(SOLD!) Light Manufacturing & Distribution Business KS2641-AL: Asking $2,200,000

With a gross margin consistently nearing 50%, a manager in place, and a simple business model, this is an attractive acquisition prospect for either an owner/operator or a company in search of expansion opportunities. This company assembles, packages, and distributes consumer products that are sold to mass merchandise and hardware retailers.

Vendor relationships with major retailers are well-established, and this business would be a good strategic acquisition candidate for a company that could benefit from these connections or that has other synergistic retail distribution channels.

(SOLD!) Northeast Oklahoma Excavation Contractor KS2595-MF: Asking $1,775,000

This commercial and residential excavation contractor specializes in underground utilities, building pads, roadways, site clearing and trucking, and features a wide range of services including grade and drain, water and sewer lines, and directional boring.

The only license needed is a DEQ water and wastewater license. The company currently operates exclusively in the state of Oklahoma and has an ongoing municipal contract with the largest water district in Oklahoma. In 2016 the company signed an AT&T contract for boring work that will generate approximately $9,000 in monthly revenue.

Sale price includes $1.1 million in equipment value, strong revenue and cash flow.  3,000 square foot building can be purchased for $180,000 – $200,000 based on appraised value.

(SOLD!) Education Services Business KS2659-JC: Asking $1,750,000

This Johnson County based operation is a multi location, personal tutoring national franchise business that caters to students between kindergarten and twelfth grade in reading, math, writing, homework help, study skills, state test prep and college prep. It includes 6 locations with a solid management team in place at each location. Current owner is not a teacher. The business also includes a business that provides supplemental education service along with a computerized testing center.

Seller states gross revenue for 2017 is projected at $3.1MM and owner cash flow is projected to exceed $550,000.

Best suited to a hands on, financial buyer, the Company is well-positioned to provide the successful acquirer with an opportunity to build on the operational and financial stability created by the current ownership through increased student enrollment and expanded contracts with non-profits and school districts.

Ideal financial buyers include an involved owner or ownership team that has:
•Sales-oriented professionals with experience in managing non-sales oriented professionals
•Experienced professionals with demonstrated ability to operate and manage multiple facilities in a team environment and a focus on sales and service;
•An educator with a background in business and sales including knowledge of customer service, team management and motivation.
•Experienced professional with service industry experience

(SOLD!) Residential Care Facility KS2657-JL: Asking $440,000

This well-established Residential Care Facility located in Central Kansas is licensed for 41 beds with present occupancy at 97%.  This facility has its own kitchen where all meals are prepared, large dining room, complete dish room setup for cleaning and sanitizing, and laundry area for all linens and towels to be cleaned.  The managing operator is an LPN who handles personnel matters and scheduling as well as issuing medication, tracking regulations for state requirements and assisting with the menu.

(SOLD!) Wildly Successful JoCo BBQ Restaurant KS2671-AL: Asking $395,000

Each year is better than the last for this very profitable Johnson County barbeque restaurant. Rave reviews and signature offerings keep customers coming back for more. Owner said, “I’m tired. Price it for a quick sale.” Someone is about to get a heckuva deal. Let it be you.

(SOLD!) KC Metro Liquor Store KS2669-DH: Asking $250,000

Great Kansas liquor store in the KC Metro with over 50 years of history with a consistent and thirsty customer base. Plenty of room for growth with adjusting product selection and improving margins. Owner does not operate the store full time and is ready to retire.

(SOLD!) Midwest Machine Shop KS2543-JC: Asking $13,870,000


This machine shop is centrally located in the Midwest. Established in 1984, the company specializes in the design, engineering, and machining everything from micro parts to 17,000 pound forgings.

Most machine shops can work on up to 10 inch stock, nothing larger, as they cannot, or are unwilling to purchase the machinery to work on larger items. This shop can handle up to 64 inch diameter stock which sets it far apart from others. This large stock capacity, coupled with post production dip coating and non destructive testing give the seller better control of shipping cost, production timelines and margin, making this a unique opportunity with no competition from overseas markets.

Services include computer numerical control (“CNC”) turning, CNC milling, CNC sawing, welding fabrication, non-destructive testing, and surface treatments. The company offers a variety of services including:

-product design of discrete components, subassemblies, mechanisms, and/or full product assemblies and integration, including comprehensive 3D modeling and CAD services

-high-quality manufacturing of customer or in-house designs

-post-production and secondary services

(SOLD!) For-Profit Education Business KS2551-DH: Asking $6,000,000

This school caters to students seeking licensing in cosmetology, esthetics, manicuring, as well as teaching certifications. In operation for over 25 years in the Central US, the school continues to grow in this demanding market. The owner has no experience in cosmetology or any associated field. The owner handles paperwork, simple bookkeeping tasks, hours and grades, and other general administrative duties. Management is in place and employees are expected to stay in place business as usual. Owner is ready to retire.

(SOLD!) Midwest Fastener Distributor KS2516-SS: Asking $5,900,000


Growing  fastener distributor located in the Midwest. This business has a great cash flow, a solid reputation and is known for excellent service. They supply fastening solutions for construction and industrial needs. Their customer base includes General Contractors, Electrical and Plumbing Contractors, Sheet Metal Industry, Industrial, Manufacturing and others. Square footage and rent amounts are combined for two locations.

(SOLD!) Tow Company 2634-PT: Asking $4,000,000

60% of revenues are attributable to commercial services of heavy hauling of construction equipment, large trucks and shipping containers. Cold call passenger car towing accounts for only 20% of revenues.

Day-to-day operations are currently managed by two key employees; an operations manager and an administrative assistant. The new owner would need to assume general management responsibilities and supplement the bookkeeping/accounting activities.

The service fleet is quite new. It is estimated that the fleet can be kept current with judicious trade-ins and annual investments of < $100K per year for the next several years. No one account amounts to more than 5% of the gross revenues, and the top 30 accounts represent ~30% of revenues.