Social Media Release — NEW YORK, NY – March 25th, 2008 – Kable Distribution Services, Inc. (KDS) is pleased to announce the signing of a national newsstand distribution agreement with BOOM! Studios to distribute the monthly publication of BOOM!’s line of Pixar/Disney licensed comics, including such titles as THE INCREDIBLES: FAMILY MATTERS, CARS: THE ROOKIE and THE MUPPET SHOW COMIC BOOK published under their new BOOM! Kids imprint.
Jim Roberts, Executive Vice President and COO of KDS, notes, “Kable Distribution Services, Inc. is pleased to have been selected as the distributor for BOOM! Studios publications. This is an innovative and forward-thinking company, and we look forward to sharing their quality titles with readers far and wide.”
“We want to get our line of Pixar/Disney comics into the hands of every child out there,” said Ross Richie, Co-Founder and Publisher of BOOM! Studios. “Working with KDS, who has a strong record with handling kids comics in the newsstand market, I am confident that we will meet that goal.”
About BOOM! Studios
BOOM! Studios (http://www.boom-studios.com) is a unique new publishing house specializing in high-profile projects across a wide variety of different genres from some of the industry’s biggest talents. In its inaugural year, Wizard Magazine named BOOM! “Best New Publisher.” Founded by the creator of the TV show EUREKA, Andrew Cosby, and his partner Ross Richie, BOOM! Studios continues to be on the leading edge of comic and graphic novel publishing.
About Kable Distribution Services, Inc.
As a full-service distributor with over sixty years of industry experience, Kable Distribution Services, Inc. distributes periodicals in almost every editorial category; from comic books to women’s service, from automotive to teen, from news journals to home plans. With national newsweeklies, to regional titles and special interest magazines, KDS meets all the circulation needs of our clients’ product.