TCBY is one of the most beloved brands in the world for good reason: millions of loyal customers enjoy their delicious frozen yogurt treats every year. And with frozen yogurt consumption increasing by almost 50 percent in the past five years, the TCBY audience continues to grow. Today, TCBY is ahead of the curve and doing more than ever to remain the frozen yogurt leader and innovator. This franchise is the main leader in offering fresh, healthy, and innovative Greek yogurt in the United States. The business opened in May of 2013. This is an outstanding location next to a newer nationally recognized cinema chain, an international sub shop franchise, and a restaurant and lounge in the Bellingham area. There is virtually no competition. This is the most loved Greek Yogurt in America. This is quickly becoming a destination place for locals and families in the area who want to see a movie and have a bite to eat before or after the cinema. The business is surrounded by glass windows and it has a modern, chic, and friendly look and exemplifies the new look of the Franchise. It has about 1740 square feet and has seating inside for over 49 customers plus outside seating for 16 +customers during the summer. There are 7 yogurt dispensers (each one having 3 flavor dispensers) , a custom designed self serving toppings bar where the customer can pick and choose the toppings they want for their yogurt, a large area in the back for the walk-in freezer and cooler, lots of storage and office space. The business offers for sale TCBY brand premium soft-serve frozen yogurt, hand-dipped frozen yogurt, fresh yogurt, yogurt-based smoothies, custom innovative toppings, sorbet and other approved food and drinks for dining in or taking out. This is the perfect place for the parents to bring the kids before or after the movie for a healthy treat. The current owner has not been active in the day to day operation of the business and has done virtually no advertising or promotion. This is a real money maker even for the absentee owner. The new owner can add the Ms Field’s Cookie franchise at no additional franchise cost (this usually costs about $30,000). This would greatly increase the revenues and would require no additional employees to operate it. The Seller has over $450,000 invested in just the build out. The Franchise royalty fee is 6%, the national advertising fund fee is 3% and the transfer fee is around $7,500. The Franchisor provides one week of training at their headquarters in Colorado and the Seller will provide an additional week of on-site training at the store. The Seller will consider helping with the financing of the business with a qualified buyer.
This successful trade magazine for independent book, music, gift, and specialty stores across the United States has been in publication for 27 years. This publisher's special focus is the Body-Mind-Spirit market, including Green and Organic, a 290-billion-dollar industry of millions of consumers.
Average circulation of the print magazine is 10,000 print copies, plus thousands more views through the online digital version. The main source of income is display advertising by wholesalers eager to connect with store owners and buyers. Additional advertising offerings in recent years include digital ads, inserts, polybags, online sound clips and videos, and an emailed newsletter of special offerings from advertisers.
The magazine has an active and loyal following among independent retailers. The magazine’s dynamic website offers readers exclusive access to wholesale information and peer networking opportunities along with valuable extra exposure for the magazine’s advertisers.
This company shows long-term, continuing profits. The CEO is retiring and is ready to work with a new owner to hand over leadership of this special publication and company.
Ameda Auto Sales has proved successful after over 20 years in business by filling a niche in the auto sales market place. Ameda auto focuses on low end cars with prices that appeal to buyers who can not or do not wish to put much into an automobile. In addition to selling cars they offer fair financing. Buying cars at auction for good value and turning them over with low risk financing has brought this business into a steady stream of profitable years. Its a business plan that works and it can be yours. The current owner will train the new owner. Located at the Guide Meridian and Pole road the traffic is great and exposure to car buyers couldn't be better. There is no blue sky in this sale. The sale is for automotive inventory, computers, desks, shop equipment and receivables. proven current accounts receivable along with furniture, fixtures and equipment.
This specialty music store has a very consistent financial history of profit. Its reputation in the community is very high. Located on a high traffic street with great parking it is ready to move up to the next level. Training is offered to assure success to the new owner.
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