Irish toy firm seeks €800,000 investment

Arklu to expand range of Lottie & Finn dolls

24th July, 2016
Ian Harkin of Arklu with the company's dolls, which are sold in 30 countriesShane ONeill

Irish toy company Arklu is seeking investment of €800,000 after global sales of its Lottie and Finn dolls passed 300,000.

Letterkenny-based Arklu is expected to have a turnover of €2.7 million in 2016, up from €1.5 million last year and €800,000 the previous year.

The company has been self-funded to date. Managing director Ian Harkin invested €250,000 of his own money into the business when he set it up with Lucie Follett in 2012. This was matched...

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