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  • Carpet & Flooring

    Endless LLP was delighted to support the carve-out of SIG plc’s Carpet and Flooring business (“C&F”) in March 2017.  C&F is one of the UK’s leading flooring distributors, serving customers from 12 sites across England, Scotland and Wales. The newly formed company will now trade as Carpet and Flooring (Trading) Limited following its separation from SIG.

    C&F was established in 1992 and has grown into one of the largest distributors of floor covering products – stocking and distributing products from Europe’s leading flooring manufacturers.  With turnover of £100 million, the business employs more than 380 people across its national branch network including its distribution centre in Redditch, in the Midlands.

  • Kennelpak Limited

    In July 2017, our SME fund Enact acquired Kennelpak Limited from its family owners. Kennelpak is a wholesale supplier of own brand and third party branded pet food and associated pet products, with its own retail chain under the “Kennelgate” brand. The business is headquartered in Nottingham, England and employees 275 permanent and temporary staff. In the year ended March 2017 the business was profitable from sales of over £23 million.

    Established in 1974, Kennelpak retails a selection of pet food, pet accessories and toys amongst other products for dogs, cats, birds, aquatics, reptiles, horses and home farming.  Additional services also include grooming, local training, nutritional advice and licensed medication

     

  • Bright Blue Foods

    BBF is the largest own label cake manufacturer in the UK with turnover of over £160 million. It trades from four sites in the UK and one in Poland and employs over 2,000 people. The business delivers ‘best in class’ operational performance across a broad range of production capabilities including mince pies, fruit tarts, swiss rolls, celebration cakes and chilled desserts.

    The initial investment in BBF by Endless happened in September 2015 and we were delighted to be joined by new CEO, Jonathan Lill, a few months later. The initial investment plan included a significant capital investment in the manufacturing sites in both the UK and Poland, best-in-class operational enhancements and a focus on new product development.  Following the delivery of the initial plan, our attention turned to bolt-on opportunities.


     

  • Sewtec Automation

    In August 2017, Endless completed the management buy-out of Sewtec Automation, now one of the UK’s fastest growing and successful bespoke robotics specialists.

    Sewtec designs and manufactures complex industrial automation systems for global blue-chip clients in the pharmaceutical, personal care, pet care, food and beverage and tobacco industries.

    More than 85 per cent of its sales are exports, with clients including Nestlé, Procter & Gamble, Imperial Tobacco, Tata Global Beverages and Hershey.