Ready for nostalgia. Ben Cooper came back, baby.
Today, the Halloween costume business has developed a popular culture permit that allows you to buy high quality masks and apparel based on almost all your favorite movies and TV shows. but it is not the truth.
At least Ben Cooper came, at least.
Ben Cooper was originally set up by Ben Cooper in 1937, and a few years later Ben Cooper quickly began to dominate Halloween. While other companies are launching clothing that portrays the general monsters (such as witches and demons), Ben Cooper has come up with popular licenses such as Spiderman, Batman and The Munsters, and even has released Ridley Scott’s clothing alien People, this is not a bold move in 1979. Alien is, after all, an R-class movie.
Financial difficulties in the eighties troubled Ben Cooper, 1988 eventually led to the company filed for bankruptcy. After several years of efforts, Ben Cooper finally in 1992 by Rubi clothing company finally did not exist after the absorption.
Twenty five years after the official closure of the store, Ben Cooper’s plastic masks and vinyl work clothes were still remembered by those who grew up. Many of the boxed costumes sold in pure dollars at the time of the initial release are now acquiring the price of collectors on eBay, proving that the simplicity of Halloweens still exists in the past. And all these nostalgia, which in the company has been largely unexpectedly returning from the grave.
Yes, Ben Cooper is back, we have the opportunity to talk with the original co-founder Nathan Cooper son Ira J. Cooper and his partner Jon Miller talk about exciting restart!
A year and a half ago, Ben Cooper remembered his memory from the deepest sag of childhood, “Miller explained to us, detailing the events that led to the company’s restart.” I will never forget my 1977 Year wearing the Halloween C3PO costume. Last year I bought an eBay, like a completely dirty time. Even to the familiar smell of vinyl masks. ”
“I’ve always wanted to know if Ben Cooper is not a real person, or a brand, so I decided to try to find out,” he continued. “Let me go to Ira J. Cooper, who wants to talk to me about the family business and how they stay on the Halloween market for a long time.I think Ben Cooper’s story is as good as the costumes and masks they make Know that other people want to hear that is the driving force that I and I bring back the brand, but neither of us can imagine the direct interest we will get from everyone. A few decades later, it was really amazing.
Excluding the details of the re-release, Ira J. Cooper elaborated the plan.
He said: “We are very careful to bring the original Ben Cooper aesthetics back to everyone’s memory,” he told us. “This is a dark and soft role that is mixed with a child-friendly Halloween prototype, and we think that if they are still today, Ben Cooper will be resolved. In 2017 you will start here and there To some limited collection, such as enamel needles, wall decorations, shirts, posters, etc. We have a website shop that will also work with some really talented artists to be done by Ben Cooper’s inspired Halloween art to do our own thing. Like artists who focus on working with people who are as keen on us as masks and garments.If they come up with some very wild things, we are very happy to work with them. Hear everyone’s memories of Ben Cooper are very Interesting, for our fans, we will be getting closer to Halloween, there will be some real surprises. Some things that are what you expect, but other things like fashion clothing, and even Coopers defense!
“We are going to play with limited companies this year and we are a huge fan of the company this year, and last year we were offering CreepyCo, and we absolutely wanted to work with it, and this year we will do more work,” Ira continued. -A-Go-Go is another company that we are pleased to be able to offer now available for the oversized official Ben Cooper aluminum mask wall decoration. There are others others that we are actively working for the 2017 Halloween project and will have More talk, because we are a little closer to the fall.I am superstitious nature, so I do not want to give up some of their ghosts – but enough to say they are a real awesome collection and meet what we think Ben Cooper is willing to love. I think fans will really like the time and attention of these unique items, and in 2018, when we look forward to the brand really take off, they will be a good leader. ”
Jon Miller’s enthusiasm for the iconic brand paved the way for its restart, and his view of Halloween prospect was very passionate.
“We like our fans and always want to hear their voices, not just the best memories they’ve ever had from Halloweens, and they want us to do it today through our iconic halloween costumes design,” he told we. “We have even suggested to us that we make their beloved Ben Cooper costume so that they can wear them again! The sky is really the limit, Halloween is now as popular as Halloween.We think Ben Cooper And the character has a great relationship, and the role of play and comic book culture rise.As a lot of things have been organically fell to the position, so we bring this brand is a very good feeling.I really thank Ira Cooper back I’m on the phone and are willing to open the Ben Cooper vault to me, just like being invited to Willy Wonka’s candy factory, just because it is Ben Cooper’s Halloween costume factory. Really nothing better! ”
Learn more about the restart on Ben Cooper’s official website where you can buy a logo T-shirt that helps support the reason.