Established Ice Cream Shop, Owner Financing Available
Fabulous Suwanee location, great co-tenancy
PRICE REDUCED!! Motivated owner! Owner has moved from area and needs to sell! At $10,000, this is perhaps the best deal you will ever see for an open and operating ice cream shop with all equipment and inventory included!!
It doesn't get any more all-American than this! Ice cream shop in upscale Suwanee is open and operating, motivated seller looking for smooth transition. This is the perfect opportunity for a local owner to take the business to the next level. Not a franchise, no royalties, and business is structured to have a VERY low breakeven of $70K/year. 30+ flavors of Blue Bell ice cream, 30+ custom toppings, sundaes, milkshakes, brownie sundaes and banana splits. Opportunity to host birthday parties, and business has built-in infrastructure to run up to 8 frozen yogurt machines as well. Lots of room to grow! Business in new shopping center anchored by popular Starbucks and Chick-fil-a locations. Located on Peachtree Industrial at McGinnis Ferry, one of busiest intersections in the city, more than 150K vehicles per day.
1600sf space with excellent rent rate, three years remaining on lease with two five year options. Original build-out was $250K plus $80K in equipment. Asking price of $40,000. With a purchase you get it all: 2-door freezer, 1-door freezer, 3-door fridge, two ice cream display freezers, 2-door retail fridge, water heater, 3-comp sink, veggie washing sink, Aldelo POS system, all interior and exterior furniture, all smallwares, and all existing inventory, toppings and paper/plastic supplies. Even $1K in existing marketing materials waiting to be put to use. Existing rooftop glycol system with interior manifold and backup water lines. There's a fully-functioning LED channel letter sign. There's even a giant 20'x6' chalkboard for kids, along with a foosball table, air hockey table, ping pong table and flatscreen playing family friendly DVDs. There's impeccable attention to detail in the build-out, from the hardwood-floor style vinyl coated tiles to the curves of the interior walls and ceiling. A real must see! Buyer would have right to use existing brand, known as "The Sweet Sundae". Or convert to a new name if you prefer. Existing relationships with Wood Fruitticher and Blue Bell wholesale. Deliveries two times per week as needed.
Business has enormous potential! Cost of goods is 15-20%, based on level of promotion. Existing team of employees run store really well. Minimal monthly labor cost, low insurance and workers comp. Currently open 4-9pm Mon-Fri, and 12-9 Sat and Sun. As business grows, opportunity to close later and/or open earlier to capture lunchtime and midday crowds. Utilities are low due to advanced thermostats to schedule AC usage by time of day and day of week. 10 tons HVAC already on roof, system running flawlessly.
Business has been absentee owned over past year. Owner now has moved away from area and needs to sell. This business can really thrive with a motivated owner/operator. Example owners: family business, college grad starting first small business, local mom looking to run turnkey operation, retirees seeking business always dreamed of with great income potential.
Existing owner is willing to provide full training on existing menu offering, introduce to team, provide for smooth transition heading into busy spring/summer 2014!