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Manufacturing and Retail

The Park Brewery

Status: Active

Nov 19th 2020 - Nov 26th 2020

The Park Brewery (TPB) is a beer manufacturer. The company raised over £300,000 in its crowdfunding campaign in 2018. It has also managed to increase its sales from 100 pubs to 200. The company's beer is distributed around the UK via eight wholesalers. It also has onboarded notable clients like The Hilton, Honest Burgers, Fullers, and many more. TPB argues that it performed well despite Covid-19. It set up an e-commerce site and sold its products Direct-to-Customers (DTC), having completed around 2,000 home deliveries and gained over 1,700 new customers in 2020 throughout the lockdown. It will use the investment to develop its marketing strategy, increase direct sales, enhance its range, create more employment, and purchase additional tank space to meet demand.

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The Park Brewery Rating Review

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Rated on 30/11/2020

Pitch Rated

83%

Gold

Management

87%

Product

79%

Investment

82%

  • £229,999
    pledged
  • 229%
    of goal

    £100,000
    target

    £2,299,447
    pre-money valuation

    4.17%
    equity available

    414
    investors

    £556
    pledge per investor

    09081220
    company number

    Active
    company status

    11/06/2014
    incorporated 7 years

    £0.88
    share price

What the ratings mean

  • 49% and under
    We suggest potential investors carry out further study of their own
    50-64%
    Room for improvement
    65-79%
    Worth considering
    80%+
    Gold rating, our highest rating

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Management 87%

Skills 82%
The management team includes skilled professionals with expertise in their functional areas, streamlining its overall operations. The Founder/CEO is competent in Corporate Communications, Strategic Communications, Public Relations, Crisis Communications, Social Media Marketing, and Event Management. The Founder has working expertise in the branding and marketing sector; he is an avid brewer with skills that include the creation of creative and innovative beer. The Chairman has skills that include Digital Marketing, Relationship Marketing, Brand Development, Content Strategy, Event Producing, and Creative Strategy. However, investors should note that, to date, the company hasn't appointed a dedicated finance head.

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    of goal

    £100,000
    target

    £2,299,447
    pre-money valuation

    4.17%
    equity available

    414
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    Active
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    share price

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