Sale of Gray & Osbourn completed

Piper has successfully disposed of its majority stake in Gray & Osbourn Limited with the £8.25 million sale of the business to a subsidiary of N Brown Group plc. Piper originally backed the management buy-out of Gray & Osbourn out of Sears plc in 1998, where it had been the mail order division of Selfridges.

PROPER bags new home in Europe’s leading healthy snacking group

[31 Jan 2021] - We are delighted to announce that Exponent Private Equity has taken a majority stake in our partner brand PROPER, creating a partnership with Eat Real…

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Piper successfully exits Forthglade having quadrupled branded sales 

[1 Sep 2020] - We are delighted to announce that we have sold our stake in natural dog food brand Forthglade to IK Investment Partners. We want to thank…

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PROPER bags new home in Europe’s leading healthy snacking group

[31 Jan 2021] - We are delighted to announce that Exponent Private Equity has taken a majority stake in our partner brand PROPER, creating a partnership with Eat Real…

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Bloom & Wild receives £75m investment

[24 Jan 2021] - Bloom & Wild to become Europe’s most loved flower gifting brand with £75m investment We are excited to announce an investment of £75m into Bloom…

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Community power – our latest virtual Geekmeet with 100 brands

[20 Dec 2020] - ‘We were weeks away from going bust, so we decided to be completely transparent with our loyal community of Snagglers and ask them for their…

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Our £7m investment into multi-award winning villa brand, The Thinking Traveller

[6 Dec 2020] - We are excited to have invested £7m into The Thinking Traveller, the world’s most thoughtful villa brand, backing founders and joint-CEOs Huw and Rossella Beaugié…

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