Tag: Barbie

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2016
BarbieDollEvolves1 Imagination comes in all shapes and sizes. That’s why the world of Barbie is evolving. See the inspiration behind the new dolls and meet the team that made it possible. Learn more at Barbie.com. ‪

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 21, 2015
MattelTent14pic1 It’s that time of year again! Once a year, at Mattel’s  headquarters in El Segundo, they hold their annual holiday tent sale.  This sale typically runs from Halloween until just before Christmas.  The tent is set up in a parking lot around the corner from their main building, close to their other retail store.   The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 22, 2015
ScreenHunter_137 Oct. 21 17.43 Join Geoffrey and his toy pals as they take a look at the Great Big Toys“R”Us Book of Awesome, starring Barbie and Ken, Leonardo and Michelangelo, Shopkins, Skylanders, and more! It’s the perfect place to start building your ultimate Wish List! The catalog is coming in just 10 days so keep an eye on your…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 9, 2015
Star Wars R2-D2 Interactive Robotic Droid The World’s Greatest Toy Store™ Names a Clever Little Parakeet, the Biggest Tiny Toy Boutique, a Rockin’ Return and an Intergalactic Favorite – Among Others – to Its Annual Gift List WAYNE, NJ (September 9, 2015) – Jingle bells are ringing in the distance, which can only mean one thing – the holiday shopping season…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 26, 2015
BBTSLogo   DRAGON BALL Z FIGUARTS TRUNKS PREMIUM COLOR In the Premium Color Edition, Trunks’ coloring is applied with the ultimate care, bringing out details that could not be recreated before. Trunks comes with interchangeable hair parts for changing from normal to Super Saiyan, as well as interchangeable hands, interchangeable face parts, and swords.  $45.99 http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=BAN16557&mode=retail…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 25, 2015
Group_Shot_Sheroes2_4.23 Honorees Include Ava DuVernay, Emmy Rossum, Eva Chen, Kristin Chenoweth, Sydney “Mayhem” Keiser and Trisha Yearwood NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today Barbie® is honoring six Sheroes, female heroes who inspire girls by breaking boundaries and expanding possibilities for women everywhere. These women are being honored by Barbie at the Variety Power of Women Luncheon in New York…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 17, 2015
Mattel-logo Companies to collaborate connecting Quirky’s vibrant global inventor community with Mattel’s iconic brands and products ranging from toys and games to baby gear and preschool products EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)— Mattel (NASDAQ: MAT) and Quirky, the company that makes invention accessible, today announced an exclusive partnership to spark invention in toys, play and baby gear….

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 9, 2015
BarbieTris1 EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Timed to the upcoming release of The Divergent Series: Insurgent, the sequel to the 2014 blockbuster Divergent, Barbie® unveils images of the new Tris Barbie® doll available now on TheBarbieCollection.com and Amazon.com. In this photo, the Tris Barbie® doll reenacts an iconic scene from the new movie in theaters nationwide March 20th. Barbie…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 23, 2015
DSC_0888 We weren’t going to hit the last day at Toy Fair 2015, but we found ourselves will a little extra time that Tuesday, so we bundled back up and headed back to the Javits center for a look at a few other booths that I wanted to hit.   Now we have updated our Toy…

 

by Daniel Pickett
February 16, 2015
JazPapercraftTMNT1 New Licenses Feature Popular Characters and Scenes from  Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ™ , Barbie ® and More, To Debut at North American International Toy Fair ® NEW YORK, Feb. 16, 2015 (Virtual Press Office) — Jazwares™, a global leader in the licensed toys marketplace, today announced the expansion of its popular Blueprints™ paper craft…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 23, 2014
mattel2014HolidayCard Poor He-Man.    Despite being an in-house I.P. and making millions for the company over his 30 year history he STILL doesn’t have the pull necessary to be included in Mattel’s 2014 Holiday E-Card that was sent out today.    All the other Mattel greats are there: Hot Wheels? – CHECK! Barbie? – CHECK! Fisher Price?…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 3, 2014
MattelTent14pic1 It’s that time of year again! Once a year, at Mattel’s  headquarters in El Segundo, they hold their annual holiday tent sale.  This sale typically runs from Halloween until just before Christmas around the corner from their main building in an adjacent parking lot.   The sale is primarily made up of bulk overstock toy of…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 13, 2014
mattell-PGP-studio Officially announced back in October, Mattel’s new Playground Productions has been relatively quiet in the following weeks.   However, today they updated their website to include a new PGP sub page and included this sizzle reel that should give people a better idea of the sorts of projects this new division of Mattel will be tackling.  …

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 10, 2014
Black-Friday-Made-Easy-Infographic Toys”R”Us Stores Nationwide to Open at 5pm on Thursday, November 27 WAYNE, N.J., Nov. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –– Toys”R”Us® today announced that its stores nationwide will open at 5pm on Thursday, November 27*, the same time as last year. Stores will remain open through 11pm on Friday, November 28, offering hot doorbusters and deals on…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 5, 2014
ScreenHunter_01 Nov. 05 08.31 Gifts that harken back to times past and make adults remember the little kid that’s still inside are lining the shelves at Target stores and Target.com this season thanks to a new, exclusive Limited Time Only toy collection.   Target’s Limited Time Only collection of 12 toys will be a hit with kids and collectors,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 25, 2014
PoolnMariBarbie3 I was sent this press release today by Mr. Zed himself.   In doing some research before posting his thoughts I see that he is not the only one offended by the art show.  Pool and Marianela also seem to have drawn the attention of many Catholics in Latin America.   I needed some images to run…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 12, 2014
Mattel BM Basic Figure Ongoing Collaboration Continues Rights to Massive DC Comics Universe And Upcoming Film and Television Projects   Burbank, Calif., June 12, 2014 — Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), with DC Entertainment, announced today that it has once again extended its successful relationship with leading worldwide toy manufacturer, Mattel, Inc. The new multi-year agreement grants Mattel rights…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 12, 2014
JLUposter-AFIslug Variety.com is reporting this morning that Mattel and DC Entertainment have extended their licensing agreement another 3-5 years.    The agreement covers boys toys/action brands,  Hot Wheels, Matchbox, Barbie, Mattel Games and Fisher-Price.   The new contract includes toys from DC Entertainment properties for film (Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice and Justice League), television (Arrow and…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2014
HANGHAI, May 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –· Launch of Barbie Fan Bing Bing Celebrity Specialty doll. She joins Barbie in inspiring young girls to “Shine Your Way”. 2014 will marks the 55th anniversary of Barbie as a global role model. Barbie® today announced the launch of the Fan Bing Bing Celebrity Specialty doll. The globally renowned…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 12, 2014
preorders_newsletter.jpg LEGEND OF ZELDA TWILIGHT PRINCESS STATUES – LINK The first of two new 10″ scale figures, Link stands atop a round base and has his sword ready. This statue is listed at $69.99. LEGEND OF ZELDA TWILIGHT PRINCESS STATUES – GANONDORF Link’s nemesis Ganondorf is also in this new line. He measures 12″ tall and…

 

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