Vending options and ‘food-on-the-go’ corporate, Montagu Group, which received Snack-in-the Box (SITB) closing month as a part of its takeover of Uvenco, is welcoming SITB’s first new franchisee because the acquisition.  Alex Hall has taken over the Leeds space, because of the retirement of the previous franchisee.

Alex Hall

Montagu Group, which has grown considerably since its inception in 2017, purchased the business and belongings of 3 companies from AIM indexed Uvenco UK PLC in June 2018; particularly Uvenco Vending, Snack-in-the-Box and Drinkmaster.  The staff operates greater than 25,000 distinctive issues of sale throughout Britain, nearly all of which might be merchandising machines.

Mark Stone, COO of Montagu Group, feedback:  “SITB added a brand new complementary space for Montagu Group, following the purchase.  As a UK-wide franchise operation, run via native franchisees who supply honesty bins and merchandising machines, SITB is working effectively and as new house owners, we noticed no wish to make any main adjustments to the industry.

“Alex is a great addition to our franchised network and his background will no doubt help him with the key area of business development.   Over the next few weeks the SITB team will be working closely with Alex in order to hand over the existing client base and we will then continue to support Alex to ensure that his business plan for the franchise is met.”

Sean Cleveland, gross sales director for SITB, explains: “We are overjoyed to welcome Alex to the SITB crew.  He takes over a a success established industry with an current consumer base of greater than 160 merchandising shoppers, around the Leeds space, overlaying Pudsey, Leeds town centre, Gildersome, Morley and Batley.

“Coming from a marketing background, having previously worked for a large ‘blue chip’ company, Alex decided to make a change and run a business for himself.  He wanted something that was simple, with a proven track-record and ideally something that didn’t require any real technical expertise.”

Specialist vending-solutions corporate, Montagu Group, is owned via the Hutchinson circle of relatives and has finished quite a lot of main acquisitions since its inception in 2017 turning over just about £50 million in keeping with annum and using 600 folks.