Toys R Us Likely Liquidation Will Have A Ripple EffectThe demise of Toys R Us will have a ripple effect on everything from toymakers to consumers to landlords.
Toy Makers Turn To The Toilet For Poop-Inspired Toys & GamesToy makers have gone to the toilet for their latest creations. Experts said that potty-related toys are hitting stores now because of the popularity of the poop emoji.
Mattel Following Popular Card Game Uno With... Dos, Of CourseWhat's next for Uno? Dos, of course. Mattel is launching the new card game next month in hopes of giving the nearly 50-year-old Uno brand a second life.
Mattel Making Barbie Doll Of Hijab-Wearing Olympian Ibtihaj MuhammadMattel has announced that it will sell a Barbie doll modeled after Ibtihaj Muhammad, the American fencer who competed in the Olympics while wearing a hijab.
The Ken Doll Makeover: Heavy-Set, Cornrowed, Ethnically DiverseMattel has released a new, diverse line of Ken dolls to better depict the current generation of American men.
Barbie Will Now Be Curvy, Tall Or PetiteBarbie's got a brand new bod. Mattel said that it will start selling Barbie in three new body types -- tall, curvy and petite. She'll also come in seven skin tones, 22 eye colors and 24 hairstyles.
Live-Action Barbie Comedy In DevelopmentBarbie is coming alive. Sony Pictures, Mattel and Parkes+MacDonald/Image Nation have partnered to create a live-action movie focused on the iconic doll.
Toys R Us Releases Holiday 'Hot Toys' ListIt's still technically summer, but for some it's not too soon to think about what the kiddies will want for the holidays. Toys R Us has come out with its annual "hot toy" list.
Mattel Shows Off "Hunger Games" Barbie DollMattel on Monday unveiled their upcoming Barbie doll styled to look like Katniss Everdeen from the blockbuster film "The Hunger Games."
Could 'Bald Barbie' Be Chemotherapy Teaching Tool?An online movement is pushing Mattel to create a cancer Barbie dubbed 'Beautiful and Bald' Barbie.
Toys-R-Us Releases List Of 15 Most Popular Holiday ToysToys-R-Us is already gearing up for the holiday season. On Tuesday, the company released a list of what it believes will be the 15 most popular toys.
Are Some Children's Dolls Too Sexy?First, there was Barbie. Then, Bratz. Now, there's a new doll that some mothers believe is too hot for young kids to handle.