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You Are Viewing Manufacturing Businesses Under $800,000.
Manufacturing-Blow Moulding (VIC) PRICE REDUCED
This long established business has invested in high quality equipment and moulds with capabilities of making a large range of plastics products. The customers are end users and resellers which are spread across many industry sectors such as automotive, agriculture, retail, government and chemical.
- Large majority of customers are located in Victoria
- Established in 1986
- Operating in a strong niche market and has built a fantastic base
- Has a long term contract in place
- Large premises with flexibility
- The owners have other business interests and work minimal hours in this business
The business has mainly relied on staff to run the day to day operations so we envisage a fully committed, “hands on” person who has experience in plastics manufacturing would be an ideal purchaser or would it be a valuable addition to an existing manufacturing business.
Price NOW: $145,000 + SAV ($25,000)
Plastics Fabrication & Manufacturing (VIC)
The business specialises in engineering and manufacturing a large range of plastics products used for engineering, industrial and commercial applications. The customers are end users which are spread across many industry sectors such as engineering, construction, hospitality, automotive, building, retail and electrical.
The business will need to be relocated to another warehouse facility, around 400-500m2 would be suitable.
- Large majority of customers are located in Victoria
- Established in 1988
- Owners retiring
- All products are manufactured in-house, the business does not do any on-site installations
- The owners are involved in this business on a part time basis
The business has mainly relied on staff to run the day to day operations so we envisage a fully committed, “hands on” person who has experience in plastics manufacturing would be an ideal purchaser or would it be a valuable addition to an existing manufacturing or fabrication business.
Price: $150,000 + SAV ($95,000)
Design / Manufacturing / Testing Equipment (VIC)
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This business has been operating since 1965 and is a designer and manufacturer of testing equipment to the civil construction and geo-tech sectors.
• Opportunities to build on the diverse customer base which are located in Aust and NZ
• Established in 1965
• Turnover around $550K and profit to the owner over $100K
• Operating in a strong niche market and has built a fantastic base
• Is the sole Aust & NZ representative for some products
• Premises can be lease or the new owner could relocate if required
• The owner is retiring
This business is a well-established and highly regarded business operating in a strong niche market which is ideal for a turner & fitter or someone who has an appreciation of testing equipment or would be a valuable “bolt on” business for an existing engineering business.
Price: $165,000 + SAV ($120,000)
Design / Manufacturing / Safety Equipment (VIC) NEW
This business has been operating since 2002 and is a designer and manufacturer of safety equipment offering a range of services & solutions for fluid power safety applications to the hydraulic and pneumatic industry.
- Opportunities to build on the diverse customer base which are located in Aust and overseas
- Established in 2002
- Turnover has averaged around $400K for the last 3 years
- Operating in a strong niche market with unique products
- Excellent plant and equipment including a CNC Lathe, CNC Mill and assorted CNC tooling
- Premises can be lease or the new owner could relocate in March 19 if required
- The owners is ill and would like to retire
This business is a well-established and highly regarded business operating in a strong niche market which is ideal for a turner & fitter or someone who has an appreciation of hydraulic and pneumatic equipment or would be a valuable “bolt on” business for an existing engineering business.
Price: $195,000 + SAV ($50,000)
Food Manufacturing – BOLT ON ONLY (VIC)
NOTE: This business must be relocated into an existing food manufacturing business with HACCP accreditation and access to refrigerated transport
This is a profitable division of a larger food manufacturer. The sale will free up much needed space for the owner to expand their main operations.
There are two primary ranges – both are savoury products, one ‘wet’ and one baked.
Total division sales are in excess of $400K pa with excellent margins.
The net contribution after COGS, labour and expenses should be at least $120K pa for the new owner.
The products have been established for 15+ years and the sale includes all recipes, machinery, domain name (not used) and social media.
This is a perfect addition to a food manufacturer looking to expand by acquisition and we believe new, enthusiastic owners will easily improve sale and profits with a little sales and marketing activity.
Price: $280,000 + SAV ($10,000)
Looking for a Well Structured & Profitable Engineering Business? (VIC)
… one that has extensive skills and capabilities in both manufacturing high performance equipment and maintaining essential plant and equipment for ‘blue-chip’ industrial customers.
If you were drawing up a list of the key criteria in attributes for such a business you would surely list what this business offers such as:
- ISO 9001 accreditation
- >20 years of successful operation … reflected in attractive profitability
- An excellent brand and reputation
- A regular / repeat base of top quality customers
- An Infrastructure of capable / skilled employees and P&E
- Owner wanting to retire BUT senior operations management staying on
The business produces and maintains equipment such as pressure vessels, heat exchangers, air coolers, shop built tanks etc but also has significant capabilities in other active markets.
You will be impressed by the customer base who rely on the business for their ‘must have’ maintenance and equipment needs.
Price: $640,000 + SAV ($10,000)
Commercial Joinery – Retail and Office Fitout Specialist (VIC) AGREED SALE
This business was established by the current owner in the late 1990’s and is a very well known and extremely well equipped commercial joinery servicing a enviable client base around Victoria.
T/O is around $2.8 million and the profit to the owner has averaged around $340K PA for the last 3 years.
The client base is very diverse and the business has various channels to market, so it rarely suffers from the ‘ups and downs’ commonly associated with the building industry.
The owner is not a tradesman and his role is primarily general management, so we can confidently say that anyone with a basic understanding of production will be able to run this business.
In addition, there are several long term staff (including a production manager) making sure the factory runs smoothly.
Production is further aided by high quality European machinery – meaning the successful purchaser will have minimal capital expenditure it the foreseeable future.
The excellent business is ideal for owner operators or add it to an existing building industry operation.
Price NOW: $770,000 + SAV ($80,000)
You Are Viewing Manufacturing Businesses Over $800,000.
Sheet Metal Fabricator (VIC) NEW
Commercial HVAC Specialist
The owner has been here since the 1970’s but he’s always made sure the business has up to date equipment, a quality client base and a reliable work force.
Sales for 18/19 were $3.8 mil with a profit to the owner of approximately $650K
This is not a jobbing shop, it is a specialist fabricator focusing on the HVAC sector and has plenty of work all year round.
The business is not a discounter, offering the cheapest quotes – it supplies a client base that requires high quality work.
For many years, the owner has been comfortable with the size of the business and despite being offered new work on a regular basis he has rarely taken on new clients or additional work.
This provides an enormous opportunity for new, enthusiastic owners willing to say YES to new work.
Most of the day to day running is handled by experienced factory management, CAD and production staff and the business can easily continue as a profitable free standing operation or add it to your existing business group.
This is a very rare chance to purchase a profitable sheet metal fabricator with a long successful trading history that has the equipment, the capacity and genuine growth opportunities.
Price: $950,000 + SAV ($100K)
Engineering / Mechanical Maintenance – For Large Equipment (VIC)
If a business has been successfully operating for over 80 years and still operates well today …it must be doing something right … and that reflects great infrastructure, reputation and brand.
The national customers that it services are prominent in long-term essential markets such as:
- Power generation
- Oil & Gas
- Steel processing
- Paper conversion … and more.
The common thread is that they all have large processing equipment that MUST have regular maintenance and overhauls.
To service and maintain larger processing equipment our business must have large / specialised plant & equipment. Very few competitors can match the array of P&E this business has.
Excellent equipment, employees, on-going management, modern premises.
Price: $1.075 mil + SAV ($10K)
Exceptional Mechanical Design, Manufacturing and Service Business (VIC) AGREED SALE
- You will find it hard to better this as an acquisition
- Own strong IP and Brand – built up over 25 years
- National customers – approx. 500 regular
- Selling into 15 + market sectors – that’s terrific in ‘spreading the risk’
- Sales approx. $4.5 million pa – with good profitability
- On-going committed management.
Focus is on Materials Handling (across many sub-sectors), Water Treatment, Gas handling and others … all have long-term economic positive outlooks. The product design specifically incorporates innovative ‘owned’ IP … there are substantial competitive advantages which builds strong ‘barriers to entry’. Modern premises and equipment, experienced employees and an expanding aftermarket. Senior managers want to work on. New owner needs to bring General Management skills (not a spanner in the pocket).
Price: $1.51 mil + SAV
Earthmoving & Agricultural Equipment – Regional VIC Location
Manufacturing, Sales & Service. Specialists in Hydraulics & Machine Control
This very long-established business manufactures a well-known range of large equipment for the earthmoving, civil construction and agricultural sectors.
The business also sells other equipment, spares & consumables and has a service department.
T/O for 17/18 was $5 million and on target to reach $5.7 million in 18/19
EBITDA is $1.1 million and growing.
The business has a strong repeat customer base and the 3 separate sales channels provide the business with a fantastic diversity of income.
Importantly, cash flow is excellent for a business of this type as around half of the sales are COD.
There is plenty of scope for future growth as demand increases domestically. Expansion into overseas markets is a realistic proposition.
The owner is looking to retire but is committed to providing the successful purchaser with a long generous handover to ensure continuity and on-going future success. In addition, there are well trained staff in place throughout the operation who will stay on.
This is a very rare opportunity to secure a solid regional manufacturing business with an impressive track record, manufacturing its own branded range of machinery.
Price: $1.6 mil + SAV ($1.4 mil)
Manufacturing – Blue Chip Infrastructure Clients (VIC) PRICE REDUCED
The business has been established for more than 20+ years and services an impressive of clients base in the ever expanding infrastructure sector,
Modern, hi-tech plant and equipment means the business only requires a very small workforce.
All fabrication is done in-house, no on-site installations.
The business has minimal competition and is NOT connected to the boom and bust mining industry, so the workflow is regular and consistent.
Sales average $1.7m per annum with excellent profits.
The owner would consider remaining with the business after settlement as an employee or consultancy role.
The business is ideal for a suitably qualified owner/operator or would be a valuable addition to an existing engineering or fabrication business.
Price: $1.79 mil + SAV ($90K)
Specialist Metal Fabrication (VIC) NEW
High Spec Work in Law Enforcement, Prisons, Military and Security Sectors
This 30 year old business provides infrastructure works (mostly contracted) and manufactures products for government and large & small clients around Australia.
T/O is around $5.0 mil with an EBITDA of approximately $840K PA and advertising and marketing activity is virtually non existent.
The owner’s primary role is financial management and the day to day operation is handled by very capable staff, headed by a General Manager.
The business is very well equipped, has ISO 9001, ISO 45001 and ISO 14001 certifications and operates from modern premises in metropolitan Melbourne.
The owners are looking to move toward semi retirement but they are happy to provide a generous handover to the successful purchaser.
Price: $2.65 mil + SAV ($500K)
Industrial Services (VIC)
• Sales are around $6.75 mil PA and growing year on year.
• EBITDA is just under $1.0mil PA and growing exponentially
• Broad client base, spread across numerous industry sectors
• Well trained and skilled workforce
• Equipment value in excess of $1.0mil
The business has a broad range of large & small clients across manufacturing, engineering, transport, construction and many other fields.
The owners have always invested in the best quality equipment, so there is very little capital expenditure required in the medium term.
The factory can easily perform a large variety of services and giving the business strong competitive advantages.
The owners are looking to semi-retire but will consider remaining with the business in part time consultancy roles.
This is a rare opportunity to purchase a first-class, well equipped business with a strong growth history and huge future prospects.
Price: $2.8 mil + SAV ($100K)
Services to Metal Manufacturers (VIC)
Established in the early 1990’s, this business has achieved continued sales and profit growth with no sales reps and virtually no advertising or marketing activity.
However, what is has done is provide high quality work to a huge customer base spread across many sectors including metal fabrication, engineering, medical, civil engineering, construction, light and heavy industry and lots of others.
The business has excellent equipment, systems and processes but the main thing that sets it apart from others is internationally backed accreditation. This hard to get accreditation enables the business to win large, high margin work that most competitors can only dream about!
The part time (approx. 60% FTE) owner’s role is mainly high level supervision, HR and financial control and most of the day to day running is handled by experienced management, admin and production staff.
Sales and profits have constantly grown over the years and 18/19 was around $6.4 mil with an EBITDA of $1.2 mil.
You don’t need a technical background to own this business – good commercial and GM skills will be ideal.
The business can easily continue as a profitable free standing operation or bolt it on to your existing business group.
So it’s got continued growth, great staff and equipment and a massive competitive advantage……will you find something better? We don’t think so!
Price: $3.95 mil + SAV ($80K)
Manufacturing and Services (VIC) NEW
This wonderfully diverse business offers services and products to a who’s who of international and Australian brands.
Clients are from across many FMCG sectors such as cosmetics, food, consumer electrics, hardware, after market auto and many, many others.
Over the years the business has grown organically and via acquisition
Sales for 18/19 were just under $10 mil with an EBITDA of $1.7 mil.
The owner is not involved in the day to day operation and the management (led by an experienced a general manager) and production staff have proven themselves to be extremely capable.
After more than 20 years the owner is now looking to move on to other business ventures but he is happy to provide a flexible handover and on going support to the successful purchaser.
This is a very rare opportunity to purchase a long established business with a blue chip client base, management staff in place and many avenues to grow.
Price: $4.25 mil + SAV ($700K)
Manufacturing / Engineering – Civil and Infrastructure Products (VIC) NEW
This business commenced operations nearly 70 years ago and has been operated by the second generation for the past 30 years.
The business operates in a strong niche with plenty of opportunity to expand in local and overseas markets.
The products are used by a variety of industries whose services will continue to be in high demand.
- Sales in excess of $3.6 mil and growing
- EBITDA around $1.7 mil and growing
- Authorised Agents in each state of Australia & New Zealand
- National & International Customers
- Competition is minimal
- The business can be relocated virtually anywhere in Australia
- Own Brand and Intellectual Property / design
The business would be an ideal bolt on to an existing engineering or fabrication business or alternatively the business would suite a single owner/operator, partners or family group.
This is a rare opportunity to secure an impressive successful manufacturing business with its own brand and huge local and international upside.