Yaffe in administration

Martin Yaffe boss Ronnie Yaffe has confirmed to ToyNews that the firm went into adminstration earlier today.
Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
0
5_184_129_MartinYaffeWeb160pxl.jpg

Leonard Curtis in Manchester has been appointed as administrator for the firm. Enquiries should be directed to Kevin Murphy at kevin.murphy@leonardcurtis.co.uk or on 0161 831 9999.

Managing director Ronnie Yaffe was reluctant to say too much about the firm's current status or whether it could yet survive, but told ToyNews it was: "A very sad day."

Related

5_Bob Product 1.jpg

Built to last

Bob the Builder is one of the most successful pre-school characters of all time, with even Barack Obama adopting his catchphrase for his recent election campaign. Samantha Loveday talks to Hit's Jon Owen and Ronnie Yaffe from Martin Yaffe about the role the toy line has played in his success...

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.

Liberty

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.