Ask a Small Business Financing Expert: When Do Companies Need Working Capital Finance?

In another installment of Ask a Small Business Financing Expert, Dan McCallum, Gibraltar Business Capital vice president, answers two important questions: When do companies need working capital finance most? What is working capital finance best used for? Working capital is a common measure of liquidity, or the amount of cash on hand to handle the day-to-day operations of running a … Read More

Gibraltar Closes Asset-Based Line of Credit for an Importer of Organic Clothing

Gibraltar Business Capital recently closed a new $2MM asset-based revolving line of credit to support rapid growth for PACT Apparel, which makes super soft organic cotton clothing, sold through wholesale partners and the company’s website (www.wearpact.com). The company is striving to change the apparel industry, by making clothing that is better for people and the planet. Gibraltar Business Capital more … Read More

Gibraltar Closes Asset-Based Credit Facility for Aluminum and Brass Casting Foundry

Gibraltar Business Capital recently closed a new $1.5MM asset-based credit facility for Cast Technologies, an aluminum and brass castings foundry based in Peoria, Ill. The third-generation family-owned business was founded in 1887 and has evolved with the industry, laying claim to being one of the first foundries to successfully pour low-leaded brass castings, a major accomplishment in 1935 that remains … Read More

Ask a Small Business Financing Expert: What is Working Capital Finance?

In this installment of Ask a Small Business Financing Expert, Gibraltar Business Capital VP Dan McCallum answers a question he and his team receive most often: What is working capital finance? The phrase working capital is a hot topic among business owners, but in the world of specialty finance, it’s an essential building block to getting businesses where they need to … Read More

Gibraltar Creates Asset-Based Loan For Fashion Retailer

Gibraltar Business Capital recently closed a new $5MM asset-based line of credit for Need Supply Co., the fashion and lifestyle retailer that got its start in 1996 by selling vintage Levi jeans out of a small storefront in Richmond, Va. Since then, it has expanded its offerings to include contemporary designers and independent labels for men’s and women’s clothing and … Read More

Gibraltar creates asset-based loan for e-commerce cable management company

Gibraltar Business Capital recently closed a new $3MM asset-based credit facility for CableOrganizer.com, a Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based e-commerce distributor of products founded on managing cord clutter in homes and offices. Today, its more than 100,000 products also include electrical supplies, network products, home theater components, tools and testers. The larger and more flexible Gibraltar revolver will allow the company to expand … Read More

Let’s Connect at AM&AA 2017 Summer Conference

The 2017 Alliance for Merger and Acquisition Advisors™ (AM&AA) summer conference is taking place in Chicago July 19-21. The Gibraltar Business Capital is sponsoring a Networking Reception in the Exhibit Hall from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 20. Please make plans to join us! And also make plans to stop by booth number 27 and connect with a … Read More

Gibraltar creates asset-based loan for leading manufacturer of American-made body armor

Gibraltar Business Capital closed a new $10.8MM asset-based line of credit for Eden, N.C.-based KDH Defense Systems, a leading engineer and manufacturer of American-made, high-performance body armor for the military, federal government, and law enforcement agencies. Through a highly competitive process, Gibraltar Business Capital was able to help KDH prepare for a major manufacturing ramp up. A strong understanding of … Read More

Financing Solutions to Bridge Cash-Flow Gaps: ABL and Factoring

It’s no surprise to small and medium-sized businesses that securing ample lines of credit offered by traditional banks and lending institutions is, well, tough business. It requires a strong and stable balance sheet and a track record of good credit. Among small and medium-sized businesses, these requirements are often out of reach. Faced with critical cash-flow crunches because of issues … Read More

Food powder manufacturer and processor secures asset-based loan to expand plant

Gibraltar Business Capital recently closed on a new $6.75 million asset-based line of credit for St. Paul, Minn.-based Maple Island Inc., a leading manufacturer, processor and packager of quality food-powder products and one of the only vendors that is USDA-approved, FDA-inspected and Kosher-approved for infant/toddler powdered formula. Through a highly competitive process, Gibraltar Business Capital was able to help Maple Island creatively … Read More