Articles in the Mattel Category

Shop Mattel Deal at Costco
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Posted in Mattel, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 11 December 2017
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Probably missed it – sorry – tried to post while I was at Costco earlier but for some reason, it didn’t go through. Ended 12/11 but maybe Costco will extend it … $100 of value for$59 – 41% off AND applicable to even sale items at Shop.Mattel. Tweet This Post

Shop.Mattel 25%+ Off Sale
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Posted in Mattel, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 30 August 2017
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Sign up or sign in through our T5 link at eBates. After purchase, you get a rebate of another 2.5% so you can save up to 27.5% Then from eBates, search for MATTEL. Then at Shop.Mattel – apply the SPENDSAVE coupon code at checkout. While there are lots of Mattel product if you collect other things, […]

Mattel Hot Wheels Pit of Death at Walmart
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Posted in Mattel on 25 January 2017
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So, um, does anyone like to buy toys via a giant pit of death? Do you just toss your kid in? Tweet This Post

Hasbro Might Buy Mattel
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Posted in Mattel on 5 February 2016
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Bloomberg reports …“Mattel Inc. and Hasbro Inc. have held talks about merging two of the world’s biggest toy companies, according to people familiar with the matter, in a deal that would bring together the manufacturer of Hot Wheels with the maker of My Little Pony. Hasbro approached Mattel about a potential transaction late last year, and the […]

Mattel Cricket Bug Racer Has Critics
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Posted in Mattel on 6 January 2016
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Surprise, Mattel’s Cricket Racer Toy Car has critics … Yep, you actually load a real cricket in who drives around. “There are four modes for Bug Racer including cricket in charge, where the cricket steers the car depending on where it moves, and drag racer mode, when two Bug Racers compete against each other.” Read […]

Mattel & The Frozen-Disney Princess Problem
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Posted in Marketing, Mattel on 29 December 2015
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“Bloomberg Business” has an interesting article on how Mattel upset Disney by launching a new doll line, Ever After High … “… Things got more complicated in the late 2000s, when Mattel released a line of princess-themed Barbie DVDs and dolls, essentially pitting them against Disney’s line. When Barbie’s sales started to fall in 2012, she […]

Jiminy Crickets – Mattel Made Him a Bug Racer Car
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Posted in Mattel on 11 December 2015
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This is certainly weird – if only your cricket had a car of his own to control and drive, Mattel has whipped one up for him. Bug Racer Yep, believe it or not, you load a real live cricket into it and the sensors inside control this car. You can even add food so it’s […]

Kmart Hot Wheels Day
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Posted in Mattel on 4 November 2015
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If your area still has a Kmart, a Hot Wheels Day is coming. Thanks for the heads up, NascarBronco. Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS & Mattel Hot Wheels MIA Retail
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Mattel on 1 June 2015
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Well, one store got stock in – though it’s not 2014 anymore and wasn’t this case out about a year ago? This box set was finally spotted at one Target – good price. But this Target has so few CARS, they put what they had of Hot Wheels on the pegs. Apparently Mattel’s plan is […]

Hot Wheels Porsche Series
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Posted in Mattel on 22 May 2015
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Looks like a nice series coming from Hot Wheels. Porsche 917K, 918 Spyder, 935-78, 959, 993 GT2, Boxster Spyder & Porsche Carrera GT. It looks like a pallet drop display case as the assortment is either 20 or 34 of each release in the “case.”   Tweet This Post