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Beatrice Alexander: Creating an Industry

Beatrice Alexander elevated the craft of doll making in the United States and around the world. Crowned the "First Lady of Dolls" by FAO Schwarz, her dolls are highly valued by collectors and museums alike.
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DOS by Mattel

As the classic card game UNO approaches its 50th anniversary, Mattel is launching a sequel that doubles the fun: DOS!
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Board Games in Bed

The Board Games in Bed podcast tracks the adventures of avid board game players Kelly and Becky as they search for games to play on family game night and during time with friends.
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The Friday Five: Rachel Jones

As the counterfeit industry has proliferated through the advent of online shopping, so too have the efforts to halt corrupt manufacturers. Through SnapDragon, Rachel Jones – CEO and founder – is at the forefront of the fight. Jones explains the fight's importance and why it's crucial for consumers to exercise diligence when making online purchases.
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