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Convenience Store in South London

SINGLE FRONTED MEDIUM SIZED SALES SHOP with tiled floor. The equipment includes counter, 1 electric till with scanning, additional electric cash register, shelving, 1 open cool display unit (used for soft drinks), 1 small cool display unit...

Location: South London, London, England

Search categories: Convenience Stores, General Stores, Off Licences

  • L/H Price £80,000
  • Weekly T/O £7,000
Convenience Store & Post Office in East Sussex

SPACIOUS SALES SHOP in the region of 900/1,000 sq. ft. sales area with non-slip floor, suspended ceiling with inset lighting. Well equipped including counter, 2 tills with touchscreen & scanning, post office combination counter, large open...

Location: East Sussex, England

Search categories: Convenience Stores, General Stores, Off Licences, Post Offices

  • L/H Price £175,000
  • Weekly T/O £11,000
CONVENIENCE STORE, COUNTER NEWS, CONFECTIONERY, TOBACCO, FULL FREE OFF...

SELF SERVICE CONVENIENCE STORE, COUNTER NEWS, CONFECTIONERY, TOBACCO, FULL FREE OFF LICENCE We understand the business has been in the same family since 1977 & there are genuine reasons for sale. SPACIOUS SALES SHOP in the region of 2,000...

Location: South London, London, England

Search categories: Convenience Stores, General Stores, Off Licences, Supermarkets

  • L/H Price £142,000
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  • Weekly T/O £12,000
SEMI-DETACHED NEWS, CONFECTIONERY, TOBACCO, GREETING CARDS, STATIONERY, TEAS...

PROFITABLE SEMI-DETACHED NEWS, CONFECTIONERY, TOBACCO, GREETING CARDS, STATIONERY, TEAS & COFFEES Grade II listed building DOUBLE FRONTED SALES SHOP in the region of 600 sq. ft. sales area, partly carpeted, part lino floor. The equipment...

Location: Hampshire, England

Search categories: Newsagents, Card Shops

  • L/H Price £75,000
  • Price Reduced
  • Weekly T/O £7,000
Bakery Business Nuneaton Town Centre

Very well established bakery business with sales of fresh bread cakes sandwiches tea & coffee savouries jacket potatoes and soft drinks operating from a superb location in Nuneaton town centre close to the Ropewalk shopping centre and within...

Location: Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England

Search categories: Cake Shops, Sandwich Shops, Bakeries, Cafes, Patisseries

  • L/H Price £14,950
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  • Weekly T/O £1,650
PREMIER BRIDAL RETAILER, CHESTER

Having been established over 30 years, this much revered Bridal Retailer is synonymous with quality service and is a stockist of the most exclusive and sought after labels. The Business holds key accounts that generate a high level of...

Location: Chester, Cheshire, England

Search categories: Bridal Wear Shops, Wedding Services, Ladieswear Retailers

  • L/H Price £100,000
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Iconic British Motorcycle Manufacturer

Metisse motorcycles is an iconic British motorcycle brand, which was created and developed in the 1960's, and features the equally iconic MK3 Hammer and Steve McQueen Desert Racer.  Hand built in their workshop in Oxfordshire and delivered to enthusiasts and collectors all over the world, the sale also includes the recently developed new MK5 models and the MK5 997cc twin cylinder engine, that was designed in house,...

Location: England

Search categories: Motor & Transport businesses, Motorcycle Dealerships

  • Price on Application
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Retailer of Reclaimed Handmade Furniture

Business Partnership are pleased to bring to market this retailer of furniture that is handcrafted from reclaimed materials. It is situated on a main street and close to the centre of Bristol with a very attractive rent. High street location Very low rent for the location Reliable supply chain established Located in an area of independent traders Business Partnership is pleased to bring to market this retailer of...

Location: Bristol, Bristol, England

Search categories: Furniture Shops, Homeware Stores

  • L/H Price £44,950 + SAV + Net Assets (Leasehold)
  • Annual T/O £72,000
Convenience Store/Finchley/Ref No: 24871

Convenience Store/Finchley/Ref No: 24871 An opportunity to acquire a prominent Conner location on high road A1000 Convenience Store, No nearby competition, purely in centre of the residential and commercial area an excellent opportunity for...

Location: Finchley, London, England

Search categories: Convenience Stores

  • L/H Price £95,000
  • Weekly T/O £10,000
Popular Dog Grooming Business For Sale

Situated in the busy residential area of Sarn, Bridgend Well established and highly regarded business Well appointed and presented throughout Early viewing essential to fully appreciate High amount of regular & repeat trade Advised annual...

Location: Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales

Search categories: Pet Care, Pet Services, Pet Shops, Animal & Pet Franchises, Dog Grooming Businesses

  • L/H Price £29,000
Cafe/Deli With Loyal Customer Base

Business Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market Picnic Sussex. Picnic Sussex has been managed by the current owners for 3 years and due to the commitment and service they provide they have gained a very loyal customer base, with 90% of their...

Location: Haywards Heath, West Sussex, England

Search categories: Cafes, Delicatessens

  • L/H Price £28,500
  • Turnover £51,376
Dream Doors Ltd Franchise available in Oldham, England

Are you looking for a business opportunity that could earn you £100,000 in your second year of trade? If so, why not call Dream Doors, the UK’s #1 kitchen makeover company, and find out more about the incredible profits our franchisees...

Location: Oldham, Greater Manchester, England

Search categories: Bathroom & Kitchen Retailers, Kitchen Retailers, Property Maintenance, Home & Garden Services

  • Asking price £35,000
Dream Doors Ltd Franchise available in Devon, England

Are you looking for a business opportunity that could earn you £100,000 in your second year of trade? If so, why not call Dream Doors, the UK’s #1 kitchen makeover company, and find out more about the incredible profits our franchisees...

Location: Devon, England

Search categories: Bathroom & Kitchen Retailers, Kitchen Retailers, Home & Garden Services, Property Maintenance

  • Asking price £35,000
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Dream Doors Ltd Franchise available in Greater Manchester, England

Are you looking for a business opportunity that could earn you £100,000 in your second year of trade? If so, why not call Dream Doors, the UK’s #1 kitchen makeover company, and find out more about the incredible profits our franchisees...

Location: Greater Manchester, England

Search categories: Bathroom & Kitchen Retailers, Kitchen Retailers, Property Maintenance, Home & Garden Services

  • Asking price £35,000
Dream Doors Ltd Franchise available in London, England

Are you looking for a business opportunity that could earn you £100,000 in your second year of trade? If so, why not call Dream Doors, the UK’s #1 kitchen makeover company, and find out more about the incredible profits our franchisees...

Location: London, England

Search categories: Bathroom & Kitchen Retailers, Kitchen Retailers, Property Maintenance, Home & Garden Services

  • Asking price £35,000
Dream Doors Ltd Franchise available in West Midlands, England

Are you looking for a business opportunity that could earn you £100,000 in your second year of trade? If so, why not call Dream Doors, the UK’s #1 kitchen makeover company, and find out more about the incredible profits our franchisees...

Location: West Midlands, England

Search categories: Bathroom & Kitchen Retailers, Kitchen Retailers, Property Maintenance, Home & Garden Services

  • Asking price £35,000
FREEHOLD HARDWARE STORE - WALES

FREEHOLD HARDWARE STORE - WALES Early viewing essential to fully appreciate Situated in the quaint village of Pentre Ideal husband and wife opportunity Advised annual turnover of £52,000 1 bedroom apartment above shop Scope for further...

Location: South Glamorgan, Wales

Search categories: DIY and Hardware Stores

  • F/H Price £170,000
QUALITY BATHROOM RETAIL & SUPPLY BUSINESS IN CUMBRIA

• Long established business for sale as a going concern • Importers & suppliers of bespoke bathroom sanitary ware and tiles • Excellent sales and profits figures • Trades from prominent two storey showroom in Cumbria town OVERVIEW Long...

Location: Cumbria, England

Search categories: Bathroom Retailers, Tile Shops, Bathroom & Kitchen Retailers

  • F/H Price £500,000
LONG ESTABLISHED BAKERY - WORCESTERSIRE

LONG ESTABLISHED BAKERY - WORCESTERSIRE Good level of turnover with scope to increase sales Highly sought after location on tree lined street Situated in the desirable town of Redditch Short trading hours with scope to increase Well reputed...

Location: Redditch, Worcestershire, England

Search categories: Bakeries, Confectioners, Cafes, Takeaways (Other)

  • L/H Price £29,950
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LONG ESTABLISHED CAFÉ NORTH FINCHLEY LONDON LICENCED A3 USE

A long established and highly regarded café in the hub of North Finchley N12 London near Tally Ho Corner, located in an excellent position on a busy main shopping road with a vast array of shops and restaurants. Positioned to attract...

Location: North Finchley, London, England

Search categories: Cafes, Coffee Shops, Restaurants, Sandwich Shops

  • L/H Price £79,995
  • Price Reduced

Advice on buying a shop

 

Whether you’re selling confectionery, curtains or cars, there are thousands of retail businesses for sale to choose from on Daltons Business. Before you purchase a retail business, it’s important that you ask some fundamental questions about the kind of business you want to run, and then try to buy a shop that matches these ambitions. 

First off, are you sure you need a permanent high street presence? Some of the more unusual options include…

  • Online Retail: Nowadays, many online retailers operate from a spare room in their homes, gradually renting more space as and when the business merits the expansion. If you buy a home-based online retailer with a relatively small turnover, you need to think carefully about whether you have the necessary skills to take the business to the next level to justify the cost of office and warehousing space in future.
  • Pop-Up Retail: Another less traditional option is the ‘pop up shop’, where a physical premises is set up on a temporary basis to sell a short run of products, or to cover a seasonal trading period. One example of this is a Christmas gift or calendar shop, which might open its doors in the autumn, then close again once the New Year has begun. 
  • Mobile retail: Lots of mobile retail options are also available, mostly in the food retail sector. You can view a full list of mobile businesses for sale here.

If you do want to buy a retail business that includes physical premises, you need to consider the specific benefits of the location you’re looking at. The premises’ position on the high street (or its shop frontage) will have an impact on how many people are aware of your shop. The number of people walking past your shop (i.e. the ‘footfall’ of the premises) is another important factor in determining the level of trade that premises will command. The area itself may have a reputation for a certain kind of shopping experience, and you need to consider this as well. Is it easy to park close by? Are there a lot of upmarket boutique-type shops in the area or does the street have a grocery focus? 

High footfall and superb shop frontage isn’t always available, but it’s also not always a vital requirement when buying a shop – it depends on the kind of retail business you hope to run. Home and garden centres on the outskirts of busy towns can do well if the parking is good, and some bookshops and luxury goods shops, if they stock a unique range of goods, can do well on exclusive side streets. The advantage of buying a shop as a going concern is that the current owner has already proved that the location is suitable for the kind of retail you hope to carry out.

For further information, try our guide on how to buy a retail business.

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