Press Release from Big Idea Entertainment
FRANKLIN, TN (October 31, 2011) Big Idea Entertainment, a leading studio and producer of children’s and family programming, characters and brands, announced today that they have teamed up with Pandigital to include pre-loaded VeggieTales content on the company’s all-new Android media tablets.
Trailers for fan-favorite VeggieTales episodes will be available on all of the Pandigital Planet, Pandigital Star, Pandigital Nova and Pandigital SuperNova tablets, featuring popular VeggieTales silly songs, music, and show excerpts.
“We are always looking for fresh, fun and interactive ways to create awareness of VeggieTales stories and silly songs to our fans,” said Brian Mitchell, Director of Marketing and Licensing at Big Idea Entertainment. “VeggieTales content is currently featured on Pandigital’s Star, Planet, Nova and SuperNova Android™ media tablets.”
Pandigital’s line of Android media tablets are available now at leading retailers across the U.S. with prices ranging from $159 to $229 MSRP. The newest model, the Pandigital SuperNova, features an 8-inch capacitive touchscreen, advanced processor, Adobe® Flash®, HDMI-out, built-in Bluetooth, front- and rear-facing cameras, and many more features and capabilities for the consumer. Whether it’s used for work or play, users can surf the web, check email, read the latest best seller, check out popular social media sites, catch up on the news or entertainment, look at family vacation photos, and more with all of the Pandigital tablets.
About Big Idea EntertainmentBig Idea Entertainment is a leading studio and producer of children’s and family programming, characters and brands. Big Idea’s best-selling series VeggieTales® is the #1 animated home video series in the US with moms of pre-schoolers*. Since 1993, VeggieTales® has sold 54+ million videos, 13 million books and more than 7 million CDs. VeggieTales® and Big Idea’s property, 3-2-1 Penguins!, enjoyed four seasons as top-rated series on NBC Saturday mornings, Telemundo and ION TV via the qubo children’s programming block. The studio's two theatrical releases, Jonah-A VeggieTales Movie (2002), and Universal Pictures' and Big Idea's The Pirates Who Don’t Do Anything-A VeggieTales Movie® (2008), are distinguished among the most successful faith-based films of all time. Big Idea also maintains an extensive presence in publishing, licensing and live entertainment arenas. For more information on Big Idea, visit: www.VeggieTales.com.*Spring 2010 Q-Score
About PandigitalPrivately held, Pandigital develops and markets digital lifestyle products. The company is ranked No. 1 in the U.S. for digital photo frames(1) and No. 2 worldwide for eReaders.(2) The company recognizes the growing digital lifestyle market as well as the convergence of digital content such as Internet, email, accessibility to multiple apps, books/magazine/newspapers, social media, games, movies/video, music/audio, and more. Pandigital has received numerous accolades and industry awards for its high-quality products that are renowned for their innovative technology, simplified user interface, contemporary style, and for providing exceptional value to consumers. Pandigital sells its award-winning line of media tablets, eReaders, digital photo frames, and scanners through more than 35,000 retail storefronts in the United States, Canada and Europe. Pandigital is headquartered in Dublin, Calif. For more information, visit http://www.pandigital.com.