£25,000 - Catering, General Retail
The business currently specialises in Designer Wedding Cakes, Celebration Cakes and delicious Cup Cakes. The business has grown monthly and currently averages weekly sales at around £1500 (complete with a growing forward order book .) this produces tangible profits and provides a desired standard of living for the owner, who operates the business with occasional assistance.
The business has a very well designed and highly functional website that demonstrates the traditional methods of the business and the strong branding already in place. There is already a strong and regular client base that remains loyal to the business;
Opportunities to grow the business are very apparent , such as longer opening hours , days worked and market ancillary products more aggressively especially Home Baking Kits to satisfy the fast ongoing trend for Home Baking .
The Business currently bakes approximately 80 Celebration Cakes per month and growing
The one storey premises which the business trades from is extremely practical and well maintained the upkeep of the premises and dynamic growth of the business is a credit to the current owner. The central location of the business is ideal and the shop comes complete with parking to front and rear, alternatively the business could be relocated or amalgamated into an existing concern. The business currently operates Tuesday to Saturday within sociable hours
The business would be ideally suited to an owner operating partnership who could maximise the openings of the business and develop the marketing and external sales of the business. and potential to Franchise
The current owner has worked hard to develop the current level of trading to the point that the brand has become very well known locally
The owner is reluctantly selling due to increasing Family commitments
Fixtures & Fittings The business is well fitted throughout and a valuable inventory of equipment is to be included in the sale price.
Viewing Arrangements All arrangements to view are strictly by an appointment through the offices of City Business Brokers and no approaches whatsoever should be made to the owner or the business. For an appointment to view, please ring 0121 452 51330121 452 5133 .