Gourmet chocolate and sweet confections

TYPE OF BUSINESS: Gourmet chocolate and sweet confections business with a wide variety of chocolate products produced on site. This business is known for using only the finest ingredients hand selected from around the world. They produce custom chocolates for any occasion. You name it, and they can do it, gift baskets, wedding displays, catering, events, special occasions, corporate and seasonal gifts. These products are available for sale in multiple locations across the metro area.

Established over 15 years ago. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday 8:30am to 4:00pm.

 

 

FACILITY: This business has a favorable lease and are located in a 1,500 sq. ft. kitchen/retail space in a beautiful high traffic strip mall with plenty of parking. Monthly rent is $1,784.

 

 

EMPLOYEES: The owner works approximately 20 – 30 hours per week along with 2 full-time and 8 part time employees.

 

 

GROSS SALES: Gross sales for 2021 were $246,400. Cash flow to an owner operator was approx. $53,000. Gross sales in 2020 were $168,394 and in 2019 was $326,104.

 

 

ASKING PRICE: The owner is asking $175,000 for the business, this includes  $12,000 (cost) in inventory, and the value of the equipment, furniture and fixtures is about $42,000.

 

 

REASON FOR SALE:  Retirement.

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About Bill Kraemer

Bill Kraemer brings a unique skill set to the business broker arena. As a former business owner himself, Bill understands what it takes to develop, build and successfully sell a business for maximum value. He has the unparalleled ability to identify individual strengths and align buyers with the proper businesses. His passion, experience and honest approach give him the ability to relate to business owners and their enterprises. Bill has over 30 years experience in the Minneapolis/St. Paul marketplace and has established a reputation as a trusted business advisor to clients and businesses alike. He specializes in buy/sell transactions spanning across manufacturing, distribution, franchises and service industries. Bill lives in Apple Valley with his wife of 30 years, Susan and their two children – Lauren and Nick. Bill loves spending time with family and friends and is an avid outdoorsman.

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