Monday, February 07, 2011

GOODBYE KITTY!

Finally, they got her...

goodbye kitty

But still, you know that you You Can Never Have Enough Hello Kitty

3 comments:

  1. They got this guy too:

    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/japan/8307763/Suspected-house-burglar-caught-out-by-his-pink-Hello-Kitty-sandals.html

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  2. She was carrying this:

    http://www.hardcorpsweaponry.com/resources/_wsb_507x420_hello+kitty.JPG

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  3. Thanks alot guys. Yeah, the sad truth is that Hello Kitty is starting to fade somewhat:

    In Search of Adorable, as Hello Kitty Gets Closer to Goodbye

    By HIROKO TABUCHI

    May 14, 2010

    The New York Times

    TOKYO — At age 36, Hello Kitty may be running out of product lives.

    That is the fear of executives at the Sanrio Corporation, the Japanese company that created the cute, cartoonish white cat in 1974, and groomed her into a global marketing phenomenon worth $5 billion a year.

    In Japan and around the world, Hello Kitty has been licensed over the years for products that include dolls, clothes, lunch boxes, stationery, kitchenware, a Macy’s parade balloon and even an Airbus owned by Taiwanese airline EVA Airways. But amid signs that Hello Kitty’s pop-culture appeal is waning, especially at home, where sales have shrunk for a decade, the company has struggled to find its next-generation version of adorable.

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