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Business For Sale. Marquee Hire And Event Planning Company High End Supply

LISTING DETAILS
Firms For Sale ID:
34818
Vendor reference:
CN054
Vendor website:
     
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BUSINESS DETAILS
Location:
Primary sector:
Asking price:
£385,000  
Turnover / revenue:
£290,000
Net profit / cashflow:
Undisclosed
Years established:
25
Trading hours:
As required.
Number of employees:
3
Employees / staffing:
Only one of the directors works in the business and this is very much on a part time basis. The current staff includes two full time employees and one part time employee. Staff are highly competent and multi task. The business can also call upon a pool of additional labour as and when required.

OTHER DETAILS
Reason for selling:
Personal reasons.
Support and training:
The owners are happy to assist with full hand over and training to ensure a smooth transition of the business to its new owners. This should be very straight forward as the curent staff can and do run the business. The vendor only works part time.
Business is relocatable:
Yes
Business is web-based:
No
Business is home-based:
No
PROPERTY DETAILS
Lease terms:
The company currently operates from ideal leasehold storage premises with alarm system and camera recording facility. Rent is circa GBP 5000 p.a. Rates n/a. Business could easily be relocated if need be.
 
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BUSINESS DESCRIPTION
Marquee Hire and Event Planning Company
High End Supply
Ref. CN054
Location : Cheshire
Asking Price : GBP 385,000
Established some 25 years ago this business specialises in the hiring of marquees for all occasions, offering a complete package which includes marquees with windows and doors, linings, flooring of choice (wooden, carpet, etc.), tables, banquet chairs, lighting, heating , podiums and dance floors.

They offer high end quality marquees with a wide range of sizes. This offers a huge amount of flexibility which allows the company to cater for whatever customers require, from a small marquee in the back garden, to a marquee village catering for corporate launches or hospitality. All events are assessed on an individual basis, and the needs of the client taken into account prior to finalising the plans for any event. The company has a good range of clients both commercial and domestic.

The company cater for all events, from corporate hospitality, sports event sponsorship with hospitality for guests, to smaller activity days but have really carved out a reputation in the market place for high end weddings. As you would expect the company has a large array of themes and accessories available to choose from. These accessories enable them to offer tailor made events with accessories to match.

The company gives each customer a high level of personal and reliable customer service, from the first phone call to the final clearing of site. Through the office utilisation of leading event management software and subsequent site visit program, the customer’s needs are established and the correct range of hire services and structures are offered. With erections taking place for events as varied as weddings, shows, product launches, outside events and VIP hospitality the company can tap into its vast knowledge of previous events to quote a package ideally suited to their needs.

Market / Competition / Non-Competition Agreements
The internet (google) is the main source of marketing with the company exploiting both google Organic results and SEO/Pay Per Click marketing to maximise its highly valuable website domain. The company also features in a number of other smaller publications too.

In addition to this the company benefits from exceptional levels of referrals and repeat business.