|Type||Public (NYSE: HAS)|
|Industry||Toys and games|
|When it was created||1923|
|Headquarters||Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA|
|Key people||Brian Goldner (chief executive officer)|
|Money earned||3.838 Billion USD (2007)|
|Net income||333 Million USD (2007)|
Hasbro is an American toy company. It is one of the biggest toy makers in the world, only Mattel is larger. Hasbro also makes Monopoly, a popular board game. Their main office is in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, United States. The company is best known for their popular 1990's electronic audio game Bop It, which got re-designed in 2008 with a series of designs which one is released each year. Hasbro have also joined up with many other companies such as Tiger Electronics who made the following audio games: Brain Warp, Brain Bash, Brain Shift and Bogoey Ball. They also make a popular memory game called Simon which involves memorizing flashing lights and sounds. The game Simon Swipe was released in 2014 and was copyrighted in 2013. There is also a Micro Series version that was released in 2014.
References[change | change source]
- History of Hasbro from Hasbro's official website
- "Company Profile for Hasbro Inc (HAS)". http://zenobank.com/index.php?symbol=HAS&page=quotesearch. Retrieved 2008-10-01.