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Manufacturing and Retail

West Berkshire Brewery

Status: Funded

Jun 1st 2020 - Jul 20th 2020

West Berkshire Brewery is a beer manufacturer on a mission to deliver best-in-class beers, from heritage styles to modern craft beers, to its customers. Its products are on the shelves of UK supermarkets including Waitrose, Tesco and the Co-Op. The company can scale up to 26 million pints per annum thanks to its modern brewery units that are equipped with bottling and canning lines technologies along with the option of cold storage. Its brewery consists of a 200-capacity 'Taproom & Kitchen', a destination venue that generates a revenue of £1.4 million per annum. It will utilise the investment to support the installation and commissioning of its 'Fridge Pack Machine', support marketing initiatives with its pub partners across the South of England, and provide capital to enable any pub acquisition opportunities as they arise over the coming year.

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West Berkshire Brewery Rating Review

Rated on 10/06/2020

Pitch Rated

51%

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Management

81%

Product

72%

Investment

UNRATED*

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Management 81%

Skills 73%
West Berkshire Brewery Limited has a skilled and diverse team in place covering the roles of Management, Product Development, Marketing, and Finance. The Managing Director is skilled in Business Strategy, Strategic Planning, Manufacturing, Management Consulting, Corporate Branding, and Product Management. The Head Brewer has skills in Fermentation, Brewing, Beverage Industry, and Sensory Evaluation. The Head of Sales is skilled in Marketing, Customer Service, Public Relations, Advertising, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Social Media Marketing. The company is also backed by a Financial Controller who has skills in Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Account Reconciliation, Auditing, and Corporate Finance.

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    target

    £7,271,000
    pre-money valuation

    9.35%
    equity available

    1,163
    investors

    £1,165
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    company number

    Active
    company status

    16/11/1998
    incorporated 22 years

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