Profitable Pet Accessory & Health Food Retailer
- Asking Price: £249,999 +SAV
- Turnover: The business reported a turnover for 2017 of approximately £606,000 with a gross of 42%.
- Tenure: Leasehold
Hilton Smythe are welcoming to the market Acorn's Healthy Option Pet Food Store. The shop is extremely well established as our clients have been trading for over 30 years. The shop is very well presented with a fantastic reputation; due to the good service and quality products the shop provides. Our client’s have a lot of repeat customers, as well as the benefit of heavy passing trade and footfall. Our client currently offers: - Pet foods – own brand of healthy optionsPet toys and treatsLeads, harnesses and pet carriers Dog coats and beds General medicines Bird seed and feeders The business currently has an impressive turnover though there is scope to further improve, i.e. offering a delivery service to the local area. The shop already has an established Facebook page with an impressive 4.9 star rating. Utilising social media and other advertising platforms would benefit the business. Early viewing is advised, as this is a rare opportunity in such a good location. Our client expanded and renovated the shop in 2015 for more storage and shop floor space. Therefore, there is ample space to introduce new services such as pet grooming.
The business is owner managed with 2 full time and 2 part time staff members.
Monday – Friday: 09.00am – 17.30pm Saturday: 09.30am – 16.30pm Sunday: 11.00am - 15.00pm
The business is located in Colne, a large residential suburb. The shop is just 1 mile from Colne Town Centre, right next to Swinden Retail Park providing lots of daily footfall and passing trade. The business further benefits from its own carpark at the front of the premises. The M65 motorway network is just a short 2 minute drive away heading south west to Blackburn.
Large double unit consisting of: - Counter with two EPOS tills. Equipped staff office.WC.Kitchen area. Large shop floor with ample shelving, slat wall displays and hooks. 4 x large pet food freezers.Mezzanine storage space.Pet bed and coat room with separate storage room and space above used as storage.The premise is fully alarmed with metal shutters and a metal front door, there is also an air-conditioning system.
Leasehold business opportunity. Current lease has 5 years remaining. Rent circa £17,400 per annum.