VEX REF: VEX00863
ACTIVITIES: Retail Distribution & Logistics Service
LOCATION: United Kingdom
TURNOVER: c. £2,500,000 (Forecast July 19)
ADJUSTED EBITDA: c. £300,000 (Forecast July 19)
Vexus is exclusively retained to find a buyer for this specialist retail logistics business (non-food). Over the last 15+ years, our client has built a strong brand and unique services business supporting many large retailers with complex distribution requirements. The business clients are generally large, multi-site retailers and eCommerce businesses that require a value-added logistics solution.
Value Added Logistics Business
Within the business is a highly experienced and regarded team who manage the business along with the business founder on a day to day basis. Our client has successfully upgraded warehouse facilities, implemented new processes and procedures to allow the management to operate and further grow the business.
40,000+ sq. ft warehouse, 7,000 sq. ft office space plus large parking / trailer yard
The business currently employs around 30 staff from their office / warehouse located in the South East, close to M25 and major road links, in addition, a regular team of temporary workers supplement the workforce. With solid sales growth predicted for 2018/19 and beyond, the business has the infrastructure to support ongoing growth and expansion.
Reason for Sale
Our client has built a solid business which is highly scalable and ready for the next phase of business growth. The founder is currently planning to reduce his work commitment and looking for a complementary business acquirer. We believe the business would benefit from becoming part of a larger organization with the expertise and resources to take the opportunity to the next level and drive business growth.
Ideally, we seek an acquirer with the requisite experience and resources to take this business to the next level. Consideration will also be given to other buyers with strong market or client synergies looking for a scalable ’bolt-on’ business opportunity.
- Fully Proven, Successful Business Model
- Profitable Business with Recurring Revenues
- Significant Goodwill and Intellectual Property
- Established Brand & Reputation
- Scalable Retail Logistics Business
- Market Leading Position
This is a rare and low risk opportunity to acquire a leading specialist logistics business. 100% of the business shares are available to a suitable buyer with the resources, experience and energy to drive this business forward to the next level.
Offers are invited for 100% of the shares in this business
The Next Steps
On completion of our non-disclosure agreement, qualified parties will receive further information on this business. We recommend a meeting with the vendors at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment.