Healthy lifestyle opportunity on beautiful, Vancouver Island, BC. Proven success of nearly 20 years this business has become the most established place to go in its community for specialized high quality natural health products, alternative medicine, and eco-friendly alternatives. Raw foods, local produce, weight loss and sports nutrition counseling are major sources of revenue. Easy to learn business for new buyer. Fully operational website with well known logo and branding included in sale price. Dedicated, knowledgeable staff fully capable of operating the business should the new owner choose to operate passively. Long tenure employees possess formal training in Nutrition, Colonic Therapy, Aromatherapy, Chinese Medicine and Herbology. Situated in a high traffic, outdoor shopping plaza, this location is highly visible with a large store front entrance and lots of parking. Low lease rate with option to renew in 2013. Facility only 80% utilized providing excellent growth and expansion opportunity. The market for natural health products is one of the fastest growing markets in the developed world, and Canada is a leader in this global trend. Canadians remain very receptive to innovative, quality products and place greater emphasis on prevention as they take control of their own health. This demand for natural health products underscores a substantial market opportunity. For more information, please contact Michael Naprawa at 250-751-7917 or email mjn@sunbeltnetwork.com


Reason to sell : Current owners wish to pursue other business interests

Support and training : The owners are willing to provide training during the transition period.

Business opportunities : There is great opportunity to increase revenues by adding new product lines and developing an online store to expand the market beyond Vancouver Island. A new owner could provide additional products and services to a growing demographic of elderly. Activating fresh marketing initiatives and advertising campaigns would further enhance growth.

Business competition : The main competitive advantage is that this business was the first to be established in its location, making this company the most well known locally in the industry. They have a very strong customer base that continues to grow. It's also placed in a convenient, high-traffic location. Other than expected local competition as is common with retail, there are no known major threats to this industry, instead substantial growth is predicted.

Business location : Business operates in a 1210 sq ft building with excellent parking and a large stone front entrance. There is lots of storage space.
Price:
$109,500
Cash flow:
$28,000
Revenue:
$389,000
Seller financial available: No
Work from home: No
Franchise: N/A
Year established: 1993
Employees: 3
Inventory: $60,000
Date: Thu 27 Sep 2012

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Category: Retail Businesses
Location: Canada > British Columbia
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