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Mattel Launches New Theatrical Film Division

Mattel Launches New Theatrical Film Division

06 September 2018
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Sept. 6, 2018 -- Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced the creation of Mattel Films, a new division of the Company focused on developing and producing motion pictures based on the Company's iconic and globally-recognized franchises.
Mattel Launches Global Franchise Management Group To Extend Mattel Brands To Consumer Products, Content Distribution, Digital Gaming

Mattel Launches Global Franchise Management Group To Extend Mattel Brands To Consumer Products, Content Distribution, Digital Gaming

30 August 2018
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 30, 2018 -- Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced the creation of its Global Franchise Management Group, a new division that will bring together several key functions to extend the company's brands to new commercial opportunities. Janet Hsu, a veteran children's entertainment executive, will join Mattel in the newly-created role of Chief Franchise Management Officer.

Mattel Promotes Steve Totzke to Chief Commercial Officer

16 August 2018
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Aug. 16, 2018 -- Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced the promotion of Steve Totzke to the role of Chief Commercial Officer, with oversight of a new, unified global commercial organization for Mattel, effective immediately. Mr. Totzke will report to Ynon Kreiz, Mattel's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

Mattel Reports Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results

25 July 2018
- Worldwide net sales of $841 million in the second quarter. - Barbie® and Hot Wheels® continue strong momentum; Barbie gross sales up 12% and Hot Wheels gross sales up 21%, despite impact of Toys "R" Us™ liquidation. - Net sales decline driven by ...
Barbie® Adds New STEM Career To Her Resume

Barbie® Adds New STEM Career To Her Resume

26 June 2018
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., June 26, 2018 -- (NASDAQ: MAT) -- Today, the Barbie® brand launches Robotics Engineer Barbie, a doll designed to pique girls' interest in STEM and shine a light on an underrepresented career field for women. This new doll joins a...