THE NORTH’S PREMIER PET SHOP AND GROOMERS in Middlesbrough for Sale.
This is a very well-established business which has operated from this location for over eight years now and is highly regarded amongst its customers for its unique approach to pet care with natural and organic products and an unparalleled specialist grooming service. Annual Pet Shop Turnover £109,000. Annual Grooming Turnover £75,000. Clients from far and wide bring their beloved dogs here for the special care and attention they provide. The pet shop is unique too with carefully thought out eclectic fixtures and decor. As well as a vast range of pet supplies, feeds and accessories, the shop boasts a 5 Star live animal licence and attracts many customers looking to add anything from a tropical fish to an egg laying duck to their family. The business is purposely being run at 75% capacity to suit the owners lifestyles and to leave plenty of time for personal interests and pursuits. Energetic and ambitious new owners could certainly benefit immediately by taking on more clients for the groomers. Demand is very strong and the current owners could take on substantially more if they were more commercially inclined to do so. This represents a huge opportunity to take this business to a whole new level of profitability. The business has a bespoke built, computer driven appointment management system and boasts over 1,000 registrants on its mailing list. Located centrally amongst other shops and businesses in the towns major shopping parade, with a very attractive single frontage belying the surprisingly ‘Tardis’ like interior retail area. Open plan ground floor sales shop, beautifully merchandised and arranged to accommodate dedicated areas displaying well-stocked tropical fish tanks and reptiles, other live animals and pet areas, and well-stocked racking and displays of animal feeds and accessories. Management back office and staff WC. Stairs leading to landing with staff kitchenette. First floor wet room for bathing and shampooing. Two areas accommodating a maximum of 6 hydraulic grooming stations. EPC Band B.