Because I’m feeling lazy, today …

Bridgepoint (big equity group) acquires HobbyCraft (big UK chain of hobby products). (source)

Silly Pants (Canadian distributor of baby and toy products) begins distributing Sevi (old Italian wooden toy and game maker, a Trudi company) in Canada. (source)

The card games Slamwich and In A Pickle from Gamewright (new, very successful US game company) have each sold over 1,000,000 copies. (source)

Mattel (world’s largest toymaker) is cutting jobs and outsourcing its IT services to Wipro (big Indian IT service company). (source)