International Business Exchange (IBEX) successfully brokered the sale of the business H.T.W. Lumber Co in Hamilton, Tx on August 7, 2012 to a private individual. IBEX acted as the merger and acquisition advisor to the deal, helping the business owner list, market, wade through buyers, due diligence and a close the deal. The Company is a 54 year established retail supply center specializing in the sales of hardware, electrical supplies, plumbing, paint, sundries, firearms, and western gifts. The previous owner acquired the Company in 1982 and the retail supply center is housed in a 24,230 square foot facility on five acres of land. The Company has offered quality products at competitive pricing through the years and attributes the success of the Company to outstanding service by a hardworking, honest and knowledgeable sales staff. The Company is a member of a buying group that allows them to remain competitive and offer the best quality products in the industry. The Company has been a Benjamin Moore paint dealer since the inception of the Company and it is the only Company to sell Benjamin Moore paints within a 65-mile radius. The facility offers plenty of parking for customers and has 4,650 square feet of ample space available for lease to an outlet center or any other non-competing business. The Company also offers contractors the ability to pick up supplies on a daily basis and has built a steady business with local builders, plumbers and welders. The Company has been able to keep employees through the years due to an excellent employment package and they are a cornerstone within the community due to their involvement and support of community social activities. This Company offers an excellent opportunity for a new owner to come into an established business and, with new ideas and promotion, increase the business significantly.