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Pet Supply Store, Lucrative, Easy To Attract Employees For Sale

Rockville, Maryland, US
Asking Price:
$464,000
Sales Revenue:
Available on request
Cash Flow:
Available on request

This award winning franchise has earned an excellent reputation by offering a wide array of food, accessories, grooming services and animal care knowledge provided in a welcoming environment. Each franchise is large enough to offer everything customers need to pamper their pets, but small enough to feel like home. Their customers experience convenience, value and fun in every store. This franchise offers franchisees the opportunity to enter the lucrative pet specialty industry without having to go it alone. The pet business is fun, simple to operate, recession resistant and scalable. This franchise is one of the largest of its kind operating with hundreds of stores across the country. This low stress business will attract employees who love pets and are eager for a job in your store.

Fun, exciting and simple to run
No retail experience needed
Minimal # of employees to manage
Mature and recession resistant
$99 billion industry
68% of households own at least one pet
Royalty fee of 2% for 1st year, then 3%
Extensive on-going support by seasoned mgmt. team
They are the leader in organic foods

Single unit franchisees focus on the day to day operations; staffing, marketing, inventory management, customer engagement, etc. This is more of a hands-on role.

Majority of franchisees own 3 or more stores. Multi-unit franchisees focus on working with their store managers and growing their business. Emphasis on marketing, financial management, and growth. Each store manager handles the day to day operations.

Interested buyers must have a minimum net worth of at least $600,000 USD.

This sale is confidential. The information contained in this ad does not constitute an offer to sell or award a franchise and may not reflect the most current facts. Such an offer can only be made in compliance with applicable disclosure laws. Offerings are made by Franchise Disclosure Document only. Relevant information for business purchase will be provided by the Franchisor and Seller. Affordable Business Concepts, LLC does not make any guarantees or declarations regarding earnings. Before buying any business always consult your accountant, franchise attorney and or financial advisors. By requesting free information, you agree that Affordablebusinessconcepts.com and the business you select may contact you by phone call, text and or email you provided including for marketing purposes related to your inquiry. This contact may or may not be made using automated, pre-recorded or artificial voice technology. Data and message rates may apply. You also agree to our disclosure and privacy policy.

Property Information

Real Estate:

Lease

Location:

Stores are located in busy, neighborhood centers with food anchors. You gt a minimum of 60,000 population in a protected radius around the store. Population could be less in a smaller market. Many opportunities for stores in the greater Metro area

Premises Details:

Stores range in size from 3500-8000 square feet. The more intimate size allows employees to provide a greater level of service. Smaller stores mean lower rent, lower labor costs and lower prices with higher profits.

Business Operation

Expansion Potential:

Majority of franchisees are multiple store owners with one owning 65 units! Ideal for the passive investor since each store is run by a Manager and Assistant Manager. Adding stores over time is a proven scalable growth strategy in this $99B recession resistant industry.

Competition / Market:

This is one of the largest pet supply chains in the country. They pride themselves on superior customer service and satisfaction. They are the largest supplier of natural, raw or organic foods. Stores have self-service pet washing available. No Cats or Dogs for sale. Those are sold through local shelters and rescue centers however this franchise supports those local community efforts. Huge buying power from hundreds of stores allows for greater variety of products and lower prices. $10M invested in POS and IT systems to support franchisees.

Reasons for selling:

ABC is recruiting new pre-qualified buyers on behalf of a major National Franchise Brand. It is a start-up opportunity and not a resale of an existing business. Contact ABC to check for current pricing and availability. ABC does not make any earnings guarantees or declarations. The information contained in this ad does not constitute an offer to sell or award a franchise and may not reflect the most current facts. Such an offer can only be made by the Franchisor in compliance with applicable disclosure laws.

Trading hours:

Retail Hours

Other Information

Support & training:

Extensive training and support includes initial training, ongoing support, help lines, field support, annual meetings, advertising, central purchasing, etc. Training also covers Point of sales systems, marketing systems, operations, purchasing and merchan

Financing available:

$200K liquid is usually enough to proceed to purchase with good credit and funding. We can refer you to quality franchise friendly lenders who can help you obtain an SBA Pre-Qualification in 24 hours and or use your 401K funds to invest in your own business without penalties.

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