Articles Tagged ‘Mattel’
Despite overall entertainment product sales declining 36%, toy giant Mattel reported flat second quarter revenue and stated upcoming product releases for brands like Barbie, Monster High, Batman – The Dark Night Rises, and Disney’s Jake and the Never Land Pirates should drive growth in the next half of the year.
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California-based toyco Mattel is feeling the impact of the costs associated with its recent US$680-million acquisition of UK kids entertainment company HIT Entertainment, reporting lower first quarter earnings in its latest financial results.