Investment Criteria

Business Owner Opportunities

At Core we have a deep appreciation for family and entrepreneur-owned businesses. We care about the customers, employees, and communities of the business we acquire. Fundamental to our success is a recognition of the importance of preserving what makes a company great and the reputation of the company you've built, and we are sensitive to how we handle ownership transactions.

If they choose, we encourage business owners to remain actively involved with managing their companies and maintain a meaningful ownership stake. Core provides strategic support throughout the entire partnership; we align naturally with management teams in executing your growth plans because we maintain a long-term interest in  building companies the "right way" and creating value. Additionally, Core provides each portfolio company a Board of Directors with a broad and diverse set of experiences who understand the challenges and opportunities facing entrepreneurial companies. We are committed to providing value-added expertise to our portfolio companies to drive success 

 in building companies the "right way" and creating value. Additionally, Core provides each portfolio company a Board of Directors with a broad and diverse set of experiences who understand the challenges and opportunities facing entrepreneurial companies. We are committed to providing value-added expertise to our portfolio companies to drive success

Connect with Us

Core is always seeking to partner with exceptional restoration dry cleaners, electronics restoration firms and pack out companies.

Please direct inquiries to customercare@corerestores.com

Investment Philosophy

Core is looking to acquire restoration dry cleaners, electronics restorers and pack out companies all over the U.S. Core has developed a disciplined investment focus designed to generate high returns for its Limited Partners, equity partners and debt providers. 

 

As part of our greater vision, Core's leadership team is focused on the three pillars of our success:

  1. Organic growth: through the addition of new locations and growth of field and inside sales teams.

  2. Margin Improvement: through lean six sigma practices adopted from top manufacturing companies.

  3. Acquisitions: through targeted acquisitions of leading pack out, textile and electronic companies throughout the United States.

Strategic Focus

As we evaluate an opportunity, Core develops a growth and operations strategy prior to close. We leverage our proven track record of success and our extensive network of operating partners to hit the ground running and drive value within each investment.

Investment Criteria

  • Stable Cash Flows

  • Proven Profitability

  • Founder of family-owned businesses

  • Management teams needing additional capital and expertise

  • Independent operators & franchisees

Market Focus

  • Revenues of $2-10 Million

  • EBITDA of $500,000 - $3 Million

This segment of the market offers a niche investment area for Core and allows us to focus on the niche industries of contents restoration, pack out companies, textile restoration firms and electronics restoration firms where we maintain a competitive advantage.

Target Industries

  • Textile Restorers & Dry Cleaners specializing in fire & water damage restoration for insurance carrier clients

  • Electronics Restoration Companies specializing in fire & water damage restoration for insurance carrier clients

  • Pack Out & Contents Restoration Companies specializing in fire & water damage restoration for insurance carrier clients

Transaction Type

  • Majority Control

  • Opportunity for added value

  • Optimized capital structure

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