Barbie is a fashion doll manufactured by the American toy-company Mattel, Inc. and launched in March 1959. Barbie has been an important part of the toy fashion doll market for over fifty years. Mattel has sold over a billion Barbie dolls, making it the company’s largest and most profitable line.
Barbie made a big comeback in 2016 with the creation of diversity in dolls; different skin tones, models, hair colors etc. Theme now is : “You can be anything”