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1 hr ago | Autoblog

Hot Wheels reveals life-size Darth Vader car at Comic-Con [w/video]

Let's face it; Darth Vader is a thousand times cooler than Luke Skywalker. The hero might get the girl, but in the case of Star Wars , it's his sister.


Related Topix: Mattel, Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Autos

4 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

EOS imaging Reports Sharp 45% Increase in Revenues in the First Half of 2014

EOS imaging , the pioneer in 2D/3D medical orthopedic imaging, today announced its consolidated half-year revenues for the period ended June 30, 2014.


Related Topix: Eos International

8 hrs ago | Ohio Newspaper Association

AP's robot-written stories have arrived

From The Poynter InstituteAP earnings-report stories written with automation technology have begun to appear.


Related Topix: Robots, Science / Technology, Hasbro, Honeywell International, Aerospace-Defense

13 hrs ago |

New Movie ft. American Girl of the Year Isabelle Palmer Now on Blu-ray/DVD & Digital HD

On July 22, American Girl's 2014 Girl of the Year Isabelle Palmer dances her way into the hearts of girls everywhere in a new feature-length movie from Universal Studios Home Entertainment.


Related Topix: Hannah Montana: The Movie, Melora Hardin, Mattel

17 hrs ago |

Daredevil Showrunner Describes 'Gritty, 1970s New York Feel'

The El Capitan Theater in Hollywood, California was host tonight to the premiere of Marvel Studios' latest adventure, James Gunn's Guardians of the Galaxy .


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

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Motley Fool

Stock Market Today: Why Halliburton and Hasbro Are on the Move

Last Wednesday the Dow notched its 15th record close of 2014, and it's sitting just 0.2% below that high-water mark.


Related Topix: Hasbro, Halliburton, Energy, Oil & Gas, Financial Markets

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Hasbro Isn't Playing Around: Why Jakk and Mattel Could Surprise

Hasbro is one of three toy companies that I like to trade when the fundamentals set up properly.


Related Topix: Hasbro, Mattel, Marketing

The Washington Post

U.S. Stocks Decline Amid Earnings, Threats of Deeper Sanctions

U.S. stocks fell, after the biggest Standard & Poor's 500 Index rally since April, as concern that tension in Ukraine could lead to deeper sanctions kept investors on the sidelines before major companies report earnings.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Yum Brands, Restaurant Management, Hasbro, Allergan, Biotech, World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East


Hasbro and Shapeways Launch SuperFanArt, New Website That Empowers...

Global branded play leader, Hasbro, Inc. and Shapeways , the leading 3D printing marketplace and community, today announced the launch of SuperFanArt , a website that enables fans inspired by Hasbro brands to showcase their artwork and sell their 3D printed designs on Shapeways.


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

Will Mattel (MAT) Stock Be Helped By Direct-To-Consumer Effort?

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Related Topix: Mattel, Mozilla, Thomas & Friends, Hip-Hop, TheStreet, Financial Markets

Hasbro 2Q profit falls 8.2 percent

The Pawtucket, Rhode Island-based company said net income decreased to $33.5 million, or 26 cents per share, from $36.5 million, or 28 cents per share, in the same quarter a year ago.


Related Topix: Hasbro, Pawtucket, RI

The News Tribune

Mattel ramps up Thomas & Friends efforts

Mattel Inc. said Monday that it is also teaming with 20 independent specialty retail stores to sell the Thomas & Friends Wooden Railway goods.


Related Topix: Mattel, Hip-Hop, Thomas & Friends

Brandon Sun

Mattel boosts Thomas & Friends efforts with direct-to-consumer catalogue, website

Toy company Mattel is ramping up its efforts to bring Thomas & Friends products to consumers, rolling out a new direct-to-consumer catalogue and website.


Related Topix: Mattel, Thomas & Friends, Hip-Hop


Pre-Market: McDonalds and KFC Face Expired Meat Scandal in China; US ...

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Related Topix: Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds, Yum Brands, Long John Silver's, Hasbro

Fox News

International Sales Boost Hasbro Quarterly Results

Hasbro Inc, the second-largest U.S. toymaker, reported an 8 percent increase in quarterly revenue on a jump in international sales and strong demand for its action toys based on "Transformers" movies and Marvel Comics' characters.


Related Topix: Hasbro, Toy, Barbie, Business News

Harvard Hillside

Comic-Con offers toy designers a chance to go wild

This photo provided by courtesy of Mattel, Inc. shows a toy car, ?Hot Wheels: Star Wars-Darth Vader.? When it comes to designing the highly coveted collectible toys for sale at Comic-Con, the annual celebration of pop culture lifting off Thursday, July 24, 2014, in San Diego, the sky's the limit for the designers at Mattel.


Related Topix: Mattel, Entertainment, Drama, Television

The Globe and Mail

Hasbro sales rise on international demand for action toys

This Friday, July 18, 2014 photo shows exclusive, collectible toys available from Hasbro at 2014 Comic-Con, in San Diego.


Related Topix: Hasbro, Josh Brolin


Press Digest- New York Times business news - July 21

The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Hasbro

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Business Journal

This water balloon is not child's play

The UpTake: The water toy industry lacked innovation, so Hydro Toys LLC has rushed in to fill the void, with a self-sealing, environmentally friendly water balloon.


Seeking Alpha

Will Hasbro Miss Earnings Like Mattel Did?

This quarter 13 contributing analysts on have come to a consensus earnings expectation of 35c EPS and $835.44M in revenue compared to a consensus of 37c EPS and $842.84M from Wall Street.


Related Topix: Hasbro, Mattel


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