For sale £65,000 - General Retail
Unique Floral, Plants and Display company located in North Buckinghamshire. Currently run and owned by two partners the business supplies a wide range of local and National Exhibitions and hospitality events. Offering a unique service of Blooms and Displays together with necessary accoutrements.
Over the past 17 years they have developed a successful business however with retirement now beckoning they wish to find new owners to carry the business forward whilst they look to new horizons
The Business trades 5 days a week from premises which include small offices and 3000 sq ft of glass house. Rent and Rates are ca £6500 pa. A 3 year lease is available on transfer of ownership, or the business could easily being relocated since clients are nationwide.
Turnover last year was £250,000 and will be similar this year (yr end March 31st) with net profits ca £50K
The company trades in three main areas:
Functions and exhibitions
Evergreen or seasonal displays designed and built to individual specifications that enhance any function or exhibition and a large selection of creations from freestanding displays for marquees or stands to purpose-built garden areas.
Varied selection of containers in white fibreglass, natural terracotta, brushed aluminium and other finishes. Planting is with exotic foliages, ferns and seasonal flowering plants for indoor containers and with shrubs, trees and seasonal flowering plants for outdoors.
Sourced from both local and London flower markets and direct from the growers to ensure the best, freshest flowers at all times. The range includes posies, pedestals, special designs, reception desk, buttonholes and many more.
The business thrives on a strong nationwide list of contracts and accounts with forward bookings spread over the coming 9 months, turnover has been steady around 250K for the past few years. Current marketing is limited to a website and professional brochures since the current owners are happy to trade on repeat and referral orders. Additional sales activity could bring quick rewards in boosting turnover and the business could easily be broadened out to serve more local industry.
The Business would suit someone interested in Flowers, plants and displays with perhaps a flair for the hospitality industry looking for a lifestyle change.
The business is offered with all fixtures and fittings ready to trade (full list available on viewing). Offers are invited for the business to include all assets and goodwill on a cash free debt free basis. A full profile is available once a confidentiality & non disclosure agreement has been signed.
Leasehold Term: 3 years
Is this business relocatable: Yes