Well established Fruit & Veg business for sale.
Please quote reference B06034
Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market an extremely well established and highly rated Fruit and veg business, located in Bolton. The business has been under our clients ownership for over 5 years ago. Though they have thoroughly enjoyed running the business, they are now looking to retire and spend more time with family.
The business is extremely well known within the local community and surrounding areas, having been established for so long, the shop has an abundance of repeat clientele. As well as the busy shop, the business has a large e-commerce side which is growing on a monthly basis. Both the shop and the E-commerce side offer fresh fruit, veg, pantry items and other perishable products.
The business has excellent reviews and is highly rated social media page. The google review status is 5 star, with customers stating ‘Very impressed recommended to family and friends, great delivery service. Very friendly service’ and ‘the delivery service has been an absolute lifesaver during the lockdown. They deliver my fruit and veg to my door every week. Always fresh. I will be forever grateful and will continue to use this company for years to come’
As well as the 5 star review status, the shop also holds a 5 star hygiene rating.
Our clients are offering a hand over period to ensure the continued success of the business.
Reasons to purchase –
- Online Click, Pay & Delivery e-commerce Portal – rising online revenue with over 800 live accounts
- 3 revenue streams – online, wholesale and retail
- Long Established
- Retirement Sale
- Five Star Food Hygiene Rating
- Fantastic Online Reviews
- Free Parking In Immediate Area
- Scope To Expand Shop Opening Hours
- Potential For Larger Delivery Catchment Area
Early viewings is highly recommended.
We are advised as per the 2020 accounts, the business generated a turnover in the region of £225,000. Full financials can be made available upon further request.
Please quote reference B06034
We are advised that the business is family ran, with the help of 4 part time staff members.
The business is currently trading 6 days a week.
The e-commerce side of the business is open 24/7, with next day delievery for online orders recieved before 16:00.
The business is based in Bolton.
The business is surrounded by complimentary shops and residential areas, benefiting from a high volume of footfall and passing trade.
The business further benefits from ample free side street parking and nearby free carparks.
The area of the business is well-served by the public transport system, with bus stops within easy walking distance of the property.
Well presented Shop with excellent eye catching signage. Due to the location, the business has a high volume of footfall. There is also ample parking facilities within the proximity.
The shop entrance leads into the service area, with counter, shelving and display stands.
The business also has a storage/distribution unit, which is less than a minute walk from the shop. The e-commerce side of the business is ran from the unit.
The premises are upto date with safety regulations.
Security - The premise is secured with metal shutters. The shop is fitted with CCTV cameras.
The sale of the business also includes the following;
- Storage & display shelving
- Cold room
- Online operating system with website
- Client book
We are advised that the business is being sold on a Leasehold basis, currently on a rolling lease. The rent is £400 per month.