Business For Sale

UK & International Domestic & Commercial Removals and Warehouse Storage


Ref: GI047
Location: Suffolk Coastal, England
Asking Price: £330,000
Annual Turnover: £376,888

Annual Net Profit: £22,349
Gross Profit: £0
EBITDA: £66,000
Premises Type: Freehold

Business Description

Business Profile

This successful business was established in 1961 and has been under the current ownership since 1999. Run under management the business offers a complete removal and storage service for clients across the UK and Internationally, with a significant proportion of business emanating from Europe or overseas.

Work is undertaken whatever the distance using company vehicles and working weekends, if necessary, to meet all the client’s needs safely and efficiently. Run very much as a family orientated business the major percentage of work is from the domestic household sector with a small percentage of commercial work including antiques and fine art.

The business has many years of experience in the removals sector and also has secure storage facilities within the warehouse with around 300 purpose built containers on site. Packaging and storage can be provided to suit every need and produces around 50% of turnover and these regular payments represent excellent predictable income and a strong steady cash flow.

This business is justifiably proud of its reputation for giving great service and good value.

Investment has been made in a fleet of modern, fully licenced and insured removal vehicles and a skilled and professional workforce. Staff are extremely professional and offer an unrivalled, friendly service.

As such, this business signifies an excellent opportunity to acquire a removals and storage business with a profitable and successful track record, excellent growth and expansion prospects plus a superb reputation.

Customer Service:

This business prides itself on its duty of care to clients and the very high quality standards of service it upholds, meeting all the stringent trading conditions required.

Key Strengths:

The success of the business is based on the professionalism, experience and dedication of its staff. The workforce pride themselves on their unsurpassed customer care, reliability and flexibility, making this business the number one choice for many clients. With highly competitive rates, the business has established an excellent reputation for exceeding expectations and meeting client`s individual needs, ensuring that all commitments undertaken are honoured.

Key Opportunities:

With ongoing demand for services and storage there is an excellent opportunity to build on an excellent brand name. Being established for so long this business is in the enviable position of enjoying consistent organic growth. There is no doubt that bringing the company up to date with a more aggressive approach to sales and marketing could make a huge impact on business turnover and profitability. Marketing aimed at the commercial sector – both storage and removals could impact upon ongoing business considerably.

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