One of the unique features of having Advantage Business Acquisitions represent you is that we have the experience owning and selling small businesses of our own as well in Chicago. We are an entrepreneurial firm and enjoy working with clients that have the same spirit. Like many businesses, our greatest assets are the knowledge, experience, and contacts that our people bring with them. Tony Gavros is an Illinois Licensed Business Broker and also an Illinois Real Estate Broker. Tony has over 20 years working in, managing, consulting with and selling all kinds of businesses. While many of the businesses have been within the food & beverage industry, Tony has also sold businesses in more than 200 other industries. Tony started working in the restaurant industry when he was 15 years old and for the past 12 years has specialized in selling all types of businesses, including food and beverage related businesses. Given Tony’s past history in business operations & consulting, he understands the key elements of analyzing a business and identifying areas of opportunity. Being a business owner, Tony also fully understands the importance of confidentiality when advertising a business for sale, along with the potential impact to the business if employees, customers & competitors find out the business is for sale. Advantage Business Acquisitions takes the necessary steps to properly prepare your business for sale. Preparation, is the key to success.
Cookies by Design is looking to expand its current area shops and also to other various locations (Orland/Tinley,Crystal Lake, Oak Park, St Charles/Geneva, NW IN) throughout Chicagoland. We have shop locations for purchase (Chicago,Vernon Hills,Glenview and areas to develop (Orland/Tinley,Crystal Lake, Oak Park, St Charles/Geneva, NW IN for purchase. We have the perfect model for someone who is great at networking and marketing our unique and popular products, and owning their own business. We will assist you in the production of our decorated cookie bouquets and gourmet cookies. This keeps a potential owner with the time available, to promote and grow the brand. You can run one of our shops with one or two employees! (We require a vendor agreement, at the purchase).
Mission's Tortilla Route for sale $78,000! Currently generating $346,940 in yearly sales and nets $55,605. Distributorship and territory are purchased through seller and contracted through Mission Foods. Mission Foods currently distributes its well-known brand of tortilla's, chips, and more. Huge growth opportunity with this route. Territory for this route is located in the North Chicago region to include Lake Bluff, Libertyville, Mundelien, Lake Forest and Vernon Hills, Illinois. New Target in Lake Bluff just opened! For more details and financing options go HERE: http://www.routesforsale.net/mission-foods-route-lake-forest-illinois.html
Vernon Hills, IL
The amazingly new and unique playground and birthday party facility for children in shopping mall. This is a cool business that you can easily manage and enjoy working with kids and people. This place is all set up and operating for almost three years and growing in sales every year, located in busy shopping mall in Northern Chicagoland. All equipment and place is in spotless shape. NO other large indoor entertainment of this type in the area. This place is open 7 days a week with hours being 10am to 9 pm, Sunday 11 am-6 pm. Well trained staff will stay. Owner will provide up to 2 weeks training.
Vernon Hills, IL
Offering the best tasting, healthiest, award-winning frozen yogurt that's nonfat, 100% all-natural, gluten-free and packed with probiotics paired with an array of delicious toppings. It’s more than just frozen yogurt, it’s a healthy café. In addition to tart frozen yogurt, also offer sweet yogurt, Greek yogurt, dairy free sorbettos and fro-yo mashups. Plus a delicious line of smoothies and made-to-order fruit & yogurt parfaits that are perfect a meal or snack along with award-winning probiotic iced teas & lemonades, hot chocolate, cold brewed iced coffees & frozen lattes and fresh squeezed citrus & green juices. As well as have the opportunity to add salads, wraps and other grab n’go items as Red Mango expands their franchise offerings. The idea venue in an engaging retail environment with 5 self-serve Taylor machines (10 rotating flavors), large toppings bar and more. Bright modern interior. Simple operation - turnkey! Has been named the best frozen yogurt in Los Angeles, Seattle, Las Vegas, Chicago, Utah and New York by highly regarded independent publications. Prime retail space in an upscale regional shopping center directly across from Westfield Hawthorn Mall. This busy center is anchored by hhgreg,Wal-Mart, Golf Galaxy, ToysRUs, Petco and much more. Other popular eating establishments along with Red Mango include Corner Bakery and Sushi Thai. Surrounded by a vast commercial and residential area. Confidential listing, please do not discuss with employees! Recent Accolades: * Entrepreneur Franchise 500 – Fastest Growing Franchise 2014 * Entrepreneur Franchise 500 – Top Food Franchise 2014 *#1 Zagat-rated Smoothie/Frozen Yogurt chain in the United States (2011-2012) *#1 Zagat-rated for Healthy Options in Quick Refreshment chains in the US (2011-2012) *2011 "Top 10 Most Promising Franchises of 2011", Inc. Magazine *2011 "Ultimate Yogurt" Award, Dallas Voice Reader's Voice Awards *2011 Maroon Weekly's "Best Dessert" Reader's Choice Award (College Station, TX) *2010 #4 of 50, "The Future 50", Restaurant Business Magazine *2010 "Forty Under 40" Dallas Business Journal (Dan Kim) *2010 Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Award (Dan Kim) *Entrepreneur of the Month Jan 2010 - Restaurant Business Magazine (Dan Kim) *Nation's Restaurant News 2009 Hot Concepts Winner *Scientific Excellence Award 2009 - SupplySide West*#1, "Top 10 Places to Get Your Fro-Yo Fix" - 2009 LA Weekly *2009 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur/Year Semi-Finalist *Fastest Growing Restaurant - 1Q&2Q 2008 by RestaurantChains.net *Best Frozen Yogurt - Chicago Magazine - Aug 2008 *Best Frozen Yogurt - Las Vegas Life Magazine - Dec 2007 *Best Frozen Yogurt - OC Post - Jul 2008 *Best of New York / Frozen Yogurt - NewYork - Oct 2008 *The Healthiest Frozen Yogurt - New York Post's Page Six Magazine - Jul 2008 *Best Frozen Yogurt Shop - Best of the Bay TV 2008 *Best Frozen Yogurt - Seattle Magazine, 2009 *Best Frozen Yogurt - Best of State, Utah, 2009 *Best Frozen Yogurt - Seattle Magazine - Apr 2008 *Fast Casual, Top 100's "Sweet 16", 2009 & 2010
Vernon Hills, IL
Using only the finest ingredients, offering freshly made creamy ice cream, yogurt and sorbet blended on a frozen granite stone with endless combinations of fruits, nuts, candy and more. Their new proprietary sweet & creamy yogurt comes in low-fat/calorie flavors and includes probiotics. Every creation is made to order available in cups, waffle bowls, cones, shakes and smoothies plus mix & go. And their Hot Stone plated desserts offer classic indulgent desserts with chocolate chip cookies, brownies, churros & funnel cakes. Also available old fashion sundaes, coffee frappes and pre-packed quarts. Every option for every one! Plus the richest cakes, cupcakes, cookie sandwiches, pies and novelties for any occasion for take out or delivery conveniently ordered online or by smart phone 24 hrs/day. Prime retail space in a busy shopping center at Route 60 & Butterfield Rd in the main retail corridor of Vernon Hills. Other popular tenants include: Buffalo Wild Wings, Chili’s, Marciano’s Pizza, Sushi Kushi, Robeks Juice, Starbucks, Hair Cuttery, Walgreens and more. Other area retailers include Sports Authority, Target, Toys R' US, Petco, Dicks, Best Buy and much more. Part of a 27-acre mixed use development that includes 132 luxury row homes and a pre-school. Just around the corner from the Sullivan Center, Vernon Hills’ park district with fitness center, gymnasium, pre-school program and youth classes, as well as, an aqua park. Walking distance from the Hawthorn Elementary School and Junior High. Close to the Aspen Drive Public Library. Minutes from Westfield Hawthorn Mall! 2015 YTD Sales up over 25%! Confidential listing, please do not discuss with employees.
Vernon Hills, IL
Famous for their hot, fresh made-to-order Philly steak sandwiches and other 100 % USDA choice steak, all-white meat chicken breast and fresh deli subs, grilled salads, gourmet fries and freshly squeezed lemonade. Premium spot in the food court of a popular northwest suburban mall that has just under gone a $50 million dollar renovation to become the entertainment mecca of the area with the addition of several restaurants, a Dave & Buster's arcade/restaurant and a 12 screen, 1,600 seat state-of-the-art AMC cinema just opened this spring right next to the food court. The food court was remodeled in 2014 and the entrance closest to the food court was closed half the year affecting sales negatively, but now construction on the food court is complete! Other popular tenants include Cajun Cafe, Ketchup, McDonalds, Panda Express, Sarku Japan, Sbarro, Subway and Taco Bell. No more empty spaces!! This premier shopping destination is anchored by Carsons, Macys, Pennys and Sears plus over 140 fabulous shops including Banana Republic, Bare Essentials, Cache, Coach, Gap, Godiva, H&M, LOFT, Mario Tricoci, New York & Co, Pandora, Swarovski, Teavana and much more. Cash Flow: $64,000 (After Paying Manager) Confidential listing, please do not discuss with employees. Recent Accolades: • Best of Atlanta 2012 • Franchise Times - Top 200 Franchise List 2012 • Franchise Business Review - Franchisee Satisfaction Award Top 50 2012 • Franchise Business Review - Franchisee Satisfaction Award Top 50 2011 • Fast Casual Magazine - Top 100 Movers & Shakers 2010-2011 • Inc. Magazine - 5000 Fastest Growing Companies 2008-2010 • Entrepreneur Magazine - Top 57 Fast Food Franchises in the World • QSR Magazine - Best Company to Work For 2009 • Entrepreneurship International - Top 200 Global Franchises • Restaurants & Institutions Top 400 2009 • Business First Magazine - Largest Private Minority Business in central Ohio 2009 • Entrepreneur Magazine - Best of the Best Quick Service Restaurants 2004-2009 • Men's Health, Top 10 List - Best Chicken Sandwich • Dunn & Bradstreet - All Star Best of Best Franchise List 2009-2010 • Business First Magazine - Top 50 Private Business • USA Today - Road Warrior's Best Food in Atlanta Airport • Corporate Caring Award Finalist - Columbus Business First, Columbus, OH • Mass Mutual U.S. Chamber of Commerce - Blue Chip Enterprise Award • Entrepreneur Magazine - "Best of the Best" Franchises 2006 • Entrepreneur Magazine - Franchise 500 List, Rated #1 in Category 2001-2002, 2004-2009 • Success Magazine - Annual "Franchise Gold 200" Top 20
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