Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) inks a deal to buy direct marketing toy and party supply company...

|About: Berkshire Hathaway inc. (BRK.B)|By:, SA News Editor

Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) inks a deal to buy direct marketing toy and party supply company Oriental Trading. Terms were not disclosed, but the WSJ reports the price at about $500M. The sale marks a nice payday for Oriental's largest shareholder KKR, which helped bring the company out of bankruptcy 18 months ago.