Well Established Florist For Sale
- Asking Price: £55,000 +SAV
We are advised the business generated a turnover of circa £210,000 as of 2021, further financial information can be made available upon request.
Please quote reference B06822
- Tenure: Leasehold
Please quote reference B06822
Hilton Smythe is delighted to present to the market Keri The Florist, a very well established and highly renowned independent florist business.
The ‘Turnkey’ business opportunity was established by our client over 12 years ago who is now looking to pass on her much loved florist due to concentrate more time on her partner's growing business.
Keri The Florist create original and beautiful designs using the highest quality flowers at affordable prices for -
- Mother’s Day & Valentines
- Christmas & Easter
- Special occasions
- Weekly & Monthly subscriptions
- Gift vouchers
- Gift boxes & balloons
- ECO Bouquets, Cupcake flowers, Bottle vase flowers, hat boxes, Pandora's box, letterbox flowers, baskets & arrangements
- Flower arranging workshops
We recommend any new buyer looks to continue with this additional range however the current supplier arrangement will not be included.
The large forecourt and busy passing traffic/footfall offers any new owner the ability to add a variety of new ‘add-on’ gifts/garden furniture & ornaments/household items etc.
Our client has built up a very good working relationship with the local Funeral Directors who pass the majority of the floral requests to this business, any new owner would significantly benefit from continuing this connection as well looking to add further funeral work within the area.
Key selling points -
- Excellent business website
- Facebook page - 3,981 followers
- Excellent customer reviews - 4.9/5 Facebook reviews
- Ideally situated for London & the home counties
- Spacious shop with client consultation area
- Low rental terms
- Large external forecourt
- Increasing turnover
- Lots of passing trade
- Customer parking
- More wedding work
- Increasing the range of gifts/home & garden items
- Extending delivery area
- Adding more corporate work (restaurants/hotels/car showrooms)
- Increasing party balloons & individual party displays
- Open Sundays
- 2 x commercial fridges
- Service counter
- Large work table
The business is run and managed by 2 full time staff members and 1 part time delivery driver.
The business trading hours are as followed:
Monday to Friday - 09:00am - 17:00pm
Saturday - 08:00am - 16:00pm
Sunday - Closed
Keri The Florist occupies a highly visible curbside trading position on Station Road in Wallingford, South Oxfordshire.
The business sits directly to the left of a very busy Esso Garage which includes a popular convenience store.
The Florist unit sits at the front of Ayres Yard -a secure yard which comprises numerous light industrial, industrial and warehouse units.
There are 2 customer parking spaces available in front of the shop.
Station road is surrounded by a large area of residential housing, popular School and located just on the outskirts of the town centre.
Wallingford is a historic market town located between Oxford and Reading on the River Thames.
The florist currently delivers to an area of approx 10 miles from the shop which includes Didcot, Abingdon, Henley-on-Thames and Caversham however they can also offer a national and international delivery service.
The premises is comprised of the following:
- Large display forecourt with 2 customer parking spaces
- Retail/display area
- Customer consultation space
- Rear storeroom
- Staff toilet facilities
We are advised the business is being sold on a Leasehold basis with 6 years remaining on the Lease, the rent is £683 per month.