Mattel: 'Day Of The Dead Barbie' Celebrates Mexican HolidayBarbie's long black dress is embroidered with hearts and butterflies, with colorful ruffled sleeves. Her face is painted with a skull -- a popular practice during the festival, when revelers dress up in colorful costumes and hold parades.
Mattel To Cut More Than 2,200 Jobs After Poor Earnings ReportMattel says it will cut 2,200 jobs as the maker of Barbie dolls and Hot Wheels cars tries to save money.
Toys 'R' Us Could Go Out Of Business Next Week. That's Bad News For Lego And BarbieBankrupt retailer Toys "R" Us may shut all its U.S. stores as soon as next week, according to several reports.
"Next Gen Ken:" Mattel Releases New, Diverse Ken DollsMattel announced Tuesday the expansion of its "Fashionistas" line with 15 new Ken dolls, as part of an ongoing development to diversify both Barbie and Ken.