Star Wars top of the tables
Royal Selangor collaborates with The Walt Disney Company for an epic collection to commemorate Star Wars
Malaysian luxury pewter specialist Royal Selangor has announced collaboration with The Walt Disney Company South East Asia to develop a collection to commemorate STAR WARS, one of the most successful movie franchises of all time and a worldwide popular culture phenomenon.
"Star Wars has made a huge cultural impact on at least two generations of moviegoers. It is an honour to be working with Disney to immortalise the characters from this incredible franchise says Yong Yoon Li, Executive Director of Royal Selangor International.
This collaboration marks 2015 as a very exciting year for the brand, having recently launched its first UK flagship store in the London this Summer to celebrate its 130th anniversary.
The collaboration will see Royal Selangor introducing Star Wars-themed luxury pewter merchandise and accessories over the next three years, with the first line-up to be launched in the UK in October 2015. The launch in October will include Limited Edition figurines as well as collectibles such as cufflinks, flash drives, tumblers and tankards and will be available from the recently opened UK flagship store at 261 King’s Road, London, selected retailers and royalselangor.com.
“We are focused on creating compelling, creative and quality products and experiences that provide Star Wars fans another avenue to engage with and immerse in their favourite stories and characters. We work with best- in-class brands like Royal Selangor to fulfil and exceed fans’ expectations every time,” said Gan Lay Koon, Director of Retail and Licensing of The Walt Disney Company, Malaysia and Singapore.”
Royal Selangor has also received the rights to distribute the Star Wars collection internationally across several countries, including Australia, Brunei, Singapore, Indonesia, Hong Kong, China as well as the United Kingdom.
The collection will be available in the UK from October 2015, from the newly opened Royal Selangor UK flagship store, www.royalselangor.com
and selected retailers nationwide.