, including company-owned stores in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Canada, the United Kingdom and Ireland, and franchise stores in Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East, and Mexico. The company was named to the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® list for the sixth year in a row in 2014. Build-A-Bear Workshop (NYSE:BBW) posted total revenue of $379.1 million in fiscal 2013. For more information, call 888.560.BEAR (2327) or visit the Investor Relations section of its website at buildabear.com®.
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