AJF Commercial Business Sales are delighted to welcome to the market this well respected and highly profitable skip hire and waste management business, located in Leyland, Lancashire.
The business is perfectly situated within a large industrial estate and lies close to the motorway networks of the M61, M65 and M6.
The city of Preston, and the towns of Blackburn and Chorley are just within proximity.
The business is surrounded by complementary businesses and residential housing.
Having been established since the early 1980’s and currently run as a family business with an enviable and excellent reputation within the country of Lancashire, the company has grown and expanded to a highly profitable business it is today.
The business is carefully and professionally managed by two directors and with the help of 17 members of staff.
The business has both an operator’s license and waste carrier license for 9 Trucks ranging from 13 T to 18 T.
The business can supply a variety of different sized containers to meet the demands of both domestic and commercial clients.
The company provides a well-respected service for small domestic skips to multi-million refurbishment contracts, council contracts and new build developments with much loyal and repeat trade.
The business boasts a highly effective website, having the facility to allow customers to order various sizes of skips, delivery location and dates of their choice.
The easy to use website also hosts full information in regards to the business, opening hours and services.
The business is currently run from 3 good sized separate industrial units.
All units are protected with roller shutter doors, alarms and CCTV coverage.
The main hub of the business operates from an individual unit with mezzanine floor with entrance door leading into Reception area.
Door leading into good sized open plan office to which is the hub of the business operation.
The premises have CCTV control point, telephone system, desk, chairs, computers, laminated flooring and electric lighting.
There are toilet facilities and kitchen facilities located on the ground floor.
Stairs leading to first floor office with further desks, chairs and computers.
Large office / boardroom.
Further storage areas and maintenance area.
Customer and staff car parking to the front and side of the building.
Adjacent to the main hub office building is the licensed transfer waste management / recycling site which includes two further units, which combined are approximately 11,000 square foot.
From these units, all the company’s fleet can be stored at the end of the day.
Reason for sale:
The business has now become available to the market allowing our client to take a well-deserved early retirement.
We are advised that the tenure is Freehold.
We are advised that the business rates are £13,000 per annum.
We are advised that there are 17 members of staff.
Monday: 7.30am – 5.30pm
Tuesday: 7.30am – 5.30pm
Wednesday: 7.30am – 5.30pm
Thursday: 7.30am – 5.30pm
Friday: 7.30am – 5.30pm
Saturday: 7.30am – 1.00pm
Turnover – Available on request.
N.B. There is a Leasehold option available upon request through AJF Commercial Business Sales.
This truly is an amazing lifestyle opportunity to purchase a family run business which has gained an excellent and enviable reputation throughout the North West of England.
The current owners would also be willing to offer any training / advice to the new owners should it be required.
AJF Commercial Business Sales strongly recommend early confidential discussions in regards to this sale, as businesses with this magnitude rarely come available to the market.
If you would like to contact us to discuss the business in further detail or to arrange a viewing, you can by the following methods:
Telephone – 01204 325 101
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Website – www.ajfcommercial.co.uk
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