Nickelodeon And Fuhu, Inc. Sign Multi-Year Deal To Produce And Distribute Nickelodeon-Themed Tablet Accessories And nabi Jr.

  Nickelodeon And Fuhu, Inc. Sign Multi-Year Deal To Produce And Distribute
  Nickelodeon-Themed Tablet Accessories And nabi Jr. Tablets Pre-Loaded With
                                 Nick Content

Fuhu's Award-Winning nabi Jr. Tablet, Features Apps, Games, Videos and More
from Hit Nickelodeon Preschool Series, Dora the Explorer, Team Umizoomi and
Bubble Guppies; Available in Stores Nationwide This Month

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, March 20, 2013

NEW YORK, March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Nickelodeon and Fuhu, Inc. today
announced a multi-year deal to produce and distribute Nickelodeon-themed
tablet accessories and nabi Jr. tablets pre-loaded with the network's content.
The first release of the partnership is the recently launched, touch screen
nabi Jr. tablet, filled with educational apps, games, and videos, from hit
Nickelodeon preschool series including, Dora the Explorer, Team Umizoomi and
Bubble Guppies. This spring, a line of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles-inspired
mobile tablet accessories, such as character bumpers, Kinabis and stands, will
be available nationwide, ranging from $19.99 to $79.99.

(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130320/NY80526)

"We are thrilled to partner with Fuhu, Inc., they are a leader in designing
state of the art devices and kid-friendly mobile tablet accessories," said
Manuel Torres, Senior Vice President, Global Toys and Consumer Electronics,
Nickelodeon Consumer Products. "Bringing our captivating characters and
adventure-filled stories to the nabi Jr. tablets; and our line of Teenage
Mutant Ninja Turtles-themed accessories, offers Nickelodeon fans a deeper
connection with their favorite properties wherever they are."

"We are honored to partner with Nickelodeon, a company that is synonymous with
rich and engaging kids and family entertainment, and is genuinely humbling to
be creating a unique technology platform like nabi Jr. in collaboration with
Nick Jr. content. We believe that this partnership will bring children
consumer electronics, learning and entertainment to the next level," said Jim
Mitchell, CEO of Fuhu, Inc.

"As a leader in entertainment and education, we are thrilled to bring
Nickelodeon content to nabi Jr. tablets. Our preschool fans, with their
parents, can learn while interacting with characters they love across games,
videos and books," said Vikram Goel, Vice President, Games, Nickelodeon Group.

Additionally, Fuhu, Inc. is an associate sponsor of Nickelodeon's 26th Annual
Kids' Choice Awards, airing Saturday, March 23 (8-9:30 p.m. ET/PT).

The nabi Jr. tablet features an NVIDIA® Tegra® dual-core processor, Android
4.0 ICS, 5-inch high-resolution (800x480) capacitive touch screen and rotating
front and back camera for only $99. nabi Jr. is a breakthrough product that
redefines education with the first tablet-based adaptive learning system that
takes a holistic approach to courseware vs. individualized textbooks and
stand-alone apps.

About Fuhu, Inc.
Fuhu, Inc., creator of the nabi tablet, is a leading designer, seller and
innovator of thoughtful consumer products and services for children. Fuhu is
committed to creating children's solutions that are: (1) socially responsible,
(2) made right, (3) make a difference in people's lives, (4) for parents by
parents, and (5) dedicated to the intellectual development of children. Fuhu
is headquartered in El Segundo, Calif., with other U.S. offices in Denver and
San Jose. For more information, visit www.fuhu.comand www.nabitablet.com.

About Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon, now in its 33rd year, is the number-one entertainment brand for
kids. It has built a diverse, global business by putting kids first in
everything it does. The company includes television programming and production
in the United States and around the world, plus consumer products, online,
recreation, books, and feature films. Nickelodeon's U.S. television network is
seen in almost 100 million households and has been the number-one-rated basic
cable network for 18 consecutive years. For more information or artwork, visit
www.nickpress.com. Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos
are trademarks of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB).

SOURCE Nickelodeon

Website: http://www.nick.com
Contact: Tori Fernandes, Nickelodeon Publicity, +1-212-846-4942,
Tori.Fernandes@nick.com
 
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.