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Mattel's top toy brands include Barbie, Hot Wheels, Fisher-Price, American Girl and Thomas and Friends.
More than 4 billion Hot Wheels cars have been produced. That's more than Detroit's "Big Three" combined.
Barbie debuted in 1959, and she now has more than a billion pairs of shoes.
In 1968, Hot Wheels hit the streets.
Mattel's first products were picture frames, and the scraps were used to make dollhouse furniture.
The first Fisher-Price toy ever sold was Dr. Doodle.
Mattel is one of FORTUNE'S "100 Best Companies to Work For" in 2013.
Mattel is ranked among the 2013 "World's Most Ethical Companies".