The owners of a world-class manufacturer of anchors with a great brand name in the global anchor industry decided to sell their company with CFIE. This offering presents an opportunity to an industry investor for significant potential to solidify their current market position, bolster category range and integrate existing branded equipment on new builds ahead of competitors. The company is strong and growing but is faced with capital growth requirements and supply chain challenges, which mean the vendors are looking for options with the help of CFIE.
The anchor manufacturer for sale comprises virtually of two companies, one focused on anchors and second on deployment systems. The company enjoys extremely good customer relationships with the most respected retailers, boat-builders and superyacht yards globally. The range includes highly respected and extensive lists of patented products with multiple/extensive class approvals and significant barriers to entry.
The company was founded in the 70s, by a family yacht professional, since then, its anchor range became a truly worldwide product - available globally through its expert distribution network.
The company has a stable revenue in the recent years. Also, the company has started to realize significant margin growth as the result of an intensive R&D programme and profit reinvestment over the last years. The company is not in a significant debt. In recent years, the company had positive cash flow, with a profit of 300-500K EUR.
One of the current owners is happy to stay and assist new ownership, as co-owner or employee, as required. The owners would welcome a global business partner to realize the brand’s potential.
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The company’s first specialization is the retail and OEM manufacturing of anchors. The company his a recognized performance brand leader in retail boatbuilder market. The company is innovative and continues to develop new anchoring solutions for the retail market.
The company also serves the superyacht industry. The company is focused on design, innovation, and manufacture of superyacht anchors with a number of approved anchor designs on the market. The range of customers includes prominent manufacturers from Europe and the world.
Apart from anchor manufacturing, the company also specializes in the custom design and fabrication of anchor deployment systems, polished stainless steel deck equipment, and anchoring accessories. Deployment systems are also supplied to superyacht industry.
The company does not have fixed geographical assets and no long-term lease and is portable if the investor could offer any cooperative manufacturing. An extensive set of detailed product build manuals, drawings and documentation are set up to move all retail anchor production to a buyer’s location.
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