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1.Toys in the News 05/04/2021
Activision has denied claims that Crash Bandicoot 4 studio Toys For Bob has suffered layoffs, and said it will continue to support the platformer alongside its new role on Call of Duty...

5/1/2021



2.American Girl Celebrates 35 Years of Making Herstory and Empowering Girls
American Girl, a cornerstone in the Mattel (NASDAQ: MAT) portfolio of purposeful brands, kicks off its yearlong 35th birthday celebration with the reintroduction of its original historical characters—Samantha Parkington™, Kirsten Larson™, Molly McIntire™, Felicity Merriman™, Addy Walker™, and Josefina Montoya™. Since 1986, the cherished brand known for helping girls grow up with confidence and character, has created engaging heroines who have transported millions of girls back in time—from 1774 to 1944—through books and stories teaching courage, compassion, confidence, and resilience. Now, these same characters are about to inspire a new generation to make their own positive mark on the world...

5/1/2021



3.Mattel and MGM to Develop Polly Pocket Action Motion Picture: Lena Dunham
“Polly Pocket was responsible for countless hours of childhood escapism for me – Polly gave me a tiny world of magic and autonomy to narrate, so it's pretty poetic to be tackling these same ideas now as a director collaborating with the brilliant Lily Collins, Robbie Brenner, Mattel and MGM. I'm so thrilled to bring to bear both my love of this historic property and also my deep-seated belief that young women need smart playful films that speak to them without condescension,” said Dunham...

7/1/2021






Most-Viewed Articles (last 12 months)

1.Barbie Toy Sales Surge as New Content is Released on Netflix, The NPD Group Says
The second-season Netflix (NFLX) release of “Barbie Dreamhouse Adventures” in March 2020, and the movie, “Barbie Princess Adventure,” in September 2020, have lifted the number of hours watched of all Barbie releases on Netflix through September. Toy sales have followed suit, as sales of the Barbie property has trended similarly to the rise in time spent watching Barbie titles, according to The NPD Group...

11/1/2020



2.Toys in the News 05/04/2021
Activision has denied claims that Crash Bandicoot 4 studio Toys For Bob has suffered layoffs, and said it will continue to support the platformer alongside its new role on Call of Duty...

5/1/2021



3.MGA Entertainment Showcases Fall Products
It has been an incredibly challenging year for kids, and the MGAE Team is focused on delivering products now through the holidays that bring smiles and laughter to kids around the world. -- Isaac Larian...

8/1/2020







Additional Articles (from most recent)

1.Mattel and MGM to Develop Polly Pocket Action Motion Picture: Lena Dunham
“Polly Pocket was responsible for countless hours of childhood escapism for me – Polly gave me a tiny world of magic and autonomy to narrate, so it's pretty poetic to be tackling these same ideas now as a director collaborating with the brilliant Lily Collins, Robbie Brenner, Mattel and MGM. I'm so thrilled to bring to bear both my love of this historic property and also my deep-seated belief that young women need smart playful films that speak to them without condescension,” said Dunham...

7/1/2021



2.Toys in the News 05/04/2021
Activision has denied claims that Crash Bandicoot 4 studio Toys For Bob has suffered layoffs, and said it will continue to support the platformer alongside its new role on Call of Duty...

5/1/2021



3.American Girl Celebrates 35 Years of Making Herstory and Empowering Girls
American Girl, a cornerstone in the Mattel (NASDAQ: MAT) portfolio of purposeful brands, kicks off its yearlong 35th birthday celebration with the reintroduction of its original historical characters—Samantha Parkington™, Kirsten Larson™, Molly McIntire™, Felicity Merriman™, Addy Walker™, and Josefina Montoya™. Since 1986, the cherished brand known for helping girls grow up with confidence and character, has created engaging heroines who have transported millions of girls back in time—from 1774 to 1944—through books and stories teaching courage, compassion, confidence, and resilience. Now, these same characters are about to inspire a new generation to make their own positive mark on the world...

5/1/2021



4.LOL Surprise™ Is Bringing Dancing, Fierce Fashions And Dolls To Roblox
LOL Surprise is moving into the Roblox world, bringing their fierce fashions, surprises and outrageous personalities to game play! The 'LOL Surprise™ Official Party,' a kid-safe digital game is available today on Roblox and is the first world of dolls to bring global, renowned and popular gaming influencers into the experience playing directly with fans! MGA Entertainment, Inc. (MGAE), one of the largest privately-owned global toy companies, worked with go-to source for kidtech solutions, SuperAwesome to bring this one-of-a-kind, global game play experience to fans before it opened to the general public...

4/1/2021



5.Betty Crocker with Barbie Dream Gap Project to Empower Girls
Driven by the belief that the kitchen is the original lab, where culinary science and personal expression fuel confidence and creativity in all makers, Betty Crocker introduces the BettyLab. Through this platform, Betty Crocker, along with a number of innovative partners, will offer resources, ideas and inspiration for people to learn and explore in their own kitchens. For its first initiative, Betty Crocker is partnering with Barbie and the brand’s Dream Gap Project initiative, another cultural icon that shares a commitment to helping children reach for the stars...

3/1/2021



6.Barbie Toy Sales Surge as New Content is Released on Netflix, The NPD Group Says
The second-season Netflix (NFLX) release of “Barbie Dreamhouse Adventures” in March 2020, and the movie, “Barbie Princess Adventure,” in September 2020, have lifted the number of hours watched of all Barbie releases on Netflix through September. Toy sales have followed suit, as sales of the Barbie property has trended similarly to the rise in time spent watching Barbie titles, according to The NPD Group...

11/1/2020



7.MGA Entertainment Showcases Fall Products
It has been an incredibly challenging year for kids, and the MGAE Team is focused on delivering products now through the holidays that bring smiles and laughter to kids around the world. -- Isaac Larian...

8/1/2020



8.MGA Entertainment foiled a counterfeiter’s attempt to export fake L.O.L Surprise! products
MGA Entertainment foiled a counterfeiter’s attempt to export fake L.O.L Surprise! products from the port in Shenzhen, China...

8/1/2020



9.Most searched products Aug 09 - Aug 15, 2020
Most searched products Aug 09 - Aug 15, 2020: The top-performing products in Search: Mattel Barbie (Dolls)   Second most searched products Aug 09 - Aug 15, 2020: Funko POP! (Action & Toy Figures)  ...

8/1/2020



10.Mattel’s Barbie Sales Rebound -- Disney Related Sales Drop
SOURCE Mattel, Inc.Third Quarter Highlights[1]- Worldwide net sales flat as reported, and up 2% in constant currency; worldwide gross sales flat as reported, and up 1% in constant currency.- Fisher-Price® worldwide gross sales up 6% as reported, and up 8% in constant currency; Wheels worldwide gross sales up 6%...

9/1/2016



11.Toys to Talk About: Dolls
Dolls are a classic for a reason. Check out some of the latest additions to the category...

2/1/2016



12.Why Mattel's new Barbies are good for girls
Mattel's latest line of barbies is making a splash, and it's easy to see why...

2/1/2016



13.Toys to Talk About: Dolls
These cute dolls are worth a second look...

11/1/2015



14.Top-10 Most-Wanted Dolls
From dolls that walk to dolls that talk, they're classic toys for a reason...

7/1/2015



15.2014 Holiday Preview: Dolls, Plush & Puppets, Infant & Toddler, Electronics and Play Houses
Summer vacation may be in full swing, but in retailers' minds winter break is right around the corner...

7/1/2014



16.Top-10 Most-Wanted Dolls
When TDmonthly interviewed retailers about their best-selling dolls in a June 2014 survey, several mentioned Groovy Girls from Manhattan Toy, which are celebrating their "Sweet 16" this year...

7/1/2014



17.Are Fashion Dolls Old Hat?
Fashion Dolls have dominated the U.S. doll market since Barbie came onto the scene back in 1959 and they have reigned pretty much without challenge since then...

6/1/2014



18.TDmonthly 2014 Top Toy Debut Award Winners: Dolls, Plush and Collectibles
The following outstanding toys have been nominated for Top Toy Debut Awards based on editorial review and retailer feedback...

5/1/2014



19.Madame Alexander Doll Lovers Share Their Stories
At the 111th American International Toy Fair, held February 15-19, 2014 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City, the Madame Alexander Booth held a special "Share Your Story Day" to celebrate the role their dolls have played in the lives of girls and women for almost 90 years...

3/1/2014



20.Mattel(R) Unveils 2014 Toy Portfolio for Pre-School, Boys and Girls Brands at New York International
This week, at the New York International Toy Fair, leading toymaker Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) will showcase its new toy lineup for power-house brands Fisher-Price®, Thomas & Friends®, Hot Wheels®, Barbie®, Monster High® and newcomer, Ever After High®...

2/1/2014



21.Top-10 Most-Wanted Dolls
In a June 2013 survey about best-selling dolls, retailers told TDmonthly Magazine that Manhattan Toy and Corolle were their top brands...

7/1/2013



22.Q&A with Gloria Mecca for Heavenly Hug Dolls
It's easy for some people to brush off toys as mere entertainment. But as those of us in the industry know, and as any child (or adult!) with a beloved teddy bear or doll can tell you, for so many people toys are more than just a product to be pushed...

4/1/2013



23.Two single brand toy retailers – one success, one failure
Two companies entered the retail market with a single toy brand – American Girl and Build-A-Bear. And this is just about where the similarities end...

4/1/2013



24.TDmonthly's Toy Fair Videos: Dolls, Plush, and Figures
TDmonthly Magazine was at Toy Fair, scouting out the newest toys and hottest trends of 2013. Our videographer captured these new toys on tape, so that retailers who couldn't visit their booths can still get a taste of what these new toys have to offer...

3/1/2013




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