Established business in heart of a thriving market town. Would suit “hands on” chocolate lover with creative flare, keen to become part of local business community maintaining independent retail outlets. Full support and handover provided if required.
Business Description: Les Chocolats Belges has been part of the local Woodbridge scene for over 30 years. Often known as the “Woodbridge Chocolate Shop”, we have a fantastic location in the heart of the town, opposite the Turban Centre. The premises are located in a Grade 2 building and it gives the shop a quirky look and feel which suits Woodbridge perfectly. Our location ensures high footfall and we attract a lot of passing trade.
We have a varied customer base from tourists to regular and corporate clients. We also have a new user- friendly ecommerce website.
We have of one of the largest range of carefully selected high quality, hand-made Belgian chocolates in the country. Our unique selling point is the packaging and presentation designed to individual requirements and occasions.
Recently the business has also started to venture into the ‘wedding favour ‘ market with significant potential to expand in this area.
The chocolate shop is a thriving business operated by local family. The local community is keen to preserve and protect the continuity of independent retailers within Woodbridge. The current owner would wish to offer support and training, if required as part of the sale, to ensure this happens.
9.00am to 5.00pm - Monday to Saturday
Support and Training:
Handover and training available – subject to negotiation
Les Chocolats Belges is located in the vibrant and busy pedestrianised Thoroughfare in Woodbridge. Currently in a finalist in the “Best British High Street”. Woodbridge is a beautiful town well known for hosting many local and independent shops. There is a food and farmers market once a week and there are a number of local events throughout the year. These include the Woodbridge Regatta/Christmas Street Market/Maritime Woodbridge/ the Shuck Festival, all of which draw many customers to the town. Woodbridge is a day tripper location with several coach companies offering a visit to this historic town. There are also excellent road and rail links.