Tim Bullard, President

Tim Bullard, President

"Once you have made the committment to BUY, SELL, or IMPROVE your business with VR, you have access to an unequalled group of expertise, experience and support to insure you successfully meet your goals in a professional, informed way."

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Lakes Business Group, Inc.

W229 N1433 Westwood Drive #106
Waukesha, WI 53186

Office: 262-347-2083
Toll free: 877-447-2083
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2129 Food Distribution Business in Wisconsin
5,900,0005,900,000Sale of Assets5,900,000
Distribution/Wholesale (Food Products): Unique opportunity to acquire a food distribution business due to a “carve-out” from a very large and profitable distribution company. Current ownership has decided to focus on other sectors of their distribution business. Therefore, seller seeks a buyer who can service their deep customer base accordingly.

This established platform comes with Multi-Year Renewable Contracts for well-known, nationwide brands. Along with the stable brands comes several pathways for growth with this opportunity. Current ownership has not fully exploited these growth opportunities, yet the financial trend continues to grow year after year.

Seller is willing to be flexible for the “right” buyer who can maintain the quality level of service they have provided to their clientele for many years. There is a significant synergistic opportunity to leverage these established relationships developed by the seller and form a friendly, non-binding, mutually beneficial, partnership. Contact
Lakes Business Group to learn more about this acquisition opportunity.


• Multi-Year Renewable Contracts with Marquee,
Nationwide Brands!
• Deep Database of Customers
• Positive Historic Gross Revenue Trend
• Great Cash Flow to Ownership!
• Seller seeking buyer who can service existing
• Incredible opportunity to gain significant
market share.
• Great Business Relationship with Iconic/Legacy
1798 Value Added Distributor in SE WI
2,650,0002,650,000Sale of Assets2,650,000
Distribution/Wholesale (Electrical Supplies): Well-Established | Stable Platform | Excellent Growth Opportunity

For more than 20 years, this Value Added Distributor has earned a sterling reputation for distributing parts/components from a variety of industry leading manufacturers, as well as providing innovative solutions to clients’ needs (both OEM’s and End Users).
While boasting impressive financial performance and a highly competent staff, this company is well-positioned for growth, with already identified and immediate opportunities in front of them.

As the owners look to retire, we are seeking the next generation of ownership. This offering will be appealing to both individual investor/operators, as well as companies looking to expand their footprint, or enter this space.
1891 Niche Home Improvement Business
2,000,0002,000,000Sale of Assets2,000,000
Contractor Services (Construction/installation): Due to ownership looking to retire, Lakes Business Group is proud to present a well established home improvement company. The business has been around since 2007 with an excellent reputation, impressive human capital, recent capital investments, and protected territories. This business is well positioned for massive growth.

The business has several product lines in the home improvement area which include 3 and 4 season sunrooms, screen rooms, decks and railings, acrrylic roofing, and windows.

This business is an incredible opportunity with tons of growth potential for the next owner to take the business to the next level.
1938 Golf Course and Banquet Hall on 120+ Acres
Southeast Wisconsin
1,750,0001,750,000Sale of Assets1,750,000
Amusement & Recreation (Amusement & Recreation): This newly listed Golf Course and Banquet Hall sits on 120+ beautiful acres in Southeastern Wisconsin. This company was established over 50 years ago and has a strong, recurring base of customers.
Attachments available1862 Award Winning Supper Club with a Modern Twist
Southeastern Wisconsin
925,000925,000Sale of Assets925,000
Restaurants (Steak Houses Full Liquor): Award Winning Supper Club & Bar in Southeastern Wisconsin with an outdoor patio/dining facility in a beautiful park like setting. This is a fantastic opportunity to own a restaurant that is experiencing tremendous growth. Year over year gross sales (15% Annual Increase 2017-2019) and profitability are on the upswing for this charming restaurant with a dynamite menu. This opportunity has strong cash flow for an owner/operator who will enjoy working with a tenured staff.
The Seller is open to negotiations to help transition the business to the new owner.
1935 Metal Fabrication and Welding Shop
875,000875,000Sale of Assets875,000
Manufacturing (Metal Plating): Due to ownership looking to pursue new interest, Lakes Business Group is proud to present a well-established fabrication and welding shop. The business has been around since 2004 with an excellent reputation. This business is well positioned for new ownership.

Business is well known in the local area with many repeat customers. Company has a diverse customer base between individuals and corporate events.

• Seasoned business- over 15 years
• Broad customer base
• Diverse capabilities
• Stable Cash Flow
• Multiple Revenue Streams
1796 Specialty Automotive Machine Shop
799,000799,000Sale of Assets799,000
Manufacturing (Machine Shop):
Leading machine shop in the Midwest, for over 40 years, manufacturing and modifying products for car racing engines all over the country - cylinder heads, intake manifolds, exhaust manifolds, and other parts.

This very profitable business boasts nearly $1 million gross annual income with $250,000 annual SDE - owner’s earnings, long-established customer base, excellent brand reputation, and ample growth opportunities for a new owner.

1969 OEM Assembly Equipment Manufacturer
Southeast Wisconsin
790,000790,000Sale of Assets790,000
Manufacturing (Machine Shop):

An industry leader in designing and manufacturing product assembly equipment for well over 200 OEM customers in many different industry sectors such as aerospace, automotive, consumer products, medical devices, telecommunications, and more.

Very long established business for sale with good annual owner’s earnings, experienced employees, seller willing to transition, ample growth opportunities, in a growing industry, and has minimal competition.

1966 Assembly and Material Handling Products Distr
SE Wisconsin
600,000600,000Sale of Assets600,000
Distribution/Wholesale (Distribution/Wholesale):

Successful distributer of industrial tools, assembly, and material handling equipment located in southeastern Wisconsin.

This business has been in operation for over 30 years and is considered one of the highest quality options for assembly and manufacturing firms to work with in the area. Their access to products and
superior relationships with both vendors, some exclusive by territory, and customers, makes them an ideal choice in most facility expansion or rebuilding projects.

In a world where ordering tools and parts has become a click-and-hope type scenario, this business thrives by truly partnering with customers throughout their entire planning and implementation process. Consistent 30% margins with dropship capable product management.

Current ownership is looking to fully retire after winding down the past few years, opening up an incredible opportunity to the right buyer.

No real estate is involved which helps make this business turnkey and extremely agile.

With an established database of customers, low customer concentration, and several positive value attributes, this business will not last long.


    • In Business for Over 30 Years – Well Established

    • Stable/Recession Proof Industry

    • Low Customer Concentration

    • Frequent Repeat Business

    • Full service capabilities allowing for captive

    • Established Existing Customer Base and
      Distribution Channels

    • Ownership is willing to assist with a short-term
      transition period.

    • Dynamic structure that could easily be
      replicated in new territories with countless
      opportunities for expansion.

Gas Station, C-Store, Liquor, Laundromat
Northern Wisconsin
490,000490,000Sale of Assets490,000
Markets (Convenience Stores/Mini Mkts w/Beer or Wine):

This very profitable business is the only gas station, convenience store, liquor store, and laundromat within many miles in this Northern Wisconsin area.
With a very favorable, high traffic location, the business is growing, and is a recession-proof type business as consumers are going to bars and restaurants less and instead are buying and taking home more when it comes to liquor, wine, beer, and food. It’s not just a gas station and liquor stop, as the business has a great selection of meats, cheeses, convenient foods as well, and a laundromat. The convenience retail store & laundromat includes approximately 2,000 sq ft, a parking lot with ample parking spaces, currently over $1,000,000 in gross annual sales income and about $170,000 in annual owner’s earnings. Real Estate and FFE are included in the asking price. The Seller, a partial absentee owner, is looking for a timely and easy sale to a qualified buyer.

1877 Authorized Distributor in the Auto Industry
250,000250,000Sale of Assets250,000
Automotive Aftermarket (Automotive Aftermarket): Due to ownership looking to retire, Lakes Business Group is proud to present a well-established wholesale distributor to the automotive industry. The business
has been around since 1999 with an excellent reputation, and protected territories. This business is well positioned for accelerated growth.

The business has several product lines in the automotive distribution area. This business is an incredible opportunity with tons of growth potential for a buyer to
take the business to the next level.

• Unexploited Opportunity for Growth
• Seasoned Business – Over 20+ years
• Great Relationship with Customers and Vendors
• Exclusive Sales Area Included in Purchase Price
• Detailed Financials Available Upon Signing a Non-Disclosure Agreement
Please Note: This list contains businesses that are offered on a co-operating basis by members of VR Business Brokers. Information contained herein has been provided by the Seller. Broker has not and will not verify the accuracy or completeness of any information. Purchasers are advised to consult with their legal and financial advisors to the extent they deem necessary. No prospect shall receive the name of any listed firm until the STANDARD DISCLOSURE STATEMENT is signed by the prospect. All listings herein are exclusive to the listing office as of the date of submission and have been accepted for publication subject to the cooperation between member brokers as executed and on file with VRBB. Assets Value: An estimate of the Fair Market Value by the seller. DISCR. EARNINGS: A combined estimate of Business Net, Compensation to Owner, Fringe Benefits, Interest and Depreciation Expense. Buyers, Sellers, and Brokers should be aware that all of the following businesses are not available to all types of agencies.