In the mid-1990s, a series of items were released under the "Quest Laboratories"
brand, as if the items were made for people working with Dr. Quest in one of his
Quest Laboratories Jacket
1995 Hanna Barbera Jonny Quest, Quest Laboratories jacket. Funnel neck. Elastic
waist. Zip front with vertical waist/hip pockets. Fully lined with soft white cotton.
Small logo Quest Laboratories patch on front, Hanna Barbera Jonny triangle sleeve
patch, and large Quest Laboratories with Bandit on back.
Quest Laboratories Liquid Radiation Shield
This full size Jonny Quest umbrella was sold in 1995 as an exclusive at the Hanna-Barbera
Employees Store! On one yellow panel is the Quest Laboratories logo (with Bandit),
proclaiming this a "Liquid Radiation Shield"; on another "Made
exclusively for the Hanna-Barbera Employee Store. 1995 Edition. Jonny Quest ©1995
Hanna Barbera Productions Inc. All Rights Reserved.," is repeated three times,
ending in a giant raindrop. Pops open with a thumb switch on the handle, and has a
closure strap to keep it rolled.
Quest Laboratories Pocket Knife
A Swiss-Army style pocket knife (3" long) with key chain, cork-screw, can-opener,
knife blades, etc. "Quest Laboratories - Since 1964 (©HBPI 1994)" printed on the
handle. Hang-tag has H-B Logo and image of Dr. Benton Quest on one side, Jonny Quest
trivia on other. Tag says: "Made exclusively for the Hanna-Barbera Employee Store
- 1994 Edition."
Quest Laboratories Lenticular Mouse Pad
Made exclusively for the H-B employee's store, in 1994. The pad was made using
which means it has two images that crossfade as the viewing position changes.
(image provided by Dan Johnson
This view shows the "Quest Laboratories" symbol fading and the underlying characters showing up better.
At another angle, you could see the Bandit-enriched Quest Laboratories logo.
Quest Laboratories "Radioactive Waste" Metal Wastecan, 1994
This waste bucket, interesting by itself, also contained several items from "Quest
Laboratories," including a Jonny Quest Mouse Pad, a "Real Adventures of
Jonny Quest" baseball hat and some Jonny Quest Pogs. This package was a give-away
from Hanna-Barbera as a promotion for the new Jonny Quest series.
(7 inches tall by 6-1/2 inches in diameter)
Quest Laboratories Satchel, 1994
A soft nylon black satchel (soft sided briefcase) 15" x 12" x 3" with loop handles,
an adjustable and detachable over-the-shoulder carrying strap, and inside divider.
The divider has a penholder and two small pouches, one with a plastic window for
business cards or the included "Classified Data" card.
On the outside of the case is a large side pocket with an open top for holding a
writing pad. This side has a rubber like surfaced logo image of Bandit sitting on
top of a yellow oval shape (with red outlining) and "Quest Laboratories" written
on it. Under the oval are the words "Really Secret Documents." (see image at right,
Inside is a label that reads "This product was made exclusively for the Hanna-Barbera
Employees Store, 1994 Edition. Jonny Quest, 1994 Hanna-Barbera Productions." A
second label says "MARKET WHOLESALES CO."
Quest Laboratories Ball Cap
We picked this up on eBay, and it's almost certainly an unlicensed item.
There's a tag for the manufacturer, LitePro, but no trademark or copyright notice.