BUSINESS | Mattel Beats Sales Estimates as Bored Kids Turn Back To Barbie

MILAN | ITALY – Mattel Inc beat quarterly sales expectations on Thursday, as its North Americans customers splurged on Barbie dolls and Uno playing cards to keep their kids entertained during coronavirus – induced lockdowns. The toymaker said it was expecting its sales to improve in the coming months, compared with the first half of … Continue reading BUSINESS | Mattel Beats Sales Estimates as Bored Kids Turn Back To Barbie

BUSINESS | Barbies Launches New Doll After Britain’s Fastest Woman

Dina Asher-Smith, Britain’s fastest sprinter, has had a Barbie doll made in her likeness as the popular toy brand continues to make their range more representative - - this time celebrating sportswoman. Amandine Henry, France’s soccer captain, Sumeyye Boyaci, Turkish Paralympic swimmer and Olga Kharlan, Ukrainian world Campion Saber Fencer, will also have ‘Shero’ dolls … Continue reading BUSINESS | Barbies Launches New Doll After Britain’s Fastest Woman

LIFESTYLE | Barbie Goes Glam Rock To Honor David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust

New York, SUA – Barbie has been many things over the years, she’s dressed as Ziggy Stardust. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the release of David Bowie’s iconic “Space Oddity”, Barbie overseers at Mattel released a collectible versions of the doll dressed as Ziggy Stardust, one of his most beloved alter egos. Barbie … Continue reading LIFESTYLE | Barbie Goes Glam Rock To Honor David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust