Manufacturer of bespoke furniture products - selling to shopping mallsGive me more information
Fully describe the business's activities?
Their products include litter bins, benches, smoking bins, planters, and other items.
All furniture is manufactured using premium materials to ensure durability, minimal maintenance, and long-lasting appeal.
Over the past 15 years, their factory has manufactured furniture for leading shopping malls across South Africa.
How does the business operate on a daily basis?
On acceptance of the quote, the furniture is manufactured and delivered within 25 working days.
The factory manager takes care of all the work in the factory and two representatives contact customers on a regular basis. The owner manages all business activities from a separate office.
What Advertising/Marketing is carried out?
Word of Mouth
Face to Face appointments
What competition exists?
How could the profitability of the business be improved?
Consolidating admin office with factory.
Better management of steel purchases.
A huge jump in profit is possible by purchasing new machines and by cutting out the outsourcing.
Give a breakdown of staff/ functions/ length of service?
Sales reps - help clients decide on product
Management - Current owner - helps with management between Sales reps and the factory after the order is placed.
Factory manager - Makes sure the workers manufacture the product on time and that the quality is perfect.
Sales reps arrange for final payment and delivery
Most of the staff has been with the business for 10 years or more.
How involved is the Owner in running the business?
He spends about 3 hours (remotely - phone calls and emails) of his day attending to the business.
When does the current lease end?
What are the trading hours?
Showroom and Office -Monday - Friday 08h00-16h00
What are the main assets of the business?
Various smaller machines
The Intellectual Property is vested in the drawings and designs of the variousunits manufactured by the business
A very good name in this industry.
A big range of tried and tested products sold all over the country.
Excellent and loyal client base.
Very good service.
Perhaps acquiring a factory building.
Various markets available.
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