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STAR WARS Kylo Ren™ rope wrap dog toy: $12.99
STAR WARS Kylo Ren™ egg dog toy: $7.99
STAR WARS BB-8™ bobble and crackle ball cat toys: $4.99
STAR WARS Captain Phasma™ egg dog toy: $7.99
STAR WARS Captain Phasma™ rope wrap dog toy: $12.99
Petco Celebrates Force Friday with Midnight Release of New
Star Wars™ Pet Fans Collection™ Characters
Exclusive Toys Feature the Newest Additions to the Star Wars Universe –
Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma and BB-8
San Diego (September 4, 2015) – Petco debuted five new products as part of their Star Wars™ Pet Fans Collection™ at midnight, Sept. 4, in honor of “Force Friday.” The new Petco toys, exclusively available at Petco.com/StarWars, feature the latest characters in the Star Warsgalaxy, including the mysterious new villain Kylo Ren, First Order warrior Captain Phasma andsmart droid BB-8.
“Response to the highly anticipated Star Wars Pet Fans Collection has been exceptional,” said Rebecca Frechette, Senior Vice President, Merchandising for Petco. “We’re thrilled to be a part of the Force Friday global event and bring these new characters to life for our furry fans and their pet parents.”
The first two collections of Star Wars Pet Fans Collection debuted at Petco, Petco.com and Unleashed by Petco in May and August 2015. Exclusive products will continue to be released this month, and continuing in November 2015 and January 2016.
In addition to these three new characters, the Star Wars Pet Fans Collection features an assortment of product inspired by classic Star Wars characters, including: Han Solo™, Darth Vader™, Princess Leia™, Chewbacca™, Yoda™, Ewok™, R2-D2™, C-3PO™, Boba Fett™, Stormtrooper™, Jabba the Hutt™, Jawa™, Death Star™, AT-AT™, Darth Maul™, Wampa™ and X-Wing Fighter™, among others.
The popular collection, which ranges in price from $4.99 to $49.99, includes toys, collars, leashes, pet ID tags, apparel and accessories, all of which are currently available at Petco stores nationwide and online at Petco.com. Beds for dogs and cats and additional home accessories will be available at a later date. With products available in sizes ranging from XS-XXXL, pets of all sizes can awaken the force and join the fun.
Pet parents and fans are encouraged to document their experience using the hashtags #ForceFriday and #StarWarsPet. For more information, please visit www.petco.com,Facebook.com/Petco, Twitter.com/Petco and Instagram.com/Petco.