On 28th April 2017, Hot Toys issued a statement claiming the company that organized The World Of Tim Burton Exhibition and proposed the limited edition Tim Burton Art Piece figure is undergoing liquidation.
Here is Hot Toys statement:
“We have been notified that Almond Limited (Trading as TAO Co.), who is authorized by The World of Tim Burton to handle the joint promotion project of The World of Tim Burton x Hot Toys Limited Edition Figure, is undergoing liquidation.
This statement is issued to affirm that Hot Toys Limited is not responsible to any of Almond Limited (Trading as TAO Co.)’s sales operation platforms on The World of Tim Burton x Hot Toys Limited Edition Figure project, and Hot Toys Limited has no involvement to collect any form of payment from any end customers.
Hot Toys Limited has taken immediate action to react to Almond Limited (Trading as TAO Co.)’s liquidation as cost has occurred in producing the prototype and the administration to the project of The World of Tim Burton x Hot Toys Limited Edition Figure.
Hot Toys Limited received below information as per the claims to Almond Limited (Trading as TAO Co.)
– As Almond Limited is undergoing liquidation, all the payments will be issued by its liquidator, Wing United CPA Limited.
– For any claims from Hot Toys Limited, it is advised that Hot Toys Limited can submit the claims to the liquidator. The final entitled amount will be calculated by cash available and the total of debts from the creditors.
– The contact of the liquidator as below:
Mr. Alan Chu
Wing United CPA Limited
Tel: +852 2111 9994
Lastly, Hot Toys Limited is undergoing to claim the overdue payment from Almond Limited (Trading as TAO Co.), and it is believed that above information is useful for the supporter of The World of Tim Burton x Hot Toys Limited Edition Figure.
Thank you for your attention.”