Huffy to Introduce Marvel heroes Bicycles and Scooters
Posted on April 2, 2011
Huffy Corporation has announced a licensing agreement with Marvel Entertainment, to produce products for five popular Marvel properties. Huffy will support Marvel Studios' upcoming Thor, Captain America: The First Avenger, and Marvel Studios' The Avengers movies. Huffy bicycles and scooters for Spider-Man Classic and Marvel Heroes are also in development.
Timing for unveiling the new Huffy bicycles and scooters is based on movie release dates. The Marvel Thor Huffy products are just being released now, in anticipation of the movie release on May 6. The Marvel Captain America: The First Avenger bikes and scooters will be at retailers in early summer, with the movie release on July 22. Consumers will find Huffy products for Marvel Studios' The Avengers movie at retailers in spring 2012. The Spider-Man Classic and Marvel Heroes products from Huffy will be in select retail outlets in mid-2011.