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Welcome to the wholesale and distribution businesses for sale section of the site.

As you can see from the list below we include businesses for sale in the following areas; import and export, mail order, cash and carry, food and drink distribution, and haulage.

When considering the purchase of wholesale and distribution business there are a few important factors that may need to be taken into account. These include the quality of the website, and the business' standard of stock management.  

1 - 20 of 160 businesses for sale
Valve Distributor
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £3,000,000 Location: West Midlands
Distributor of valves and actuators to the water and sewerage industries....
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £8,000,000 Location: Yorkshire and the Humber
Retirement sale. Consistently profitable haulier returning an adjusted EBITDA figure in excess of £1m. Cash generative with little debt. Freehold premises....
Overseas Removal
Asking Price:  Turnover:   Location: East Midlands
Lucrative acquisition opportunity, shipping drums, barrels and containers, mainly to private domestic clients worldwide. Collection service provided. Database of 800 clients. Member of British Association of Removers. Huge scope for further development. Offers invited....
Home Improvement Products
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £600,000 Location: UK Wide
Supplies and installs windows, doors, conservatories, bifolds, fascias and soffits using all upvc products and building supplies. Subcontracts other services such as roofing, down piping, extensions and loft/garage conversions. Services available for domestic and commercial customers. Growth expecte...
Water Disinfection Equipment
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £900,000 Location: South East
Extensive portfolio of blue-chip clients, with significant repeat custom. Sole UK supplier of a major brand, and the only supplier able to offer a British Standard accreditation. Own brand of products recently launched. Adj. EBITDA £220k. Offers invited....
Office Stationery
Asking Price: £170,000 Turnover:  £590,000 Location: London
B2B office stationery supplier specialising in printer cartridges. Reputation for fast delivery. Orders placed via strong trading website, e-mail and phone. Solid, long-standing customer base. Excellent supplier relationships; good terms of trading and credit limits. Substantial potential for range ...
International Logistics
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £6,000,000 Location: London
Set up in 2006 as a logistics solution for a large international and very well known supermarket chain. It is a 24-hour operation and the coverage at present is South East England. The other operation is based in Slovakia and was set up in 2012. It provides temperature-controlled transportation for ...
Plumbers Merchant
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £9,000,000 Location: UK Wide
Well-established plumbing and heating merchants with a number of branches throughout the South and South Wales, specialising in the supply of heating, plumbing supplies and bathrooms to both trade and retail customers. An online facility is available and being developed to provide a retail/trade cli...
Timber Merchant
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £1,955,000 Location: East of England
An independent, regional timber merchant offering a comprehensive range of hardware and general building products to building trade clients and domestic customers across East Anglia. One of the largest independent stockists within its chosen geographical area. Comprehensive range of timber available...
Timber Products
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £1,700,000 Location: South East
Leading merchant and wholesaler of sawn constructional timber and fully finished timber products, including sheet materials, doors, frames and associated hardware products. In-house joinery department to produce and manufacture bespoke, own range products such as fence panels, sheds and timber compo...
Palletised Freight
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £1,600,000 Location: North West
Transport company specialising in the niche growth market of networked palletised freight collection and delivery. Has No.1 rating from the APN. Retirement sale....
Tools & Consumables
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £5,700,000 Location: West Midlands
Two limited companies for sale. Company A focuses on supplying the local industry with tools and consumables, whilst also offering servicing and repair. Company B, whilst sharing similarities, has its main focus on the manufacture and distribution of industrial fasteners and fixings. Formed in 1964....
Material Handling Plants
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £11,600,000 Location: UK Wide
Offers design, fabrication, installation and maintenance of all aspects of material handling plants. Formed in 2002. 2015 projections are for a £13m turnover....
Micro Inverters
Asking Price:  Turnover:   Location: UK Wide
Offered for sale as a whole, or in part the business and assets. Leading supplier of grid-connected micro inverters and monitoring systems for the worldwide solar power industry. Patent portfolio around the key areas for inverter design. Since 2010 it has sold over 170,000 units in key US, European,...
Builders' Merchants
Asking Price: £250,000 Turnover:  £1,328,260 Location: Wales
Established by the owners 20 years ago. It sells a wide range of quality building supplies. Strong reputation within the local community and a high level of regular and repeat trade. GP £600k. Leasehold. Retirement sale....
Garage Door
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £600,000 Location: East of England
Supplier and installer of garage doors, this business has an unparalleled local reputation and is well placed to capitalise on the buoyancy of the building sector in the Eastern region. Supplies garage doors both to consumers and to trade. Cash-generative leading to good income streams for the partn...
Electrical Installation Equipment
Asking Price: £150,000 Turnover:  £1,500,000 Location: West Midlands
Well-established exporter since 1993 selling electrical installation equipment to wholesalers, contractors all over the world. For sale due to retirement of current managing director. Can be run from home anywhere in UK. Turnover between £800k and £1.5m and profitable. ...
Chemicals to the Construction Industry
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £1,200,000 Location: UK Wide
Specialist supplier of chemicals to the construction industry with UK distribution rights for number of chemicals. Has its own branded chemical products. Genuine retirement sale....
Road Haulage
Asking Price: £750,000 Turnover:  £2,000,000 Location: West Midlands
Haulage/freight based in the West Midlands with easy access to the motorway network. Haulage of engineering products to an impressive client base. Turnover forecast at close to £2 million for the current financial year. Core business is the haulage of steel and stainless steel to blue-chip companie...
Asking Price:  Turnover:  £1,600,000 Location: West Midlands
Established name with a reputation for reliability. Profit margins have risen consistently in past four years. Fourteen well maintained artics, and 20 curtain-side trailers. Employs 15 experienced qualified drivers. Rolling leasehold garage and yard. Adj. EBITDA £216k. Offers invited....

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This company is considered to be the largest engineering company of its type in the North of England and Scotland. It has the capacity to handle the largest of components across a range of industries including a number of blue-chip clients. The reason for sale is that the current director would like
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