US subscribers to the Disney+ streaming service will be capable to buy new Star Wars lightsabers, Black Panther masks and different merchandise beginning, per week forward of most people, Walt Disney Co mentioned in assertion.
The corporate described the providing as a restricted check of an extra profit for streaming clients seeking to seize coveted merchandise created for the vacation buying season.
Disney, Netflix Inc and different corporations are working to draw streaming clients amid rising competitors for on-line viewers. The Mouse Home reported roughly 152.1 million Disney+ subscriptions as of July 2, together with 44.5 million in america and Canada. Disney will reveal its newest streaming numbers in its earnings report on November 8.
With the brand new providing, Disney+ will give US subscribers the possibility to purchase new merchandise associated to “The Mandalorian,” “Black Panther” and “Physician Unusual” by way of a devoted web page on the shopDisney.com web site. Viewers can attain the web page by way of QR codes beneath “Store this Story” on the Disney+ web page for a particular collection or film.
A store tab will seem on Disney+ main profiles for US subscribers 18 and older, the corporate mentioned.
US Disney+ clients additionally could have the choice to purchase unique “Frozen 2” and “Lightyear” merchandise.
“Particular entry to this curated assortment of merchandise for the upcoming vacation season is the newest instance of the numerous methods we experiment with how you can enhance the consumer expertise on Disney+, which incorporates enhancing the advantages of being a subscriber,” Disney+ President Alisa Bowen mentioned in a press release.