AJF Commercial are delighted to offer for sale this very well established freehold nut and bombay mix manufacturing business, perfectly located in the busy town of Bamber Bridge in Preston, Lancashire.
Bamber Bridge is situated in the heart of the North West with excellent motorway access with the M6, M61 and M65 motorways linking to the region’s largest towns and cities including Manchester, Liverpool, Preston and Blackburn. The town boasts many complimentary businesses including bars, restaurants, cafes and retail shops.
Vanguard Alnut Company has been trading since 1960 as a family run business and over this time our client has gained a wealth of commercial customers through their quality of produce and service.
The business supplies a fabulous range of bombay mixes and nuts all manufactured on site. Some of which include: salted peanuts, salted cashews, pistachio nuts, chilli nuts, roasted peanuts and many more.
All orders are tailored to suit their customer requirements and the reputation and service our client provides to its clients is outstanding, thus providing much loyal and repeat trade.
There is plenty of scope to develop this business further with the introduction of an e-commerce website where customers can order online and the option to open a shop within the premises for walk-in service to customers.
The business is only now being offered for sale as our client is wanting to take a well deserved early retirement.
Large detached freehold ground floor industrial unit approximately 3000 sq ft.
The business is highly visible with good frontal signage and roller shutters to the door and windows.
Car parking to the front of the business for approximately 6 cars.
Door leading into reception and office area with table and chairs, computers, printer, filing cabinets, telephone system and card machine.
Door leading into large despatch area with adequate shelving for orders and large roller door for loading deliveries and customer pick up.
Included in the sale is a 2 tonne Forklift.
Large manufacturing and frying area with machinery. Some of which include: peanut processing machine, batch fryer, preparation tables, label printer, Metalcheck machine, Sontex packing machine and Gainsborough twin head machine and much more.
To the rear is a kitchen / staff break out area with kitchen facilities.
Ladies and Gents WC.
The business currently operates with 5 members of staff.
Monday – Thursday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
Friday – Sunday: Closed
We are advised that the tenure is Freehold.
We are advised that the business is currently exempt from Business Rates.
We are advised that the annual turnover is £217,000.
There is further scope for the new owner to take the business to the next level and increase the existing turnover with the opportunities to open a shop within the premises, introduce new lines and an e-commerce website would benefit the business giving customers the option of online ordering.
This is a fantastic opportunity to own a well-established business with a large customer base and being ideally positioned in a good trading area with great motorway access.
Therefore, AJF Commercial can strongly recommend early discussions.
Bamber Bridge, Lancashire