Well established Gift Shop business for sale
- Asking Price: £24,995 +SAV
We are advised as of the 2019 accounts, the business generated a turnover of circa £107,000. Further financial information can be made available upon request.
Please quote reference B06181
- Tenure: Leasehold
Please quote reference B06181
Hilton Smythe is delighted to present to the market Rose and Bumble.
The much-loved community driven business first opened in Urmston in 2015 and then later relocated to this larger premises in 2016.
Now due to our client’s other business interests, Rose and Bumble is now being offered for sale.
The delightful business opportunity is exceptionally presented, both on-line and in person, our client’s attention for detail and knowledge for her business model is clear to see in all areas.
Rose and Bumble offer an array of gifts, candles and lovely things for your home, locally grown flowers, greeting cards, skincare, jewellery, home fragrance and ‘Bee’ related gifts.
Many of the suppliers stocked here are exclusive to Rose and Bumble and this ensures people from outside the immediate area are attracted to the shop.
Key stockists include -
- Joma Jewellery
- Eval candles & diffusers
- Inis fragrance
- Katie Loxton gifts
- Grand illusions vintage chalk paint
- East of India giftware
- Sophie Allport
Flowers are sourced from Gower florist Patch to Posy.
Our clients focus on providing a gift choice to appeal to all ages of the family, including the option to purchase gift vouchers.
During the UK Covid lockdown, our client invested time and money developing the business’s website and Instagram pages. The business website now includes the option for customers to buy online or pick up in store.
Our client advises any new owner to further develop the online side to further increase current sales levels.
The new EPOS till system installed has the ability to link directly to the Shopify store.
The stunning shop is cleverly arranged to best display the many different gift options, and this will allow any new owner the ability to walk straight in with easy handover.
Being community driven is at the heart of this business, our client closes 8 weeks before Christmas day each year to prepare for the festive period. The well known Christmas Launch evening is always a huge hit with the local community with mulled cider, mince pies and lots of festive cheer.
Very rarely do businesses of this type in such a thriving area come onto the open market, we feel the business created is one of the finest examples of a new ‘lifestyle changing opportunity’ currently on the market within the Manchester area.
Key selling points -
- New business website
- Excellent local reputation
- Community driven
- Ethically focused
- Over 5,000 followers on Facebook
- 5-star Google customer review score
- 4,000 followers on Instagram
- New lease term to be offered
- Zero business rates payable
The business is ran and managed by two part time staff members.
The business trading hours are as followed:
Monday - Closed
Tuesday to Saturday - 10:00am - 17:00pm
Sunday - Closed
Rose and Bumble occupy a prominent trading position along Flixton Road within the heart of Urmston, Manchester.
The attractive store sits along a popular parade of shops which include many independent cafes, coffee & art stores, hair & beauty salons, restaurants, furniture & carpet retailers, estate agents & high street banks.
Urmston is a thriving town in Trafford, Greater Manchester with close proximity to both the M60 motorway, Trafford centre and excellent bus/rail links into the centre of Manchester.
The town centre has undergone a multi-million-pound regeneration in recent years and offers excellent free customer parking as well as key food supermarkets such as Sainsburys and Aldi.
The nearest mainline station is directly across from the business, the station connects all stations from Liverpool into the centre of Manchester.
Urmston attracts a very healthy mix of professionals, young families and retired couples looking to support their local businesses.
- Ground floor - open plan retail area, solid wood service counter
- Rear stockroom, staff kitchen area & toilet
- An array of traditional wood dressers, tables, shelving units & display cabinets
- New EPOS till system
- Updated website
The business is being sold on a Leashold basis, there is a new Lease to be offered to a new buyer. Rent is £1,000 per month.