Listing ID: 82936
Profitable 91 year old condiment distributor for sale in Missouri. Nationwide brand with presence in major grocery store chains across the united states. Primarily focused on wholesale but also does some online retail business.
- Asking Price: $755,000
- Cash Flow: $293,361
- Gross Revenue: $893,000
- EBITDA: N/A
- FF&E: N/A
- Inventory: N/A
- Inventory Included: N/A
- Established: 1931
- Property Owned or Leased:N/A
- Property Included:N/A
- Building Square Footage:N/A
- Lot Size:N/A
- Total Number of Employees:1
- Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
6 months training is being offered.
The venture was established in 1931, making the business 91 years old.
Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?
There are all types of reasons why people choose to sell companies. Nevertheless, the true reason vs the one they say to you might be 2 entirely different things. For instance, they may say "I have way too many various commitments" or "I am retiring". For many sellers, these factors stand. But, for some, these might just be reasons to try to conceal the reality of transforming demographics, increased competition, current decrease in revenues, or a range of other factors. This is why it is really essential that you not rely absolutely on a vendor's word, but rather, make use of the vendor's answer combined with your general due diligence. This will repaint a more realistic image of the business's present scenario.
Existing Debts and Future Obligations
If the current company is in debt, which many companies are, then you will have reason to consider this when valuating/preparing your deal. Many operating businesses take out loans in order to cover things such as supplies, payroll, accounts payable, so on and so forth. Remember that sometimes this can imply that profit margins are too small. Numerous companies come under a revolving door of taking loans as a way to pay back various other loans. Along with debts, there may additionally be future obligations to consider. There might be an outstanding lease on tools or the structure where the business resides. The business might have existing agreements with vendors that have to be fulfilled or might cause charges if terminated early.
Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics
Exactly how do operating businesses in the area draw in new clients? Most times, companies have repeat clients, which develop the core of their daily earnings. Certain variables such as new competitors growing up around the area, road building, as well as personnel turn over can affect repeat customers and negatively affect future incomes. One essential thing to think about is the location of the business. Is it in a very trafficked shopping mall, or is it hidden from the main road? Undoubtedly, the more people that see the business regularly, the higher the possibility to construct a returning consumer base. A final idea is the general location demographics. Is the business located in a densely inhabited city, or is it situated on the outside border of town? Just how might the regional average household earnings effect future earnings prospects?