Pet Shops for sale in East Sussex

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Peter Webber (March 2014)
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Asking price: £65,000 Annual Turnover: £85,000
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Business Description
Are you looking for a business in the pet food market? If you love pets and working with people this is an interesting business which is operating within a growing market and could be just for you!

OSCAR offers support throughout and provides not only flexibility but also the freedom of choice to work from home to develop a successful career.

The current owners have enjoyed running the business for the last 20 years and now feel it's the right time to pass it over to someone new and enjoy their retirement. Located in the area of East Sussex, which has potential for further development, it is an opportunity worth investigating.

Established in the 1990s and with over 100 franchisees throughout the UK, OSCAR is very experienced in training and supporting its franchisees.

Further Potential:
Currently it is operated on a part time basis taking no more than 25 hours most weeks to operate. The hours are flexible allowing plenty of freedom and deliveries are currently only done on 2 days per week.

At its peak the business had net turnover in excess of £180K per annum and net profit before tax in excess of £60K. In 2014 part of the business was sold in readiness for the remainder to be sold to accommodate retirement.

Included in resale:

Exclusive territory & Established customer base

Provided by OSCAR:

Innovative and user friendly training delivered by experienced mentors.
Unique to OSCAR – A formal nutritional qualification.
Full colour livery.
Professionally branded corporate marquee.
Corporate clothing and equipment.
Vast array of branded marketing materials.
Access to online marketing tools.
Access to online PR system.
Franchise manual for easy reference at your fingertips.
Internet discussion forum enabling you to network online.
Bespoke customer relationship system.
Fully functional bespoke accounts system.
Internet discussion forum.
E-commerce to send customer enquiries direct to your business.

OSCAR for your customer:

A reliable, convenient free home delivery service.
Easy payment system - making shopping easy.
A variety of tasty, highly nutritious pet foods and a comprehensive range of accessories.
100% honest label policy - customers have reassurance of a quality product.
The best possible ingredients and vitamins to maintain good health and wellbeing.
A FREE helpline to experts in nutrition behaviour and back-up veterinary advice.

OSCAR continues to reinforce franchisee development with exciting incentives and avenues of opportunity.

Additional options...
OSCAR is dedicated to ensuring that resale businesses will have the best support in business development. As an addition to the agreed resale price you can choose further options to suit your personal needs and life skills, including:

Micro-chipping,Tele-appointing,Savagewood marketing support (options)
Vehicle display system,Social media,Show equipment.

As market leaders in pet food home delivery OSCAR has full membership of the British Franchise Association and the Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association.

This is a franchise business operating under the OSCAR Pet Foods banner. Working from home, OSCAR provides a pet care service that covers a wide range of benefits to pet owners, from British-made nutritious pet food, a comprehensive range of accessories and healthcare products to advice in nutrition and behaviour.

If you would like to find out more about this exciting resale opportunity please complete your details below and OSCAR will be in touch!
Trading Hours:

Support & Training:

Location Details:
This is made up from postcodes within which the business operates and has sole rights to sell the Oscar products. In general terms the area goes from Rye in the east along to Seaford in the west then goes north as far as Mayfield and Ticehurst. The main towns within the area are Rye, Hastings, Bexhill, Eastbourne, Seaford, Polegate, Hailsham, Heathfield and Battle together with all the surrounding villages. In total there are just over 84,000 households allocated and just over 87,000 households reserved. This is a much larger area than most Oscar franchises have.

Is this business home based: Yes


Listed by: Oscar
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