94 Main Street, Lithgow NSW

For Sale

Retail

$39,000 Negotiable

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KIDDINGABOUT is situated in a prominent location in Lithgow. Successful retail Childrens Store with strong online and social media presence. No competition! Great coutry lifestyle location.

OWNER MUST SELL DUE TO FAMILY COMMITMENTS - SO BE QUICK - IT WILL GO AT THIS PRICE FAST!

All the hard work of establishing the business, customer base, sales, online and social media presence and sourcing suppliers for high quality product lines in the formative years has been done. Ready for the new owners to walk in and begin trading straight away. Act now to take advantage of the increased sales period in spring and summer.

INCLUSIONS

* fixed assets - shop fittings, fixtures,
* logo and branding
* all social media accounts (Facebook and Instagram) and online shop
* Vend POS, Shopify ecommerce account
* Support with changeover for up to 6 weeks including training
* Stock will be sold at valuation (currently approx. $40,000 - varies with arrival/sale of seasonal stock)
* PURCHASE PRICE will be a combination of purchase price plus SAV (Stock at Value)





DESCRIPTION

* Boutique style childrens store, beautifully presented and established 5 years. Sells high quality clothing, baby essentials, educational toys and more, with a focus on early childhood, new born to age 6.
* excellent reputation locally and as a destination shop for many out of area customers.
* known for exceptional customer service, high quality and well curated stock and informed advice for toys, baby goods etc
* substantial loyal customer base
* active Facebook page with 3,000 + likes and growing (linked to Instagram)
* easy to operate, integrated website and Facebook shop,



LOCATION

Situated in a prominent position in the Main Street of Lithgow, surrounded by several clothing boutiques, homewares, cafes and essential services and close to station and buses interchange. Plenty of customer parking in street or local car parks. Council also has planned Main Street revitalisation. In addition, Lithgow is a great lifestyle location with very affordable housing.

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LEASE
* Approx. $31,000 pa (including GST and % of outgoings)
* Current lease ends July 2018 with an option to renew for 3 years.
* Transfer of existing lease or new lease could be set up



SHOP PREMISES
* prominent and attractive Art Deco building over 2 shop fronts with over 90m2
* 4 windows for display
* colourful, light, and beautifully presented, fully fitted out store
* quality attractive shop fittings with well organised layout
* dedicated parent room with feed / change facilities and separate customer bathroom (or can be used as family area for your kids)
* recently laid timber floor and huge new enclosed storage area with extra bathroom



SHOP SYSTEMS IN PLACE
* fully operative electronic POS System (VEND)
* online sales platform - Shopify, linked to Vend with integrated Website
* Facebook Page with link to website store and Instagram account



STAFFING
* Can run on low labour cost - either 1 casual x 1 day week or run as a couple or work 5 ½ days yourself.
* Currently open 6 days (Mon-Fri, 10am – 5pm, Sat 10am - 2pm)



PERFECT FOR YOUNG FAMILY

* Walking distance to local public and catholic PS, HS and preschools
* suitable area at rear of shop for growing family to use for children either after school or for baby/ preschooler. Suitable room as play/ sleep/ TV etc plus adjoining kitchen and bathroom



POTENTIAL FOR GROWTH
* established business with shop front and online presence, ready for expansion
* currently showing consistent, steady, annual growth in sales
* potential to increase sales both over-counter and online, by extending open hours, working full time and via social media
* increased profits would support full time staffing or appointment of a shop manager in future
* currently showing consistent, steady, annual growth in sales
* online shop established and in early growth phase with the potential to increase online and social media traffic and therefore online sales
* increased profits would support full time staffing or appointment of a shop manager in future
* expand baby goods stock, prams cots, baby equipment etc to increase sales



COMPETITION
* KIDDINGABOUT has no other baby goods, specialty baby/ childrens wear or toy store within 60-80 km radius.

Financial info available for genuine prospective buyers with available finance.

Phone enquiries - please quote property ID 18680