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  1. Japanese exchange students get a taste of Coney IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... students are interested in learning Japanese because of their interest in Anime, comics and graphics like the Hello Kitty series many have grown up with. The Eastern languages are important ones to know as the ties between East and West businesses ...

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  2. Market Report: Are Super-Sexy Clothes Totally Out Of Style?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Phillymag.com

    ... stores. [ Fast Company ] In unexpected fashion news, famed high-fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto is designing a Hello Kitty collection of apparel and accessories. [ Elle ] Burger King in Japan is releasing a Whopper-scented perfume called ...

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  3. A Yohji Yamamoto Hello Kitty Line Is HappeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | New York Magazine

    WWD reports that Sanrio, which famously owns the Hello Kitty empire, is teaming up with none other than Yohji Yamamoto for a new line, to be called Kitty's. The collection will include apparel and accessories sporting Hello Kitty and My Melody characters.

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  4. Hello Kitty: This Isn't Even Her Final FormRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    PROTIP: Press the and keys to navigate the gallery, 'g' to view the gallery, or 'r' to view a random image. This kinda makes me wish Sanrio and Nintendo would team up and make a Hello Kitty edition of Animal Crossing.

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  5. Fried Alive - The First of its Kind Online Fan Site for the Rock...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Digital Game Developer

    ... Posters, Guitars, Jewelry, Toys, Games, Puzzles, Badges, Buttons, Archie Comics, Bobbleheads, and even the Hello Kitty line of KISS Collectibles. If you are thoroughly interested in the rock band KISSs regular doings then do not forget to check out ...

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  6. Hello Kitty says goodbye to Torrance, moves headquarters to El SegundoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Daily Breeze

    The Hello Kitty balloon floats in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014 in New York. Sanrio Inc., the Japanese parent company behind Hello Kitty, plans to move its Southern California headquarters from Torrance to a burgeoning high-tech sector in El Segundo.

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  7. Big in Asia, Line app is looking worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Salt Lake Tribune

    In this March 16, 2015 photo, tourists take their souvenir photos with an outsized LineA's character Brown bear at the Line Friends flagship shop in Seoul, South Korea. For smartphone users in Asia where most of LineA's 181 million monthly users are located, the characters are as familiar as Hello Kitty or DisneyA's animated stars.

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  8. Popular Asian messaging app Line using cute merchandizing to spread to other regionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Lethbridge Herald

    In this March 16, 2015 photo, tourists take their souvenir photos with an outsized LineA a a s character Brown bear at the Line Friends flagship shop in Seoul, South Korea. For smartphone users in Asia where most of LineA a a s 181 million monthly users are located, the characters are as familiar as Hello Kitty or DisneyA a a s animated stars.

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  9. Big in Asia, Line app hopes cute factor will win worldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Fresno Bee

    In this March 16, 2015 photo, shoppers wait for doors to open at the Line Friends flagship shop in Seoul, South Korea. For smartphone users in Asia where most of Line's 181 million monthly users are located, the characters are as familiar as Hello Kitty or Disney's animated stars.

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  10. Japan's Ministry of CoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Atlantic

    ... that same decade. The first big boom in Japanese pop culture came in the 80s thanks to the rise of Nintendo, Hello Kitty, and anime-with the latter playing a central role in the following decades as shows such as Dragonball Z , Sailor Moon, and ...

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  11. Yes, there really is a Hello Kitty IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Examiner.com

    When Sanrio created Hello Kitty in 1974, one wonders if they knew what a cash cow, er, cash cat they had on their paws. Did they realize a little coin purse would lead to an entire island? Hello Kitty Island can be found in Seogwipo, South Korea .

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  12. Yohji Yamamoto Teaming With SanrioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Women's Wear Daily

    YOHJI'S COOL CAT: In one of the more unlikely fashion collaborations in recent memory, Yohji Yamamoto is teaming up with Hello Kitty parent company Sanrio to launch a new brand called Kitty's. Yamamoto and his team will work on product development, production and branding, while Sanrio will handle character approval, store management and product sales.

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  13. Yohji Yamamoto to Collaborate with Hello Kitty Parent Company SanrioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Hypebeast.com

    In one of the more unlikely collaborative endeavors in recent memory, famed designer Yohji Yamamoto is set to team up with Hello Kitty 's parent company Sanrio to launch a brand new label. Dubbed "Kitty's," the relationship will see Yamamoto and his team in charge of development, production, and branding while Sanrio will handle the retail side of things, as well as character approval for the line.

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  14. Japan: Is that Hello Kitty in my teacup? Yes, at new Kyoto tea houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Los Angeles Times

    If you just can't get enough of Hello Kitty, a recently opened tea house in Kyoto, Japan, lets you order traditional fare served with Hello Kitty flair. At the Tea House Hello Kitty Saryo , bowls and cups are emblazoned with the 40-year-old Japanese pop icon.

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  15. Tokyo animal cafes offer urbanites quality time with petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Los Angeles Times

    ... space was done up with cat-themed decor: pillows and posters, even a cat-shaped toilet brush in the bathroom. (Hello Kitty, though, was shockingly underrepresented.) Three giant lint rollers were stationed at the entrance, and two matronly ...

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  16. Whimsical & Colorful Hello Kitty Original Graphic Novel Box Set To Debut Fall 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | SciFi Japan

    Join Hello Kitty and Her Friends in a Fun New Box Set Featuring Six Full-Color Editions Source: VIZ Media , MediaLab press releases Special Thanks to Jane Lui and Erik Jansen VIZ Media, LLC, the largest distributor and licensor of anime and manga in North America, previews a special treat for the ardent Hello Kitty fan and pop culture aficionado with the release in September of the first-ever Hello Kitty Graphic Novel Box Set. Set to be published under the company's Perfect Square imprint, the forthcoming Box Set will contain all six Hello Kitty original graphic novels released to date and will come packaged in an illustrated slip case.

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  17. Peerless 125 Collection by Cross Pens: The Rhode Island-based...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Cool Hunting

    ... area is prime lodging grounds, as the Rhode Island Convention Center... The world's most iconic feline, Hello Kitty, has lived way beyond her nine livesshe currently 35, in fact. To celebrate this all-important birthday marking her mid-thirties ...

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  18. Hello Kitty wants men to wear her on their shirtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Star Online

    The iconic character Hello Kitty has gotten a masculine makeover by Japanese design studio Nendo, which has revealed its collection of T-shirts featuring the character as part of a team-up with Sanrio and Japanese magazine Pen . Last year, Sanrio, the character's parent company, launched a project to get more Hello Kitty products made for men on the occasion of Hello Kitty's 40th anniversary and just a month, incidentally, after announcing that she is not actually a kitty at all, but "a cheerful and happy little girl with a heart of gold."

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  19. This Week in Cultural Clicks: Sushi Cats, Post-Internet Poetry, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The New Yorker

    ... swatting a soup ladle at some flying fish. (Cats as people is a popular fantasy in Japanese culture-the Kitty of Hello Kitty is apparently not a cat but a "little girl." ) One afternoon, while researching the Japan Society show, I typed "Japanese ...

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  20. 'Hello Kitty' graphic novel box set coming this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Examiner.com

    Anime and manga publisher Viz Media , today announced that this fall, it would be releasing a graphic novel box set for the popular " Hello Kitty " series, through its kid friendly Perfect Square imprint. The hugely popular Sanrio character was originally created by Yuko Shimizu, and the graphic novel adventures of her and her friends were created by the team of Jacob Chabot, Ian McGinty, Jorge Monlongo, and Giovanni Castro.

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