Kohl’s Department Stores are offering exclusive RIO 2 merchandise for just $5. The store partnered with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products to give families a chance to bring the memory of the movie RIO 2, now in theaters, home this summer. Through the Kohl’s philanthropic platform Kohl’s Cares program, all the profits from this collection will go towards supporting children’s health and education initiatives nationwide.
Kohl’s RIO 2 collection will include RIO 2 Blu’s Wild Journey storybook, a family-style jigsaw puzzle featuring artwork from RIO 2, and stuffed toy versions of the movie’s main characters Blu, Gabi, and Luiz. Apart from the toys, the collection offers products for adults too, like the Woman’s Day Easy Everyday Dinners cookbook that includes simple meal ideas for families on the go.
RIO 2 is the sequel to the 2011 musical animation RIO that tells the story of two blue macaws who fall in love in Rio de Janeiro during Carnival. Filled with comedy, adventure, character and vibrant color, RIO 2 tells the story of the original love birds and their children going on a journey to the Amazon.The entire cast of the original animated smash, including Anne Hathaway and Jesse Eisenberg, returns in RIO 2, and are joined by even more top actors, including Oscar nominee Andy Garcia, Oscar winner Rita Moreno, Grammy winner Bruno Mars and Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth.
Operating 1,162 stores in 49 states, Kohl’s is dedicated to giving back. Since 2000, the store has raised more than $257 million for kids’ health and education initiatives through the Kohl’s Cares cause merchandise program, recognized more than 19,500 outstanding kids through the Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program and donated more than 2.7 million hours of volunteer time through the Associates in Action volunteer program. For more information on Kohl’s Cares, visit Kohls.com/Kids.