This is an excellent opportunity to acquire a fun business ingrained in the community with a history that exceeds two decades. Not only has this shop been well known for years, it has continued to grow its sales volume annually for at least the past seven years, with 2020 and 2021 sales resulting in record sales each year. The shop offers a limited food menu in addition to its highly acclaimed and locally made ice cream.
Current owner has owned the business from its beginning and is preparing to retire. The steady customer base includes residents who have been regular patrons for years and many people passing through the scenic and quaint location. The larger community, including the surrounding area in which this business is located, is experiencing considerable growth, bringing more customers to the store on a regular basis.
Seasonal hours have been in effect for the past 15 years. Traditionally closed for the season January through most of March, reopening when the school district begins spring break. Spring hours begin 6 days a week from 10 to 9, then opening 7 days a week for the summer. Fall hours are typically 11 to 8, 5 days per week.
An active owner operator can enjoy a good work/life balance and be very successful. With this business, you can earn a very comfortable living while enjoying magnificent mountainside surroundings. Overhead is low with very reasonable rent. New owner will benefit from procedural manuals that the seller has developed to ensure consistent products and service for the customers.
Established by current owner in 1999.
Over the years other shops have come and gone in this area, but this is the one that has thrived.
Opportunities for growth exist for this business, in addition to the organic growth from a growing population. It’s possible to expand hours or days open and/or add more options to the menu.
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