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Dec 04, 2014, 06:00 ET

MEGA® Brands "must-have" holiday toys win notable awards - Mega Bloks® and RoseArt® offer something special for every member of the family

MONTREAL, Dec. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - MEGA® Brands Inc., a member of the Mattel® family of companies (NASDAQ: MAT), continues to expand...

Oct 21, 2014, 06:02 ET
MEGA Brands Inc. announced a multi-year global partnership with Universal Partnerships & Licensing (UP&L) to develop a new kids construction line based on the Despicable Me franchise from Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment. The Mega Bloks Despicable Me line will hit shelves in December 2014. (PRNewsFoto/MEGA Brands Inc.)

MEGA Brands announces new partnership with Universal Partnerships & Licensing to launch Despicable Me™ building sets this holiday season

'#MINIONMONTAGE CHALLENGE' RAMPS UP TO LAUNCH MONTREAL, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - MEGA® Brands Inc., a member of the Mattel family of...

Oct 21, 2014, 06:01 ET

MEGA Brands announces new partnership with Universal Partnerships & Licensing to launch Despicable Me™ building sets this holiday season

'#MINIONMONTAGE CHALLENGE' RAMPS UP TO LAUNCH MONTREAL, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - MEGA® Brands Inc., a member of the Mattel family of...

Jul 24, 2014, 06:00 ET

World premiere of new Mega Bloks® collectibles at San Diego Comic-Con 2014

Mega Bloks Halo® and Call of Duty® Signature Series set reveals & exclusive giveaways at Mega Bloks Booth #3351 MONTREAL and SAN...

Jun 06, 2014, 06:00 ET

MEGA Brands® announces a new partnership with Shriners Hospitals for Children® - Canada in honour of International Shriners Day

MEGA Brands pledges to donate $500,000 for new Shriners hospital while launching a limited edition Mega Bloks® Fundraising Toy MONTREAL,...

May 27, 2014, 10:30 ET
Executive Director of Autism Speaks Canada, Jill Farber, (left) accepts a donation from Robert Goodwin, Executive Director of the Mattel Children's Foundation, and Bisma Ansari, Vice President of Marketing at MEGA Brands Inc., at the Montreal Walk Now for Autism Speaks Canada fundraising event on May 25, 2014. (PRNewsFoto/MEGA Brands Inc.)

MEGA Brands and Mattel to present more than $70,000 in donations to Autism Speaks Canada

Funds Raised by MEGA Brands Employees, Partners and Suppliers to Support Autism Treatment, Education and Advocacy MONTREAL, May 27, 2014...

Apr 25, 2014, 12:00 ET

Mega Brands receives Final Court Approval of Arrangement with Mattel

MONTREAL, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - MEGA Brands Inc. (TSX: MB) ("MEGA" or the "Corporation") today announced that the Superior Court of...

Apr 23, 2014, 12:33 ET

MEGA Brands' shareholders approve arrangement with Mattel

MONTREAL, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - MEGA Brands Inc. (TSX: MB) ("MEGA" or the "Corporation") today announced that its shareholders (the...

Apr 14, 2014, 17:38 ET

MEGA Brands announces two independent proxy advisory firms recommend voting in favour of the arrangement

Special Meeting of Shareholders to be held on April 23, 2014 to approve the announced Plan of Arrangement MONTREAL, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/...

Apr 02, 2014, 06:00 ET
Light it Up Blue was launched by Autism Speaks in 2010 in support of World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD), which takes place on April 2. Mega Bloks Lights It Up Blue in celebration of World Autism Awareness Day and encourages others to do the same in showing their support! (CNW Group/MEGA Brands Inc.).  (PRNewsFoto/Mega Brands Inc.)

Mega Bloks embarks on fourth consecutive year as presenting sponsor for Montreal's "Walk Now for Autism Speaks" Canada

Mega Bloks partners with Toys"R"Us Canada and local autism groups to raise funds and awareness MONTREAL, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - To help...

Mar 31, 2014, 18:57 ET

Mega Brands Inc. mails management information circular in connection with special meeting of shareholders and announces reduction of debt

Special Meeting to be held on April 23, 2014 to approve the announced Plan of Arrangement MONTREAL, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Mega Brands...

Mar 05, 2014, 00:01 ET

MEGA Brands reports fourth quarter and 2013 results

MONTREAL, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - MEGA Brands Inc. (TSX: MB) announced today its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year...

Feb 16, 2014, 06:00 ET
MEGA Brands and Ubisoft(R) announce plans for MEGA BLOKS(R) Assassin's Creed(R) Collector Construction Sets for Fall 2014.  (PRNewsFoto/MEGA Brands)

MEGA Brands and Ubisoft® Announce Plans for MEGA BLOKS® Assassin's Creed® Collector Construction Sets for Fall 2014

MONTREAL AND NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - MEGA Brands Inc. and Ubisoft today announced a global partnership to create a new line of...

Feb 14, 2014, 06:00 ET

MEGA BLOKS showcases product innovation and powerhouse brands at the 2014 American International Toy Fair

Construction Toy Brand Offers Creative Play Experiences for Preschoolers, Kids & Collectors MONTREAL and NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2014...

Dec 23, 2013, 14:58 ET

Mega Brands launches new website for parents just in time for the holidays

Visit parents.megabloks.com for gift ideas, building activities to explore throughout the holidays and more! MONTREAL, Dec. 23, 2013...

Nov 22, 2013, 09:00 ET

Mega Bloks loves Montreal!

Mega Bloks heads into its local community to kick off the holiday season MONTREAL, Nov. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - MEGA Brands, the Montreal-based...

Oct 31, 2013, 05:00 ET

MEGA Brands reports third quarter 2013 results

- EBITDA of $29.2 million compared to $28.2 million - Diluted EPS of $0.79 compared to $0.63 MONTREAL, Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -...

Oct 08, 2013, 08:47 ET
Call of Duty Collector Construction sets by Mega Bloks.  (PRNewsFoto/Mega Brands Inc.)

MEGA Brands and Activision Announce New Premium Call Of Duty® Line Of Collector Construction Sets

Be one of the first to experience the new Call of Duty Construction Sets at New York Comic Con MEDIA INVITE PRESS RELEASE follows...

Oct 01, 2013, 07:00 ET

MEGA Brands to report third quarter 2013 results

MONTREAL, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - MEGA Brands Inc. (TSX: MB) will report its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30,...

Aug 01, 2013, 00:01 ET

MEGA Brands reports second quarter 2013 results

- Toy sales up 4%, Stationery & Activities sales up 3% - EBITDA of $9.8 million compared to $9.2 million - Basic EPS of $0.18...