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Track Record Of Sold Businesses

Lloyds Corporate Brokers has been selling businesses successfully for more than 30 years.  Here is our impressive list of sales.

* Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation (EBITDA) unless otherwise indicated. We have calculated returns in this way to facilitate direct comparisons, by eliminating all expenditure of a discretionary nature, or arising from the proprietorship of the business.

# Av % return 28.18% = Multiple 3.55 X EBITDA


 
 

Figures below are represented as either millions (mil) or thousands (k).

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Industry/Sector Net return
to owner
(EBITDA)*
Sale Price % Return
on capital invested
Totals: $126 mil $512.8 mil 28.00%
Metal Working Products $600 k $2.2 mil 28.00%
Ceramic Design Import Wholesale Hong Kong $1.1 mil $2.7 mil 41.00%
Playground Design Studio Manufacturer $1.5 mil $6 mil 25.00%
Mining Services Drill Rigs $2 mil $7 mil 28.58%
Industrial & Mining Services company $4.4 mil $23 mil 19.13%
Hi voltage power reticulation $2.2 mil $8 mil 27.50%
Netting Import, Wholesale, Manufacturer $1.9 mil $7.6 mil 25.00%
IT consultancy and business applications $800 k $2.5 mil 32.40%
Online Equestrian Supplies $1 mil $5.2 mil 19.25%
Equestrian Products Import wholesale/distribution $800 k $3.9 mil 21.05%
Timber Products, Pallets Manufacturer $550 k $1.9 mil 28.94%
Automation and Scadia and telementary and switchboards $1.2 mil $2.9 mil 41.37%
Online Retail Tool Sales $1.1 mil $6 mil 17.75%
Water recycling and design and supply and services $474 k $1.5 mil 31.60%
Fixed Concrete Pumping $2.5 mil $11 mil 22.27%
Recycling and materials handling $1.2 mil $2.9 mil 41.37%
Digital jobs platform $690 k $2.3 mil 30.00%
Import distribution $1.7 mil $8 mil 21.25%
Distributor of branded yoga products $600 k $3.1 mil 19.48%
Mobile concrete pumping $3 mil $12 mil 24.60%
Agricultural and Horticultural Greenhouses $290 k $690 k 42.02%
Sand and gravel quarry $815 k $2.9 mil 35.50%
Large format Digital printing Not Disclosed Not Disclosed 31.70%
Specialised aluminium trailers $1.8 mil $5 mil 36.00%
Glass importer and wholesaler $278 k $1.9 mil 6.84%
Tea importer and retailer $400 k $1.9 mil 21.50%
Aluminium fabrication $2 mil $11.9 mil 16.67%
HVAC and air conditioning $980 k $2.4 mil 40.08%
Distributor and retailer of outdoor power equipment $600 k $2.1 mil 28.57%
Cellar door and restaurant and vineyards $120 k $1.5 mil Not Disclosed
Underground mining contractor Not Disclosed $11.2 mil Not Disclosed
Concrete pumping contractor $2.5 mil $17 mil 14.70%
Transport logistics air express freight $4.5 mil $17.5 mil 26.70%
Contract manufacturer wet wipes $2 mil $11.1 mil 18.00%
Camping goods import/distribution $2.5 mil $9.8 mil 25.50%
Mobile concrete pumping $1.8 mil $8 mil 22.75%
IT website dev & maintenance $1 mil $7 mil 14.30%
Civil maintenance & traffic control $1.6 mil $5.8 mil 24.70%
Aluminium manufacturer $1.7 mil $5.8 mil 28.70%
Satellite TV Not Disclosed $5.3 mil Not Disclosed
Print/publishing/automotive advertising/OOH media $1.7 mil $6.1 mil 27.50%
Bus and truck parts distribution $1.8 mil $5 mil 35.00%
HR consulting/personnel $4.4 mil $5.2 mil 84.30%
Industrial waste service $1.2 mil $5 mil 23.00%
Crane hire $440 k $5 mil 8.80%
Manufacture playground Equipment $1.2 mil $4.8 mil 19.20%
Civil electrical contractor RTA approval - traffic lighting $35 k $850 k Not Disclosed
Manufacturer of aluminium composite panels $900 k $2.5 mil 36.00%
Import/distrib graphic supplies $956 k $4 mil 23.90%
Web based transcription service $960 k $3.3 mil 29.50%
Design production agency $1.5 mil $3.3 mil 46.90%
Online retail kitchen wares $700 k $2 mil 21.90%
Plastic extruder $1.2 mil $4.2 mil 37.50%
Fabrication of steel framed buildings $854 k $3.1 mil 15.80%
International freight forwarding $742 k $3 mil 24.70%
Specialised tanker fleet $871 k $1.9 mil 45.80%
Scaffold hire $965 k $3 mil 32.20%
Machinery import agency $2.5 mil $3 mil 45.50%
Detail joinery $1.8 mil $3 mil 60.80%
Food distributor $800 k $2.8 mil 28.60%
Portion control food products $750 k $2.8 mil 24.59%
W/sale distrib books & library supplies $935 k $2.6 mil 30.40%
Aluminium scaffold manufacture $940 k $2.6 mil 34.50%
Wholesale library supplies $900 k $2.5 mil 29.75%
Hardware agency $1 mil $2.5 mil 40.00%
Snackfoods w/sale distribution $640 k $2.3 mil 23.70%
Food distributor $1 mil $2.3 mil 26.60%
Personnel agency $1.1 mil $2.2 mil 50.00%
Executive search agency Not Disclosed $2.2 mil Not Disclosed
Waste recycling $560 k $2.2 mil 25.50%
Smallgoods manufacturer $300 k $1.9 mil 13.60%
Refrigerated transport Not Disclosed $2 mil Not Disclosed
Eco medical waste system Not Disclosed $1.9 mil Not Disclosed
Wholesale educational supplies $450 k $1.8 mil 22.50%
Hydraulic engineering consultancy Not Disclosed Not Disclosed 123.00%
Electric component mfg Not Disclosed $1.8 mil Not Disclosed
Precision engineering $515 k $1.7 mil 33.80%
Audio-visual manufacturing $462 k $1.7 mil 28.00%
Industrial safety equipment hire Not Disclosed $1.5 mil Not Disclosed
Import homewares $500 k $1.5 mil 18.50%
Import agency ATVs quad bikes $455 k $1.4 mil 32.50%
Vocational training acadamy $850 k $1.4 mil 60.70%
Marina slipway $950 k $1.6 mil 17.86%
Wholesale party supplies $535 k $1.3 mil 33.40%
Manufacture fertilizers $285 k $1.2 mil 17.30%
Importer/distributor giftware $750 k $1.2 mil 62.50%
Electronic security $520 k $1.2 mil 43.30%
Auto parts manufact/distrib. $1.2 mil $1.1 mil 33.30%
Manufacture mats. handling $280 k $1 mil 18.67%
Engineering works $540 k $1 mil 37.80%
Wholesale plumbing supplies $470 k $1 mil 44.80%
Coffee shop $400 k $950 k 42.00%
MFG ozone generators $300 k $850 k 35.30%
Pet boarding kennels $80 k $930 k 9.60%
Recycling $3 mil $800 k 375.00%
Stationery retail $400 k $800 k 30.80%
Commercial laundry $200 k $800 k 25.00%
Scaffold hire $295 k $800 k 36.80%
Export procurement & logistics $280 k $750 k 46.67%
Commercial flooring $250 k $750 k 33.30%
Electronics mfg export $400 k $750 k Not Disclosed
Resort hotel Not Disclosed $750 k Not Disclosed
Auto muffler manufacturer $600 k $750 k 60.00%
Retail adventure travel accessories $450 k $750 k 37.50%
Food processor Not Disclosed $690 k Not Disclosed
Franchise truck wheel alignment $295 k $675 k 40.70%
Equipment hire $300 k $1.7 mil 46.20%
Audio visual solutions $300 k $650 k 41.10%
Plastic moulder $375 k $600 k 62.50%
Importer S/S wire rope $360 k $600 k 39.13%
Packaging manufacture $325 k $600 k 50.90%
Civil contracting $310 k $600 k 51.60%
Distributor plastic components $220 k $560 k 36.00%
High voltage electrical contractor $1 mil $500 k 187.80%
Import agency auto industry $425 k $550 k 27.50%
Label printer $320 k $500 k 48.50%
Labour hire $417 k $500 k 83.40%
Sheet metal spinning $240 k $500 k 40.00%
Electrical contractor $310 k $500 k 44.30%
Manufacture blinds & awnings $350 k $500 k 50.00%
Builders hire $211 k $490 k 42.60%
Dog boarding kennels $90 k $780 k 18.80%
Hospitality & catering Not Disclosed $480 k Not Disclosed
Stocktaking services $300 k $450 k 66.67%
Composting toilet manufacture $330 k $450 k 66.00%
Windscreen repair franchise $260 k $420 k 59.10%
Licensed cafe $250 k $417 k 57.80%
Design rights $300 k $400 k 75.00%
Fresh food processor $150 k $400 k 34.10%
Safety tag manufacturer $260 k $395 k 65.80%
Boarding kennels $55 k $980 k 14.50%
Produce merchant $300 k $380 k 78.90%
Power systems service $268 k $380 k 46.20%
Labour hire contractor $507 k $370 k 130.00%
Squash centre $52 k $360 k 14.40%
Auto parts distribution $180 k $350 k 51.40%
Labour hire $192 k $350 k 54.80%
Health food manufacturing $257 k $350 k 36.70%
Fresh food processor $100 k $350 k 28.60%
Safety sign manufacture $180 k $350 k 51.40%
Commercial bakery & pie vans $160 k $350 k 45.70%
Manufacturer cane furniture $240 k $340 k 46.20%
Landscaping supplies $250 k $325 k 55.55%
Cycle shop $300 k $326 k 49.60%
Produce barn $250 k $320 k 78.10%
Freehold plant nursery $35 k $310 k 10.60%
Machinery import agency $250 k $300 k 50.00%
Autoclave manufacture Not Disclosed $300 k Not Disclosed
Air cargo container repairs $187 k $300 k 58.30%
Fruit barn $200 k $280 k 71.40%
Industrial snacks $125 k $280 k 43.10%
Accounting practice $100 k $280 k 35.70%
Plastic wheel manufacturing Not Disclosed $375 k Not Disclosed
IP building components Not Disclosed $275 k Not Disclosed
Food processor $136 k $270 k 53.30%
Plastic moulder Not Disclosed $250 k Not Disclosed
Manufacture security screens $157 k $250 k 47.60%
Medical supplies distributor $235 k $250 k 47.00%
Machinery import agency $170 k $250 k 40.50%
Data cabling contractor $182 k $243 k 70.00%
Mfg aluminium windows/doors $198 k $240 k 68.20%
Capital equipment importer $170 k $240 k 63.00%
Coffee lounge $74 k $230 k 31.60%
LP gas agency $120 k $220 k 54.50%
Hire wedding decorations $50 k $210 k 25.00%
Service station $130 k $205 k 55.30%
Gemstone cut/polishing Not Disclosed $200 k Not Disclosed
Colour processing lab $122 k $200 k 61.00%
Export logistics $150 k $200 k 73.20%
Industrial snacks $150 k $195 k 75.00%
Suburban ISP $240 k $194 k 123.70%
Composting toilet manufacture $200 k $190 k 83.30%
Indust. matting distributor $129 k $185 k 52.60%
Printing $100 k $182 k 54.90%
Electronic security Not Disclosed $180 k Not Disclosed
Import agency surface coatings $142 k $180 k 50.70%
Spring manufacture $113 k $175 k 48.10%
Booking agency $150 k $175 k 85.70%
Vocational training college $120 k $160 k 75.00%
Salad bar $103 k $155 k 61.70%
Furniture removal $80 k $150 k 53.30%
Manufacturing Timber $140 k $150 k 33.30%
Manufacture steam autoclaves Not Disclosed $150 k Not Disclosed
Manufacturing industrial fasteners $300 k $150 k 33.30%
Residential rent roll $81 k $137 k 59.10%
Concrete additives manufacturing $113 k $130 k 86.90%
Sign manufacturer $389 k $840 k 46.30%
Security screens and blinds $76 k $125 k 53.10%
Food wholesaler $120 k $125 k 77.40%
Electrical manufacture $101 k $120 k 65.20%
Plastic binder manufacturer $50 k $120 k 38.50%
Data cabling contractor $78 k $120 k 65.00%
Traffic management $795 k $3 mil 26.50%
Polymer products manufacturing $72 k $108 k 66.60%
Service station $110 k $95 k 84.60%
Import Wholesale Fixings $72 k $95 k 75.00%
Waterfront cafe $60 k $92 k 61.20%
Business college $65 k $90 k 72.20%
Mobile food vans (2) $74 k $86 k 83.10%
Cleaning service $70 k $85 k 82.40%
Refrigerated road transport $965 k $2.7 mil 35.74%
LP gas agency $120 k $85 k 96.00%
Online text book supplier $130 k $330 k 39.30%
Food store $94 k $80 k 59.10%
Wholesale seafood $80 k $80 k 88.90%
Industrial and commercial fencing $355 k $550 k Not Disclosed
Commercial and domestic architectural lighting $2.1 mil $6 mil 35.20%
Scaffold hire $100 k $75 k Not Disclosed
Home tuition academy $50 k $65 k 76.90%
Online kitchen store $18 k $149 k 12.08%
Mercantile agency $76 k $63 k 120.60%
Composting toilet manufacturing $65 k $60 k 72.20%
French travel agent $75 k $60 k 125.00%
National. booking agency $80 k $55 k 145.40%
Personnel agency $159 k $50 k 318.00%
Service station $40 k $40 k 57.00%
Music store $35 k $125 k 53.80%
Steel Frame Manufacturer $300 k $770 k 38.97%
Inkjet printer ink importer distributor $205 k $0 k 51.20%
Not Disclosed Not Disclosed Not Disclosed
Totals: $126 mil $512.8 mil 28.00%
 
 
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