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March 7, 2011

Mattel announced Monday that it has closed its much-acclaimed Barbie flagship store, which opened March 2009 in Shanghai.

Shanghai, China -- Mattel announced Monday that it has closed its much-acclaimed Barbie flagship store, which opened March 2009 in Shanghai.

The El Segundo, Calif.-based toy manufacturer, which officially closed the store’s doors on Monday, cited a change in strategy as reason for the closure. Mattel said in a statement that it plans to promote the Barbie brand via road tour -- on a pink tour bus.

October 11, 2010

Walmart said Tuesday it is discounting an array of toys, from Iron Man to Barbie,...

March 28, 2010

American Girl has opened a store at Park Meadows shopping mall in Denver. It is...

February 28, 2010

Chain store Age honors the winners of its 28th annual store design competition, which attracted entries...

honors the winners of its 28th annual store design competition, which attracted entries from around the globe. Barbie Shanghai, which celebrates one of America’s most iconic brands, was awarded top honors, Retail Store of the Year.

In addition, there were 19 first-place awards and seven honorable-mention awards in the various categories.

January 17, 2010

A 36,000-sq.-ft. store located in Shanghai, China, and dedicated to one of America’s most iconic...

October 6, 2009

Target Corp. said Wednesday it is lowering prices by up to 50% on toys expected...

January 31, 2008

Since last August, moms across the nation have been bombarded by mass recalls of...