Brookstone, Inc.

Brookstone, Inc.

Brookstone, Inc.

Overview
Date Founded

1986

Headquarters

1 Innovation Way,Manchester Street,Merrimack, NH 03054-4873

Type of Company

Private

Industries

Retail: Othe

Company Description

Brookstone, Inc. develops and markets innovative gadgets and specialty items. It is an innovative product development and specialty lifestyle retail company that operates Brookstone branded stores in the United States and Puerto Rico. The company operates in three segments based on its distinct distribution channels and customer bases: Retail, eCommerce and Alternative Distribution. The Retail segment is comprised of all full-year stores in addition to all temporary stores and kiosks. The firm's retail product distribution is conducted primarily through the store locations. The eCommerce segment is comprised of the Brookstone catalog and products promoted via its internet website. The firm's eCommerce product distribution is primarily conducted through the company's customer care center and distribution center located in Mexico, Missouri and by its vendors. The Alternative Distribution segment is comprised of sales of its products to select resellers and corporate partners. The company was founded in 1965 by Pierre de Beaumont and Mary de Beaumont and is headquartered in Merrimack, NH.

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Executives & Employees

Chief Executive Officer

Chairman

Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Vice President & Chief Innovation Officer

Executive Vice President, Operations

Senior Vice President, Entertainment & Travel Business Unit

Senior Vice President, Retail

Senior Vice President, Chinese Business Development

Vice President, eCommerce

Vice President & Chief Merchandising Officer

Board of Directors

Chief Operating Officer at Woodbine Entertainment Group

Chief Operating Officer at Pavilion Capital Pte Ltd.

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Recent Transactions
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Sailing Capital Management Co. Ltd., Brookstone, Inc. /Private Group purchase Brookstone, Inc. from Prospect Hill Growth Partners LP, Temasek Capital Pte Ltd.

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Prospect Hill Growth Partners LP, Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd. purchase Brookstone, Inc.

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Brookstone, Inc. purchases Williams-Sonoma, Inc. /Gardeners Eden Catalog Business from Williams-Sonoma, Inc.

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Advised onProspect Hill Growth Partners LP, Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd. purchase Brookstone, Inc.

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Advised onSailing Capital Management Co. Ltd., Brookstone, Inc. /Private Group purchase Brookstone, Inc. from Prospect Hill Growth Partners LP, Temasek Capital Pte Ltd.

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Advised onSailing Capital Management Co. Ltd., Brookstone, Inc. /Private Group purchase Brookstone, Inc. from Prospect Hill Growth Partners LP, Temasek Capital Pte Ltd.

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Advised onProspect Hill Growth Partners LP, Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd. purchase Brookstone, Inc.

Advisors & Consultants
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Partner at Lowenstein Sandler LLP

Non-Profit Donations & Grants
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Temasek Holdings (Pte) Ltd. operates as a sovereign wealth fund. It invests in financial services, telecommunications, media, technology, consumer, real estate, transportation, industrials, life sciences, agri business, energy and resources. The firm specializes in growth capital, restructuring and divestiture transactions. The company was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Singapore.

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OSIM International Pte Ltd. manufactures, develops, markets, retails, and distributes healthy lifestyle products. It operates through the following business segments: Retail, Distribution and Corporate. The firm’s products include massage chairs, foot, neck and shoulder massagers, fitness and diagnostic equipment, vitamins, supplements, and tea. The company was founded by Sim Chye Hock and is headquartered in Singapore.

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J.W. Childs Associates (JWC) specializes in LBOs and recapitalizations of middle-market growth companies. While the firm is opportunistic in seeking growth-oriented investments, they focus on acquiring companies in the consumer products, healthcare, specialty retail and asset management sectors. They target companies with total enterprise values of $150 million to $600 million which have the capability the capability to expand operating earnings at a rate greater than 10% per year. JWC looks for companies with exceptional management teams, significant market opportunities for their products or services, strong barriers to competition, strong brand franchises and/or leading market share positions, high profit margins and opportunities for high returns on investment. They seek to invest in companies with the potential to achieve accelerated revenue growth through new product introductions, product line extensions, shelf space management, expanded channels of distribution and geographical expansion.JWC tends to invest in US companies, but is also particularly interested in investing in North American and Asian companies that offer the potential to combine the strengths and opportunities of the two regions. The firm capitalizes companies with sufficient equity to support growth which often results in lower leverage ratios than are typical for LBOs. The firm involves partners with operational backgrounds in the due diligence process and subsequent development of acquired companies and invests only in transactions in which senior management makes a personally significant financial commitment.

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