2013 was a strong year for The Walt Disney Company (TWDC)—recently named Company of the Year by Yahoo! Finance—and Disney Consumer Products (DCP) was a key part of that success, reporting an operating income of $1.1 billion in 2013. This milestone also marks the first time DCP crossed the $1 billion dollar threshold! We’re kicking off the new year by celebrating the awards, accolades and “best of” moments from DCP that made 2013 a standout year.
As summer comes to an end and kids are heading back to school, Disney and Marvel are celebrating the new school year with a wonderful assortment of new products that’ll add a little pixie dust to any student’s curriculum.
Last year, we took you behind the scenes of "Sofia the First" with Nancy Kanter, executive vice president and general manager, Disney Junior Worldwide, and took a close look at the significant amount of research that was conducted to produce the show. Since then, "Sofia the First" has become a Disney Junior sensation that has attracted fans all over the world!
It's been a huge year for The Walt Disney Company. Before we ring in the New Year here on the Disney Post with new content and announcements, let’s take a look back at the major highlights of 2012. Click on the photos below to find out more.
I had no idea how much care Disney Junior puts into the creation of its preschool TV shows until I went to ABC Little School in Van Nuys and watched Nancy Kanter, SVP of General Programming and GM of Disney Junior Worldwide, sit on the floor and read storyboards to a captivated audience of preschool girls. Take a look at this video to see all the work that goes into creating Disney Junior’s newest TV movie and subsequent series, Sofia the First.