Preschoolers across the U.S. and Canada can now “unwrap” a world of surprise and adventure as toys inspired by the hit series Pikwik Pack launch today at mass retailers Walmart, Target and Amazon. Produced by animation powerhouse Guru Studio, Pikwik Pack follows four adorable animal friends as they work together to deliver magical surprises to the kind citizens of their bustling town.
The new line of toys from Playmates Toys include a collection of figures and vehicles, and are now available on Walmart.com, Target.com and on Amazon.
Pikwik Pack storybooks by Scholastic Publishing are also launching this month on Amazon, with Target set to launch the collection online later this year.
The full product lineup includes:
Pikwik Pack Figure 2-Pack Assortment
Axel’s Truck Vehicle with Off-Road Axel
Tibor’s Train Vehicle with Conductor Tibor
Working Together Is Better Storybook
Suki Goes with the Flow Storybook
“From its loveable characters to engaging storyline, Pikwik Pack fits perfectly into our core preschool business,” said Karl Aaronian, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Playmates Toys. “It’s great to work closely with Guru Studio and the growing young brand.”
“We’ve seen tremendous demand for Pikwik Pack toys ever since the show first launched,” said Jonathan Abraham, VP of Sales and Business Development at Guru Studio. “ We’re excited to finally deliver these incredible toys and books into the hands of our fans.”
Season 1 is now streaming on Hulu in the U.S, and in Canada the series is broadcast weekly on Treehouse. Other international broadcasters on board include Tiny Pop in the UK, and Disney+ in Australia and New Zealand. Later this year the show is set to launch on Super RTL in Germany, YLE in Finland, Canal Panda in Portugal and Spain, HOP in Israel, Minimini+ in Poland, Channel 5 in Singapore, Gloobhino in Brazil, and Disney Channel in Korea and India.
Pikwik Pack recently received three nominations for this year’s Canadian Screen Awards, including Best Pre-School Program, Best Direction, Animation, and Best Original Music, Animation.