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16 hrs ago | SFGate

Consumer group outraged by Girl Scoutsa new partnership with Barbie

Barbie seems to get around. America's favorite plastic doll with an impossibly tiny waist appeared in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue last year and now she's running around with the Girl Scouts.

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Related Topix: Toy, Barbie

20 hrs 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.

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

Yesterday | Examiner.com

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum to host 'Corporate Battle of the Bands'

They are the suits and shirts who keep the wheels of commerce rolling but in their secret private lives they get together with fellow corporate entities to rock out.

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Related Topix: Broomfield, CO

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Post-Standard

Does 'Girl Scout Barbie' send the wrong message? New doll called 'terrible role model'

Over the decades, Barbie has been outfitted in all manner of costumes, uniforms and professional attire, but the addition of a Girl Scout uniform to the famous doll's wardrobe has been met with outcry by some groups.

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Related Topix: Toy, Barbie

Prince George Citizen

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.

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

Fri Jul 18, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Mattel's "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Zacks

's stock had its "neutral" rating reaffirmed by Zacks in a research report issued on Friday.

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Related Topix: Mattel, Toys, Toy, Barbie

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Mattel reports sharp 61% drop in second quarter profit

Weak sales of its impossibly proportioned Barbie doll and other core brands contributed to a 61% plunge in second quarter net income for toy maker Mattel Inc. The El Segundo company said worldwide sales for its classic Barbie dropped 15%, its Fisher-Price Brands fell 17%, and Hot Wheels slid down 2%.

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Related Topix: Mattel, Toys, Toy, Barbie

Value Line

Stock Market Today: July 17, 2014

Stocks to Watch from The Survey - Earnings are keeping investors on their toes again today.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Startups, SanDisk, Pliant Technology, Mattel, Toys, Yum Brands, Restaurant Management

AmericanBankingNews.com

Mattel (MAT) Posts Quarterly Earnings, Misses Expectations By $0.10 EPS

Mattel issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday. The company reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.10, Stock Ratings Network reports.

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Related Topix: Mattel, Toys

Thu Jul 10, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Mattel PT Raised to $45.00

MKM Partners' price objective would indicate a potential upside of 14.66% from the stock's previous close.

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Related Topix: Mattel, Toys

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The new issue report is available at 'www.fitchratings.com' or by clicking on the link above.

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Related Topix: Boys and Girls Clubs of America, Charitable Organizations, Mattel, Toys, Biotech, Salix Pharmaceuticals, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Electronics, Arrow Electronics

Wed Jul 09, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Monster High: Freaky Fusion Coming to DVD, Blue-Ray & Digital HD This September

While attempting to help Frankie Stein learn more about her freaky cool scaritage, the fashionably fierce ghoulfriends travel back in time to the first day ever at Monster High! There, they meet Sparky, who has an obsession for creating life.

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Related Topix: Audio and Video, Electronics, Mattel, Toys

Tue Jul 08, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Team Ot Wheels: the Origin of Awesome Coming to DVD This September

In the sloooooowest town in the world, four lucky kids are about to discover that life is betterin the fast lane! Meet Gage, Wyatt, Brandon and Rhett.

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Related Topix: Audio and Video, Electronics, Mattel, Toys

Thu Jul 03, 2014

MediaPost

The Ephemeral Joy Of Fem-ertainment

When last we left Mad Blog, we were analyzing the duality of Entrepreneur Barbie .

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Related Topix: Toy, Barbie, Marketing, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, The Queen of Versailles

Wed Jun 25, 2014

MediaPost

Entrepreneur Barbie Busts Through The Plastic Ceiling

This week, Mattel, Inc. introduced "Entrepreneur Barbie." And as I gazed at the branded blonde one in her box, through the cellophane, arrayed in her tight, happening hot-pink dress, miniature statement necklace, and carrying a tiny plastic pink cell phone and tablet, I decided that she pretty much embodies the built-in contradictions in our ... (more)

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Related Topix: Toy, Barbie, Mattel, Toys, Startups, Facebook

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