Katy, TX, September 8, 2020 – Rachel, Ross, Monica, Chandler, Phoebe and Joey have a new friend: The Igloo Friends Playmate. With this special-edition cooler from Igloo and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, fans of the hit TV series “Friends” can go from binge-watching their favorite show indoors to showcasing it outdoors. For more information go here:  igloocoolers.com/friends.

“It’s been an incredible experience teaming up with Warner Bros. on a Playmate that commemorates ‘Friends’, which is so universally well-loved,” said Brian Garofalow, Chief Marketing Officer at Igloo. “It’s the ideal collaboration: The Playmate cooler, filled with chilled drinks and snacks, brings friends together at fun outings while showcasing your love of ‘Friends’. The Friends Playmate will definitely make your day, your week, your month, or even your year!”

More than 25 years after “Friends” went off the air, it remains a popular show that entertains and resonates with fans of all ages and around the world. And the Igloo Friends Playmate Elite is sure to provide fans additional enjoyment. This special-edition design features a black base and the instantly recognizable “Friends” logo artwork on the iconic tent top (front and back!). With its spacious 16-quart capacity, it can fit various food and beverages and keep them cold all day. Whether you’re at the park playing touch football with friends, heading to a beach house after spending time at your local version of Central Perk or you used it while you “were on a break!”, Igloo’ll be there for you.


About Igloo: Born from a modest metalworking shop back in 1947, Igloo has been instrumental in redefining how we live, work and play. What began with bringing clean water to the worksite quickly moved into super-functional, best-in-class ice chests. Igloo products made the family outdoor recreation movement of the 20th century possible. Suddenly, taking your kids camping on the weekend became easy and cross-country road trips became a summer vacation staple.

As we approach our next century, Igloo is 1,200 employees strong. We are proud to call—a 1.8-million-square-foot, three-building facility in—Katy, Texas home. With more than 500 products sold at thousands of retailers around the globe, we can confidently call ourselves the number one cooler manufacturer in the world.

And through it all we haven’t lost sight of our original goal—to create products that enable the pursuit of happiness (however you define it). That’s why we’re still working hard every day to innovate, create and make it easier for you to get out, work hard and play even harder.

About Warner Bros. Consumer Products: Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, extends the Studio’s powerful portfolio of entertainment brands and franchises into the lives of fans around the world. WBCP partners with best-in-class licensees globally on an award-winning range of toys, fashion, home décor, and publishing inspired by franchises and properties such as DC, Wizarding World, Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera. The division’s successful global themed entertainment business includes groundbreaking experiences such as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi. With innovative global licensing and merchandising programs, retail initiatives, promotional partnerships and themed experiences, WBCP is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.

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