Official "KISS® Kaskets" Let KISS® Fans Rock and Roll for Eternity|
KISS®, the music industry’s all time merchandising and licensing leader with over HALF A BILLION DOLLARS in revenue and 2,500 LICENSED PRODUCTS AROUND THE WORLD, offer KISS® fans the ultimate and final KISS® collectible.
New York, NY, June 13, 2001 - KISS® and Signatures Network, Inc. today announced, June 12, that KISS® has entered into an agreement with WhiteLight to produce official "KISS® KASKETS".
The "KISS® Kasket" celebrates the legendary band, who HAVE SOLD OVER 80 MILLION ALBUMS, BROKEN EVERY BOX OFFICE RECORD WORLDWIDE AND STAND BEHIND THE BEATLES IN THE NUMBER OF GOLD RECORDS BY ANY GROUP IN HISTORY.
The "KISS® Kasket" is completely covered with a specially laminated photomural that features the KISS® logo and the images of the band members. The words "KISS® Forever" are imprinted on the side of the casket. In addition, "KISS® Kasket" can also be used as a Giant KISS® Cooler, enabling fans and their friends to enjoy ice-cold sodas and beer served directly from the ice-filled, completely waterproof "KISS® Kasket."
The "KISS® Kasket" will be available exclusively on the official KISS® website www.kissonline.com and through your local funeral homes
"This is the ultimate KISS® collectible, " said Gene Simmons. "I love livin’, but this makes the alternative look pretty damn good."
Signatures Network President and CEO Dell Furano said, "By virtue of their incredible success for almost 30 years, KISS® has established itself as THE quintessential Rock and Roll brand. KISS® represents the rebelliousness, outrageousness, authenticity and non-stop partying which are synonymous with "Rock and Roll."
"Signatures Network will continue to bring scores of new products and promotions to the marketplace highlighting the impact that KISS® has had on Rock and Roll and pop culture," Furano said.
KISS® and Signatures Network will continue to develop and distribute more outrageous and innovative KISS® products, including KISS® GIRL’s Intimate Leather Apparel, KISS® Kola, KISS® Virgin Red paint, KISS® Gaming Machines, KISS® Party Cruises, etc.
Signatures Network has enjoyed its successful relationship with KISS® since 1995, when it signed on to represent KISS® for their tour and retail licensing rights. Since then Signatures Network and KISS® has developed the most innovative music merchandising program ever. KISS® fans the world over can look forward to great KISS® products for years to come!