Shoe Shops for sale

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 I am delighted with the service – I’ve sold my business and highly recommend Daltons to other business sellers 

Marianne Ross (April 2014)
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Leasehold Price: £275,000 Price Reduced Annual Turnover: £363,000 Annual Gross Profit: £174,000
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Business Description
This very well-known and established business has been successfully trading for 20 years. In that time it has built up a sterling reputation in the shoe industry as a leading supplier of high quality shoe laces, shoe repair materials and shoe accessories to shoe retailers and shoe repair companies throughout the UK.

Now firmly established this family run business offers a range of high quality products that are manufactured in both the UK and Europe and sold under the company’s own brand label, plus selling additional leading manufacturers brands where appropriate.

The business has a very impressive client list that spans the whole of the UK. Typically the business sells to independent retailers so is not reliant on any one customer. Whilst it does not sell itself online it does supply several companies whom themselves market and sell the company’s products via the internet. The current client base consists of some 400 concerns all of which are serviced by the business direct to ensure prompt service and consistent delivery. Client satisfaction is paramount and the company prides itself on its ability to meet client fulfilment levels each and every time.

The business currently operates from ideal leasehold premises where stock is held. The site is secure and modern. Business could easily be relocated if need be.

Goods have traditionally been purchased or commissioned to be made by British companies under their own brand name, which is synonymous with quality. The business also sources several of its leather items (be it laces, soles etc.) from Spain and Italy such is the quality they and their customers require.

This business’s high quality and branded product offering gives its clients a distinct competitive advantage. The company provides the majority of its products from stock and offers a most efficient and effective service, with next day delivery in most cases. Many of the products supplied are exclusive products, giving the business a substantial advantage within the market.
Number of Employees: 02

Tenure: Leasehold

A large percentage of new clients derive from recommendations, the business regards existing clients as their best advertisers and has maintained an impressive base of satisfied repeat customers (circa 400 regulars) while continuing to attract new referra

Support & Training:
The current owners will provide all necessary training and handover to ensure a smooth transfer of the business to the new owner. Both or either of them would also be prepared to stay on for an extended period of time,

Leasehold Term:
The business operates from modern secure leasehold premises. Annual rent is circa £10,000 p.a. Rates are circa £2,120 p.a. Premises comprise circa 1,500 square feet of modern warehousing facilities. The current facility has spare capacity based on current trading levels. There is ample parking. The business could be easily be relocated if need be.

Is this business relocatable: Yes

Listed by: Turner Butler
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