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Disney, Marvel, Lucasfilm & Sanrio slice into cake-frosting seller
Disney, Marvel and Lucasfilm have joined with Hello Kitty owner Sanrio to sue a couple that sells unlicensed edible frosting sheets featuring their properties.
Hello Kitty to Star in Her Own Movie
Sanrio has announced plans to bring the merchandising phenomenon to theaters worldwide in 2019.
Sanrio wants men to know it’s OK to like Hello Kitty
If My Little Pony can have a large, devoted male following, then why shouldn’t Hello Kitty? It may be because, even after 40 years, many people still considering the adorable …
First-ever Hello Kitty Con to be held in Los Angeles
Over the past four decades, Hello Kitty has planted her flag on the worlds of toys, fashion, animation, music, video games, comic books, restaurants and even home appliances. And next …
MarvelKids, Hello Kitty app violate children’s privacy law, group claims
An online-privacy advocacy group has asked the Federal Trade Commission to investigate MarvelKids.com and the Hello Kitty Carnival mobile app, which it insists fail to protect children’s personal information as …
SDCC ’13 | Sanrio to roll out Hello Kitty ‘interactive experience’
Sanrio will make its Comic-Con International debut next week with Hello Kitty Fashion Music Wonderland, an “interactive experience” that includes a fan hub and pop-up shop at the Comic-Con Interactive …
When Hello Kitty’s Sanrio tried to ‘take over’ comics
We’ve all seen Hello Kitty grow from a quirky Japanese import into a household name, but do you remember the time its corporate owner set out to “conquer comics”? Me …
DC and Sanrio team up for Hello Kitty superhero products
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment have partnered with Sanrio for a new Hello Kitty line, which features the international marketing phenomenon dressed as her favorite DC Comics superheroes, …
Viz Media to release original Hello Kitty comics
Viz Media has inked a deal with “global lifestyle brand” Sanrio to publish a series of original Hello Kitty graphic novels, as well as a special-edition comic that will debut …
DC Comics, Disney and Sanrio sue party company over costumes
DC Comics, Disney and Sanrio have sued a California birthday party entertainment company for copyright and trademark infringement, alleging that it’s using counterfeit costumes of such well-known characters as Mickey …
Crossover madness: Hello Kitty x One Piece
What are they putting in the water at the Sanrio Corp? The parent company of Hello Kitty is letting its prize property wander off in some mighty odd directions: At …
THE EVERLASTING HELLO KITTY!
This week's POP! is a celebration and a look into the history of one of the world's most enduring pop icons of the last century, Sanrio's ever-popular ambassador of cute, Hello Kitty!
Comics A.M. | The comics Internet in two minutes
Organizations | Friends of Lulu, the comics advocacy group whose struggles have come to light in recent months, is in danger of losing its tax-exempt status as a charitable organization. …