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Fine Food Wholesaler and Manufacturer of Cakes and Biscuits

Confidential Sale

UK

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This well-established business with the reputation of being one of the best independent UK food wholesalers offers a great future potential for the new owner. The business sales have not been affected by covid, they have seen a significant increase in demand. With the uncertainty surrounding Brexit and imports, a local UK wholesaler and food manufacturer will undoubtedly be in an even stronger position through this.  

The business does not currently have a sales force, they are continuously approached by good food sales people wanting to work with them. The owner has had to refrain from this as the business would not currently be in a position to cope with the huge increase in sales that this would bring in  

The bakery is currently working at full capacity with demand for the cakes continually increasing and along with the biscuit manufacturing, has the potential to grow even further with the addition of another production line.


Our opinion:  

This business provides a great foundation and a huge opportunity for a new owner. The potential to expand and to grow sales is genuinely there. Given a sustained expansion program of increased storage production, picking and packing and adding in a sales force.


This business could become the major food wholesale distributor in the UK. The business has benefited from its flexible approach, strong service levels and relationships with customers and as such, have a very loyal and ever growing customer base.

Key features:

  • Established for over 30 years
  • Supplying to Independent retailers and farm shops across the UK
  • The business has its “Own Label” brands and also supplies to some customers in their “Private Label”
  • Extensive diverse range from Nuts, Cereals, Spices, Flour, Sweets, Sauces and many more
  • Distributor of many “branded”  ranges with long term relationships in place on favourable terms
  • Commodities purchased  in bulk and re packaged in house into various size packs and weights. Great flexibility to adjust pack sizes to create attractive offers.
  • Sales are continually increasing organically, the business has no sales reps
  • Bakery facility & Biscuit facility with own brand recipes in 2 separate leased properties
  • Freehold property of 14,500sqft inc large mezzanine.
  • Genuine reason for sale, a good handover will be provided.

Property Details: Freehold
Asking Price: £3,200,000 + SAV + Net Assets (Freehold)

Premises Details:

Details will be provided along with Financial figures on completion and submission of an NDA    
Each party to be responsible for their own legal and professional fees.

Fine Food Wholesaler and Manufacturer of Cakes and Biscuits UK

Financial Details

  • Freehold: £3,200,000 + SAV + Net Assets
  • Turnover: undisclosed
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