Looking for an easy business to run? This may be the one for you. Selling coffee, chocolates and a selection of gifts/homewares, all from a beautifully presented shop with superb beach side location.
The shop is in an excellent location in a busy and affluent Bayside suburb. Located at a busy intersection, it has huge exposure, ample passing traffic daily and beach views. This suburb attracts a lot of people who go there to enjoy the beaches and parks in the area.
This is a long established business with a long standing reputation in the community and sells simple light meals and beverages, a large selection of specialty chocolate confectioneries, gifts & souvenirs. There is no kitchen, hence it is easy to run and minimal staff is needed.
New owners need not have experience as this business is easy to run and a long time loyal staff member, who is able to manage the business and has excellent customer service, is happy to stay on a part time basis. Current owner, is also happy to provide assistance and training. The business is perfect for those with school aged children, as you can work between school pick up and drop off. Currently, the shop is closed on all Monday's and Public Holidays and the owner frequently closes throughout the year, after Christmas and Easter for holidays. This is truly one of the best "lifestyle" businesses on the market. The owner currently works with the assistance of a part time staff member, who has been in the shop for almost two decades.
Due to the ease and flexibility of this store, it also makes it suitable to visa buyers and semi-retired buyers, who are looking for a proftibale business, that is easy to run and enjoyable. This shop does not have you run off your feet and simply allows you to be in comfortable surrounds, talking to lovely local customers and tourists throughout the day. If you love socialising with people, want short hours and a profitable business that is very easy to run and light on labour- this is the one for you!
Currently trading Tuesday - Friday 9:30am - 5pm; Saturday & Sunday: 9am - 4pm.
There is huge potential in this business - huge potential to grow the range of homewares and gifts and also potential to create a website to enable online shopping and hamper orders, as well as increase trading hours, grow social media and focus on marketing etc.
Excellent, friendly landlord with solid lease and rent of only $2,404 per month, one of the cheapest rents on the street. Lease options of 3x3x3x3x3 which commenced in September 2022. Average annual turnover of approx. $240,000, for roughly 42 weeks of the year trading!
Well worth an inspection.
For more information about this opportunity, contact Elle Likopoulos on 03 9566 7300 or Chris Panagiotidis on 0433 582 533.