Investment Tag

Rutland is pleased to announce that AFI has acquired Kimberly Rentals Group (‘Kimberly’). This deal further strengthens AFI’s position within the powered access equipment rental sector bringing its annual turnover to nearly £100m. The acquisition will bring the number of machines in the Group’s rental...

Rutland Partners is pleased to announce that on 5 June 2017 it completed an investment in Aston Barclay. Aston Barclay is the UK’s leading independent car auction group, currently operating from four sites in the UK. Headquartered in Chelmsford, the business provides vehicle remarketing services to...

Rutland Partners is pleased to announce that on 18 April 2017 it completed an investment in Omar Group (Omar). Omar is the UK’s leading designer and manufacturer of park homes and luxury lodges and sets the industry standard for quality, design and innovation. Omar is differentiated...

Gardman, the UK's leading provider of gardening and wild bird care products, continues to implement its growth strategy throughout 2017 and beyond. After undertaking a 12-month review of its current operations it has taken the decision to consolidate and relocate its warehouse facilities in the Kings...

Rutland is pleased to announce that Maplin has launched a new concept store at The Beehive Centre in Cambridge. The revamped branch covers 3,120 sq ft and features a new layout that has clear shopping areas to help guide customers to their interest points plus more...

Rutland Partners announces it has invested £33.0m into UK-based Walstead Group which, in turn, has helped facilitate the completion of Walstead’s acquisition of Let’s Print Holding AG (“LEYKAM Let’s Print”). With 2015 revenues of EUR €230 million and 1,600 employees, Walstead is a leading commercial printing...

AFI has launched a range of videos that is set to revolutionise the way MEWP operators familiarise themselves with the specific machines they will be using. The 37 familiarisation videos are a first in the UK working at height sector. Any MEWP operator, supervisor, project manager...

Rutland Partners is pleased to announce that Brandon Hire has secured a £34 million refinancing from Wells Fargo Capital Finance (UK) Limited, part of Wells Fargo & Company, to assist in the continued growth of Brandon Hire. The refinancing has also enabled a further distribution...