European Deal Toys: Ghosts, Princesses, & Chelsea Football

May 11, 2017 by David Parry

Our latest gallery of European deal toys features ghosts, princesses, and Bulgarian water. Take a quick tour, and as always, if you have a tombstone project pending or in the works, be sure to contact those responsible for these designs: our...

European Deal Toys: Stephen Hawking, Himalayan Bridges, and Hg

April 21, 2017 by David Parry

He's been assaulted with a bazooka, drilled with a football, and unceremoniously sucked into a black hole--and he's now the centerpiece of one of the deal toys featured here. Take a moment to catch up on some recent European deals and deal toys...

European Deal Toys: Mascara, Shanghai Kitchens, Smartphone Guilt & More!

March 30, 2017 by David Parry

Catch up on some recent European deal toys you may have missed. Join us on a quick European tour including Sweden, Cyprus, Italy, Holland, Germany---and New Zealand, and North Carolina, and Shanghai. Jens Nilsson founded Swedish service provider...

European Deal Toys: Scottish Unicorns, Oliver Stone & Others You Missed

March 19, 2017 by David Parry

Complete this sequence: Supply chain robots... Online travel... Scottish unicorns... DraftKings... and Yes, that's right, what else: "Oliver Stone". With that context, you're now ready to take a quick look at our latest gallery...

European Deal Toys: VR, Giant Trucks & More!

February 17, 2017 by David Parry

It's Hellblade and Everest VR, combined with giant trucks, crossed with Danish street lamps, and laughing cows. Some new, misconceived game? No, it's actually our latest collection of European deal toys. Take a moment to check it out--and, as...

European Deal Toys: Rugby, Ice Cream, Auto Parts & More!

February 3, 2017 by David Parry

Rugby...artisanal ice cream...cybersecurity...spare automobile parts. Georgia (no, not the one in the U.S). Alabama (yes, the one in the U.S.). They're all part of our latest gallery of European deal toys. Take a quick look. Tbilisi-based...

European Deal Toys: PE Holdings, Handmade Licorice & More!

January 23, 2017 by David Parry

It's been praised by the Wall Street Journal for its "pure, not-too-sweet flavor and gratifying chew". It comes in flavors ranging from Salty Chili Cranberry to Blackcurrant Chocolate to Raspberry Chocolate Coated Chili. And it's the subject...

Landmark IPO Deal Toys: Part 3 of 3

January 11, 2017 by David Parry

Any retrospective of landmark IPO deal toys runs the risk of appearing, well, ill-timed---maybe even tone-deaf. But if you checked out the earlier posts in this series, you know that many of these pieces make for interesting cultural artifacts in...

European Deal Toys: Gareth Bale, Private Equity & More!

January 5, 2017 by David Parry

The fabled Red Dragon: Y Ddraig Goch. Nothing like it to make a Welshman's heart swell. And speaking of swelling, what's the story with Gareth Bale's ankle? Not to appear crass, but will he be ready for Wales's World Cup qualifier against...