M&A Specialists
to Furniture, Furnishings & Related Industries

Stump's credentialed team offers sell-side advising, buy-side engagements, and valuation preparation across the global furnishings industries.

M&A Advisory

With five decades of experience, Stump & Company is poised for another fifty years of delivering industry leading results for its clients. This privately held Mergers & Acquisition Advisory firm remains a family business and is now led by its second and third generations, partners Tim Stump, Bo Stump and Stuart Stump Mullens.

With over 400 M&A transactions to date across the globe Stump has the experience to execute deals efficiently, professionally, and confidentially. Delivering superior results for business owners.

1
years in business
$15M - $250M
typical sell-side enterprise value
5+
M&A transactions

Stump's level of professionalism and attention to detail is unparalleled. If you're considering a merger or acquisition in the home furnishings or Ecommerce space, there's no one better.

Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google

Stump
Strategic Lanes

Stump services include sell-side advising, buy-side engagements, and comprehensive valuation modeling. M&A Advisory
The Stump Difference

Since 1972, the Stump team is committed to guiding owners through the selling process, with a track record of achieving the maximum price, on the best terms, with the right buyer. Our proven process of underwriting, valuing, and managing the marketing process provides the owner/client with confidence that the market is speaking accurately.

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Stump M&A Advisory Team
Stump & Company team. From left to right: Bo Stump, Stuart Stump Mullens, Tim Stump.

Stump & Company

Based in Charlotte, NC, Stump & Company is a global M&A Advisory firm with deep experience across Home Furnishings & Décor, Manufacturing, Direct-To-Consumer & E-Commerce, Showrooms & Real Estate, and Family Businesses.

Stump & Company guides business owners through the selling process. Our record demonstrates that we can connect the right buyer with your company, and that we can negotiate the best price along with superior terms. When you partner with Stump, you work with the Stumps. We do the work - not junior staff or outsourced vendors. Your work stays in the family, where it belongs. We are accountable, transparent, and confidential. Our commitment is to pedigreed senior-level focus on executing deals professionally and quickly.

About Stump & Company

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Wall Street Journal
Axial Top 50 M&A Advisors 2022
ACG
Pitchbook
Business of Furniture
Home News Now
Furniture Today
Home Furnishings Business

Latest News

Javits Center
Market

Boutique Design New York (BDNY) 2022

Our team made its annual trip to New York this week for the BDNY hospitality show. Read our recap and insights on industry trends.
Javits Center

Boutique Design New York (BDNY) 2022

Our team made its annual trip to New York this week for the BDNY hospitality show. Read our recap and insights on industry trends.
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Market

October High Point Market Takeaways

The Stump team visited High Point Market this week and met with dozens of industry CEOs. Several trends emerged as hot topics of conversation. Read our key takeaways.
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October High Point Market Takeaways

The Stump team visited High Point Market this week and met with dozens of industry CEOs. Several trends emerged as hot topics of conversation. Read our key takeaways.
Axial Top 50 M&A Advisors for 2022
Company News

Stump Named in Axial Top 50 M&A Advisors

by Bo Stump
Stump & Company has been named in Axial's top 50 list of consumer-focused private equity firms and M&A advisors for 2022. Read the full report featuring insights from Bo Stump.
Axial Top 50 M&A Advisors for 2022

Stump Named in Axial Top 50 M&A Advisors

Stump & Company has been named in Axial's top 50 list of consumer-focused private equity firms and M&A advisors for 2022. Read the full report featuring insights from Bo Stump.
Noa Home acquired by Bassett
Deal Announcements

Noa Home Acquired by Bassett

Stump initiated the acquisition of Noa Home by Bassett Furniture and served as exclusive advisors to Noa Home and its selling shareholders.
Noa Home acquired by Bassett

Noa Home Acquired by Bassett

Stump initiated the acquisition of Noa Home by Bassett Furniture and served as exclusive advisors to Noa Home and its selling shareholders.