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Businesses for Sale

Project RAMPART

Business for Sale – Commercial Aviation Website Domain, Website content including all on-line databases, list of leads and contacts; related social media accounts (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Google+)

Colin Pollard Consultancy has been retained as the exclusive agent to assist in the sale of a well-established and respected website that details available airline software solutions in an easy to search by product format. There is significant potential for monetising the site or converting it to generate sales leads for smaller ‘boutique’ airline software products.

Key highlights: 

  • Established for over six years.
  • 199 individual vendors, 615 products in 33 categories.
  • Lists approximately 50% of all available airline software products globally (largest gap is USA, Russia, China).
  • Search function optimised to find data by product types rather than name of manufacturer.
  • Global recognition in its field.
  • Approximately 17,000 page views per month.
  • Largest proportion of views come from USA, Europe, UAE and India.
  • Approximately 35 enquiries (sales leads) per month.
  • Has previously attracted display and advertising revenue.
  • Work in progress on European GDPR compliance.
  • The domain, website and related content and data are offered for outright sale, there are no impediments to an immediate sale.

Reason for sale:

  • The owner wishes to realise his investment to focus on his main career.

Opportunity would suit an individual or organisation seeking to:

  • Establish an online presence in the Commercial aviation software sphere, or
  • Expand the content of their existing Commercial aviation website, or
  • Increase their geographical reach, or
  • Establish a platform for product marketing, or
  • Acquire a website with an existing visitor following to accelerate monetisation, or
  • Could make an excellent retirement or hobby business for an aviation enthusiast.

Included in sale:

  • Rights to the domain, website content and related data. 
  • Rights to associated social media accounts.
  • Existing hosting contract, valid until 7 January 2019 and renewable thereafter.

Next steps

If you would like further information, then please contact: Colin Pollard

colin@colinpollard.com or +44 7973 453205

Confidentiality is of the highest importance, execution of an NDA and evidence of intent will be required

Important Notice
This document is intended only for individuals for whom an exemption to the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (the “Act”) pursuant to the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2001 (the “Order”) applies. If you are not such a person you should return or destroy this document immediately. If you are in doubt about what action you should take you should consult your financial adviser or another authorised person specialising in investments of the kind in question. The contents of this document have not been approved by an authorised person for the purposes of section 21 of the Act on the grounds that one or more exemptions under the Order apply. Unless such exemptions are applicable, approval would be required. Recipients of this document should not forward or further distribute this document unless they have taken all appropriate measures to confirm that the onward recipient is a person to whom an exemption under the Order applies. No liability will be accepted by Colin Pollard Consultancy or any of its officers or employees for any onward distribution of this document in contravention of the Act or the exemptions under the Order. The information above has been supplied by the vendor. Any purchaser must satisfy themselves as to the accuracy of the information herein and the assets available for sale/investment in. The statements above must not be relied on as statements of representation of fact and Colin Pollard Consultancy, their partners and employees shall not be responsible for any error, omission or miss-statement. Neither the staff of Colin Pollard Consultancy nor any of their agents give any guarantee or warranties as to the statements herein. This document is governed by, and shall be construed in accordance with, English Law.

Business for Sale – West Midlands Manufacturing

Colin Pollard Consultancy has been retained as the exclusive agent to assist in the sale of a well-established and respected Midlands based engineering company providing a range of quality products and services.

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Year ending – 31st August
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Turnover259296492339219260385
Cost of Sales150178193171109128190
Gross Profit109118299168110132195
Overheads68606855606062
Adjusted EBITDA41582311135072133

Key highlights:

  • Established for over twenty-five years with an outstanding reputation for quality and service.
  • Sustainable high profit business.
  • Secure recurring order book featuring unique-to-UK products and services
  • Supplier of specialist fabrications and services to a variety of markets
  • Products approved to the highest industry quality standards

Reason for sale:

  • The shareholders wish to realise their investment and retire, allowing the business to continue to thrive under new ownership.

Opportunity would suit an individual or organisation seeking to:

  • increase group turnover and extend product range; or
  • increase their geographical reach or establish a Midlands base; or
  • reduce or remove an over reliance on a limited number of key suppliers; or
  • establish a base for prototyping and product development.

Next steps

If you would like further information, then please contact: Colin Pollard

colin@colinpollard.com or +44 7973 453205

Confidentiality is of the highest importance, execution of an NDA and evidence of intent will be required

Important Notice
This document is intended only for individuals for whom an exemption to the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (the “Act”) pursuant to the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (Financial Promotion) Order 2001 (the “Order”) applies. If you are not such a person you should return or destroy this document immediately. If you are in doubt about what action you should take you should consult your financial adviser or another authorised person specialising in investments of the kind in question. The contents of this document have not been approved by an authorised person for the purposes of section 21 of the Act on the grounds that one or more exemptions under the Order apply. Unless such exemptions are applicable, approval would be required. Recipients of this document should not forward or further distribute this document unless they have taken all appropriate measures to confirm that the onward recipient is a person to whom an exemption under the Order applies. No liability will be accepted by Colin Pollard Consultancy or any of its officers or employees for any onward distribution of this document in contravention of the Act or the exemptions under the Order. The information above has been supplied by the vendor. Any purchaser must satisfy themselves as to the accuracy of the information herein and the assets available for sale/investment in. The statements above must not be relied on as statements of representation of fact and Colin Pollard Consultancy, their partners and employees shall not be responsible for any error, omission or miss-statement. Neither the staff of Colin Pollard Consultancy nor any of their agents give any guarantee or warranties as to the statements herein. This document is governed by, and shall be construed in accordance with, English Law.