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  1. New Report Available: Toys and Games in the United Arab EmiratesRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 |

    The pre-2011 economic boom was to thank for rising demand for toys and games as more people moved to live in the UAE and disposable income was boosted by thriving GDP growth. This led to growth in many categories, including radio/remote control toys, ride-on vehicles and static video game consoles as these items became more affordable.


  2. Mattel downgraded to Neutral from Buy at MKM PartnersRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 |

    Mattel loses key Disney license to Hasbro, says BMO Capital BMO Capital views Hasbro's announcement of a deal Disney to acquire the global toys rights to produce and sell dolls based on Disney Princess property starting in 2016 as a negative for Mattel . BMO says Matte currently holds the Disney Princess doll license, and that its expected to generate about $600M in 2014.


  3. Acorda Therapeutics management to meet with JPMorganRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 |

    On The Fly: Closing Wrap Stocks on Wall Street were higher after a report showed that sales of new homes rose to their highest level in over six years in August. The volume and news flow were relatively light, which may be the case again tomorrow as many market participants celebrate the Jewish holiday of Rosh Hashanah.


  4. DishwsherRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 |

    ... job duties. family of companies (Nasdaq: MAT) is the worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of toys and family products. Mattel's portfolio of best-selling brands includes BarbieA , the most popular fashion doll ever produced, Hot ...


  5. Frozen still hot as Disney dominates US toy listRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    Two toys based off Walt Disney's hit animated film made Adventure Publishing Group's Toy Insider Hot 20 list released on Tuesday, making it the only entertainment property with multiple items on the roster. Disney and its licensees had seven items on the list, a selection of toys Adventure's experts expect to top kids' wish lists during the holiday season.


  6. Hasbro wins Disney 'Frozen' toy licenses in blow to MattelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Hasbro won over Disney with what it has done recently in girls' toys, especially Nerf Rebelle, and how it handled Disney properties "Star Wars" and Marvel, said Chief Marketing Officer John Frascotti. The Pawtucket company also revived brands it owned such as My Little Pony, which helped it triple sales from girls' toys to more than $1 billion in a decade.


  7. Mattel Is Not A Safe PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... of each age group. In the developed markets children now prefer technology gadgets rather than playing with traditional toys like dolls, building sets, vehicles and arts and crafts. The U.S. toy market remained flat during 2013 and total sales of ...


  8. Marvel settles with family of comics artist Jack KirbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | SFGate

    A bitter and long-running legal dispute over the rights to Marvel superheroes like Thor and the X-Men ended last week with a settlement between Marvel, which is owned by Walt Disney Co., and the heirs of comic book artist Jack Kirby. With potentially wide-ranging repercussions for both Disney and Hollywood as a whole, the U.S. Supreme Court had been prepared to consider Monday whether to hear the case.


  9. Orange Juice Searches for a Fresher ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Plagued by plummeting demand for their juice and a deadly tree disease, Florida's orange growers are calling on a higher power. His name is Captain Citrus.


  10. '2014 Gwangju ACE Fair' Has Begun At Kimdaejung Convention Center In Record SizeRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2014 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ACE Fair, which stands for Asia Content & Entertainment Fair in Gwangju, has been organized and managed by both government and private institutions: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and Gwangju City organize the whole Fair; and Kimdaejung Convention Center, *KOTRA, *KOCCA, *KCTA, *GITCT, and *GDC take the role of management. At "2014 Gwangju ACE Fair," 400 companies including 220 foreign buyers from the For the first two days of the Fair, the Fair holds export business meetings with many influential culture and content companies: MARVEL Entertainment and Pixar Animation Studio from the .


  11. Marvel Entertainment settles with Jack Kirby estate ahead of Supreme Court hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | The Raw Story

    The Spider-Man balloon makes its down Central Park West during the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York Nov. 28, 2013 [AFP] Marvel has settled out of court with the Jack Kirby estate, ending a long legal battle that could have cost the Walt Disney Company and others "billions," according to the Hollywood Reporter. The agreement comes just days before a U.S. Supreme Court conference was scheduled to discuss looking at the case.


  12. Marvel Settles Lawsuit With Family of Superhero CreatorRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | WRKO-AM Brighton

    Marvel Entertainment has settled a lawsuit bound for the Supreme Court that pitted the comic-book company against the family of the artist who helped create superheroes such as Spider-Man, Iron Man and the Incredible Hulk.


  13. UPDATE 1-Comic book legend Jack Kirby's heirs settle with MarvelRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Reuters

    The legal war between comic book art great Jack Kirby's heirs and Marvel Entertainment over the rights to Iron Man, Captain America and other superhero icons has ended, not with a climactic final battle but with a settlement announced Friday by both sides. The settlement came as the U.S. Supreme Court was set to discuss whether to take up the long-running case.


  14. KONGA silent recall of dog treat has consumers questioning brand's integrityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 |

    The Dog Food Advisor has announced a recall of KONGA Aussie Sticks for dogs due to possible contamination with mold. Although the DFA reported the recall on Sept.


  15. Comic book legend Jack Kirby's heirs settle with Marvel EntertainmentRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Buenos Aires Herald

    "Marvel and the family of Jack Kirby have amicably resolved their legal disputes and are looking forward to advancing their shared goal of honoring Mr. Kirby''s significant role in Marvel''s history," said a joint statement from the heirs and the Walt Disney Co subsidiary. The legal war between comic book art great Jack Kirby's heirs and Marvel Entertainment over the rights to Iron Man, Captain America and other superhero icons has ended, not with a climactic final battle but with a settlement announced todayby both sides.


  16. Disney's Marvel Settles With Hulk Co-Creator's FamilyRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Walt Disney Co. 's Marvel Entertainment settled its copyright dispute with the children of the late comic book artist Jack Kirby, who helped create the Incredible Hulk and X-Men characters.


  17. Winners & Losers: Hasbro freezes out Mattel, Air Canada talks dirtyRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... Hasbro, the company is excited because the deal expands its toy offerings for girls. The company is primarily known for toys geared toward boys, like G.I. Joe and Transformers. (And yes, the industry still maintains a heavily gendered worldview. ...


  18. Superheroes' lawsuit settled before Supreme Court fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Windsor Beacon

    ... r children had asked for a share of the profits his superheroes continue to attract in all their forms a?? ranging from toys, cartoons and video games to the $1.5 billion-grossing film The Avengers and the traveling stage show Marvel Universe Live .


  19. Barbie and Cfda Nyfw party: Embracing inspiration and playfulnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 |

    Barbie and CFDA hosted a VIP party during NYFW in the Meatpacking District. Designers Cynthia Vincent , Rebecca Taylor , Whitney Pozgay , Charlotte Ronson , and Tess Giberson partnered with Barbie to create Barbie-inspired designs, which were showcased at the party.


  20. Mattel Reaches New 12-Month Low at $33.69Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 |

    Shares of Mattel hit a new 52-week low during trading on Friday , reports. The company traded as low as $33.69 and last traded at $33.78, with a volume of 3,545,247 shares traded.