Hasbro

Hasbro, Inc. (/ˈhæzbr/; a syllabic abbreviation of its original name, Hassenfeld Brothers) is an American multinational conglomerate holding company incorporated and headquartered in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.[5] Hasbro owns the trademarks and products of Kenner, Milton Bradley, Parker Brothers, and Wizards of the Coast, among others. As of August 2020 over 81.5% of its shares were held by large financial institutions.[6]

Hasbro, Inc.
Formerly
  • Hassenfeld Brothers
    (1923–1968)
  • Hasbro Industries
    (1968–1984)
  • Hasbro Bradley
    (1984–1985)
TypePublic
IndustryConglomerate
Founded1923; 99 years ago (1923)
Founders
  • Henry Hassenfeld
  • Hillel Hassenfeld
  • Herman Hassenfeld
Headquarters,
U.S.
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Richard Stoddart (Chairman)
Chris Cocks (CEO)
Products
Brands
Revenue US$5.1 billion (2021)[1][2]
US$220.4 million (2021)[1]
US$424.1 million (2021)[1]
Total assets US$5.26 billion (2021)[1]
Total equity US$1.75 billion (2021)[1]
Owners
Number of employees
5,600[1] (2021)
DivisionsHasbro Consumer Products US
Hasbro Consumer Products International
Wizards of the Coast[4]
Subsidiaries
Websitecorporate.hasbro.com

Among its products are Transformers, G.I. Joe, Power Rangers, Rom the Space Knight, Micronauts, M.A.S.K., Monopoly, Furby, Nerf, Twister, and My Little Pony, and with the Entertainment One acquisition in 2019, franchises like Peppa Pig and PJ Masks. The Hasbro brand also spawned TV shows to promote its products, such as Family Game Night on the Discovery Family network, a joint venture with Warner Bros. Discovery.


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