Shepperton Design Studios unveils Stormtrooper range as licensing programme grows from strength to strength
Shepperton Design Studios’ licensee Thumbs Up (UK) Ltd will be unveiling their Andrew Ainsworth Stormtrooper products at the forthcoming Pulse tradeshow (15-17th May, London Olympia). The range of fun, decorative and practical products all inspired by the original, iconic Stormtrooper costume, includes lighting, glassware (including whisky decanters), ceramics, mobile protection and charging, perfectly suited to the target consumer.
In addition to Thumbs Up, Shepperton Design Studios’ licensees now include Corsair Toiletries (toiletries and EDT), Gemma International (greeting cards and giftwrap), and uniquely designed apparel with Trademark currently on sale in fashion retailer, Next.
“The Shepperton Design Studios licensed products honour the breakthrough design of the Stormtrooper, remaining true to the original making them attractive to a mature, loyal demographic looking for authentic products” said Adam Bass of licensing agency Golden Goose who have developed the Shepperton Design Studios licensing programme.
Andrew Ainsworth, creator of the original film props said “we’re very excited to be launching an extensive collection of authentic Shepperton Design Studios licensed products featuring our famous Stormtrooper costume, we can’t wait for them to be on the market to satisfy the enormous consumer demand for original products.”