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Madame Alexander Doll Club Convention to be Held in St. Louis

The Madame Alexander Doll Club will hold its annual convention from June 23-26 in St. Louis, MO. The 2010 convention, themed “Meet Me in St. Louis,” will feature all of the traditional club convention activities and a special speech by Gale Jarvis, president of Alexander Doll Company, Inc. and St. Louis native. Jarvis will keep attendees up to date on news from the Madame Alexander doll world.

Convention guests will have the opportunity to attend seminars and workshops, participate in design competitions, enter to win Madame Alexander dolls, and attend the “Meet Me at the Fair” Cissette dinner. Other activities include an interactive display of five St. Louis landmarks, the Parade of Living Dolls, and a workshop for designing and creating doll clothes.

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Madame Alexander Appointed as StinkyKids Manufacturer

Stone America Licensing has appointed Alexander Doll Company, the creator of Madame Alexander Dolls, as exclusive manufacturer for StinkyKids’ soft-bodied dolls.

StinkyKids are a group of 10 diverse “little stinKers” who learn to make right choices through mistakes. The children live by the motto, “Always Be A Leader Of Good.”

The property’s doll line launched in fourth quarter 2009 in Nordstrom stores, Nordstrom.com, and at FAO Schwarz New York.  Madame Alexander plans to expand the program to additional specialty, mid-tier, and mass retailers for Christmas 2010.

Stone America is also in negotiations with publishers to produce the property’s first book.

The Toy Book’s Toy Report 01/05/10

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Catch up on last week’s news! Read The Toy Book Toy Report for 01/05/10.

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Madame Alexander’s New Pink Ladies

Madame Alexander introduces a trio of collectible dolls – Frenchy, Sandy and Rizzo, also known as “the pink ladies.”  The dolls stand 10 inches tall, have an SRP of $99.99 each, and are being sold at specialty and retail now.

MADAME ALEXANDER -- Rizzo Frenchy Sandy 09-09