Entries tagged with: Rubies Costume Co.

Rubie’s lands deal with Disney to produce pet costumes for Star Wars, Pixar, others

Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique, under license with Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media, announces the launch of officially licensed pet costumes inspired by classic Disney characters.  Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique has started development on the following new products for 2018, with plans for more styles in 2019 and beyond: “Mickey and Friends” pet costumes and accessories (including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy), “Disney Princess” pet costumes with wigs (including Cinderella, Ariel, Belle, and Snow White) “Winnie…  » Read more

Toy of the Year innovation award has Rubie’s Costume Company feeling good

It is our pleasure to announce to everyone that Rubie’s Jurassic World T-Rex inflatable costume has won the Toy Association’s 2018 “Innovative Toy of the Year Award.” Known as the “Oscars” of the toy industry, the TOTY Awards celebrate the best products and the brightest people, all while raising vital funding for the Toy Association’s ongoing mission to bring help and joy to children in need. We have to thank all the consumers on all…  » Read more

Industry leaders talk trends after costumes dominate floor at Halloween & Party Expo

(click image for more photos) By Zeke Jennings | Managing Editor The 2018 Halloween & Party Expo was definitely heavy on the Halloween, showcasing costumes everywhere you turned. As soon as stepping inside the convention hall in New Orleans, displays featuring the latest offerings from the likes of Rubie’s Costume Co., California Costume Collections, Costumes USA and Dreamgirl were front and center. What’s going to be big for Halloween 2018? Let’s see what the experts…  » Read more

Is Black Panther ascending to upper-echelon of comic book superheroes?

Is Black Panther about to assume a spot on the Mount Rushmore of comic book superheroes? Variety magazine has a recent article on the subject. Author Ricardo Lopez speculates if the success of the blockbuster film and, perhaps more so, the cultural significance of the first big-budget black superhero film, would thrust the character’s ever-lasting popularity to that of Spider-Man and Captain America. “In the case of ‘Black Panther,’ box office (performance) is a reflection…  » Read more

Product Picks: Adult Costumes

  1. Zombie Creeper from Costumes USA 2. Reaper Jumpsuit from InCharacter 3. Disco Line by Forum Novelties 4. Towering Terror Pumpkin by California Costumes 5. Elizabeth ensemble from Grand Heritage Collection by Rubie’s Costume Co. 6. Gothic Romance Vampiress from InCharacter

Rubie’s Inflatable T-Rex costume wins Innovative Toy of the Year award

The top playthings and most inspiring individuals from the toy industry were honored this evening at the 18th annual Toy of the Year Awards and Toy Industry Hall of Fame induction ceremony, with proceeds from the awards program and event supporting The Toy Foundation’s important work to bring millions of toys to millions of children in need. Hundreds of industry executives attended the gala, which took place at New York City’s legendary Ziegfeld Ballroom. The big winners of the night were Fingerlings by…  » Read more

Rubie’s Howard Beige: ‘Horror is back’ for Halloween

National Public Radio recently spoke with Howard Beige, vice president of Rubie’s Costume Company — the largest costume producer in the world — about what’s hot this Halloween. According to Beige, “Horror is back.” The Rubie’s leader cited the early September release of “IT” as the biggest development in 2017 Halloween trends. “There’s no question there was an explosion right after September 8. September 8 is the day the ‘It’ movie came out and the very next…  » Read more

Largest Halloween parade for pooches coming to NYC’s Tompkins Square Park

The dog days of summer have come to an end, which means Halloween, of course! Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique -- a division of Halloween powerhouse, Rubie’s Costume Company -- is pleased to announce the 27th annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade as the main sponsor. At Noon Saturday, Oct. 21, thousands of costumed canines and spectators will march on Tompkins Square Park to participate in the country’s largest Halloween Costume Parade for dogs. This year, they will be competing…  » Read more

Rubie’s has superhero costumes inspired by upcoming ‘Justice League’

Rubie's Costume Company Inc., is pleased to announce the launch of costumes, accessories, wigs and masks inspired by "Justice League," the epic follow-up to the 2016 blockbuster film "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice." Available in child and adult sizes, the officially licensed Justice League Collection includes: Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Flash, Cyborg, and Aquaman. With the expansion of these new DC Comics characters, Rubie's is now the No. 1 supplier of Super Hero costumes in…  » Read more

Rubie’s acquires online retailer BuySeasons

Rubie’s Costume Company, Inc. announced June 30 it has acquired web retailer BuySeasons, Inc., which is headquarterd in New Berlin, Wisconsin.  With the enhanced capabilities of BuySeasons, Rubie’s will be able to offer our customers one of the most modern and efficient third party logistic facilities capable of fulfilling all costume and party needs. Howard J. Beige, Executive Vice President of the Rubie’s organization said, "BuySeasons will now allow Rubie's to offer the leading fulfillment operation to our wholesale customers.…  » Read more

Rubie’s has official ‘Wonder Woman’ costumes

Rubie’s Costume Company Inc., is thrilled to announce its partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, to produce officially licensed costumes, accessories and masks inspired by the highly anticipated feature film Wonder Woman, from Warner Bros. Pictures, Tencent Pictures and Wanda Pictures, which hit theaters on June 2.  Available in child and adult sizes, the Wonder Woman Collection features the film’s main characters: Wonder Woman, Queen Hippolyta, Super-Villain Ares and fighter…  » Read more

Rubie’s donates costumes for ‘A League of Their Own’ celebration

SPRINGDALE, AR — More than 1,000 superheroes gathered Sunday, May 7, in a celebration of diversity and inclusion at the Bentonville Film Festival. The gathering took place at the Arvest Ball Park honoring the 25th Anniversary of the iconic movie “A League of Their Own." Thanks to Rubie’s Costume Company and SuperYou FUNdation, the largest gathering of superheroes in Arkansas history convened in Springdale. Rubie’s Costume Company donated over a thousand costumes to the Superhero-filled…  » Read more

‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ line rolled out by Rubie’s

Rubie’s Costume Company Inc., the leader in licensed costumes and accessories is pleased to announce the launch of costumes, masks, accessories and makeup inspired by the upcoming action-adventure film, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Available in toddler, children and adult sizes, the officially licensed Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Collection includes the fearless leader Star-Lord along with his quirky crew of misfits:  Rocket Raccoon, Drax the Destroyer, Groot, Gamora, Yondu and Nebula.…  » Read more

Rubie’s has ‘Smurfs: The Lost Village’ officially licensed costumes

Rubie’s Costume Company Inc., has joined forces with Sony Pictures Consumer Products and Lafig Belgium/IMPS to produce officially licensed costumes, masks, make up and accessories inspired by the all new fully animated feature "Smurfs: The Lost Village" from Sony Pictures Animation and Columbia Pictures, in theaters April 7, 2017. "Smurfs: The Lost Village" stars Demi Lovato as Smurfette, Mandy Patinkin as Papa Smurf, Joe Manganiello as Hefty Smurf, Michelle Rodriguez as Smurf Storm, Ellie Kemper…  » Read more

Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique to unveil new styles, licenses at Global Pet Expo

Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique, a division of Rubie’s Costume Company, Inc. will unveil new styles and licenses at the Global Pet Expo, March 22-24 in Orlando, Florida. With the addition of new costumes and accessories (wigs, hats, tutus, bandanas, wings and hair bows), Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique will also debut new styles for the following licenses: Transformers, Barbie and My Little Pony. Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutiques is proud to offer the following for 2017: Cool…  » Read more

Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique announces new Transformers, My Little Pony costumes

Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique, under license with Hasbro, Inc. announces the launch of officially licensed pet costumes inspired by TRANSFORMERS and MY LITTLE PONY. With each franchise debuting movies this year, the Hasbro portfolio of consumer products continues to grow, including new costumes for pets! Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique, in collaboration with Hasbro has created the following new products for 2017: TRANSFORMERS Optimus Prime – Fiber-filled shirt and headpiece Bumble Bee – Fiber-filled shirt and headpiece…  » Read more

Rubie’s announces officially licensed ‘Ghostbusters’ costume line

Rubie’s Costume Company, under license with Columbia Pictures, announce the launch of officially licensed costumes, T-shirts, wigs, accessories and masks based on the latest installment in the Ghostbusters franchise. Thirty years after Ghostbusters took the world by storm, the 2016 reboot made its long-awaited return on July 15. The Ghostbusters Collection is available in child unisex sizes and adult standard, deluxe and ultra-deluxe styles. Inspired by the movies main characters, Abby, Erin, Jillian, Patty and…  » Read more

Rubie’s Costume Company adds ‘Yo-Kai Watch’ license to repertoire

Rubie’s Costume Company Inc. had announced partnerships with Level-5 abby Inc., and Evolution USA, LLC to produce officially licensed costumes for “Yo-Kai Watch.” Based on the Japanese cross-media phenomenon with a series of video games, comic books, apps, movies and No. 1 TV show in Japan, the “Yo-Kai Watch” franchise is capturing kids’ imaginations and expanding across the globe with its cast of cute, sometimes spooky, and usually mischievous characters. Available in child sizes small,…  » Read more

Rubie’s teams with Marvel to produce ‘Captain America: Civil War’ costumes

Rubie’s Costume Company Inc. has joined forces with Marvel to produce officially licensed costumes, costume tops, masks and accessories for Marvel’s "Captain America: Civil War," the 13th installment in the Marvel cinematic universe. Available in child and adult sizes, the “Captain America: Civil War” Collection includes conflicting Superheroes: Captain America and Iron Man along with Winter Solider, Black Widow, Vision, Hawkeye and introduces additional characters: Black Panther, Crossbones, Falcon, War Machine and Scarlet Witch. Each costume reflects…  » Read more

Rubie’s to produce officially licensed ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ costumes

Rubie’s Costume Company Inc., is partnering Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, to produce officially licensed costumes, accessories and masks inspired by the highloy anticipated "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice," coming to cinemas beginning March 25, 2016, from Warner Bros. Pictures. Available in toddler, child, tween, adult and plus sizes, the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Collection includes DC Comics iconic Super Heroes: Batman™, Superman™, Wonder Woman™ and more. Each intricately…  » Read more

Rubie’s Costume Co. named Walmart’s Seasonal Supplier of the Year

Rubie’s Costume Company Inc., the worldwide leader in Halloween Costumes and Accessories has received the prestigious “Seasonal Supplier of the Year” Award from Walmart. This coveted award was presented at Walmart’s YBM (Year Beginning Meeting) in Indianapolis in February. “It is truly an honor to receive such an esteemed award from Walmart, the leading retailer in the world,” said Howard Beige, Rubie’s Executive Vice President. “We truly appreciate our relationship with Walmart. They have been…  » Read more

Rubie’s Announces Launch of Godzilla Costume Collection

Rubie’s Costume Co. Inc., under license with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, announced the launch of officially licensed costumes, hoodies, masks and accessories based on the motion picture “Godzilla” from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures.   Available in child and adult sizes, the “Godzilla” costume collection is inspired by the popular mythical creature.    “For decades, monsters have been synonymous with Halloween so we couldn’t be more thrilled to work with Warner Bros. Consumer Products…  » Read more