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'Star Wars' rights sold

NEW YORK -- Hasbro Inc. and Galoob Toys Inc. on Tuesday won the rights to...millions of dollars in revenues each year. Galoob, meantime, offered almost one-fifth...No. 2 U.S. toy maker, and No. 3 Galoob already hold the licenses for the original...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/15/biz_216007.shtml
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Prices on some `Star Wars' collectibles are out of this world

...as companies continue to churn out new items by the shopping-cart load. But the fresh stuff - mostly put out by Kenner and Galoob, which started its Micro Machine line in 1993 - look like quite a bargain next to some of the oldies. Always wanted a 3-inch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/31/mov_203390.shtml
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Prices on some `Star Wars' collectibles are out of this world

...as companies continue to churn out new items by the shopping-cart load. But the fresh stuff - mostly put out by Kenner and Galoob, which started its Micro Machine line in 1993 - look like quite a bargain next to some of the oldies. Always wanted a 3-inch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/30/mov_203334.shtml
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Business briefs

...Wednesday after failing to convince its ground crew union to accept the plan. Hasbro to buy Galoob PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Hasbro Inc. will buy Galoob Toys Inc. for $220 million in a deal that will give Hasbro most of the rights to toys based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/29/bus_240336.shtml
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Hasbro uses the force for toy wars

...advances on royalties to Mr. Lucas in installments over nine years. That amount includes advances promised to Mr. Lucas by Lewis Galoob Toys, which was bought by Hasbro last year. While excited about the Phantom Menace toy line, Hasbro executives point out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/02/bus_260428.shtml
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`Star Wars' re-release captures new fans

...franchise behind Disney. Manufacturers' sales of "Star Wars" replicas are up 650 percent over last year, with Hasbro and Galoob toy companies poised to ship a combined $175 million worth of new product. PepsiCo Inc. has signed a $2 billion agreement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/31/mov_203392.shtml
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`Star Wars' hype is no phantom for George Lucas

...strictly confidential, as one on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission made clear. The pact with Lucas-licensed Galoob Toys -- which was later bought by Hasbro -- listed as no-nos any "announcements, press releases or publicity about the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/11/ent_258727.shtml
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`Star Wars' re-release captures new fans

...franchise behind Disney. Manufacturers' sales of "Star Wars" replicas are up 650 percent over last year, with Hasbro and Galoob toy companies poised to ship a combined $175 million worth of new product. PepsiCo Inc. has signed a $2 billion agreement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/30/mov_203336.shtml
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