Tag Archives: diversity and inclusion

Philly & Friends to launch black fairy and ballerina dolls in time for Christmas

Multi-award winning inclusive children’s brand Philly & Friends has launched handmade black Fairy and Ballerina dolls in time for Christmas. Philly & Friends, the 2021 BBBA Consumer & Luxury rising star of the year, has always launched products based on a need its founder, Vese Aghoghovbia-Aladewolu, has experienced personally. Last Christmas, …

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UNICEF playbook aims to combat stereotyping in advertising

UNICEF and The LEGO Group have collaborated on a playbook for business audiences to provide starting points for defining the different types of stereotyping in advertising that can have a harmful impact on a child’s well-being and development. Children need diverse role models who can positively impact their perceptions of …

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Hasbro finds “greater platform to influence culture and play” in eOne amid corporate social responsibility update

Hasbro has said that the acquisition of Entertainment One, the content and entertainment group – and powerhouse behind some of the pre-school sector’s biggest including Peppa Pig and PJ Masks – has given the firm a “greater platform to influence culture and play.” The statement was made by the company’s …

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Hasbro appoints former WNBA president Laurel J Richie to its Board of Directors

The global play and entertainment company, Hasbro, has appointed the former president of the Women’s National Basketball Association, Laurel J Richie as an independent director to its Board of Directors. Richie served as president of the WNBA from May 2011 to November 2015. Prior to that she served as chief …

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