Largest Textile Business in Scotland

  • Leasehold
  • Huge Potential
  • Unique Opportunity
  • Excellent Client Base
  • All Fixtures and Fittings Included
  • Highly Rated
  • Established Business
  • Proof of Funds Required


Business Description:


Silk Letting Ltd is delighted to welcome to the market one of the oldest and largest textile businesses in Scotland that have earned a great reputation.


This unique business has been established since 1974 and boosts the largest design library in the UK and a client list that includes the Royal Family as well as international clients.


With over 47 years of experience, the current owner is looking for somebody who would want to continue the legacy that has been established and who would want to carry the business on and take it to the next level.


The business has a fully functional user-friendly website that is used for online orders and displays the products available reaching nationwide customers along with local returning customers. The business also has guaranteed contract work each year which the current owner is happy to transfer to any new owner and is happy to do a handover period of the business for any new owner to show how to use the machines etc.


The business uses the latest in computerised machinery offering a full embroidery service that can be applied to jackets, PPE workwear, bags, corporate clothing, sportswear and a fully comprehensive corporate gift collection that can be personalised with your corporate message using the latest computerised machinery. A selection of business gifts available are:


Writing instruments

Desk and office accessories

Executive gifts

Leisure and lifestyle equipment

Calendars and diaries


Location and Amenities:

Located in a busy industrial estate in Aberdeen and close to the A944 this business is in a prime location and close to a residential area. With free onsite parking for both staff and customers and surrounded by local amenities.


Growth Potential:

This business is a fantastic investment opportunity for any new owner to continue to build on the solid foundations of an already established and successful business and to take it to the next level.


The business currently has a social media following via Facebook this could be increased to include Instagram and used to showcase products available and market any offers to reach a lot of new potential customers.


Financial Profile:

Tenure: Leasehold – Owns property only.


There are currently 4 years left on the lease. The landlord is happy to make a new lease with the new owner.


Turnover is available upon request.



The business is situated in spacious premises meaning there is plenty of room for equipment and stock offering the new owner all the facilities and space needed to run the business to its full potential.



The property is fully alarmed.


Fixtures, and Fittings:

The sale of the business includes 30 machines and lots of stock as well all fixtures and fittings needed meaning it is fully equipped and ready for any new owner to take over. A full list of assets is available upon request.



The business currently operates with 7 staff members, 6 are happy to continue their employment under new ownership. The current owner is happy to provide a handover period or be rehired in another role to show the ropes on how to use the machines.


This is a turn the key opportunity for any new owner looking to purchase an already existing business with the potential for further growth. The business is currently open:


Monday to Friday 9 am – 5 pm


Reason for Business Sale:

This rare opportunity has presented itself due to our client wanting to retire, creating the perfect opportunity for any new owner to take over an already well-established and successful embroidery business.


Would you love to be running an already successful business and to call it your own?


This is a business to get excited about and it is a rare opportunity in the market. We anticipate great interest in this amazing listing, and we don’t anticipate this business to be on the market for long.


This is a huge and unique business opportunity to become your own boss and carry out your passion daily.


A viewing of this business is highly recommended to appreciate its true value and the potential it has for a new owner.




If you are interested please contact us to discuss any sale enquiries or arrange a viewing on 03333 350218.

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