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August 04, 2015 10:41 PM ET

Specialty Retail

Company Overview of The Hamleys Group Ltd

Company Overview

The Hamleys Group Ltd operates toys and games stores in the United Kingdom. The company offers arts and crafts, action toys, build it products, dolls, games, outdoor products, preschool products, soft toys, and vehicles. It also hosts birthday parties. The company offers its products through its stores in the United Kingdom, Denmark, Jordan, the United Arab Emirates, and India. The Hamleys Group Ltd was formerly known as Hamleys PLC and changed its name to The Hamleys Group Ltd in October 2003. The company was founded in 1760 and is based in London, United Kingdom. As of September 17, 2012, The Hamleys Group Ltd operates as a subsidiary of LUDENDO SA.

2 Foubert's Place

Regent Street

London,  W1F 7PA

United Kingdom

Founded in 1760


44 87 1704 1977


44 8703 332 451

Key Executives for The Hamleys Group Ltd

Chief Executive Officer
Finance Director, Director and Secretary
Age: 50
Executive Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

The Hamleys Group Ltd Key Developments

Hamleys to Open Toy Shops in Prague

Hamleys is going to open toy stores in Prague in the first half of 2016. While the main Hamleys toy shop in London covers 4,500 square metres, the Prague store is to cover 6,130 square metres. The store will be located in a renovated shopping and administrative building on the corner of Na Prikope and Panska streets in the centre of Prague. The Prague branch of Hamleys will be one of the top toy shops in the world in terms of size and quality. It will not be a common toy shop to which Czech customers have been used to so far. Along with Hamleys, certain revolution is coming to the market," said Pavel Cmelik, whose company Inexad is a holder of Hamleys's licence for the Central European region.

Yuan Yafei Reportedly In Talks To Acquire The Hamleys Group

Yuan Yafei is believed to be in talks about a takeover of The Hamleys Group Ltd. from LUDENDO SA.

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