Hello Kitty

Brand of the Day: Hello Kitty Con Celebrates an Icon at 40, Whatever She May Be

Apparently it doesn't matter whether or not she's a cat. (It seems she is not.)

Marvel, Hello Kitty May Have Run Afoul Children’s Privacy Laws

Marvel and Sanrio, two of the biggest brands in the kids online marketing space, may be in violation of online children's privacy laws. According to a watchdog group, Disney's MarvelKids.com and Sanrio's Hello Kitty Carnival app fail to obtain parental consent from kids under 13 prior to tracking and collecting personal information about them.