You've got to hand it to cuteness: it does sell. A string of shopping malls across the city have adopted cute cartoon characters for their summer campaigns, which feature shopping privileges,...
At the age of 37, Hello Kitty is losing her cool in her home market of Japan.
However, the mouthless cartoon cat with a red bow is still popular among the youth in China, where...
Puss, the scene-stealing feline of the hugely successful Shrek series, is back in a 3D animated spin-off. With his musketeer boots and pleading saucer eyes, he's now a star in his own right....
It's never a good idea when your company's sales rely too much on a single product. And when that product, however popular, is in its fourth decade, you are tempting fate.
What's not to love about Hello Kitty? Everything seemed lovable about the Japanese cartoon character at a packed launch party in the Four Season's ballroom.
Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats
Faber and Faber
It was bound to happen. Combine Hongkongers' love for cute Japanese cartoons and kitsch mall promotions, and it's heaven for Hello Kitty fans with the approach of 2010 - the 50th anniversary for...
Lunchbox Theatrical Productions
Lyric Theatre, HK Academy for Performing Arts. Until June 21.
Reviewed: May 16
Nineteen-year-old Sam Marks has performed in Cats, the musical, a couple of hundred times, but his most memorable show was last month in Singapore.
These modern productions are all very well', proclaims a ratty, old tom named Asparagus with disdain, midway through the musical Cats. 'But there's nothing to equal, from what I hear tell, that...
Hello Kitty may not have a mouth, but she is helping to sell a lot of lipstick.
This week A poem about a criminal cat that the police just cannot catch
Beware of the cat