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  1. This Artist Is Churning Out Hundreds of Drawings of a Man Named Mr. ToastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | LA Weekly

    ... like Sanrio. Goodsell recalls going to the Sanrio store at South Coast Plaza in Orange County long before Hello Kitty-mania took shape across the United States. "The culture has changed to embrace that kind of wonderfulness," he says, adding that ...


  2. Museum of Contemporary ArtRead the original story

    Thursday | LA Weekly

    Mon. & Fri., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thurs., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., 11 am.-6 p.m. After 40 - yes, 40 - years of cooing and obsessing over Sanrio's adorable mascot, Hello Kitty is getting her own fan convention. The first Hello Kitty Con takes place Halloween weekend at MOCA's Geffen Contemporary.


  3. Tupperware’s China sales soar, boosted by $1,000 water filtersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seattle Times

    ... said. To court Asian consumers, the company offers products such as the RiceSmart rice dispenser and a Hello Kitty lunch set. In China, where apartments are small, the company relies on neighborhood outlets and cooking classes, Goings said. The ...


  4. From Bellevue to Bangkok: UW alumni around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... prove it! There were mugs, polo shirts, and banners with UW Alum-Thailand prominently displayed. There were even Hello Kitty cheerleader dolls dressed in purple. It was almost like being in a branch of a UW bookstore! At dusk, the doors opened to ...


  5. Mr. Men and Little Miss Headed To Big ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Cartoon Brew

    ... shepherd them to the big screen." The British children's book series was introduced in 1971 by Roger Hargreaves. Hello Kitty owners Sanrio bought the book series in 2011. The most recent animated version of the characters was a 2006 Flash animation ...


  6. Mr Men and Little Misses movie gets the go aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The First Post

    ... Hargreaves died 1988, Adam continued to create and draw more characters. In 2011, Sanrio Co, the creators of Hello Kitty, bought the rights to the characters. Two years later Little Miss and Hello Kitty launched a joint fashion line for Marks and ...


  7. Androids will greet guests at Japanese smart hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | ITworld

    For centuries, hospitality in Japan has meant kimono-clad innkeepers attentive to the last detail. Now, androids from the company that licenses Hello Kitty will staff a new hotel.


  8. a Fox Animation wins film rights for Sanrio's Mr. Men Little MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Business Journal

    ... In 2011, the rights to Mr. Men Little Miss were acquired by Japanese company Sanrio Co. Ltd. , the creators of Hello Kitty . "In addition to Sanrio's 'kawaii' character family, the Mr. Men Little Miss characters are the perfect blend of ...


  9. Katsu Ramen Opens to an Aurora Crowd Hungry for NoodlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Denver Westword

    ... comprises Japanese prints and menu boards in kanji script as well as a variety of pop-culture knickknacks from Hello Kitty to Dragon Ball Z. Glossy plastic replicas of the menu items line shelves in the front window facing the parking lot for ...


  10. Mr Men and Little Miss in film dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | BBC News

    ... In 2011, the rights to Mr Men and Little Miss were acquired by Sanrio Co, Ltd in 2011, the creators of Hello Kitty. Janet Hsu, head of Sanrio, Inc said: "I loved reading these books as a kid, and now I love reading them to my own kids. Their humour, ...


  11. Old and new idols in TaiwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | World Magazine

    ... promise the best beef noodle soup, the most authentic Japanese ramen, the unforgettable experience of a Hello Kitty-themed cafe. (I went. It delivers.) On the other hand, Linton noted that in mainland China, communism wiped out all the old idols and ...


  12. Fox Animation Acquires Film Rights to Sanrio's Mr. Men Little Miss CharactersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Productions and Twentieth Century Fox Animation. Sanrio is the global lifestyle brand best known for pop icon Hello Kitty, who recently celebrated her 40th Anniversary. Home to many endearing characters including Chococat, My Melody, Badtz-Maru and ...


  13. EVA to offer 'Hello Kitty' flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Bangkok Post

    Taiwanese airlines EVA Air has decided, after "overwhelming demand" for seats on test charters, to deploy "Hello Kitty"-themed jets permanently for the connection between Singapore and Taipei. The new EVA Hello Kitty B777-300ER aircraft will feature the lovable Japanese-invented cat on the outside of the aircraft while the flight crew will wear pink aprons featuring Hello Kitty characters.


  14. Avril Lavigne 'Hello Kitty' video hits 68 million views on YouTubeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Avril Lavigne fans and foes have helped her " Hello Kitty " video hit a new milestone. The song was a track from the multi-Juno winner's 2013 self-titled fifth studio album.


  15. This Cute Bento Contest Encourages You to Play With Your FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | LA Weekly

    ... one more aspect to factor in for the Consulate General of Japan in Los Angeles' latest contest: cuteness. Like Hello Kitty, tiny cell phone charms and giggling schoolgirls, Japan's pervasive culture of cuteness has finally hit homemade food in the ...


  16. Toy Zoo Now Selling Exclusive Limited-run Funko Grey Skull Frankenstein FiguresRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | PRWeb

    Toy Zoo is currently offering limited edition Grey Skull Frankenstein Hikari Sofubi figures from Funko, which are available exclusively through Toy Zoo for $39.99. The figures, designed in the distinctive Japanese Sofubi toy style, are all handcrafted and hand-painted for a completely unique look.


  17. Sheikh-ing it at Hobart's MOFORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Crikey

    ... The band formed in 1981 and took off in the early '90s - they toured with Nirvana. Think Riot grrrl meets Hello Kitty. There are songs about cats, green tea and late-night ramen, delivered with an incongruous blend of punk rock antics and friendly ...


  18. Cartoon Theme Farms - The Hello Kitty Go Green Organic Farm Teaches...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Trend Hunter Magazine

    You have probably heard of theme parks before, but theme farms are likely a newer concept. The beloved Japanese anime character Hello Kitty now has her own organic farm.


  19. You Are Here: Vaughan Mills Shopping CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Where Toronto

    ... stuffed teddies, bunnies, dogs, and licensed characters like My Little Pony, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Hello Kitty. Children can also print out a birth certificate for their new friend, as well as purchase clothes and accessories to dress ...


  20. NYC children's museum explores Japanese cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Newsday

    ... esthetic. It includes toys, clothing and entertainment characterized by whimsical figures and bright colors like Hello Kitty and Pokeman.