Mumbai: Super Talent Technology, a manufacturer of Flash storage solutions and DRAM memory modules, has signed a licensing agreement with Paramount Licensing Inc. granting rights to manufacture and market USB Flash drives based on Paramount Pictures movie title The Godfather.
The company expects to begin shipping its first Godfather USB Flash drives this month, which will be preloaded with memorable quotes and still photos from the feature film. Additional new models based on The Godfather theme will follow in 2009.
Super Talent director marketing Joe James said, "The introduction of movie-themed USB drives marks the beginning of a new era for the Flash industry. These drives will capture the spirit of The Godfather, and will be a sure hit with millions of Don Corleone fans."
"The Godfather is one of the most iconic Hollywood films ever, and is a fitting property to help launch this new product category in the licensing industry. We are very excited to be working with Super Talent on this innovative product launch," said Paramount president consumer products and recreation group Michael Corcoran.