For sale £23,000 - General Retail
This is a very well established concern which primarily conducts a popular independent retail operation of an extensive selection of traditional seasonal fresh flowers and arrangements for all occasions .
Run at present by our Client who has laid the most solid of commercial foundations for any new owner in terms of facilities, reputation and goodwill since establishing the business some 13 successful years ago with the aid only of a small experienced and motivated team of one full time (4 days ) and two part time assistants ( driver 15 hours ) ( part time Thursday am ) who would be an asset to any purchaser, this would present a truly outstanding opportunity for anyone with some appropriate product knowledge seeking a superbly located, fully equipped and locally valued going concern furnishing considerable scope for continued growth and increased profitability in a specialist retail and service sector of consistent high demand and we would unreservedly recommend an early viewing
Financial Information Current turnover in the region of £108000 per annum with scope to increase.
Lease The premises are being offered with the benefit of a either a continuation of the rolling lease or indeed a New lease with terms to be agreed .
Rent The current rent is £7,788 per annum Business Rates We are advised that the Business Rates are Zero
Payroll – approx Staff £20000 pa
Trading Hours Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm Saturday 9am – 2pm
Property Description The business operates from substantial and well maintained mid terrace parade premises which enjoy all the considerable commercial advantages of a prominent trading position among numerous other complementary outlets on a busy thoroughfare Ground Floor Extremely well fitted throughout and presented to contemporary specifications, the business accommodation briefly comprises a double fronted entrance into the main, bright, good sized and well appointed retail sales and customer service showroom area with original beams and fluorescent lighting which houses a full range of quality display furniture and shelving in addition to a prominent fully equipped display point of sale counter area with electronic till etc. The main showroom area in turn affords doorway access through to a fully equipped flower preparation area housing ample work surfaces with further ancillary accommodation consisting to rear kitchen with sink, office and wc with doorway access to the rear yard
First Floor Currently used as storage and a staff room ( perfect for workshops /classes – Flower arranging )
The business is well fitted throughout and a valuable inventory of equipment is to be included in the sale price.
Real potential – to add to current product range , Wedding Fayre , website utilisation/order on-line facility ,
The new owner will benefit from ongoing local contracts amounting to over £10000 plus per year
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 complete the form below or telephone 0121 452 5133 / 07775903332