ITASCA, ILL., September 21 /CNW/ - Enesco LLC, a global leader in the
giftware, and home/garden decor industries, today announced that it will begin
distribution of the Country Artists Limited brands in the U.S., commencing
with its upcoming show at Enesco Headquarters in Itasca, Ill. This
announcement follows Enesco's acquisition of certain assets of Country Artists
Limited in August.
The Country Artists collection is a high-quality portfolio of popular
brands, including A Breed Apart, Tuskers, Speed Freaks and Dogs & Cats.
The acquisition of Country Artists continues to build on Enesco's
strategy of aggressive global growth in the gift, and home & garden decor
markets through internal growth, licensing and acquisitions.
About Enesco, LLC.
Enesco, LLC is a global leader in the giftware, and home and garden decor
industries. Serving more than 44,000 customers worldwide, Enesco distributes
products to a wide variety of specialty card and gift retailers, home decor
boutiques, as well as mass-market chains and direct mail retailers. With
subsidiaries in the United Kingdom, France and Canada, Enesco serves markets
operating in Europe, the Americas, Canada, Australia and Asia. The Company's
product lines include some of the world's most recognizable brands, including
Heartwood Creek(R) by Jim Shore, Foundations(R), Pooh & Friends(R), Walt
Disney Classics Collections(R), Disney Traditions(TM), Disney(R), Border Fine
Arts(TM), Cherished Teddies(R), Bilston & Battersea Enamels, and Lilliput
Lane(TM), among others. Further information is available on the Company's web
site at www.enesco.com.
For further information:
For further information: JSH&A Public Relations Kristin McCormick
630-932-9346 firstname.lastname@example.org or Enesco Limited Linda Scott 441-228-404040