FAO Schwarz Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1861

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 3,207

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO

  • Financing Rounds
  • 3

  • Investments
  • 1

FAO Schwarz General Information

Description

Manufacturer and distributor of toys and games based in New York, United States. The company is known for its unique high-end toys, life-sized stuffed animals, dolls, and games, enabling clients to avail quality toys and kids game accessories.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Consumer Durables
Other Industries
Specialty Retail
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 30 Rockefeller Plaza
  • New York, NY 10111
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000

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FAO Schwarz Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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FAO Schwarz Comparisons

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Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
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FAO Schwarz Competitors (1)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Toys "R" Us Private Equity-Backed Parsippany, NJ 00000 00.000 000000000000
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FAO Schwarz Executive Team (7)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Anthony Schiffer Chief Marketing Officer
Solomea Valdorema CEO
David Niggli Chief Merchandising Officer
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FAO Schwarz Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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FAO Schwarz Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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FAO Schwarz Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Best & Co 13-Nov-2007 0000000000 Clothing 000000 00
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FAO Schwarz FAQs

  • When was FAO Schwarz founded?

    FAO Schwarz was founded in 1861.

  • Where is FAO Schwarz headquartered?

    FAO Schwarz is headquartered in New York, NY.

  • What is the size of FAO Schwarz?

    FAO Schwarz has 3,207 total employees.

  • What industry is FAO Schwarz in?

    FAO Schwarz’s primary industry is Other Consumer Durables.

  • Is FAO Schwarz a private or public company?

    FAO Schwarz is a Private company.

  • What is FAO Schwarz’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for FAO Schwarz is 000000.

  • Who are FAO Schwarz’s investors?

    LMC Right Start, The D. E. Shaw Group, and Toys "R" Us have invested in FAO Schwarz.

  • Who are FAO Schwarz’s competitors?

    Toys "R" Us is a competitor of FAO Schwarz.

  • When was FAO Schwarz acquired?

    FAO Schwarz was acquired on 04-Oct-2016.

  • Who acquired FAO Schwarz?

    FAO Schwarz was acquired by ThreeSixtyGroup.

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