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December 20, 2013

Disney News This Week: 'Saving Mr. Banks' in Theaters Everywhere Today, Disney Publishing Worldwide Apps Recognized by Apple, Disney Interactive Launches 'it's a small world: the animated series'

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
Head over to your nearest movie theater today to see how the classic film "Mary Poppins" came to the big screen in "Saving Mr. Banks." Get a glimpse of the film—which stars Academy Award winners Emma Thompson as Mary Poppins author P. L. Travers and Tom Hanks as Walt Disney—in the newly released clip above.
December 3, 2013

International Roundup: China and Hong Kong

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
With the arrival of the most wonderful time of the year, Disney toys and products are a popular topic of conversation here at the Company and with my family. I’ve personally got my eye on several items… especially "Disney Infinity"! Our partners in China and Hong Kong are talking toys and consumer products around their regions as well. Let’s travel to the Far East to get the latest on some exciting developments.
November 22, 2013

Disney News This Week: Disney at Harrods, 'The View' Visits Disneyland Resort, New 'Muppets Most Wanted' Trailer Released

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
We really are getting in the holiday spirit here at Disney, especially due to some of this week’s exciting news. From a royal experience in London to a highly anticipated YouTube teaser, get the latest on happenings from around The Walt Disney Company.
November 21, 2013

Disney Consumer Products Triples Sales of Disney-Branded Fruits and Vegetables

By Amelia Lukiman, Disney Consumer Products
While strolling through your neighborhood supermarket you may notice some of your favorite Disney characters right next to you on a shelf or in an aisle thanks to the Company’s commitment to helping families make good nutritional choices for years. In 2006, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts debuted healthy meals and snacks that follow landmark nutritional guidelines and 2010 saw the launch of the Company-wide "Disney Magic of Healthy Living" initiative, a program that encourages smart eating and fun exercise.
November 5, 2013

Disney Princess Makes a Splash with Ariel-Inspired Products

By Tanya Ropella, Disney Consumer Products

Last month, The Little Mermaid Diamond Edition Blu-ray™ was released, along with a vast line of new products from Disney Consumer Products (DCP) to celebrate Disney Princess Ariel. The new product collection draws inspiration from Ariel's spirited, adventurous and determined personality and features items for collectors, little princesses and adult princesses from dolls and role play to beauty and fashion.

October 29, 2013

Minnie Makes Her Mark

By Tanya Ropella, Disney Consumer Products
No one can pull off a red polka-dotted bow quite like Minnie Mouse. For generations of children and adults, her bow represents true friendship—someone special who has touched so many lives, including mine. Since her breakout role in 1928’s Steamboat Willie, Minnie has reached her fans through movie theaters, television and now through social media. At Disney Consumer Products (DCP), we continue to celebrate Minnie Mouse through countless collections, fashion and products.
October 25, 2013

Disney Villains Beauty Collection at Walgreens, 'Captain America: The Winter Solider' Trailer and Poster, 'Jungle Cruise' During the Holidays at Disney Parks

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
With Halloween just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to get a little villainous—especially with a brand-new beauty collection featuring your favorite Disney villains. Get the wicked details, along with additional news from around the Company.
October 24, 2013

The First International D23 Expo Takes Place in Japan

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company
Just last week, the first D23 Expo Japan took place overseas, right in the heart of Tokyo Disney Resort. For three magical days, presentations, screenings, exhibits and concerts wowed more than 23,000 guests from all over the country.
October 22, 2013

Disney Synergy Brings the Magic to Life in Your Hands

By Amelia Lukiman, Disney Consumer Products
With so many business units – from Parks and Resorts to Media Networks to Consumer Products and everything in between – working at The Walt Disney Company (TWDC) means infinite opportunities to collaborate with partners and colleagues you don’t interact with every day and create experiences that go above and beyond guest expectations.
October 4, 2013

'Into the Woods' First Look, Halloween at Disney Store, New 'Pirates of the Caribbean'-Inspired Facebook Game Launches, 'The Little Mermaid' Diamond Edition

By Cynthia Momdjian, The Walt Disney Company

I’ve seen Meryl Streep play quite a few roles, but her expression in full costume as the character in the picture below definitely sent chills up my spine! Get a first look at Into the Woods and read the latest news from around the Company this week.