Mattel, Inc. Announces Pricing of Private Offering of Senior Notes due 2025

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 23, 2018 — Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) (“Mattel” or the “Company”) announced today that it has priced the previously announced offering of $500,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 6.750% Senior Notes due 2025 (the “New…

Mattel, Inc. Announces $500 Million Additional Private Offering of Senior Notes due 2025

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 21, 2018 — Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) (“Mattel” or the “Company”) announced today that it intends to offer, subject to market conditions and other factors, $500,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of its 6.750% Senior Notes…

Hot Wheels® Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Brand Marks 50th with Yearlong Lineup of Live Experiences, New Digital Content, Product, Partnerships and Commemorative Items EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Hot Wheels, the number-one selling toy in the world* with nearly 500 …

Mattel Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results

– Worldwide net sales down 4% as reported. – Worldwide gross sales up 2%, excluding impact of Toys “R” Us liquidation. – Key Power Brand momentum remains strong, with Barbie® and Hot Wheels® up double digits. – Results reflect $87 million operating …

Mattel Names Ynon Kreiz As Chief Executive Officer, Effective April 26, 2018

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 19, 2018 — Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced that the Board of Directors has named Ynon Kreiz, a Mattel director since June 2017, as Chief Executive Officer effective April 26, 2018.  Margo Georgiadis, who became…..

Mattel Announces First Quarter 2018 Financial Results Conference Call

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 13, 2018 — Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced that it plans to release its first quarter 2018 financial results on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at approximately 4:05 p.m. Eastern time. Following this, Mattel will host …

Mattel Nominates New Board Members

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 14, 2018 — Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) announced today that the Company’s Board of Directors has selected R. Todd Bradley, Soren T. Laursen and Rosa (“Rosie”) G. Rios to be director nominees to stand for election to Mattel’s b…

Barbie(R) Honors Global Role Models On International Women’s Day

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 6, 2018 — Today, ahead of International Women’s Day, Barbie is honoring 17 historical and modern-day role models from around the world. These women come from diverse backgrounds and fields and are breaking boundaries to inspi…

Mattel Taps Into 90’s Nostalgia With Relaunch Of Polly

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 17, 2018 — More than 30 years since the launch, Mattel announces the relaunch of Polly Pocket in the original micro-scale and compacts that made her a 90’s phenomenon.

Mattel Expands Partnership With Tynker, Setting Goal To Introduce 10 Million Kids To Coding By 2020

EL SEGUNDO and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Mattel (NASDAQ: MAT), the leading global learning, development and play company, announced today a commitment to introduce 10 million kids to coding by 2020 through an expanded …

Mattel® Wins Toy Of The Year Award For The Hot Wheels® Super Ultimate Garage In The Playset Of The Year Category

NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), the leading global childhood development and play company, was recognized at the Toy Industry Association’s Toy of the Year (TOTY) awards ceremony, winning the Toy of The Year Award …

Mattel Appoints Ynon Kreiz as Chairman

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 8, 2018 — Mattel (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Ynon Kreiz, a director of Mattel since June 2017, as Non-Executive Chairman of the Mattel Board of Directors, effective at the 2018…

Mattel Reports Full Year And Fourth Quarter 2017 Financial Results(1)

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Feb. 1, 2018 — Strongest brand growth in Q4 from Barbie® (up 9% in Q4 as reported and up 6% in constant currency), and the launch of Disney’s Cars 3. Barbie delivered third year in a row of mid- to high-single digit …

Mattel and NetEase Launch New Joint Venture

Companies form joint venture to develop and publish mobile games and education apps inspired by Mattel’s iconic portfolio of brands EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT), the global leader in learning and …

Mattel and Nickelodeon Form U.S. Television and Consumer Products Partnership for Thomas & Friends™

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 25, 2018 — Mattel, Inc., a global learning, development and play company and Nickelodeon, the number-one entertainment brand for kids, today announced a new U.S. television and consumer products partnership for preschool favor…

Mattel Announces Full Year And Fourth Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 17, 2018 — Mattel, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAT) today announced that it plans to release its full year and fourth quarter 2017 financial results on Thursday, February 1, 2018, at approximately 4:05 p.m. Eastern time.

American Girl’s 2018 Girl Of The Year(TM) Is On A Mission To Inspire Girls To Push Beyond Boundaries And Reach For The Stars

MIDDLETON, Wis., Dec. 28, 2017 — 3…2…1…It’s time to blast off with American Girl’s 2018 Girl of the Year™, Luciana Vega™! Officially launching on January 1, Luciana is the latest in American Girl’s long line of inspiring characters that…

Mattel, Inc. Announces Pricing of Private Offering of Senior Notes due 2025

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Dec. 15, 2017 — Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) (“Mattel” or the “Company”) announced today that it has priced the previously announced offering of $1,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 6.75% Senior Notes due 2025.

Mattel, Inc. Announces Private Offering of Senior Notes due 2025

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Dec. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) (“Mattel” or the “Company”) announced today that it intends to offer $1,000,000,000 aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes due 2025, subject to market conditions …

Hydroshield(TM) Water Dodger(TM) Is The Winner Of ABC’s “The Toy Box”

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Nov. 19, 2017 — After eight weeks of viewing more than 50 toy inventions, the kid judges have spoken and Hydroshield™ Water Dodger™ is the winner of season two of ABC’s “The Toy Box.” Hydroshield Water Dodger is now available for…..