Our clients - Alison Lessmann

I ALWAYS KNEW I WOULD SELL UP ONE DAY

Thinking of selling? Alison says her main advice to anyone thinking of selling their business is not to be put off by the initial costs involved. “Don’t look at the initial figure negatively, but look at what it will unlock for you,” she says. “I was able to continue to work in my business to pay that cheque while BCMS got on and did the sale work for me. “I found the whole process quite painless, so thank you BCMS.”

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Fact file

COMPANY NAME: EN ROUTE INTERNATIONAL

LOCATION: WINDSOR, UK

FOUNDED: 2002

BUSINESS ACTIVITY: FOOD SERVICE MANUFACTURER

ANNUAL SALES: £14M (2012)

SOLD: MAY 2012

REASON FOR SALE: PLANNED EXIT

ACQUIRER  EMIRATES GROUP

February 2012
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Take 10 minutes to get up to speed with the world of business sales. Our special edition of iDEAL magazine features a sector update on the live events industry, tips and advice from business owners who have grown and sold their company, plus charts and graphs to illustrate the latest trends.

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