Central Business Sales is delighted to offer to the market a unique opportunity to purchase a well established and highly profitable pet shop. A family business, it has been very successfully run for 35 years and the owners are now looking to retire. A website and Facebook page are included in the sale - these could be further developed to maximise advertising opportunities and future growth. The business has an average turnover of over £300,000. The shop is in a prominent position in the centre of Helensburgh and is easily accessible from Glasgow, with a drive of around 50 minutes.
The business is run as a pet shop offering a full range of products including food, toys, cages, hutches, runs, treats, dog coats, feeding dishes, reptile accessories, bedding, aquatic food as well as cures and remedies. The shop also has a range of small pets and fish for sale and a popular delivery service is offered, which encourages repeat custom.
The owners have also established their own range of hypo-allergenic premium dog food and a range of budget dog food that proves very popular. There is scope to increase this range there is potential to offer additional services, such as grooming, from the premises. The staff that are employed have been with the business for a long time, are knowledgeable about the product lines and are popular with customers.
The premises are approximately 75m² (806 sq ft) and are in very good condition. The double front entrance leads into the main open plan display area. There is a good sized serving area located to the rear. There is also a large storage and staff area located at the rear of the premises.
The business is being offered on a leasehold basis with a brand new negotiable lease available. The rent is in the region of £20,000 per annum. Currently run by the owners, one full time and one part time employee, opening hours are 08:30-17:30 Monday to Saturday.
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