Tim Bullard, President

Tim Bullard, President

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Attachments available4181-1490 - National Sun and Skin Care Distributor
USA
12,000,00012,000,0003,878,000313,000 
Distribution/Wholesale (Consumer): Don’t miss this rare opportunity to acquire a company poised for strong growth nationally and globally in the fast- growing sun and skin care market. The company has been in the sun and skin care market for over thirty-five years and is well recognized in high-end hotels, resorts, sports market and boutique stores with its premium products.  The brand is known in the market place as a top of class, high quality, natural and high performing sun and skin care line.  The company developed product lines targeting mass market retailers. Potential for revenue increase through mass sun care market is $25M in additional annual sales in the next three to four years with proper funding.
4181-1432 - 1432 Highway Construction & Landscaping Company
Wisconsin
2,600,0002,600,000Sale of Assets2,600,000
Contractor Services (Construction/installation): A highway construction & landscaping company is newly available for purchase in Wisconsin. This business is very well known and highly respected by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation and their local municipalities. 

This company was founded over 50 years ago and boasts an impeccable reputation due to their high standard for up-to-date and reliable equipment and state-of-the-art technology. The next owner can expect to maintain status quo or take advantage of the growth opportunities.

• Exceptional team of seasoned employees
• Low customer concentration
• Seller is willing to stay for a transition period
• Low marketing efforts, sales trend based on repeat business
• 50+ years in business
• All employees are part of a union
4181-1599 - 1599 Banquet Hall & Catering Company
Wisconsin
2,499,0002,499,000Sale of Assets2,499,000
Restaurants (Restaurants): An extremely well known and premier catering business with a large hall and outdoor event area for sale in Wisconsin. 

This catering business, both on-site and off-site, cash flows nicely throughout the year with margins above industry averages. With their longevity and healthy mix of clientele of both B2B and B2C, makes this business an excellent low risk opportunity for the right buyer!

With its outstanding cash flow and prime real estate, this business is a great buy and investment for your future.
4181-1508 - 1508 Golf Course and Banquet Center
Southeast Wisconsin
2,200,0002,200,000Sale of Assets2,200,000
Land & Commercial Property (Golf Course): Golf Course and Banquet Center located in SE Wisconsin. This distinguished, outstanding public golf course, privately owned, features the first class conditions and feel of a private country club. Meticulously maintained 18 hole course in rolling terrain.

This golf course features a large clubhouse for banquets, conferences and weddings, large heated maintenance building, annual memberships and is on a well traveled 4 lane highway.
4181-1619 - 1619 Leading Edge Machine Shop for Sale
Wisconsin
2,199,0002,199,000Sale of Assets2,199,000
Manufacturing (Machine Shop):

Acquire this highly profitable, leading-edge machine shop with ISO Certification!


 

For over 2 decades this business has built a strong reputation and a diverse customer base to include OEM manufacturers and the U.S. government.  With double-digit revenue growth over most years, this business has a strong history of company reinvestment which has kept this machine shop modern and highly competitive.


 

This is an excellent opportunity for rthe right buyer!

4181-1561 - 1561 Profitable HVAC Service Business
Wisconsin
2,000,0002,000,000Sale of Assets2,000,000
Contractor Services (H.V.A.C.):

This opportunity is a well-established HVAC business located in the Midwest. The business has been in operation for over 20 years. It has built an excellent reputation of quality, customer service, and expertise. Its primary focus has been in commercial and institutional repair and preventative maintenance.


The business created an excellent reputation by placing an emphasis on customer service. There are ample opportunities for growth in the local area.

4181-1590 - 1590 Leading Safety Consulting, Training. Etc.
Wisconsin
1,645,0001,645,000Sale of Assets1,645,000
Security Services (Security Service):
Leading safety consulting, training, and product supply firm for sale within a fast-growing region of Wisconsin.

This premier B2B safety firm with a strong reputation and a talented pool of professionals, has experienced excellent growth since its inception more than 2 decades ago. In 2018 this business realized and SDE cash flow increase of more than 50% which has continued into 2019!

This high margin business is an excellent opportunity for any buyer.

4181-1651 - 1651 Greenhouses, Land and Buildings
Southeast Wisconsin
1,595,0001,595,000Sale of Assets1,595,000
Land & Commercial Property (Other Land/Commercial Property): Innovative State of The Art Gutter connected Greenhouse Facility.
Proven Aquaponics system included.
Great Location with easy on off from express way.
LOW ENERGY COSTS – ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY
Owners spared no expense to make this a top-notch facility.
Over 16,000 sq ft under roof.
4181-1548 - 1548 Pallet & Crate Manufacturer in Wisconsin
Wisconsin
1,450,0001,450,000Sale of Assets1,450,000
Manufacturing (Wood Products): DIVERSE PRODUCTION, LONGEVITY IN BUSINESS, WELL RESPECTED

Past owner reacquired this business after nearly 2 years under failed ownership. Prior to selling this company in 2015; this Pallet and Crate manufacturer achieved multimillion-dollar revenues year after year. Known for their quality work and custom capabilities, this B2B pallet manufacturer steadily seen margins noticeably higher than Industry averages. Moreover, considering the recent re-acquirement of this company, the owner, whose desire is to be retired, is selling this turnkey operation at a favorable price. Though, with its recent history and difficult re-launch, this company should be viewed as a turnaround business.

A Wisconsin location is an excellent setting for a pallet business considering both sales and supply chain accessibility:

• In 2018 Wisconsin ranked 2nd in the nation in Manufacturing jobs created!
• Wisconsin is consistently a Top-10 State in Manufacturing.
• Forest Products in WI has more than 1,200 businesses and employs 64,000 workers.
4181-1587 - 1587 Golf Course for Sale
East Central Wisconsin
1,395,0001,395,000Sale of Assets1,795,000
Amusement & Recreation (Amusement & Recreation):

Priced to Sell!


This picturesque piece of prime real estate is just waiting for the right developer, expanding company in need of land, or future golf course owner.


This beautiful 18-Hole public golf course with a large clubhouse, full-service bar, banquet facilities, and outlining support buildings, is exceptionally located within a growing corridor of east central Wisconsin.  With its many qualities, this long established and profitable golf course has the ability to grow with the right buyer!


Whether you are the next golf course owner or business in need of land, this opportunity can be yours!

4181-1628 - 1628 Growing Specialty Valve Company
Wisconsin
1,300,0001,300,000Sale of Assets1,300,000
Manufacturing (Proprietary Shop): Sophisticated in design, yet simple in operation, this Specialty Valve Company is an ideal fit for both; an individual entrepreneur, or a company seeking a strategic add-on. With multiple patents, this company offers a variety of specialty valves that can be found in the facilities of some of the largest manufacturing companies in the country (international customers being added as of late). Many end users can be found on the Fortune 100 List.

Given the quality, design, and function of the products, this company has enjoyed considerable growth with virtually no marketing or advertising efforts. This company is well positioned to grow exponentially with a business development minded owner.

This business can be positioned anywhere in the United States and is easily relocatable. See Broker for details.
4181-1649 - 1649 Full Service Landscaping Business w/Greenhous
Northern Wisconsin
1,295,0001,295,000Sale of Assets1,295,000
Lawn Care or Landscaping (Lawn Care or Landscaping):

A highly profitable, full-service landscaping company with greenhouse in Northern Wisconsin is now available to purchase!


This business is highly respected and a local leader in commercial and residential landscaping that has been serving their beautiful Northwood’s community for over 20 years. Nicely located on a multiple acre site, an outstanding opportunity that is turn-key and well-positioned for a new owner to step in and continue the growth of this busineses.


Business has a seasoned staff specializing in landscaping, maintenance, and irrigation



Multi-facility real estate included in total asking price


Sellers are willing to provide training to a new buyer to ensure a smooth transition.

4181-1612 - 1612 Specialty Steel Service Center Long Establish
Northern Illinois
1,250,0001,250,000Sale of Assets1,300,000
Manufacturing (Machine Shop):


Long-tenured, profitable company providing specialty steel products for OEM’s, foundries, mining, paper mills, and other industries. The business has proprietary registered trademark products, time-honored loyal customers, all the equipment needed, a great location in Illinois, skilled and experienced employees, and significant growth opportunities.

4181-1608 - 1608 Industrial Plastic Recycler
Relocatable
1,100,0001,100,000Sale of Assets1,100,000
Recycling (Other): Plastic recycling is the process of recovering scrap or waste plastic and reprocessing this material into useful plastic products. This plastic recycling business takes a company’s industrial HD plastic waste and converts the material back into a reusable regrind or pellet form and then sells it so that manufacturers can produce the regrind material completely back into a new finished product, which may or may not be the same as the original application. Since the vast majority of plastic is non-biodegradable, recycling is a part of global efforts to reduce plastic in the waste stream, especially the approximately 8 million tons of waste plastic that enters the Earth’s ocean every year. This business serves an important part in the plastic recycling industry, is a very profitable company providing nearly $300,000 in annual owner earnings, requires very little labor costs, long-established business with time-honored loyal customers and vendors, non-sophisticated business and easy to learn, all the equipment needed to currently run the business, and tons of growth opportunities.
4181-1659 - 1659 Leading Coffee Roaster - manufacturer
Northeast Wisconsin
1,000,0001,000,000Sale of Assets1,000,000
Distribution/Wholesale (Food Products):

Leading coffee roaster-manufacturer and co-packer that brings their customers’ brands to life through their proprietary packaging and custom roasting, and creates their own branded products as well. This company owns several coffee brands with registered trademarks. Very well-established and still-growing business with lots of upside growth opportunities.
This is a very profitable turn-key business with all the proprietary production equipment needed, all the certifications to operate, a unique and proven business platform with limited competition as there are many barriers to entry, upward-trending industry and business growth, experienced and skilled employees, and more make this a very appealing business acquisition.

4181-1513 - Leading Non-Emergency Medical Transportation #1513
South Central WI
900,000900,0001,600,000315,000900,000
Transportation Services (Transportation Service): A leading non-emergency medical transportation professional serving several Wisconsin counties for many years, offering senior citizen assistance, including wheelchair accessible vans, and offer non-emergency medical transportation.
This very profitable business serves a growing market with the aging baby boomer trend. In 2005, an analysis by the Transportation Research Board revealed that nearly four million Americans miss or delay medical care each year because they lack transportation.
This is a privately owned, long-established, very profitable company with nearly $1.6 million in annual sales income, about $213,000 in owner’s annual earnings and continues to grow. Their highly reputable quality service sets them apart.
4181-1601 - 1601 Supper Club with Bar and Hotel
Northern WI
849,000849,000Sale of Assets849,000
Land & Commercial Property (Motel & Hotel): Do you want to enjoy the beautiful Northwoods lifestyle and be your own boss? This popular Wisconsin resort with supper club, well-maintained kitchen, full bar, and multi-room lodge offers the owner many sources of income. Both the lodge and supper club have an excellent reputation and the business cash flows nicely through most of the year to include the winter months, which is not true of most northern WI businesses. Further proof of profitability is that the owner currently operates this business as an absentee owner. A buyer in becoming an owner-operator could realize significantly more income.

With many recent upgrades and improvements, this business will provide a new owner limited reasons to improve the property out of the gates. Business is well-staffed with an outstanding and loyal team of employees.

Highlights:

• Seasoned Staff
• Current Ownership is Absentee
• Significant Historical Positive Cash Flow
• Living Quarters On-Site
• Loyal Local and Out-of-Town Customer Base
• Several Opportunities for Growth & Expansion
• Ownership willing to assist in transition
• An incredible platform for any restaurant entrepreneur who wants to build off a solid foundation!
4181-1589 - 1589 RV Dealership in Central Wisconsin
Central Wisconsin
805,000805,000Sale of Assets805,000
Amusement & Recreation (Amusement & Recreation): An RV dealership is newly available for sale in Central Wisconsin! This company has been serving Wisconsin for many years and is well-known and highly regarded in the RV industry.

Seasoned staff already in place!

Asking price includes real estate!

Seller is willing to negotiate a Transition Agreement and a Non-Compete Agreement with a qualified buyer.
Attachments available4181-1613 - 1613 Promotional and Gift Distribution Company
Southeastern WI
750,000750,0001,742,301220,168 
Distribution/Wholesale (Consumer): Two wholly owned distribution companies in Southeastern Wisconsin for sale.  The two companies distribute novelty and gift products throughout the United States and Canada.  This is an ideal opportunit for an existing industry player to bolt on two existing business operations OR for a new operator to jump in.  The business can be located anywhere and fit into roughly 5,000 square feet of space.  Both entities have very good reputations and a long history in the industry.
4181-1643 - 1643 Fabrication Shop for Sale in Central WI
Central Wisconsin
749,000749,000Sale of Assets749,000
Manufacturing (Fabrication/Welding): This long established, profitable, and well-respected manufacturer fabricates precision components that sell directly to other businesses.

For nearly ½ of a century, this family owned manufacturer has established deep customer relationships through their quality of work, on-time delivery, and expertise in fabrication and assembly.  With wide-ranging capabilities to include machining, welding and painting, a new buyer would have the ability to leverage these capabilities to develop new business.

With existing manufacturing resources and the ownership ready to retire, this company is positioned nicely for a new owner to step in and take this business to the next level.

Business highlights include:

Real Estate is available to purchase
Long tenured and talented employees
1 shift operation… add a shift and double your sales!
4181-1537 - 1537 Gas Station with Convenience Store
Southeastern Wisconsin
675,000675,000Sale of Assets675,000
Gas Stations (Station w/Car Wash & Market): The owner of this gas station with convenience store is ready to retire after 15 years of operating this business. Included in the business is a drive-thru carwash. This busy stations sells 50,000 gallons per month average. With no fuel contract in place, the new owner is free to decide how they want to proceed with a gas supplier. The convenience store sells cigarettes, lottery tickets as well as food items. The building is located on a major road with both residential and commercial properties in the area.
4181-1631 - 1631 Children's Learning Center
Southeast Wisconsin
550,000550,000Sale of Assets550,000
Educational/Schools (Daycare/Educational Center): This newly available children’s learning center is an excellent opportunity for a buyer to step in and take over on a well-established platform. This business is turn-key and comes with beautiful facilities.

This business is well-known and highly regarded in their local community.

This business comes with seasoned employees!
4181-1568 - 1568 Bakery in Wisconsin
Wisconsin
475,000475,000Sale of Assets475,000
Manufacturing (Baked Food Products): A well-established bakery is newly available for purchase in Wisconsin. This bakery has been providing a wide variety of delicious baked goods for their customers for many decades. This business is turn-key and ready for a new buyer to take it to the next level!

Seller is willing to negotiate a training agreement and non-compete agreement with a qualified buyer.

4181-1630 - 1630 Stainless Steel Manufacturer with Patent
Wisconsin
475,000475,000Sale of Assets475,000
Manufacturing (Machine Shop):

Wisconsin stainless-steel manufacturer that produces and sells a patented, high-margin product available for acquisition.


This established metal shop machines, assembles, and welds precision stainless-steel components that sell directly to businesses and distributors.  The owner has developed a well-respected, high quality brand with trademarks that is exceptionally cost competitive within its market.  Therefore, allowing a sale-savvy buyer or existing business an excellent growth and market penetration opportunity either as a stand-alone brand or complementary products to a company’s current offerings.


Seller who has been a proprietor and forerunner in the metal fabrication and machining business for over 40 years is ready for retirement.

4181-1573 - 1573 Tent & Party Rentals and Design Company
SE WI
425,000425,000Sale of Assets425,000
Rental Services (Equipment Rental): A tent and party rental company is newly available for purchase in Southeast Wisconsin. This company is well-known and highly regarded as a long-time leader in their space. Multiple revenue streams provide a new owner with potential to grow sales easily. This business is turn-key and ready for a new owner to take it to the next level. 

Seller is willing to negotiate a Transition Agreement as well as a Non-Compete Agreement. 

The business asking price includes approximately $450,000 in furniture, fixtures and equipment. Real estate is available for an additional $470,000.
4181-1495 - 1495 Bridal Store for Sale
Wisconsin
395,000395,000Sale of Assets395,000
Clothing Stores (Bridal Salon): Incredible opportunity to own a very successful Bridal Business in Wisconsin. The bridal industry is exceptionally stable through all phases of an economic cycle and the dress is viewed as the most important element of the wedding. This storied company is a reflection of the benefits of the industry.

The business has been operating for several years and has a seasoned staff allowing the owner to work the business as semi-absentee (15 – 20 hours per week). After many successful years in operation, the business recently expanded and continues
to have a stable platform. The operations are set up perfectly for a new owner to utilize the existing processes and staff to capture the ongoing stable cash flow as well as accelerate growth through an enhanced social media presence and a wider
product assortment. The existing staff consists of strong executors with a wealth of knowledge on the industry, product and sales/back-office processes.

The right buyer for this opportunity is someone who enjoys the management oversight of an existing cash flow generating machine and/or someone who wants to immerse themselves in the building of the brand and experience of the perfect dress shopping day! The platform is there for you to do as little or as much as you wish!

Asking price does not include inventory.
Attachments available4181-1398 - 1398 Assisted Living Operation w 24 beds
South Central Wisconsin
350,000350,000895,00061,500 
Land & Commercial Property (Nursing Home): Highly motivated sellers! This is a great opportunity for new owners to step into a fully turn-key assisted living operation where the existing owners spend less than 5 hours per week working on the business.  The facility has 20 units/24 beds with open land to add an additional 20 units/24 beds.  They have a full commercial kitchen in place. The owners currently own/operate the business and lease the facility.  However, the real estate can be purchased.  The operations have been a small asset within the owners’ large portfolio of medical/health related businesses.  The owners have operated the business for less than 5 years and have the facility near capacity.

The rented facility is less than 10 years old and in excellent condition.  The facility is located in a great community, they enjoy a good reputation and strong employee retention.  Numerous opportunities to increase revenue, increase the census and control expenses.

The owners have done all of the heavy lifting to get the business started and incurred the heavy costs of startup and filling the facility.  Due to their other business operations, the owners never spent the required amount of timing operating and managing the business and the expenses.  This operation needs an experienced owner and/or a new owner that will invest the time to properly manage the operations and expenses.

A new owner could purchase the real estate and the combined entity becomes even more profitable. 
4181-1543 - #1543 Leading Meat Market & Grocery in Northern WI
Northern Wisconsin
350,000350,0002,112,825184,811450,700
Markets (Meat Store/Market): This business is a specialty market offering a wide and diverse selection of award winning fresh meat and sausage products at the best pricing for the quality received over any other store in the area, as proven by their very long-established customer base. For many, many years, this family-owned and operated business, has built an outstanding meat and food market reputation offering very high quality fresh meat cuts, sausage, home-made specialty items, soups, dips, while also carrying quality pizzas, a huge selection of local cheeses, and other grocery items. The business also includes wholesaling to other grocery stores, restaurants, bars, etc.
This meat market & grocery business boasts annual sales income of about $2.1 million with owner’s annual earnings SDE of about $185,000. This offering also includes for sale the real estate and store building with 2 apartment lease tenant spaces.
Contact the broker for more details on this great opportunity.
4181-1530 - 1530 Custom Countertop Fabricator Business
Wisconsin
200,000200,000Sale of Assets200,000
Contractor Services (Construction/installation): Turnkey opportunity to own a custom countertop fabricator in Wisconsin. This operation boasts award-winning designs along with a diverse customer base. Profitable business with a great reputation and staffed with an exceptional and experienced team.

This is a great opportunity for an individual to acquire a successful operation or as a strategic add-on for an existing cabinet shop or remodeler to utilize the exemplary reputation of this company for future growth. Numerous opportunities for growth exist for a motivated buyer looking to maximize the potential of this business.

Highlights: 
- Fully Turnkey Operation
- Award Winning Designs
- Great Reputation
- Mix of Commercial and Residential
- Steady Year-Round Business
- Experienced Staff
Please Note: All listings herein are exclusive to this listing office as of the date of submission. 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. Owner Benefit: 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.