Profitable Printer & Ink Cartridge Business For Sale

39 Station Road, Portslade, Brighton, BN41 1AG

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Price on request Price Description: Offers Invited Units: 1 Floors: 1 Area: 900 sq ft Type: Business, Commercial Status: Sale

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Property Description

Spratt and Son Commercial are delighted to bring to the market this excellent opportunity to purchase a well-established and profitable printer and cartridge business situated in Sussex.

The business, which has been trading since 2005, provides complete printing solutions to local business and private customers with products ranging from ink cartridge replacements to the supply and ongoing print management of photocopiers and printers.

This is an excellent turnkey opportunity for those seeking a manageable first business or an existing business looking to expand its client base and trading area.

 

LOCATION:

The business trades from a ground floor lock-up shop situated in a prominent location in Station Road, Portslade. The well-established shopping parade is situated on the approach to Portslade Railway Station and benefits from good footfall levels and a great deal of passing traffic.

The main client base for the business is within the Brighton and surrounding areas, however they do ship nationwide and there are no restrictions on trading territory.

 

ACCOMMODATION:

The accommodation with approximate room sizes comprises:

 

Main Shopfront                          370 sq ft

Store Room 1                            185 sq ft

Store Room 2                            125 sq ft

Store Room 3                            225 sq ft

Kitchenette                                Unmeasured

WC                                           Unmeasured

 

BUSINESS:

The business was established in 2005, originally operating under the Cartridge World franchise before rebranding to ‘Cartridges & Printers’ in 2015.

The business provides complete printing solutions to both local business and private customers with products ranging from ink cartridge replacements to the supply of photocopiers and printers. All cartridge products are sold and packaged with the company’s copywritten logo

Current opening hours for the shop are 9am-5:30pm Monday – Friday and the business also offers a same day delivery service to local customers in a sign written van which is to be included within the sale.

The business is currently operated by the two existing owners without the need for any staff.

We would consider there to be scope for immediate growth with the introduction of online sales being added to the website which is a service not currently offered.

This is an excellent turnkey opportunity for those seeking a manageable first business or an existing business looking to expand its client base and trading area.

Accounting information is available to serious applicants upon request.

 

LEASE:

The premises are currently held under the terms of a 10-year lease from 2016 at a rent of £10,750 per annum. The lease expires on 05/01/2026.

 

PREMIUM:

Offers are invited for the business, goodwill and trade fixtures and fittings (full inventory to be agreed). Stock at valuation.

 

LEGAL FEES:

The purchaser is to be responsible for the Landlord’s legal fees and the seller’s abortive costs unless otherwise negotiated.

 

RATES:

The Rateable Value for the property is £8,900. An ingoing occupier may be subject to Small Business Rate Relief and there would be no rates payable. All parties are advised to make their own enquiries with the local authority as to the rates they may incur.

 

VIEWING:

As the business is still trading, all viewings are strictly by prior appointment with Spratt & Son and no direct approaches are to be made.

Should you wish to view, please contact Spratt & Son to make an appointment.

 

ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE:

The Energy Performance Asset Rating for the property is C: 71.

Copies of the EPC and accompanying Recommendation Report are available upon request.

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