• Mint Velvet
  • Sofa
  • Explore Learning
  • Sweat Betty
  • SJD Accountancy and Nixon Williams
  • Damart acquires Coopers of Stortford
  • Clipper Logistics
  • Dalepak
  • Long Tall Sally
  • Ted Baker
  • APCER
  • Virgin Wines
  • ASOS
  • EAT
  • Wex Photographic
  • Charles Tyrwhitt
  • The Real Greek
  • Office
  • Whistles
  • Hobbycraft
  • Paperchase
  • Dune Group
  • Boden
  • Crew Clothing
  • Getting Personal
  • ASOS
  • QD Group
  • Mountain Warehouse
  • Reader's Digest
  • Blackwells
  • Rubicon Retail
  • Field & Trek
  • Yumi
  • Thornton's
  • Icon
  • Sofa.com
  • Quba
  • Focus DIY
  • De Witt
  • Baker Ross
  • Polarn o'Pyret
  • Rohan
  • Elvi
  • Ilva
  • Faith Shoes
  • TJ Hughes
  • Ethel Austin
  • Fly 53
  • The Pier
  • MK ONE
  • MGMS International
  • Blooming Marvellous
  • Powerhouse
  • Extreme Shops
  • Traesko

Field & Trek

  • £14 million turnover multi-channel retailer of outdoor clothing and accessories
  • Sale of family owned business to trade
  • Sports Direct International plc acquired in £7.5 million deal

Argyll Partners acted as lead advisor to the vendors. The business was making a small loss and was significantly cash constrained, but had a loyal customer base.

Deal highlights:

  • Strategically planned sale process to three preferred trade acquirors
  • Sold 60% of the equity to SDI for £5 million with put options on the balance
  • Substantially exceeded vendors price expectations

www.fieldandtrek.com