Walt Disney Company Stopped Business in Bangledash in March After Deadly Fire

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The Walt Disney Company stopped business in Bangledash in March after a deadly fire. Although there was a fire in Bangledash last month, the workers there were most likely not making clothes for the Walt Disney company.The Walt Disney company has revealed to The New York Times that it told vendors to pull nearly all of its manufacturing out Bangledash in March. In March, the Walt Disney company sent a letter to thousands of its vendors and licensees to outline new guidelines for how the … [Read more...]


Trying Out LeSportsac’s “It’s A Small World” Purse

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Recently I wrote about the new line of "It's A Small World" themed bags by LeSportsac - and I was lucky enough to be able to try one out, and I am thrilled to share all about it!This particular bag is part of the Global Journey collection from LeSportsac, and features multiple countries represented in beige geometric patterns with bursts of color, and dark gray piping/straps. I think what I like most about this pattern is it really can go with just about anything - and the gray accents … [Read more...]


Kingdom Keepers Dark Passage review

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 In Kingdom Keepers VI Dark Passage By Ridley Pearson the five keepers Finn.Willa,Charlene,Maybeck and Philby must fight against the tide to stop the evil Maleficent from resurrecting Walt Disney's most evil creation Chernabog.With the help of two very special girls Jess and Amanda and some new friends Storey and Mattie they must save the parks from the overtakers. Taking place on the aboard the magical Disney Cruise Lines and ports such as Aruba and Mexico. This is the sixth book … [Read more...]


Annette Funicello Passes Away at 70

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Annette Funicello, the legendary Mouseketeer who was a singer, big screen icon, and first and foremost, a Mouseketeer, has sadly passed away due to complications with Multiple Sclerosis. She was 70 years old. Funicello was an incredibly gifted actress, singer, and one who seemed to really embrace the fame she had been so lucky to stumble upon. She never turned her back on Disney, or the company, and she always stayed true to the ideals that Walt Disney had instilled in her. This is an absolutely … [Read more...]


Celebrate your stay at WDW with a great Disney Cake!

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How many of us go to Walt Disney World to celebrate a birthday or anniversary?  We usually go to Disney around my son’s birthday; since we were not at home we used to wonder how we’d be able to sing “Happy Birthday” without a cake.  We like to make it as special as possible for my son.  We found that we could purchase a Disney Cake at any of Disney's restaurants.   There are two ways you can have a cake; a Celebrate Today! Cake or you can order a specialty cake.The “Celebrate Today! … [Read more...]


How to take in the sights and sounds of Disneyland

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Hey all you fans of Mickey! So you've planned a visit to Disneyland! You've made it known to everyone you are going, you've contacted a Disney Specialist travel agent to do all the boring booking part for you, including booking your 'Priority Seating' dinner reservations. Now you are on your way!You have arrived at the 'Happiest Place on Earth', what should you do first? last? That's what I'm here to help you with. Well at least share my Must Do's. I've been to Disneyland more times than I … [Read more...]


Has the Plot For Brad Bird’s ‘Tomorrowland’ Been Revealed?

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Ever since Brad Bird's new film, 'Tomorrowland', originally thought to be titled '1952', has been announced, there has been so much speculation and rumor surrounding the project that it was impossible to figure out just what the film was possibly about. The most popular theory surrounding the film included it dealing with Walt Disney working with the government to help cover up UFOs, and that seemed to be gaining a lot of steam, with many thinking that George Clooney would be playing the middle … [Read more...]


Disney’s D23 Faniversary Celebrations

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Are you looking forward to Disney's D23 Faniversary? Are you curious to find out more information about this event? Well, we have the 411 for you!Each show will be hosted by a Disney archivist and D23 Team member and will highlight the rich behind-the-scenes stories of these magical moments through rarely or never-before-seen film footage, concept art, photography, and exclusive interviews with many of your favorite Disney Legends and luminaries.Tickets are still available in every city … [Read more...]


Disney’s Peter Pan Blu-Ray Review

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February 5th marked the 60th anniversary of the release of the classic Disney movie Peter Pan!  As a result, Walt Disney Pictures released the movie on Blu-Ray, and I was privileged to be able to review it for Chip and Company!  I hope that the words I convey to you in this review are sufficient to make you go right out and purchase the movie, because let me tell you, there are some incredible things that this movie has -- especially in the bonus features -- that I had never seen … [Read more...]


Bob Iger Talks to CNBC About ESPN, Disney Parks and the Future of Star Wars

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Here is a video clip of Walt Disney CEO, Bob Iger discussing the latest financial results discussed in a recent shareholder conference call. In it he discusses  the operating income at ESPN in a decline offset by higher affiliate revenue. "In ESPN's case, we had the largest program cost increase for the year in the quarter that we just announced," Iger said. "We have new distribution deals coming online, but the revenue from those deals won't hit until the second quarter... ESPN is running in … [Read more...]