Fladgate LLP has advised the major shareholders of Handpicked Companies Limited, owners of online retailer The Handpicked Collection (Handpicked), on its sale to News UK.
Handpicked is a multi-award winning website that sets itself apart from the crowd of e-retailers with its unique panel of expert journalists and trendsetters who select high quality products. The acquisition means that Handpicked will reach an even wider audience as it is promoted through News UK’s titles The Times and The Sunday Times.
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