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Mattel Promotes Steve Totzke to Chief Commercial Officer
Aug 16, 2018

- Longtime Mattel leader Steve Totzke to oversee unified global commercial organization - Latest step in Mattel's ongoing strategy to realign teams and resources towards key, high-growth, areas EL SEGUNDO, Calif. , Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Mattel, Inc.

Mattel Elects Adriana Cisneros And Roger Lynch To Board Of Directors
Aug 13, 2018

- Ms. Cisneros, CEO of Cisneros, brings expertise in media and entertainment, digital advertising and content, as well as deep experience in the Latin American technology market. - Mr. Lynch, President and CEO of Pandora, is a recognized leader in digital content, social media, online marketing,

Mattel Reports Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results
Jul 25, 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 Toys "R" Us liquidation.

Mattel Announces Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results Conference Call
Jul 02, 2018
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. , July 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced that it plans to release its second quarter 2018 financial results on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 , at approximately 4:05 p.m. Eastern time . Following this, Mattel will host a conference call and webcast at
Mattel, Inc. Announces Pricing of Private Offering of Senior Notes due 2025
May 23, 2018
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. , May 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  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 Notes").
Mattel, Inc. Announces $500 Million Additional Private Offering of Senior Notes due 2025
May 21, 2018
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. , May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  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 due 2025 (the "New Notes").
Mattel Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results
Apr 26, 2018
- 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 income impact from Toys "R" Us liquidation,
Mattel Names Ynon Kreiz As Chief Executive Officer, Effective April 26, 2018
Apr 19, 2018
Kreiz Will Also Become Chairman, as Previously Announced, Effective Upon His Election at 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders Margo Georgiadis to Step Down to Pursue New Opportunity Kreiz Will Join Georgiadis On Q1 Earnings Call Scheduled for April 26, 2018 EL SEGUNDO, Calif.
Mattel Announces First Quarter 2018 Financial Results Conference Call
Apr 13, 2018
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. , April 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  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 a conference call and webcast at
Mattel Nominates New Board Members
Mar 14, 2018
Nominees bring expertise to the board in key areas including supply chain optimization, global commercial management, franchise development and technology partnerships
Barbie® Honors Global Role Models On International Women's Day
Mar 06, 2018
Barbie Highlights Historical and Modern-Day Women Including Chloe Kim, Patty Jenkins and Frida Kahlo to Continue to Show Girls They Can Be Anything
Mattel Expands Partnership With Tynker, Setting Goal To Introduce 10 Million Kids To Coding By 2020
Feb 17, 2018
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 partnership with Tynker, the award-winning
Mattel Appoints Ynon Kreiz as Chairman
Feb 08, 2018
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. , Feb. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Mr.
Mattel Reports Full Year And Fourth Quarter 2017 Financial Results(1)
Feb 01, 2018
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. , Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 POS growth globally.
Mattel and NetEase Launch New Joint Venture
Jan 30, 2018
Companies form joint venture to develop and publish mobile games and education apps inspired by Mattel's iconic portfolio of brands
Mattel Announces Full Year And Fourth Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call
Jan 17, 2018
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. , Jan. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  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 . Following this, Company executives will host a
Mattel, Inc. Announces Pricing of Private Offering of Senior Notes due 2025
Dec 15, 2017
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. , Dec. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- 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
Dec 09, 2017
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 and other factors.
Mattel Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results
Oct 26, 2017
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. , Oct. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Third Quarter Highlights 1 Worldwide net sales down 13% as reported, and down 14% in constant currency; worldwide gross sales down 13% as reported, and down 15% in constant currency. Sales performance negatively impacted by Toys "R" Us filing for
Mattel Announces Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call
Oct 05, 2017
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. , Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mattel, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAT) today announced that it plans to release its third quarter 2017 financial results on Thursday, October 26, 2017 , at approximately 4:05 p.m. Eastern time . Following this, Mattel will host a conference call and webcast at
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