Mattel Archives - Inside Retail Asia
Mattel’s new range of BTS fashion dolls offers “a new way for millions across the world to engage with” the Korean boy band.
Barbie has launched a doll depicting Gigi Hadid, the brand ambassador for Tommy Hilfiger womenswear.
Mattel is about to release its first Barbie doll wearing a hijab.
Thinking small – that’s the key to a Toys R Us recovery, according to CEO David Brandon.
A decade-long sales boom has come to an end for toymaker Lego.
Mattel and Babytree are co-developing an onground network of learning centres across China.
Barbie is still failing to attract new fans, her continuing demise hurting Mattel sales in the latest quarter.
A new Mattel-Alibaba partnership will target Tiger Moms in promoting the importance of play in childhood development.
Bodhi and Friends, a chart-topping Chinese 3D animation brand, has teamed with Mattel in a global distribution deal.
Barbie is getting lonely – keeping owner Mattel in the red in the March quarter.
DC Superhero Girls, a new generation of superheroes, is set to create retail merchandising opportunities across Asia.
The four year old owner of Indian online retailer Firstcry.com says it is now surpassed 100 bricks and mortar store openings – and has plans for 100 more.
Firtcry.com, which sells products for babies and children, is owned by Pune-based BrainBees Solutions which now describes itself as a hybrid retailer, selling on and offline. It now has more than 100 physical franchised stores trading in 82 cities throughout India.
It plans a network of more than 200 by the end of 2015, according to co-f…