Business Recovery

Articles about the business recovery work of Charterfields – UK Chartered Surveyors.

Jun 2018

Charterfields sells rights to Kleeneze brand

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Charterfields has sold the rights to the Kleeneze brand to Ultimate Products.  The Oldham-based company, which owns a range of consumer brands, has acquired the rights to the Kleeneze brand, one of Britain’s oldest catalogue companies which went into administration in April. Kleeneze Sold By Charterfields Ian Maycock of Charterfields’ Manchester office managed the sale […]


May 2018

10 things insolvency practitioners can expect from a valuer

Charterfields - Valuation agents

“For insolvency practitioners (IP’s) seeking to dispose of a business or its assets, choosing the right agent can make all the difference in achieving the best returns for creditors”, says Ian Maycock of Charterfields. However some IPs are uncertain about what exactly they can expect of a valuations and asset disposal specialist and what makes […]


Apr 2018

6 Reasons Why insolvency Practitioners Should Use A Qualified Valuer

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In most insolvencies, there are business assets to be valued – the question is, who do you instruct? Unfortunately, all too often, insolvency practitioners use unqualified valuers – even though they would never dream of using an unqualified lawyer or accountant. Why it’s important to use a registered and qualified valuer? Here are six good […]


Mar 2018

Valuation Specialists Save Manchester Bars

Blue Pig in Manchester saved by Charterfields deal

Three popular Manchester bars which went into liquidation in January are set to reopen, thanks to an innovative deal brokered by valuations specialists Charterfields. Odd bar and The Blue Pig, two of the best-known bars in the Northern Quarter, along with Oddest bar in Chorlton, all closed suddenly in early January. Duff & Phelps were […]


Aug 2017

Business Recovery Expertise from Charterfields

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We have recently been involved in the recovery of a business in Bolton, UK. This project was typical of the valuation work we get involved in but in this case, it was especially satisfying to play our part in saving all 38 jobs that were at risk in the business. 


Jul 2016

Gary Harper joins Business Recovery team

Gary Harper FNAVA, Business Recovery

We are pleased to announce the recruitment of Gary Harper, who has recently joined us as part of our Manchester Business Recovery team, headed by director Ian Maycock.  Gary and Ian have over 40 years combined experience and knowledge. Gary comes from an Insolvency Machinery and Business Asset valuation and disposal background, having worked in […]


Apr 2016

The Value of Knowledge: Some Thought Provoking Advice

It has never been more important to ensure you are receiving the appropriate professional advice.  Charterfields is a firm regulated by the RICS and, therefore, best placed to provide such advice.  Not only does this cover an Insolvency Practitioner in respect of SIP 16 but, just as importantly, any funds held by an RICS regulated […]


Mar 2016

Charterfields Business Recovery Team Active in First Quarter


The Business Recovery division of Charterfields has been exceptionally busy this first quarter, with valuation, marketing and sales instructions undertaken over a diverse range of recovery and divestment projects including; A sub-sea engineering business rescue instruction. A bespoke high end jewellery manufacturing and retail project, where active management of ongoing trading was required for an […]


Feb 2016

Peak Toolmakers For Sale

Charterfields have been appointed to act in the disposal of the business of an established Chesterfield based toolmaker, ‘Peak Toolmakers‘ serving principally suppliers to the automotive industry. Peak Toolmakers Eventual products produced from the tooling form part of a range of vehicles produced by Jaguar Land Rover, Nissan, Toyota, BMW and similar top quality car […]


Dec 2015

Business Recovery team can help


Business Recovery team can help: The Charterfields Business Recovery team provides as much or as little as is needed to satisfy our client’s requirements. This can include comprehensive SIP16 Complimentary Reports to simple asset recovery and disposal services. Our experience and expertise cover all aspects of Corporate Recovery and Insolvency. To receive advice from our […]