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AP030-Hampshire-300,000-Importer & Wholesale Distributor of Quality Commercial Ware Washing Equipme for sale in Hampshire, UK


Asking Price: Gross: Cash Flow:
£ 300,000 £ 800,000 £ 170,000

Business Summary:
Importer & Wholesale Distributor of Quality Commercial Ware Washing Equipment, Commercial Spares and Water Filtration equipment Ref. AP030 Location : Hampshire Asking Price : 300,000 + SAV The business is well-established, incorporated more than 12 years ago by the vendors as an importer and wholesale distributor of quality commercial ware washing and water filtration equipment and commercial spares to the UK market. During this time the business has developed its own brand and range of commercial equipment and much, much moreTheir products include equipment spares, accessories and complimentary consumables that it sells through the trade as well as to end users including service/FM companies and the public sector.The business is currently located in the South of England but could easily be relocated anywhere in the UK. This would not disrupt the customer base as it is ecommerce lead and dealers cover England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland as well as shipping to Europe and further afield.The business has an attractive informative website, the main 2 E-commerce sites, an eBay shop and an Amazon shop which are fully integrated with sage line 50 therefore benefiting in huge reduction is staffing and back office functions/requirements All this is included within the sale, as is the brand name, stock etc. The company utilises Sage accounting software and IT based office systems. Also included Warehouse lift forklift & modern pallet racking.The business also has a long term and short-term rental of equipment which has its own branding and website and currently produces over 3500.00 per month in income at a margin of 76% which could easily be further developed

Year Business was Established: 2007
Number of Employees: 02FT/02PT  
Facilities / Terms of Lease: A 3600sq ft (approx.) leasehold warehouse with 18months renewable lease  
Potential Growth/Expansion: To build on and re-develop Dealer Accounts offering them exclusivity of an alternative Brand to the Major players. To develop alternative Routes to Market i.e. National Accounts, export markets as well as developing the trade wholesaling side of the business A new owner will provide new levels of business acumen, impetus and energy and possibly a wider range of products to drive the company forward, thus exploiting the many existing business opportunities available.  
Competition: The business has its own highly informative Ecommerce website as well as an eBay shop, Amazon shop and an additional non-e commerce information and advertising website. With an additional desirable dormant e commerce website fully ready to go and be reactivated. It would certainly benefit from a new marketing push.  
Owner willing to train: The current owners will provide all necessary training and handover to ensure a smooth transfer of the business to the new owner.  
Reason for selling: The vendors are planning their exit with early retirement pending as well as having another totally unconnected business they wish to expand on. They also believe the business now needs a new injection of energy and business acumen to maximise the many, m  
Seller Reference Number: AP030 Listing Number: 240260