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Hasbro, Inc. - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances ...

Project Description: MarketLines' Hasbro, Inc. Mergers & Acquisitions , Partnerships & Alliances and Investments report includes business description, detailed reports on mergers and acquisitions , divestments, capital raisings, venture capital investments, ownership and partnership transactions undertaken by Hasbro, Inc. since January 2007. Scope: * Provides intelligence on Hasbro, Inc.'s M&A, strategic partnerships and alliances, capital raising and private equity transactions.


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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Scott Glenn Joins the Cast of Marvel's Daredevil as Martial Arts Mentor, Stick

Marvel Entertainment has announced today that actor Scott Glenn has joined the cast of "Marvel's Daredevil" in the role of Stick, Matt Murdock's martial arts instructor and mentor. "Stick is one of the most important figures in Matt Murdock's life and Scott Glenn embodies all the qualities of someone so integral to this hero's journey," said Jeph Loeb, Marvel's Head of Television.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, The Silence of the Lambs, Thriller, Scott Glenn, Marvel Enterpries, Marvel Entertainment, Movies, Entertainment

Mattel Assigned "A-" Credit Rating

Mattel has received an "A-" credit rating from analysts at Morningstar . The agency's "A-" rating indicates that the company is a low default risk.


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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Warner Bros. Television Bringing Gotham and Constantine to New York Comic Con

Following yesterday's announcement that Marvel Entertainment will be bringing "Daredevil" and "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." to the New York Comic Con, the distinguished competition WBTV has now revealed they'll be bringing upcoming series "Gotham" and "Constantine" along as well. First will be a screening of the pilot episode of "Constantine" on both Thursday, October 9 at 8:30 p.m. on the Main Stage and Saturday, October 11 at 7 p.m. on the Empire Stage.


Related Topix: Gotham, Advertising, Marvel Entertainment, Marvel Enterpries, Movies, Entertainment

Why Don't You Have a Little Fun in your Portfolio?

In this article, let's take a look at Hasbro Inc. , a $6.87 billion market cap company, which is a company with a broad portfolio of toys, games and entertainment offerings includes brands such as Transformers, Playskool, Monopoly and My Little Pony. The toy industry is characterized as competitive.


Related Topix: Hasbro, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Backflip Studios

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Daredevil Coming to New York Comic Con

Marvel Entertainment has announced today that they'll be bringing some TV panels to this year's New York Comic Con, including "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." and "Marvel's Daredevil." On Friday, October 10 at 5:45 p.m., Marvel's Head of Television Jeph Loeb will present fans with an exclusive world premiere of an upcoming episode of "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." ahead of its premiere date on October 14. Following that on Saturday, October 11, Loeb will host a panel with "Marvel's Daredevil" showrunner Steve S. DeKnight and the series' star-studded cast, including Charlie Cox .


Related Topix: Marvel Entertainment, Marvel Enterpries, Movies, Entertainment

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Gallery 65 holds reception, hosts trunk show

Gallery 65 is presenting "Working Waterfront," a series of gouaches by artist Bob Lavoie. The opening reception is from 5 to 9 tonight, and the show runs through Oct. 4. Lavoie is a local artist originally from Swansea who now lives in West Warwick.


Related Topix: Graphic Design, Arts, UMass Dartmouth, Hasbro, New Bedford, MA

Tue Sep 09, 2014

Hasbro Inc in Toys and Games (USA) - new company profile report published

Discover key contact details, the company background and their competitive positioning through this collection of snapshot company profiles. Product coverage: Traditional Toys and Games, Video Games.


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Stock Analysis: Mattel

Founded in 1945 and headquartered in El Segundo, CA., Mattel Inc. is the world's largest manufacturer of toys and games. The company makes toys under the brands Mattel, American Girl, Barbie, Batman, Dora the Explorer, Fisher Price, Hot Wheels, Matchbox, Sesame Street, View-Master, Winnie the Pooh, Yu-Gi-Oh, and many more.


Related Topix: Mattel, El Segundo, CA, Games, Board Game, Toy, Barbie, Hasbro

United States traditional toys market led by Mattel Inc

Mattel and Hasbro are seen as toy leaders, with a large presence across a variety of niches. Many of the other companies operate in only a few niches and their shares reflect this.


Related Topix: Mattel, Hasbro, Backflip Studios, Toy, Barbie

Mon Sep 08, 2014


Peggy Carter to Make TV Debut on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

The incestuous worlds of Marvel Entertainment properties will continue to intertwine this fall on ABC. Hayley Atwell , the star of the network's upcoming series Marvel's Agent Carter , will guest-star as the titular heroine on ABC's other Marvel-ous series Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. , The Hollywood Reporter reports.


Related Topix: Marvel Entertainment, Marvel Enterpries

Avengers Assemble Season Two Premieres This Month

Avengers Assemble Season Two Premieres This Month Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 09.08.2014 Iron Man, Captain America and the rest are back... Marvel Entertainment has announced the premiere date for season two of Avengers Assemble . The animated show will debut on September 28th at 8:30 AM ET/PT on Disney XD.


Related Topix: Marvel Entertainment, Marvel Enterpries, Movies, Entertainment


How Can Mattel, Inc. And Other Toymakers Beat Lego?

According to The Wall Street Journal , one of the main reasons Lego booked an 11 percent revenue boost in the first half of 2014 -- making it the biggest toy company in the world by sales -- was the release of "The Lego Movie." Lego saw profit in the first half of $273 million on $2.03 billion in sales.


Related Topix: Mattel, Media, Walt Disney, Television, Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Sony, Toy, Barbie

Synopsis for the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season Premiere Revealed, Hayley Atwell to Guest Star

With just two weeks left before the season two premiere of "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." Marvel Entertainment has decided to release some new info on where we'll find the show's characters when the season starts with the official synopsis for the episode. Titled "Shadows," the episode is officially described as follows: "Coulson and his team are now wanted fugitives with limited resources--but that's not stopping them from keeping the world safe from powerful and unseen threats everywhere.


Related Topix: Marvel Enterpries, Marvel Entertainment, Movies, Entertainment

Sun Sep 07, 2014

Karl Lagerfeld Designs Barbie in His Own Image

Now Karl Lagerfeld has a Barbie doll dressed in his own image. Yes, Barbie is looking to Karl to spruce up her image.


Related Topix: Toy, Barbie, Mattel

Sat Sep 06, 2014

Fire, Hazmat and DEM on-scene after a hazardous material found in Pawtucket

Fire and rescue crews responded to Saratoga Avenue by Hasbro shortly after where it is believed a substance containing hazardous materials was dumped into the garbage truck. Shortly after, the Department of Environmental Management and Hazmat crews were called to the scene.


Related Topix: Pawtucket, RI, Fire, Hasbro

Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Triple-duty repurposed furniture

We scored this Little Tikes table-and-chair set as a hand-me-down from our nieces, but you can often find them sitting on the side of the road on garage day. They're a great find! We scored this Little Tikes table-and-chair set as a hand-me-down from our nieces, but you can often find them sitting on the side of the road on garage day.


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Globe and Mail

'Emotional discipline' of investing strikes chord with musician

Positions include Mattel Inc., PetSmart Inc., AmTrust Financial Services Inc., Canadian Oil Sands Ltd., Inc., Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. and Nevsun Resources Ltd. Xin He began buying stocks at the age of 17 after receiving some money to invest. He read almost every investment book that could be found, and spent summers reviewing annual reports from companies.


Related Topix: Mattel, Smith and Wesson, Sporting Goods, Financial Markets

Thu Sep 04, 2014

USA Today

Lego tops Mattel for toy market lead

Lego tops Mattel for toy market lead Plastic brick by plastic brick, Lego has edged past Mattel for toy industry supremacy. Check out this story on File photo taken in 2012 shows children playing with Lego building toys during the first day of Lego World, in Zwolle, the Netherlands.


Related Topix: Mattel, Netherlands, World News, El Segundo, CA

ABC News

Lego Ascends Brick by Brick to No. 1 Toy Firm

Move over Mattel. There is a new titan in the toy industry. Lego has become the world's largest toy maker thanks to the success of "The Lego Movie" - one the year's top box office hits - and the products associated with it.


Related Topix: Toy, Barbie, Apple, Startups, iCloud, Science / Technology, iPhone, Texas


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