Monday, October 03, 2005

Patty Duke Collection by Boyds a Hit Right out of the Gate!

GETTYSBURG, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 3, 2005--The results are in and the public has spoken; The Patty Duke Collection of plush bears by The Boyds Collection Ltd. (NYSE: FOB - News) is a bona fide hit! Making their official debut for sale to the public on September 27 during a special daytime broadcast on the QVC network, the initial offerings in the line became an instant hit, with many of the creations offered reaching sellout status during the one-hour presentation. After making their debut on the QVC network, the thirteen plush bears of The Patty Duke Collection by Boyds will be available at participating local Boyds retailers beginning in October.