A Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) filing is a type of legal action that a creditor takes to attach a lien to a business. This process serves as an official notice that they have an interest in the debtor's personal or commercial property.
The deft handling of mergers and acquisitions is an art that many small business owners in the Denver area fail to master. Although they realize that merging with other businesses helps them achieve success, they tend to avoid this complex part of business growth.
As a business owner in the Denver, CO, area, you are deeply committed to protecting your business interests. Protective measures can take many forms. Sometimes, a business merger is the best way to ensure your business endures and continues to thrive. Mergers are something all parties agree to and are rarely hostile.
Creating a merger between two separate businesses usually comes with many benefits for the small business owner. Examples of such benefits include:
As Colorado's legalized cannabis industry grows, large corporations are taking notice.
The craft brewing business has been growing for decades, but recently it has run into some serious growing pains. As new businesses have sprouted up, brewers must contend with an increasingly marketplace crowded with competitors.
One of the most difficult aspects of buying or selling a business is determining its value. One might say that, as with so many things in our society, a business is only worth whatever someone is willing to pay for it.
Merging with or acquiring a small business often means taking possession of the business' real estate, and sometimes this means the new owner is stuck with a lease or outright ownership of a building that doesn't suit its needs. It may seek to renovate, or demolish and rebuild a structure in order to make it more practical for its business.
The news media business has been on shaky ground ever since the Internet started taking a bite out of its advertising revenue almost 20 years ago. The situation has grown even more precarious since the rise of social media disrupted the way many Americans get their news. Print media has been hit particularly hard, but television, radio and websites have struggled as well. What's more, the media landscape has changed for large media corporations and small businesses alike.
A business's number one goal is to be profitable. While this may be true, there are many smaller goals a business will set in order to achieve this goal. One goal that may be on the agenda for a growing or established business is to acquire a smaller business. The ability to purchase a smaller business can indicate the growth and success a business has achieved.