Central Business Sales is delighted to offer to the market a highly successful city centre stationery business. The owners have successfully run the shop for over 25 years, building up a highly profitable business with a very high volume of repeat customers. This is an excellent opportunity, with potential for growth.
The business is currently run as a very successful stationery shop with a large customer base, including local residents, students, tourists and commercial clients. It offers a full range of popular products including home office, business and school supplies, along with services including printing, photocopying and binding. The website could be developed to include an e-commerce facility and there is scope to increase the product range.
The premises are in a prime location on Morningside Road, home to a number of independent retailers. Approximately 50m² in size, the property is in very good condition throughout. The single front unit has a large display window and has an open plan sales area. There is an office and storage space to the rear.
The business is being offered on a leasehold basis with a a long term lease in place, although the owners have indicated that they may consider selling the freehold property. Rent is £16,000 per annum and 100% rates relief applies under the Small Business Bonus Scheme. The shop is family run and is open 09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday and 09:00-13:00 on Saturdays.
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