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May 16, 2017
Investor group acquires Polaroid
PLR IP Holdings, LLC, the owner of the legendary Polaroid brand and related intellectual property, has been acquired by a group of investors led by the Smolokowski family, who also owns the majority of The Impossible Project, which has revitalized the production of original Polaroid format instant film. According to a press release, the new owners acquired 100% of the shares, effective May 5, 2017, from the Pohlad family, Gordon Brothers, Hilco Global and others. The lead investor in the new ownership group, Wiaczeslaw (Slava) Smolokowski, is a Polish businessman and investor with holdings in the energy, biotech and real estate sectors. He is the cofounder of Mercuria Energy Group Limited, one of the world’s largest commodity trading houses. more...