Specialist Conifer and Tree Nursery Business
Location : Nottinghamshire/Lincolnshire Border
Asking Price : £675,000
Turner Butler is delighted to be appointed as sole selling agents for this exciting business opportunity. New owners have the chance to acquire this extensive stock holding of a variety of plants, trees and shrubs that are sold on a wholesale basis. We are advised that the current stock value is in excess of £2.5m and the current owner is prepared to sell this at offers exceeding £675,000.
This well established business has been run using the daily expertise of its owner since 1966, growing an extremely wide variety of trees, conifers and other forms of hedging plants. The owner now wishes to retire, and has used the recent years to grow on more stock whilst choosing to sell less to his traditional wholesale customer base, although the business has always provided the usual direct ownership benefits.
By fully utilizing the business’s very low overheads the company has been successful over the years by providing his customers with an extremely wide selection of produce at attractive market prices.
The company operates from a leasehold site circa 7 acres, and by pricing the business attractively, the owner is giving the new owner a great opportunity for rapid return on investment.
The business owns and maintains an extensive inventory of machinery and tools etc. which are used in the daily operation of the business. This inventory includes the following:-
Office and Store
2 x Tractors
2 x Trailers
1 x Van
1 x Truck
Danish trolleys and Shelves Pots, Trays and Canes
Please note the curent asking price excludes all plant and equipment. This is available to a new owner subject to negotiation
The business has gained a good reputation for its wide variety of price sensitive products and the owner’s obvious terrific levels of experience.
The unique business model-Very low overheads, very high profit margins.
Growth and Expansion:
The business could easily be grown by increasing market awareness for its products and with a new injection of drive and energy.
The current owners traditional approach to business and unwillingness to immerse himself in the world of IT and marketing, provides a new owner with a clear possibility to extend the marketing outreach of the company by direct and e-mail contact with a wider customer base, along with the, nowadays, prerequisite Internet website.
The business is being offered for sale on a going concern basis, all financial discussions will take place directly between the vendor and all interested parties under the auspices of Turner Butler.
Advertising and Marketing:
The business, being focussed on the wholesale market and traditionally managed, has not undertaken any conventional advertising and marketing. This could well be seen as an opportunity by the new owner.
The leasehold site totals circa 7 acres. We are advised that this is a rolling 5 year agreement. Rents are very low.
Support and Training:
Full support and any necessary training will be provided during handover as part of a successful sale package.
Reason for Sale:
This is a genuine retirement sale.
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- Unique Business
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- Attractive Business
- Prime Location
- Established Business
- Retirement Sale