Matt Smith and Neville Kahn of Deloitte LLP, Joint Administrators of Howard Smith Paper Group Limited, Robert Horne Group Limited, The Paper Company Limited, PaperlinX Brands (Europe) Limited and PaperlinX Services (Europe) Limited (all in Administration) (collectively “PaperlinX” or “the Companies”) have appointed Metis Partners to support the marketing and sale of the intellectual property (“IP”) assets of PaperlinX.
IP ASSET HIGHLIGHTS
- Well Established Paper Merchant Brands
- Excellent Brand Reputations
- Extensive Trade Mark Portfolio
- Numerous Registered Domain Names
All offers and requests for more information should be submitted by email directly to Nat Baldwin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is a unique opportunity to buy the IP assets of a UK market leading paper merchant, which includes an extensive trade mark portfolio and goodwill rights in a number of associated corporate, product & service brands as well as registered domain names.
PaperlinX sources, stocks, markets and distributes papers and communications materials, and offers complementary diversified products and services. Products sold by PaperlinX include everyday, fine and speciality paper ranges, sign and display, graphics and industrial packaging materials.
Antecedents of Australian-headquartered PaperlinX have been distributing paper in Europe since the 1600s, and since the 1990s have established a thriving presence in the UK paper market. A number of companies were part of the PaperlinX family, including the Paper Company Limited, Robert Horne Group Limited and the Howard Smith Paper Group Limited. The operations of all PaperlinX businesses were underpinned by a robust product stewardship framework including a Global Supply Chain Policy and certifications from the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) and the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC).
An extensive portfolio of circa 100 brands is available for sale in conjunction with associated goodwill, registered trade marks and domain names. The portfolio features corporate brands with rich heritage and wide name recognition as well as popular product brands associated with £m of annual sales and attractive environmental credentials.
Popular brands include:
Howard Smith Paper
The Paper Company
Donald Murray Paper
The Delivery Company
IP ASSETS FOR SALE
- Goodwill in circa 100 corporate and product brands
- Registered trade marks
- Websites and registered domain names