The NYT reports that Archie Comic publications and its management are:
…. aggressively trying to take the tried, true and previously lethargic Archie family of characters, including Betty and Veronica, Sabrina the Teenage Witch and Josie and her bandmates, and transform them into global brands in comics, film, apparel and more.
“We’re at the beginning of the beginning,” says Jon Goldwater, co-chief executive of Archie Comic Publications. “We’re going to expand. Publishing will always be part of it, but we must morph into a multimedia company.”
Well, for Riverdale and its denizens, a altogether new page is being turned and we can’t help but make space in the interest of our members when the new avatars arrive at our shores er, shelves!