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Girl toys power Hasbro

...Decepticons but the iPad.Transformers-maker Hasbro and other toy companies have been battling...gadgets rather than traditional toys. But Hasbro surprised analysts on Monday when it said...demand for girls' toys last quarter. Hasbro credited sales of Furby toys, My Little...

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Hasbro uses the force for toy wars

...toymaker. Luke is trying to snatch it for Hasbro. But wait. Obi-Wan Kenobi, returned...is about to come onto the field for Hasbro. And he's got about 100 "Phantom Menace...Will the force be with Obi-Wan? Will Hasbro rule the toy trade? It's anyone's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/02/bus_260428.shtml
Business
NFL announces deal with Hasbro for toys, games

...announced Thursday a four-year contract with Hasbro Inc. to create action figures, board games...Next year, the NFL logo will be added to Hasbro's popular Nerf footballs. Neither the NFL nor Hasbro would disclose how much the nation's second-largest...

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Other sports
Hasbro halts plans for dolls based on risque music group

PAWTUCKET, R.I. - Hasbro Inc. shelved plans Wednesday to release...for risque lyrics and skimpy outfits. Hasbro, the nation's second biggest toy...making a doll line inappropriate for Hasbro," the company said. A Hasbro spokeswoman...

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Life & style
Hasbro to acquire Pokemon makers

PAWTUCKET, R.I. -- Hasbro, Inc., the world's second-largest...purchased for approximately $325 million, Hasbro announced today. Wizards also makes...literature and owns 70 retail game stores, Hasbro is best known for its Monopoly game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/10/bus_269786.shtml
Business
Hasbro first quarter earnings match expectations

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Hasbro Inc., the nation's second-largest...keeping their inventory stocks low. Hasbro trails only Mattel Inc. in toy manufacturing...reduce the demand for toys," he said. Hasbro credited the successful launch last...

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Finance
Order of Battle

Once upon a time, I loved nothing better than waging war. Okay, that was just in Risk ? the old Parker Brothers/Hasbro board game standard which hit the market here in the United States way back in 1959. When my friends and I weren't busy shooting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/mike-rosier/2014-05-08/order-batt
Hasbro demands man stop selling 'Ghettopoly' game

...Boardwalk. "We want to make it clear that Hasbro has absolutely no connection to the reprehensible 'Ghettopoly...game," Frank Bifulco, president of Hasbro's U.S. Games, said Friday in a statement...the game. Pawtucket, R.I.-based Hasbro claims that Ghettopoly violates its intellectual...

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Hasbro thinks too small

...board-game manufacturers apparently have been prodded by parents to speed things up. They don't have all day, you know. So Hasbro Inc. is unveiling Monopoly Express, Scrabble Express and Sorry Express this year. Busier parents and kids with shorter attention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/20/edi_125379.shtml
Editorials
Mattel in position to lead in hand-held electronics

NEW YORK -- Hasbro Inc., struggling to keep pace with Mattel...Electronics Inc. for $335 million. Hasbro, best known for G.I. Joe and Monopoly...Cabbage Patch Kids. "This will help Hasbro lock up the market in handheld electronics...

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