#1 Children's Franchise Store for Sale - Hickory Hills, IL

Hickory Hills, IL (Cook County)

Loaded with Inventory!
Contact Seller

Asking Price: Get Financing: $100,000

Cash Flow: N/A

Gross Revenue: $717,000

EBITDA: N/A

FF&E: $54,000

Inventory: $162,000*

Lease Rate: N/A /SF

Established: 2009

*not included in asking price.

#1 Children's Franchise Store for Sale - Hickory Hills, IL

Get Financing Save Print Share Valuation Report

Business Description

Once Upon A Child has been in the Chicagoland market for over 20 years. The location in Hickory Hills opened nearly 10 years ago and is now available as the owners are retiring. This business is very rewarding. As an owner you'll have interactions with people who love to get the most for their money and love the recycling aspect of the business. People also love getting paid for their gently used items. Every day, Once Upon A Child is helping families buy high end clothes without the high end prices. The environment is fun and there's nothing better than doing something different to help the community every day.

ABOUT ONCE UPON A CHILD:
It’s no secret – kids grow and keeping up with their changing sizes and styles can be expensive! Once Upon A Child, North America’s #1 children’s resale retailer, fills this need and is the solution for parents looking for high quality gently used children’s apparel, toys, shoes, baby equipment and accessories at affordable, family-friendly prices. The system average sales for Once Upon A Child is just under $1M so there's plenty of room to grow.

Detailed Information

Inventory:
Not included in asking price
Real Estate:
Leased
Building SF:
5,040
Lease Expiration:
2/28/2020
Employees:
2FT, 14PT
Furniture, Fixtures, & Equipment (FF&E):
Included in asking price
Facilities:
Located in a busy strip mall anchored by Jewel, Planet Fitness, and Loyola University Dr. Offices. The center is very well managed and there's plenty of customer parking. Easy access to a major expressway and right by a busy intersection. The store is in very good condition with a very attractive lease through February 2020
Competition:
No direct competition in the immediate area.
Growth & Expansion:
Community involvement is huge for this brand and the most successful franchisees are those who get outside the four walls of the business and network throughout the market with moms groups, day cares, hospitals and more. Opportunities also exist in marketing with additional emphasis on both traditional and digital advertising. This is part of the training for new franchisees and supported by Winmark and media buying partners.
Support & Training:
Training is required and provided by Franchisor upon transfer. Ongoing support in marketing, advertising, merchandising, inventory and financial management and more are provided by Winmark through field visits, semi-annual conferences, trade shows and regional meetings. New product buying group keeps all Once Upon A Child franchisees competitive with the big boxes on new product. Franchisor may require an additional investment in working capital.
Reason for Selling:
Retirement
Business Website:
http://www.onceuponachildhickoryhills.com
Contact Seller

Contact the Seller

(from currently available funds)
 
Contact Seller Loading

Pete First

Business Listed By:
Cat Eckstaedt

Winmark Corporation

Show Phone Number

View My Listings

Listing Statistics

Saved This Listing:
Unlock
Days Active On Site:
Unlock
Appeared in Search:
Unlock
Listing Detail Views:
Unlock


Ad#:1480276 Report an issue with this listing

The information in this listing has been provided by the business seller or representative stated above. BizBuySell has no stake in the sale of this business, has not independently verified any of the information about the business, and assumes no responsibility for its accuracy or completeness.
Read BizBuySell's Terms of Use before responding to any ad.


Similar Listings


Rocket Fizz Soda Pop and Candy Shops

Franchise Opportunity
Capital Required: $150,000