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VEX00860 – National Fire Protection Systems & Services

VEX00860 - National Fire Protection Systems & Services Vexus Corporate Limited

VEX00860 - National Fire Protection Systems & Services Vexus Corporate Limited
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VEX REF: VEX00860

ACTIVITIES: National Fire Protection Systems & Services

LOCATION: United Kingdom

TURNOVER: circa £7.7million p.a.

NET PROFIT: circa £860,000 p.a.

Business Overview

Vexus is exclusively retained to find a buyer for this long-established, privately owned Fire Protection business. Over the last 10+ years, our client has provided all aspects of fire protection services across the UK. With over 70 full time staff supporting a national client base, our client supports reactive callouts, planned maintenance and project works across a wide range of buildings, including:

  • Schools
  • Civic Building
  • Care Homes
  • Court Buildings
  • Hospitals
  • Office & Commercial
  • Police & Fire Stations
  • Shopping Centre

Market leading business with strong recurring revenues

The business offers a wide range of fire solutions to their clients dependent the budget. In addition to the design, supply, installation and maintenance of the fire protection services, the business provides complementary project services which include:

  • Security Systems
  • Dry Risers & Sprinklers
  • Mechanical & Electrical Services
  • Portable Fire Extinguishers

The majority of turnover and profit is generated from Fire related work

All fire systems are BS 5839 compliant for their fire protection solutions. They also have a selection of other accreditations.

The directors have over 50 years combined experience within the Fire and Security industry. Within the business is a highly experienced and regarded team who assist the vendors in the day to day running of the business. The vendors are happy to facilitate a mutually agreeable handover period.

Reason for Sale

Our client has built a profitable business with a strong reputation. The business is highly scalable and ready for the next phase of business growth. They 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.

The Opportunity

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 & National Business Model
  • Profitable Business with High Gross Margins
  • Robust Systems & Processes for Customer Retention
  • Established Brand & Reputation
  • Scalable Business Structured for Growth
  • Highly Experienced & Regarded Staff

Summary

This is a rare and low risk opportunity to acquire an established fire protection 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.

VEX00858 – Award Winning British Vineyard For Sale

VEX00858 – Award Winning British Vineyard For Sale

VEX00858 - Award Winning British Vineyard For Sale Vexus Corporate Limited

VEX00858 - Award Winning British Vineyard For Sale Vexus Corporate Limited
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VEX REF: VEX00858

ACTIVITIES: Award Winning British Vineyard

LOCATION: United Kingdom

TURNOVER: circa £500,000 p.a.

Business Overview

Vexus is exclusively retained to find a buyer for this award winning British vineyard. Over the last 40+ years, our client has created a well known brand offering customers a range of award winning still and sparkling English wines.

Market Leading Business with 40+ years of Goodwill

After a period of selling their product through major retailers and supermarkets, the current business model is a ‘direct sale’ process where all products are sold directly to customers via their website and visitors to the vineyard. The visitor programme is promoted via a selection of carefully chosen sales promotion activities. The business is located in a busy South East location popular with tourists; the vineyard currently attracts around 30,000+ visitors every year who travel from far and wide for vineyard tours and wine tasting.

A new owner has the opportunity to invest in the business in order to further develop it. Investment could be used to increase capacity and range of products. Investment could also help re develop the site and facilities as well as increasing the onsite visitor revenues.

30,000+ Visitors Every Year

Within the business is a highly experienced and regarded team who assist the vendors in the day to day running of the business. The vendor is happy to facilitate a mutually agreeable handover period.

Reason for Sale

Our client has built a solid business which is highly scalable and ready for the next phase of business growth. They 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.

The Opportunity

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
  • Significant Intellectual Property Rights
  • 40+ years of Goodwill & Reputation
  • Established Brand & Reputation
  • Scalable Business
  • Highly Experienced & Regarded Staff

Summary

This is a rare and low risk opportunity to acquire an award winning British vineyard. 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 plus significant land & property assets

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.

VEX00850 – Niche International Cosmetics Brand

VEX00850 – Niche International Cosmetics Brand

 

VEX00850 - Niche International Cosmetics Brand Vexus Corporate Limited

VEX00850 - Niche International Cosmetics Brand Vexus Corporate Limited
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VEX REFERENCE: VEX00850

ACTIVITIES: International Cosmetics Brand

LOCATION: International

TURNOVER: circa £2.3 million p.a. (FY 2016)

GROSS PROFIT: circa £1.8 million p.a. (FY 2016)

Business Overview

Vexus is exclusively retained to find a buyer for this fast growing international cosmetics brand. For over 5 years our client has provided a full range of premium cosmetic products in a niche specialised market. With a growing customer base, the products are sold through high-end luxury retail stores, as well as direct to consumers via a selection of independent outlets and their website. The products are sold worldwide and distributed on a country by country basis.

Successful Brand with Strong Reputation

The cosmetics market is currently worth approximately 205 billion euros and has on average 4% growth year on year. Our client operates within the third largest sector of the cosmetics market and for the last few years has been experiencing a boom in growth. Our client’s business exceeds the industry trend with growth at a 40% average over the last 5 years and a forecast to continue growing at a rapid pace.

Strong Financial Performance with High Gross Margins

Reason for Sale

Our client has built a solid business which is highly scalable and ready for the next phase of business growth. They 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.

Financial Summary

Year End December 2014 2015 2016
Turnover circa £1,300,000 £1,800,000 £2,300,000
Gross Profit circa £900,000 £1,400,000 £1,800,000
Percentage 69% 78% 78%

*These figures have been rounded off for confidentiality reasons.

The Opportunity

Ideally, we seek an acquirer with an understanding and specialization in premium cosmetics. 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
  • 5+ years of goodwill & reputation
  • Fast Growing Market Sector
  • Relationships with Luxury Retailers
  • Full Intellectual Property Rights
  • Scalable Business Opportunity

Summary

This is a rare and low risk opportunity to acquire an international cosmetics brand. Up to 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. The vendor is happy to facilitate a mutually agreeable handover period.

Offers are invited for up to 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.

VEX00817 Heated Clothing Manufacturer Business SOLD

VEX00817 Heated Clothing Manufacturer Business SOLD

VEX00817 Heated Clothing Manufacturer Business SOLD Vexus Corporate Limited

VEX00817 Heated Clothing Manufacturer Business SOLD Vexus Corporate Limited
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Market leading heated clothing manufacturer business for sale

Business Reference: VEX00817

Location: United Kingdom

Business Overview

Our client owns a market leading innovative brand of heated clothing. The business has a large range of heated clothing items manufactured specifically for them and sells them to a wide market operating across 14+ countries. Located in the United Kingdom, this successful heated clothing brand was established over 9 years ago and owns the UK, European and USA trademark for its brand. The business has a great opportunity for further development.

The Opportunity

This business has a valuable name in its niche industry and offers a potential purchaser an exciting opportunity with:

  • Market leader within niche industry
  • Loyal client base
  • Established for 9+ years
  • Extremely scalable within the Northern Hemisphere
  • Great short term growth potential
  • Opportunity to branch out to additional markets

Reason For Sale

After running the business for over 9 years, our clients intend to retire. They therefore believe that the growth potential of the business would be best realised in the hands of new owners with the commitment, enthusiasm and resources to drive the business forward.

Summary

This is a rare opportunity to acquire a successful and well-established business, manufacturing and retailing a brand of heated clothing. The vendor is happy to discuss a suitable and mutually agreeable hand over period with the interested party.

PRICE

Offers are invited for 100% of the shares plus net assets.

The Next Step

Please click here to sign the confidentiality agreement for this business, after which you will receive further details and financial accounts on this business.

VEX00833 Specialist eCommerce Retailer of Electric Fencing and other Agricultural Products Business For Sale

VEX00833 Specialist eCommerce Retailer of Electric Fencing and other Agricultural Products Business For Sale

VEX00833 Specialist eCommerce Retailer of Electric Fencing and other Agricultural Products Business For Sale Vexus Corporate Limited

VEX00833 Specialist eCommerce Retailer of Electric Fencing and other Agricultural Products Business For Sale Vexus Corporate Limited
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Vexus Reference: VEX00833

Activity: Online Retailer of Electric Fencing, Pet Training & related Products

Location: South of England

Turnover: Circa. £ 500,000

Profit: Circa. £100,000

Business Overview

Our client is one of the UK market leaders within their specialist marketplace. The successful family-run business was established in 1997 and has grown to be one of the leading online retailers in specialised fencing products across the UK.

This well established business operates from the South of England and is a proven and trusted supplier to 22,000 clients across the UK. They have an ever-increasing range of specialised goods in their newly rebranded online store. As experts in their field, they receive outstanding customer feedback and retain loyal retail and trade partners with 20% repeat business from a large growing customer base.

Business Highlights

  •  Business and brand established for 19 years
  •  National client base of 22,000
  •  30% Margin
  •  20% of commerce from returning customers
  •  Sales are 90% online retail and 5% trade
  •  Average order value £100-£120
  •  Opportunity to greatly expand online retail business
  •  Expert service within a specialised market

Reason For Sale

Having established this business 19 years ago, our client is looking for a new challenge. They believe that the business and its next phase of growth would be best realised in the hands of new owners with the commitment, enthusiasm, and resources to drive the business forward. The business is run on a day to day basis by the existing owners who are prepared to fully support an agreed hand-over period, as required by the purchaser.

Summary

This is a rare opportunity to acquire a profitable and market leading business. With the current boom of ecommerce in the UK, this would be an exciting business growth opportunity for the right buyer.

“Exciting foreseeable business growth opportunity”

This business offers an excellent acquisition opportunity for an existing retail / online supplier of specialised fencing products. Further exciting growth could be achieved via both retail expansion and online. Alternatively, the business offers safe entry for a new operator looking to enter the specialist retail sector.

The Next Steps

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VEX00841-International E-Learning Business

VEX00841-International E-Learning Business

VEX00841-International E-Learning Business Vexus Corporate Limited

VEX00841-International E-Learning Business Vexus Corporate Limited
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VEX Ref VEX00841
Activities International E-Learning Business
Location South of England
Turnover circa £420,000 p.a.

Business Overview

Vexus is exclusively retained to find a buyer for this established and profitable corporate training business. For approaching 30 years our client has been delivering retail and supply chain management training and are considered international experts in their field having completed projects in approximately 30 countries. The business provides a range of services from the sale of specialist training content to training courses and  programmes. The business has a distributor based in the USA who primarily sells training products and services to technology vendors.

Client base of large international brands

  • 30 years of reputation & goodwill
  • Wide range of products & services
  • Ideal bolt-on to existing training or consultancy business
  • Industry Leader
  • International blue-chip clients
  • Profitable Business with High Margins

Established, Scalable, Profitable Opportunity

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. The vendor is happy to facilitate a mutually agreeable handover period and may consider remaining involved for a longer period if required.

 The Opportunity

Ideally we seek an acquirer with a current business focus in corporate training and/or consultancy. Consideration will also be given to buyers with strong market or client synergies looking for a ’bolt-on’ business opportunity.

  • Fully proven, scalable business model
  • Scalable Business
  • Considerable intellectual property rights
  • Profitable market opportunity
  • Existing US distributor
  • Current staff to remain within business

Reason for Sale

The current business owner is preparing for retirement.  After 30 years of running the company, our client feels the business would benefit from becoming part of a larger organization with the expertise and resources to take the opportunity to the next level.

Summary

This is a rare and low risk opportunity to acquire a long established and profitable retail consultancy and training 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. The vendor is happy to facilitate a mutually agreeable handover period.

Offers will be invited for 100% of the shares in this business

The Next Steps

On completion 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.

VEX00838 Specialist Costume Cosplay Comicon Clothing Retail & Rental Business For Sale

VEX00838 Specialist Costume Cosplay Comicon Clothing Retail & Rental Business For Sale

VEX00838 Specialist Costume Cosplay Comicon Clothing Retail & Rental Business For Sale Vexus Corporate Limited

VEX00838 Specialist Costume Cosplay Comicon Clothing Retail & Rental Business For Sale Vexus Corporate Limited
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Ref: VEX00838

Activities: Costume Retail, Rental and Design Business

Location: United Arab Emirates

Average 3 year Turnover (2013- 2015) Circa. 2,7million AED (approx. £500,000)

Average 3year Gross Profit (2013- 2015) Circa. 1.7million AED (approx. £315,000)

 

Business Overview

Vexus is exclusively retained to find a purchaser for this market leading and successful Costume Retail and Rental business.

For 9 years, our client has provided a range of high quality and varied costume, accessories and entertainment products in the UAE and GCC. The business is owned and operated by the existing British management out of their two retail stores which are approx. 2,500 ft2. and via their online store. The business is based in the UAE with a broad range of trade license categories and has GCC wide opportunities including distribution and manufacture. It has developed a strong brand and offers excellent supplier relationships. The customer base includes the general public, events, hotels, media and the film industry. It has recently opened a new store to broaden its Customer base in a target area of high population density. The business has audited accounts since start-up and the sponsor is a business support company that will allow full change of ownership. Vexus has received instructions to find an acquirer who can take this well-established business forward.

“Excellent expansion potential plus franchising opportunity”

The Opportunity

Our client seeks the outright sale of the business. The anticipated purchaser will use the platform created to take this business forward and to the next level. The acquisition of this business offers a unique opportunity to enter or expand within a specialist niche retail sector.

  • Trusted brand established for 9 years
  • Strong brand with good media relations
  • Market leader in entertainment costume sales & rentals
  • New store opening in Film and Media hub
  • Includes established E-commerce
  • UK Business License and freezone included in sale
  • High & Sustainable gross profit margins
  • Strategic partnerships within the industry
  • The Company has no debt
  • Potential Franchise Opportunity
  • Independent Business set-up
  • Trained staff and administration

Reason for Sale

The business has been successfully operated by the existing management for the past 9 years. Our client is now relocating outside of the UAE; therefore, are now seeking a suitably qualified and experienced trade purchaser who can grow this business and maximise the market opportunity in its existing retail format and extend of the manufacturing and distribution possibilities our client has created. A handover period can be provided for a duration to be agreed.

Summary

This is a rare opportunity to acquire a well-established, enjoyable and successful entertainments business based in the UAE with high growth potential and a trade license that allows diversification. The Company has is debt free and offers an excellent acquisition opportunity for an existing entertainment business looking to enter the marketplace with an established brand and market reputation.

Price

We are inviting offers in excess of £225,000 (To include £250,000 of stock at valuation) from qualified buyers for 100% of the shares in this established business.

The Next Steps

On completion of our signed non-disclosure agreement, qualified buyers will receive further information and financial statements on this business. We recommend a meeting with the vendors at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment.

Please direct all enquiries to:

Tony Vaughan

Vexus Corporate Limited

78 Pall Mall

LONDON SW1Y 5ES

(T) 0330 133 2020

(E) info@vexus.uk.com