Business Overview

CREAM, Inc. was founded in 2010 in Berkeley, CA by 2 brothers to share their unique ice cream sandwich creations. Franchising began in 2012. CREAM Inc. HAS WAIVED ROYALTY, ADVERTISING AND TRANSFER FEE INDEFINITELY.

Kiosk in SAP Shark Stadium as part of the sale for no addition cost. SAP Stadium is about a mile from the San Jose store.


  • Asking Price: $599,000
  • Cash Flow: $324,623
  • Gross Revenue: $1,153,320
  • EBITDA: $324,623
  • FF&E: $120,000
  • Inventory: $15,000
  • Inventory Included: N/A
  • Established: 2013

Detailed Information

  • Property Owned or Leased:N/A
  • Property Included:N/A
  • Building Square Footage:N/A
  • Lot Size:N/A
  • Total Number of Employees:13
  • Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment:N/A
About The Facility:

All FF&E to be in good working condition prior to change over. San Jose is located on a corner. Milpitas store is inside a mall. SAP Shark Stadium is a kiosk.

Is Support & Training Included:

1 week of training on site.

Purpose For Selling:

Moving out of state

Pros and Cons:

Seller will include kiosk at SAP Sharks Stadium at no additional cost

Opportunities and Growth:

Kiosk in SAP Shark Stadium included in sale at no charge. No rent at SAP, just 20% commission of total revenue

Established Franchise:

This Business Is An Established Franchise

Additional Info

The venture was established in 2013, making the business 9 years old.
The transaction doesn't include inventory valued at $15,000*, which ins't included in the requested price.

Why is the Current Owner Selling The Business?

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Existing Debts and Future Obligations

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Understanding the Customer Base, Competition and Area Demographics

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