Check out the adorable video put together by Matchbox that brought tears to my eyes. Father's and their kids will always bond over Matchbox cars.
To celebrate their 60th anniversary Matchbox is having a sweepstakes with a grand prize of a $60,000 college scholarship!
The Matchbox® Heroes Wanted™ Sweepstakes calls on parents to celebrate the heroic attributes of their children by submitting a picture and caption of their hero-in-training dressed as their favorite real-life icon. Submissions will be showcased on the Matchbox® Heroes Wanted™ Facebook gallery and are automatically entered to win the grand prize — a $60,000 college scholarship. Parents with children between three and 10 years old can enter the contest now through May 13, 2013. 60 prize pack giveaways will be awarded weekly of a Matchbox® branded gift box, a personalized photo-frame thank you card and 4 Matchbox® vehicles. To learn more about the contest and read stories from the heroes that inspired Matchbox® vehicles, visit www.Matchbox.com/Heroes.
Since 1953, detailed Matchbox vehicles have inspired and helped create countless unstoppable adventures all over the world. Matchbox® is hosting a limited-time national retail promotion. A select line of diecast vehicles will be available for 60 cents for one week between March 4 and March 10th at participating retailers and on MattelShop.com.
For the hottest in Matchbox® adventures, games, toys and videos, visit www.Matchbox.com.
Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) is the worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of toys and family products. The Mattel family is comprised of such best-selling brands as Barbie®, the most popular fashion doll ever introduced, Hot Wheels®, Monster High®, American Girl®, Thomas & Friends®, Fisher-Price® brands, including, Little People®, Power Wheels®, as well as a wide array of entertainment-inspired toy lines. In 2013, Mattel was named as one of FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” for the sixth year in a row. Mattel also is ranked among Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s “100 Best Corporate Citizens.” With worldwide headquarters in El Segundo, Calif., Mattel employs approximately 30,000 people in 40 countries and territories and sells products in more than 150 nations. At Mattel, we are Creating the Future of Play. Visit us at www.mattel.com, www.facebook.com/mattel or www.twitter.com/mattel.