City Storage Solutions focuses on repurposing distressed or unused real estate assets such as railway arches and turning them into spaces suited for new industries, including food preparation to support the growing food delivery market. The company looks to provide infrastructure and software that enables food operators to open delivery-only locations with minimal capital expenditure and time.
Based in Los Angeles, the company sought expansion and an entry point into the UK. We advised on its acquisition of an established and growing UK business in the same space (retaining the founders and management team as part of the transaction), which allowed the company to expand its operations into the UK and throughout Europe. The business has global ambitions and is expanding rapidly – the 2019 goal would be to open one kitchen a day around the world.