Vandor Adds Sesame Street License to Lineup

Company also introduces bamboo products and expands drinkware assortment
June 30, 2015Allison Zisko

Sesame StreetSesame Street totes and drinkware
SALT LAKE CITY-Vandor is adding Sesame Street tableware and a line of eco-friendly cups and plates made of bamboo to its portfolio of licenses , and is extending its drinkware offerings.

The Sesame Street license includes all-time favorite Muppet characters, Elmo, Big Bird, Cookie Monster and Oscar the Grouch, who will be featured on Vandor’s regular and insulated shopper totes, 14- and 18-ounce Tritan water bottles and oval-shaped 18-ounce ceramic mugs.

Vandor’s new line of bamboo cup and plate sets is made from bamboo fiber and corn starch. Licenses featured on four-cup sets are Star Wars, Disney/Mickey and Friends, My Little Pony and Marvel. There is also a child’s dinnerware set which includes a My Little Pony plate, bowl, mug and utensils.

Vandor’s line of drinkware for home and travel is being extended as well. Heat reactive ceramic mugs, which change design when a hot beverage is added, are being introduced in a 20-ounce size. Licenses featured on these mugs include Mickey Mouse and My Little Pony.

“This summer, we are excited to add a license with universal appeal and to offer bamboo products for people who would prefer this alternative,” said Lynn Keller, Vandor’s licensing director.

Allison ZiskoAllison Zisko | Managing Editor/Tabletop Editor
azisko@hfnmag.com

After 15 years of covering the tabletop industry, Allison Zisko is still as enthusiastic as ever about the dinnerware, glassware and flatware categories. An in-depth analysis of how the category works intrigues her just as much as the latest fashion trends. As managing editor, Allison oversees the daily e-newsletter and works behind the scenes to help produce the print issue each month. She also directs HFN’s housewares coverage and covers the cutlery category. An avid reader, Allison is eager to talk to anyone and everyone about the latest book they are reading.

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