Tag: Barbie


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…