What company makes Barbie dolls?

Answer Barbie dolls, which continue to be popular toys, are made by Mattel Inc. Mattel is a Fortune 1000 company that was created by Harold Matson, Ruth Handler and Elliot Handler in 1945 in California.S... Read More »

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Who makes Barbie dolls?

Ruth Handler invented the Barbie doll in 1959 and named it after her daughter, Barbara. She created Ken and named him after her son. Mattel, the company Ruth Handler co-founded, continues to make B... Read More »

What year were Barbie dolls invented?

Ruth Handler, one of the co-founders of Mattel Inc., invented the popular Barbie doll in 1959, according to Barbie Collector. Handler named the doll after her daughter, Barbie, who inspired its cre... Read More »

What year were barbie dolls introduced?

Barbie was first introduced at the New York Toy Show in 1959. Buyers did not know what to make of Barbie because they were used to seeing baby dolls sold for little girls. By 1960, the public deman... Read More »

Who invented Barbie Dolls?

Ruth Handler, a co-founder of Mattel, designed a grown-up doll after watching her daughter and friends play games about the future with their paper dolls. She named her creation after her daughter ... Read More »