Business Overview

Full Service Print Shop For Sale!

TIP Printing in Truckee, California is for sale. This is a full service commercial print shop that has been operating and serving customers for over 25 years. TIP Printing delivers professionally designed print and bound materials using a combination of traditional offset presses and the most current digital press technology. Mailing services are also a strong source of revenue.

After many years of success, the two owners are ready to retire. They are willing to support a successful transition to a new owner.

The business location is part of the Lake Tahoe Region. This is a premier resort community which offers a lifestyle of summer and winter recreation and beauty. TIP Printing offers a new buyer the ability to balance this incredible lifestyle with a very successful and reputable business endeavor.

TIP Printing has a strong community involvement and a well established customer base. There is very little direct competition in the area. The growth and health of the economy is supported by the resort region influx of tourism as well as the short distance from Reno, Nevada with a fast growing economy.

The print shop leases approximately 1500 square feet of space in a business complex. The current space and equipment can support a substantial growth in production and revenue. Current rent and CAM are $2,930/mo

Call to learn more about this great opportunity to live and work in one of the most beautiful places in the country.


  • Asking Price: $225,000
  • Cash Flow: $60,000
  • Gross Revenue: $380,000
  • FF&E: $72,000
  • Inventory: $6,400
  • Inventory Included: N/A
  • Established: 1998

Detailed Information

  • Property Owned or Leased:N/A
  • Property Included:N/A
  • Building Square Footage:1,500
  • Lot Size:N/A
  • Total Number of Employees:N/A
  • Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
About The Facility:

Leased space in business office park in Truckee, CA

Is Support & Training Included:

Owners will support buyer transition

Purpose For Selling:


Pros and Cons:

Very little competition in the immediate area...30 miles from Reno, NV

Opportunities and Growth:

Current space and equipment will support increased production

Additional Info

The company was established in 1998, making the business 24 years old.
The sale shall not include inventory valued at $6,400*, which ins't included in the asking price.

The building is leased by the business for $2,930 per Month

Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?

There are all sorts of reasons why people resolve to sell companies. Nevertheless, the genuine reason and the one they tell you may be 2 totally different things. As an example, they may say "I have too many various commitments" or "I am retiring". For numerous sellers, these factors are valid. But, for some, these may just be justifications to try to conceal the reality of altering demographics, increased competitors, recent reduction in incomes, or a range of other reasons. This is why it is very essential that you not depend entirely on a seller's word, yet rather, use the vendor's response along with your total due diligence. This will paint an extra sensible image of the business's present circumstance.

Existing Debts and Future Obligations

If the existing business is in debt, which lots of businesses are, then you will certainly need to consider this when valuating/preparing your offer. Many companies finance loans with the purpose of covering items such as stock, payroll, accounts payable, and so on. Bear in mind that sometimes this can suggest that profit margins are too small. Many companies fall under a revolving door of taking loans as a way to pay back various other loans. Along with debts, there may also be future obligations to think about. There might be an outstanding lease on tools or the building where the business resides. The business might have existing contracts with suppliers that need to be fulfilled or may result in fines if terminated early.

Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics

Just how do operating businesses in the area bring in brand-new consumers? Often times, companies have repeat consumers, which form the core of their daily revenues. Specific aspects such as brand-new competitors sprouting up around the location, road building and construction, and also personnel turnover can influence repeat customers as well as adversely affect future earnings. One crucial thing to take into consideration is the area of the business. Is it in an extremely trafficked shopping center, or is it hidden from the main road? Obviously, the more individuals that see the business regularly, the higher the opportunity to develop a returning customer base. A final thought is the basic location demographics. Is the business placed in a densely populated city, or is it situated on the edge of town? Exactly how might the local average home income impact future revenue prospects?