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Metal Fabricator & Industrial Field Services
$ Undisclosed
$ 8,202,129
$ 1,321,915

This 30 year old company caters to large industrial manufacturing plants and provides on-site field services like millwright, welding, fabrication, machining, etc. Another 40% of their work is fabricated at their 45,000 SF manufacturing facility which allows for large fabrication as they have 30 ton overhead crane capacity. There is a large fleet of vehicles the employees use for getting to job sites including Steel Mills, Power Plants, Paper Mills, Mining/Cement Mills and other general industry. 60% of their business is done with their top 6 customers with the two largest accounting for just 14% of sales each. They can work on special designed equipment, re-design or provide a complete set "As Built" drawings.

Sales in 2018 were $9,272,801 with over $1,500,000 of adjusted earnings. Sales in 2019 and 2017 were $8.2 Million with adjusted earnings of just over $1 Million each year. There are a total of 45 employees all of which have strong skill sets. The owner is ready to retire but will provide a long training and transition period for a buyer.

There is no formal asking price but the owner hopes to get close to a 4.5 to 5 multiple on the business. There is also a preference to sell the real estate.

Turn-Key Flatwork Concrete Specialist
Contractor Concrete
North Carolina
$ 1,200,000
$ 1,500,000
$ 400,000

  Seller is an accomplished Field Supervisor professional – and he will stay on for a 1 to 2-year transition period. Buyers with a Construction background are preferred but strong Business Management expertise is essential. This Contractor has sales of about $1.5m per year and a Seller's Discretionary Earnings of $400,000. Over the past 16 years this business has developed a solid commercial customer base with large General Contractors, Building Management companies as well as Real Estate Developers. This core customer group represents a high percentage of the sales: generally on projects of 2-3 months. This business has no debt, A+ collections, good margins and generated a sales increase through every year of the recession. With a solid base this is a recession-proof offering with a vast upside by concentrating on their cast-in-place niche: sidewalk, floor, parking lot and foundation contract work.

Profitable Optometric Practice-Proven Track Record
Medical MD Practice
Mongtomery County
$ 325,000
$ 350,000

Second fully-equipped examining room ready and waiting for energetic professional ready to double the patient capacity for this already prosperous and well-established eyecare provider. Percentage of ownership and terms open for discussion.

Known for outstanding professionalism over many years, this one-optometrist practice emphasizes a medical model with full-service optical dispensing. The Seller/optometrist will stay on for an extended period of time. This patient-friendly facility is fully computerized with the latest in high-tech equipment. An experienced staff assists the optometrist with all phases of testing and billing, as well as all pre-exam and specialty testing. This group is known for its expertise in diagnosis and treatment of anterior segment diseases and glaucoma as well as corneal dystrophies and refractive irregularities with scleral contact lenses. Their niche competency is treating Keratoconus.

A collection of soft contact lens with two fitting sets is representative of all the major manufacturers, with standard and exotic designs. They also offer a selection of over 600 eyeglass frames. Patient hours are consolidated into four days with two longer-hour days. All insurances (including Unions) accepted.

Located in a desirable suburban city near a Metro area, this practice has become a vital resource for local and nearby communities. The facility is a converted home in a comfortable residential neighborhood only a couple blocks from town center. The practice occupies the main floor with two fully-equipped examining rooms including corneal topographer and keratometer.

Seller’s very desirable Real Estate at FMV of $375,000 can be available as well. With two upper-level rental contracts in place, this is a cost-efficient acquisition.

Lake Norman HVAC Service Company
Contractor A/C & Htg
Lake Norman
$ 450,000
$ 1,000,000
$ 200,000

Just listed, on booming Lake Norman NC, a 22 year old, debt free, Heating and Air Conditioning Company with a Cash Flow in the $175K—$200K range and gross profits margins of 25%--30%. Asking Price is only $495K. The company's revenue has averaged 1 Million dollars the past several years, and it comes from being 95% service, replacement, retrofitting, preventive maintenance, and only 5% light commercial and new construction. It has 2000 K customers in its database with a very high approval—inspection ratio.   The company has experienced steady growth the past several years with little or no advertising. Included in the sale are assets of vans, trucks, and trailers. The seller is wanting to make a career change after being in the HVAC business all his life. The company has an excellent reputation in the Lake Norman community of quality work at a fair price. The business provides an excellent investment opportunity with unlimited growth potential for the right individual.   The seller will remain in the business for up to three months during the transition period and will also provide some owner financing on a buyer for buyer basis. The seller will consider all reasonable and fair offers. Please contact Buddy Guin for additional information at bguin@sunbeltbrokers.biz Cell #; 704-827-4448. Office #; 704-644-1144.

Certified Service Towing Center - Tallahassee Area
Towing Service
$ 660,000
$ 858,581
$ 220,775

This tow service company has been established 7 years and mostly services the outskirts of the Tallahassee area and the I-10 corridor heading eastbound. Their fleet of 8 trucks include 2 heavy duty, 3 rollbacks, 2 service trucks and 1 self loader. There are 5 drivers and 1 dispatcher who can also drive. Bookkeeping and Repairs are sourced as outside services. The owner is a CPA and lives over 1,000 miles away and the business could use some more guidance not having a hands-on owner. They have digital dispatch software and are tied into AAA, Allstate, Road America and a few other entities for service calls.

Charlotte Metro Auto Repair Shop
Auto General Repair
Charlotte Metro
$ 800,000
$ 1,033,886
$ 220,326

Over 28 Years in Business. Extremely Profitable and Highly Established. 6 Bays, 6 Lifts. 6,000 SF Building and Extra Land available for Sale, valued at $800K. Plenty of Room to Expand. Seller Retiring is Reason For Sale. Please contact Bob Schwartz @704.644.1149 or bobs@sunbeltbrokers.biz

Custom Truck Body Manufacturer with Real Estate
Mfg-Automotive Prod
Palm Coast
$ 1,500,000
$ 900,000
$ 350,000

This Florida Company is a full custom truck body manufacturer that has been established for over 30 years. Work includes, new flat/dump beds, van & body repairs, utility body repairs, tractor trailer repair, floor repairs, welding, undercarriage work, frame modifications, body swaps, hitches, lift gate repairs, DOT inspection, insurance quotes, commercial body restorations, refrigerated body repairs, color changes - painting, hood, bumper & fender repairs,, electrical repairs, etc. 

There are 10 full time employees and 1 part time. Labor is $65/hr for fabrication and $75/hr for painting. There is a 53 ft paint booth and about 250 existing customers. Average ticket price is about $2,000 but depends on the job. 

The owner has owned it many years and has something else he would like to do at this time. Their facility includes 6 work bays. The owner owns the real estate personally and is only interested in selling the business and real estate together for $1,500,000 ($750k each). 

This business is ideal for someone already familiar with custom truck body fabrication or a commercial trucking firm or a paint & body company.

Machinery & Replacement Parts Manufacturer
$ 4,500,000
$ 6,000,000
$ 948,000

This company has been established for well over 50 years. They have an excellent reputation for building custom equipment and general machining needs. Some products include bag machines, carpet manufacturing equipment and textile products, but numerous industries are served.

The owner is in his 80's and is ready to retire. He has a strong staff of employees many of which are cross trained so there is always more than one employee to do any particular job. There is a skilled engineer and draftsman on staff and most employees have been with the company long term. Average production labor runs $17 per hour.

Business is very strong right now and some overtime is being run but the operation functions on one shift. Projected 2019 sales of $6 Million with $1 Million or more in adjusted earnings - same as reported in 2016 and 2017. Straight forward financials.

Seller is a mechanical engineer and will offer adequate training and transition period despite his age as he is in good health. Principals Only - No Brokers, No Buyer Reps - No Exceptions.

Two Edible Arrangement Stores - Price Reduced
Dessert Restaurant
Charlotte Metro
$ 425,000
$ 910,725
$ 226,472

Here is your wonderful opportunity to purchase two well established Edible Arrangement franchises in proven and very fast-growing locations in Charlotte Metro Area. Priced less than the cost to start a new location. Turn-key for you - steady sales, loyal staff and great locations.

For almost 20 years, Edible Arrangements franchise has been known for bringing fresh fruit treats and gift items to customers everywhere. With an expanded business model and over 1200 stores, this brand is well positioned for continued growth.

These stores create unique fresh fruit arrangements and gift boxes of chocolate dipped fruit for any occasion. Very popular for special occasions, corporate gifts, or for anyone who desires fresh, healthy and tasty treats. Customers conveniently order in-store, online or by phone. Nationally recognized, Franchise 500 chose Edible as a "Best of the Best" franchise in 2017.

Employees in place at both locations. These two stores are fully staffed with well- trained employees.
Locations include over $245,000 of equipment (purchase price) to produce all the signature arrangements Edible is known for.
One of the two stores was recently upgraded to offer smoothies, frozen yogurt, and other treats, joining the trend, increasing traffic and sales.

Both the stores were recently upgraded with latest corporate branding and equipment for the store fronts. Up to date Computer Equipment. Brand new delivery Van for one store.

Strong foundation for new owner to learn the operation through a combination of Edible Arrangement corporate franchisee training and field support, coupled with transitional support from current owner. One of the current owners dedicates 10-15 hours per week overseeing the operations. Reason for Selling: Owners have full-time jobs and multiple business ventures. Please contact Bob Schwartz at 704.644.1149 or bobs@sunbeltbrokers.biz.

Custom Cabinet Shop in Booming Charlotte Area
Contractor Cabinets
Charlotte/Lake Norman
$ 495,000
$ 665,000
$ 150,000

Just listed in Charlotte/Lake Norman Area a cabinet shop that specializes in making custom design interior and exterior cabinets for both residential homes and commercial businesses. It also does renovations like cabinet refacing & granite counter tops. The shop employees 6 full time and 2 part time very skilled and experience craftsmen’s who take pride in their work.

With the building boom and this geographical area of the country, it has been experiencing strong growth over the last several years with very high profit margins. The business has a database of 15,000. Included in the sale is approximately $100,000 in equipment and inventory.

The company has been run with highest integrity by its owner and the employees. The business provides an excellent investment opportunity with unlimited growth potential. The seller is willing to do some owner financing in the 20- 25% range on a buyer for buyer basis. The seller will remain in the business for a transition period of 3 months. The seller is receptive to all fair and reasonable offers.

Full Service Charlotte Area Masonry Company
Contractor Masonry
Charlotte Area
$ 3,500,000
$ 4,100,000
$ 1,000,000

The business for sale is a full service masonry company laying block & brick. This is a nonunion shop. Serving the Charlotte and surrounding areas for 27 years the owner operator has been a part of many various projects throughout the years. Including several schools, hospitals, and other commercial projects within the area. They only hire skilled masons; provide their team with the resources necessary to complete each project in a professional and timely manner; and utilize their many years in the business to find creative and progressive ways to complete difficult projects. They will build each project to the exact specifications of the Architect and General Contractor and will not leave a project until the Owner is completely satisfied. Their goal is a satisfied customer who will return to them time and again for their masonry needs. There will always be a need for Mason and masonry work. Competition is low, profits, can be high.

Medical Industry - Sales & Marketing Software Comp
Database Sales
$ Undisclosed
$ 312,179

This company has developed software used in the medical field and is in need of a financial partner to help take it to the next level. They currently have revenues in excess of $300,000 but have barely scratched the surface. They have a preference to sell a majority or minority interest in the company to a buyer that is already in software and hopefully knows the medical industry that can assist financially with working capital to grow the company to over $20 Million in revenue. The software product features include working with customer relationship management, lead management, email marketing, HIPAA Complaint Forms, OnLine Education. More details can be provided once a Confidentiality Agreement has been executed. This company does have positive cash flow.

Material Handling Equipment Manufacturing company
Auto Customizing
$ Undisclosed
$ 1,367,000

This company manufacturers custom equipment for large industrial manufacturers. Many of the products are battery powered material handling related equipment for industries like automotive and other large industrial manufacturers. There business has several engineers who work with the customers engineering departments to make the products. This company sees itself as a solutions provider to his customers needs. Many of the products developed over the years could be marketed to other industries, but the owner of this business is a typical engineer - Very good at designing and building equipment but not very good at sales and marketing. He is now at retirement age and is looking for a buyer with a strong background in electrical or mechanical engineering and hopefully has some sales skills as well. The owner is willing to train as necessary. The company is debt free and there is no mortgage on the real estate with a FMV of approximately $500,000 (18,000 SF on 5 acres in an industrial park). The company has a fiscal year ending March 31st. Sales for the year ended 3/31/19 were approximately $1.4 Million which is a typical year. 2015 had sales of $3 Million and there are some big jobs that look promising which could result in another $3 Million year forth coming. There is no formal asking price and the Seller has an open mind to price and terms for the right buyer. He is sincere about selling and wants to step away from the business but can be retained for consulting as needed.

Established Industrial Services & Maintenance Comp
United States
$ 2,700,000
$ 5,500,000
$ 5,500,000

This 30 year old company provides on site plant services including construction & maintenance, metal fabrication, welding, electrical, pipe fitting, plumbing, HVAC and Millwright Contracting. They are very well known for moving and setting up equipment for commercial, industrial and institutional facilities mostly in the Carolinas. Work is performed under fixed pricing contracts as well as cost plus. Some customers have been with the company for decades. Very loyal base of skilled employees. The founder/owner is looking to retire. Revenues have ranged from $5 Million to $9 Million. No other information can be provided until a Confidentiality Agreement is procured.


Machining & Fabricator with ISO & AS Qualification
Mfg-Machine Shop
$ 10,000,000
$ 1
$ 1

The owner of this business is looking for the right company to merge with. The owner is elderly and has several second generation family members in the business that want to continue working for a new owner. The Seller is focused on finding a Buyer with the right culture and mix of business and can utilize their $5 Million facility comprised of about 80,000 SF total with tall ceilings and heavy cranes.

The facility is under utilized and has about $2M in machining and $2M in fabrication work now, but have peaked as hi as $13M a decade ago. Industries served include Aerospace, Medical, Military, Transportation, Commercial, etc. The customer base has a wide mix and does not rely on a major customer. However, more sales need to be brought into the company. They have very hi end equipment (Mazak, Mori Seike, Okuma, HAAS) including 9 axis capability, large CNC's, (Trumpf) laser cutting, plasma, welding, assembly. Seller wishes to review info on the Buyer's Company prior to identifying them as they wish to remain confidential until they determine there may be a fit.

There is no formal asking price but the Seller prefers to sell the business and real estate together and is likely to be in the $10 Million range for a deal. Principals Only, No Brokers, No Financial Buyers, No Exceptions - Strategic Buyers Only Please.

North Florida Sign Manufacturer & Installation Com
North Florida
$ 2,500,000
$ 4,000,000
$ 4,000,000

This sign company is the largest in the area serving its North Florida market. They have been in business for over 20 years and the owner is looking to retire, but is receptive to a year or two in transition with a buyer. They have a state of the art facility that was recently appraised for $1.5 Million with 37,000 SF and room to grow.

Their equipment is top notch including 2 CNC Multi-Cam Routers, EFR Printer and numerous Elliott trucks most of which are fairly new. Customers vary including chain restaurants, banks, gas stations, etc. They have a very skilled staff with over 30 employees.

The business is priced at $2.5 Million and the owner prefers to sell the real estate with the business (total asking price $3,990,000)

Structural Steel Ornamental Metal Manufacturer
Mfg-Metal Products
Fort Lauderdale
$ Undisclosed
$ 1,800,000
$ 250,000

This Fort Lauderdale Company has been established about 20 years. The owner is looking to retire and will provide a long transition period for a buyer. They have a small 7,000 Mfg space in South Florida with much of their work being in the Miami area. They have 4 trucks for installations and a total of about 15 employees. Work varies between structural steel for commercial work or hi end homes, metal stairwells, ornamental iron railings, custom fab, etc.

There is no formal asking price at this time but the owner is sincere in selling.

Trucking Company, Traveling between NC & Florida
Freight Company
$ 350,000
$ 2,482,408
$ 2,482,408

This company has 14 drivers that run routes to and from North Carolina and Florida some of which is refrigerated and some non-refrigerated. The owner owns another business and wants to spend more time with his family which is the reason for sale. The trucks and trailers are optional with the purchase of the business totaling about $1 Million in trucks and trailers. The company utilizes independent contracts as drivers, many of which have extensive trucking experience - all drivers receive 1099's.

Manufacturer & Designer of Fine Plaques
$ 479,000
$ 237,158
$ 104,506

This company manufactures Plaques mostly, some window decals and other miscellaneous items. There is a minimum order of 100 units for any order. Wood products tend to be the most expensive. Primary customers include Chamber of Commerce’s, Trade Association & Affiliates or The Better Business Bureau. Note: There is a lot of repeat orders and many word of mouth referrals.

Business is located in approximately 8,000 SF of manufacturing space and office. The real estate has an estimated fair market value of approximately $300,000 but there is no formal appraisal. It is in a prime commercial area close to downtown Franklin and consists of 2 stories. The upper level is street accessible with a loading dock. The lower level also has a loading dock.

The owners have not pushed sales much in their older age. Hopefully this will show the potential for this business.

Charlotte Metro Auto Racing Parts Manufacturer
Mfg-Auto Accessories
Charlotte Metro
$ 995,000
$ 1,043,849
$ 300,133

  • Over 40 Years In Business

  • Highly Profitable

  • Produces variety of Parts for Racing Industry

  • Strong reputation for innovative and quality products

  • Loyal customer base with large amount of repeat business

  • Top ten customers generate 50% of annual revenue. Top twenty generate 68%

Company Strengths:

  • Limited competition for the products

  • Competitive pricing and fast turn-around time have made them the market leader in the USA

  • Geographically located in the heart of racing territory

  • Established network of over 60 dealers located nationwide

  • Web and social media presence for marketing

Growth Opportunities:

  • Expand existing and add complimentary motorsports product lines. Some of which are already in development

  • Expand sales to strong overseas motorsports markets

  • Increase promotional efforts at industry trade shows, races and related events

  • Increase production capacity with additional machinery or automated equipment and additional shift work

Please Contact Bob Schwartz @704.644.1149 or bobs@sunbeltbrokers.biz. for further information.

Profitable Niche Aerospace Parts Manufacturer
Mfg-Aircraft Product
North Carolina
$ 4,000,000
$ 2,200,000
$ 2,200,000

This 20 year old niche manufacturer is located in the Carolinas (exact location after NDA). They have a heavy emphasis on CNC and CAD to design, build, inspect parts, tooling and fixtures. All low volume - time critical parts with very high margins.

Operation supports customers in aerospace, automotive and product development. Small staff of 10 working just one shift with a lot of additional capacity in their 10,000 SF facility. Plans in place for additional 10,000 SF on site. Modern shop with 3, 4 and 5 axis machines. The machines, computers and software have all been kept up to date and are in good working order.

Consistent profitability with approximately $1.4 Million average cash flow as shown on the tax returns. The owner is looking to retire but will provide for a 6 to 12 month transition. The owner owns the real estate and will sell it or lease it. Buyer should have strong background in estimating.

No additional information will be provided until interested parties have submitted a Confidentiality Agreement and other documents to the listing broker, Bill Law. Principals Only, No Brokers or Buyer Reps - No exceptions.

North Carolina Long Haul Trucking Company
Freight Company
Central North Carolina
$ 1,500,000
$ 2,834,477
$ 2,834,477

This family run business, is well established and is 48 years old, located in central North Carolina is a special niche trucking firm. Specializing in but not limited to furniture hauling and dry van services. It is considered long haul. It consists of 12 drivers, there are no teams. They have 11 tractors and 49 trailers of which nine are refrigeration.  All rolling stock is paid for in full. With overhauls being as old as November of 2011 to newest late July of 2019. The trucks average about 150,000 miles per year or so. The Trucking company runs from North Carolina all the way to California. The family has it priced to sell and they are motivated. There are photos of the yard and trucks & trailers, only after all paperwork is filed with our office.


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