US-based private equity fund Balmoral Funds has acquired Enesco
, LLC, a designer and distributor of gift, plush toy, and home and garden dA(c)cor products, the firm said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 10, 2015-Balmoral Funds Closes Acquisition of Toy, Garden and Gift Firm Enesco
has acquired Our Name Is Mud, a ceramic giftware maker, as part of its strategy to develop unique and differentiated global brands.
LLC, a global leader in the giftware market, announced the company's second acquisition with the purchase of Our Name Is Mud, a leader in the ceramic giftware industry.
PMI) and financially troubled Enesco
are ending their 27-year licensing relationship, with management of the Precious Moments brand transitioning to PMI through the rest of this year.
During the pilot phase of the "Exclusives Program," manufacturers such as Goebel, Enesco
and Disney offered exclusive products, available only on eBay.
According to Kevin White, director of sales for the mass market, Enesco
wants to get chain drug stores and other mass retailers to see giftware as a "regular, everyday, good profit opportunity" rather than as strictly an in-and-out seasonal business.
As we approach Valentine's Day, Enesco
and Billy the Artist are joining forces with the American Red Cross to distribute Billy the Artist knitwear to these same families in a show of support and neighborly love.
An affiliate of Tinicum Capital Partners, a private-investment partnership, has entered into an agreement to purchase Enesco
The acquisition provides Enesco
with an entry point into the uncut crystal market in the United Kingdom, Europe, and the United States.
I leave Enesco
in very good hands with Len Campanaro, Basil Elliott and Marie Meisenbach Graul.
CHICAGO -- Enesco
, LLC, a global leader in the giftware industry, has announced today that it has been named one of Chicago's "101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For[TM]" by the National Association for Business Resources.