News | Things Remembered press release

Enesco and Things Remembered Complete Previously Announced Transaction

March 8, 2019

Enesco, LLC, a global leader in the giftware, home décor, and accessories industries today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Things Remembered, Inc., the leading omnichannel retailer of personalized gifts and merchandise.

The Things Remembered online, direct mail, and B2B retail businesses, as well as 176 of its stores, will continue to operate under its brand, preserving approximately 1,400 jobs. Things Remembered will now be able to offer consumers an even broader range of personalized merchandise thanks to its affiliation with Enesco, which is known for designing and licensing some of the world’s most beloved brands, including Department 56®, Heartwood Creek® by Jim Shore, Disney®, and Harry Potter™.

Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as Things Remembered’s legal counsel, BRG is the company’s Chief Restructuring Officer, Interim CFO and restructuring advisor, and Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc. and Miller Buckfire & Co., LLC are serving as its financial advisor.