NEWS

A flying start to 2015 for Propel RC

Published on: 15th January 2015

Propel RC has announced a strong start to the New Year with Q4 sales exceeding expectations over the Christmas period.Propel-Logo-WORD

As part of an initial launch with Maplin Electronics, the first four products brought into the UK marketplace have had a great response, with products selling out in Maplin stores.

High sales figures were helped by an appearance on Channel 5’s The Gadget Show Christmas special which featured two Air Combat helicopters, and gaining Gadget of the Week status in The Sun.

Carl England, international general manager at Propel, said: “Following a fantastic brand launch at the RAF museum, the great coverage we have received, and the products launching at Maplin, it’s great to see such strong sales throughout the Christmas period. We have had brilliant feedback about our products from customers, with many already enrolled in our exclusive Flight Club on our new website, which offers so many membership benefits, including free replacement parts. From this base, we are looking forward to continuing this success in 2015 as we launch more premium, innovative RC products into the UK market.”

RECENT ARTICLES

Reality bites…it’s the Friday Blog!

Boots to significantly reduce toys presence in stores

Mattel releases full 2019 and Q4 results

Playmobil launches EverDreamerz collectibles 

The latest Toy World recruitment roundup

The Toy Association provides update on coronavirus ahead of Toy Fair New York

Hamleys to host in-store activities for February half term

Plum Products launches new Bowl Freebound Trampoline

Toytown in Woodbridge to close after 30 years

Details for new BlogOn Kids event revealed