**** Stock & URL included in the sale price **** www.cardsandflowers.co.uk included
Hilton Smythe are delighted to bring to the market on a Leasehold basis, an opportunity to acquire a well-established long-standing greetings card and florist business with an enviable local reputation, located in one of Fifes most popular coastal towns.
Cards and Flowers has been trading for many years in its current location & has been under the careful & meticulous ownership of our client for the last 6 years.
It is only now that the business is being offered to the open market for sale as it’s our clients desire to pursue another business interest, after many successful years of trading.
The business prides itself on offering quality greetings cards, novelty balloons, along with creating a range of stunning floral designs to suit any individual taste from the traditional to contemporary.
The business has an impressive number of regular customers many of whom are known by the current owners, who are popular and well-respected members of the local community.
We feel that there is fantastic scope to increase the turnover for this business by
• Undertaking in a robust localised marketing campaign
• Introducing a dedicated website to promote the existing business & help to grow a potential e-commerce side to the operation
• Attending wedding fairs
• Possible revised opening hours.
A fantastic opportunity to purchase this well-established, long standing business with a fantastic reputation.Location
Cards & Flowers is situated in the popular Victorian coastal town of Burntisland, perfectly positioned on the High Street, & benefiting from being surrounded by a host of complimentary local / independent businesses.
Burntisland is situated on the main Dundee to Edinburgh rail link making it a popular destination for the commuter.
The town benefits from a wide selection of local and recreational amenities including a golf course, indoor swimming pool, primary schooling, various shops, pubs and restaurants.
The town is also well serviced in terms of public transport with an excellent bus service to the larger towns of Dunfermline and Kirkcaldy.Premises
The business occupies the ground floor of a terraced retail unit and briefly comprises;
window and glazed door to front creating a light, airy and inviting interior.
Nicely presented shop that has been cleverly designed to maximise the space available. The main shop has extensive wall mounted displays allowing for easy movement, & till payment area located to the front.
To the rear of the shop can be found the flower room where floral displays are created, this benefits from a work station area and is well equipped with a range of supplies and also has a further greetings card display area.
To the rear of the shop can be found further storage, small kitchen area and staff w/c.
The business is well signed and easily visible to passing trade due to the prominent location on Burntisland High StreetTenure
We are advised that tenure is offered on a Leasehold basisHours
The business currently operates:
Monday – Tuesday - 10.00 am – 4.00 pm
Wednesday - 10.00 am – 1.30 pm
Thursday – Friday - 10.00 am – 4.00 pm
Saturday – 10.00 am – 5.00 pmStaff
The business is run & managed by the current owner & 1 part-time staff memberFinancial Profile
The Business has reported an annual turnover in the region of £24,000.