Well Established Wholefoods Business For Sale
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
- Asking Price: £28,500 +SAV
We are advised the business generated an turnover of circa £175,000, further financial information can be made available upon request.
Please quote reference B06257
- Tenure: Business Only
Please quote reference B06257
Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market Eat Wholefoods, a well-established and popular wholefoods business located in the St Albans area. The business was established 1977, with our client taking over in 2009 though he has thoroughly enjoyed running the business, its now time to move onto another business venture. Due to the nature of the business, it can be relocated
Eat Wholefoods is a health food retail business which specialises in healthy food and supplements, the company prides itself on selling its products with the knowledge of the benefits, which brings customers back time and time again.
Since establishment, the focus of the business has been to provide nutrition and high-quality health foods, using as little packaging as possible. The business offers a refill service, for customers to bring their own jars/tubs, which results in less waste.
There are revenue streams of the e-commerce shop and a large market stall located on St Albans Market.
The E-Commerce side of the business has customers from across the UK, these are mainly local customers, who continue to use Eat Wholefoods due to its customer service and knowledge. Through the pandemic they have picked up a lot of regular customers online as well.
The business thrives on word-of-mouth recommendations, along with the regulars and high footfall of the market stall.
In house training will be provided (seller willing to cover any prospective buyers wage for their time), handover period available.
Applicants will get the benefits of a large existing customer base with regulars from the affluent St. Albans area. The hard work setting up shop is being made easier with modern technology. With a bar code and a stock system that inventorizes the hard task of stock-control is being removed, leaving the enjoyable tasks of communicating customers, good staff and people in a real life situation.
The business could conceivably be run from a large garage at home.
Assets included in the business sale are as followed:
- Signage for the market stall
- e-commerce website
The business is ran by 2 full time and 3 part time staff members.
The business trading hours are as followed:
Wednesday and Saturday 08:00am - 16:00pm
Trading 24/7 through their online platforms
Eat Wholefoods is located within the St Albans area, but could easily be relocated should the new owner require.
The main concept of the business is e-commerce and can be relocatable, but there is also a large market stall.
We are advised that the business is being sold on a Leasehold basis, with the market stall available on a leasehold. The rent is £91 per week.