Cashpoint king boosts Halsall

Firm appoints two new members to its Board as it looks to further its industry presence.
Publish date:
Social count:

Halsall has appointed Mark Mills (pictured), the founder of cashpoint machine business, Cardpoint, as its non-executive chairman.

John Hutt, MD, said: “We are thrilled to welcome Mark Mills to the Halsall Board of Directors. As non executive chairman, the company will benefit not only from Mark’s accomplished commercial experience but also from his broad strategic views.

“I am 100 per cent confident that Mark’s appointment will contribute tremendously in achieving the company’s strategic objectives and will help to further bolster Halsall’s position within the toy industry for continued future success”.

At the same time, Mark Walls has been appointed sales director and will also join the firm’s board. Walls has been apart of the toy industry for the past 16 years.



MBO for Halsall

David Halsall International has been purchased in an MBO by a triumvirate of key managers - John Hutt, Andrew Coplestone and Graham Halsall.


Halsall grabs Roary

Halsall has picked up the wheeled toys and inflatables license for Chapman Entertainment's new pre-school property, Roary the Racing Car, for the UK and Ireland.


Halsall plays poker hand

Halsall has become the latest firm launch into the burgeoning poker product sector, with a line based on the world's leading poker tournament. A full range of World Series of Poker...

Featured Jobs

Vivid Job Logo 620 x 349

Digital Marketing Executive - Toys & Games

Vivid is Britain’s biggest toy company and the 20 largest in the world. With offices across the globe, they sell an amazing portfolio of toys and games to over 60 countries. Vivid is best known for its association with blockbuster brands and is very excited about future opportunities around the world.


UK Sales Agents

Liberty House Toys have been appointed as the exclusive UK distributor for the BiOBUDDi brand, and we are pleased to introduce this new unique, innovative and exciting range of 100% environmentally-friendly toy building blocks. We are seeking experienced sales agents with existing network in the toy retail market.

Gameplan Job Logo 620 x 349

Head of Product Development & Marketing

Our client is a privately owned French toy and games manufacturer which sells through distributors in forty countries. The company develops and sells innovative electronic interactive toys and games for the educational and gaming markets, and also takes suitable licenses. To progress its successful business development a Head of Product Development & Marketing is to to recruited.

HIT Entertainment Job Logo 620 x 349

Licensing Systems Administrator

The Contract System Coordinator is a newly created role to support the deal term entry process into Mattel’s new Contract Management System for its Licensing business. The role will support the Business Teams at the Deal & Amendment phase of the contracting process and act in conjunction with the System Administration team.