Independent Shipping, Packing, Mail & Copy Center For Sale
Custom packaging service provides high margins
Windham County, Connecticut
Listing Number: 1575
Asking Price: $150,000 (inventory included)
Gross Revenues: $210,628
Cash Flow: $75,505
This established and growing packaging, shipping, mail and copy center, is located on a heavily-traveled route in northeastern, CT. The location is highly visible in a small plaza with other retail businesses. There is plenty of parking and it is an authorized shipping outlet with all major shipping/mail carriers. A working owner can earn over $75,000 and could easily add eBay or Facebook selling services for customers to increase business and traffic.
The shipping center has no local competition. An owner with computer skills could add business word processing, excel, graphics and other computer-related services to increase revenues. There is a showroom for additional items to be displayed and sold to drive more sales from incoming customers looking for mailing services.
This one-stop shopping for all packaging, mailing and shipping needs are handled fast and with professional courteous service. The convenience of picking up packages from eBay, Amazon, Walmart and other online companies that ship, means that they will be delivered safely until they can be picked up.
The shipping center operates with one full-time manager and 2 part-time employees for certain days and Saturdays. It is open 6 days a week. The owners are absentee. The manager will be leaving but the part-time help will be staying.
Facilities: The business recently moved to a leased 1,200 square foot highly-visible commercial plaza near the freeway, which has had a positive effect on sales in a relatively short period of time.
Growth & Expansion: By establishing connections to local businesses to handle their packaging and shipping needs and arranging pickups would create a greater network and additional revenues. Promote and expand the mailbox services since most small business needs a physical location not a P.O. Box address. Become a “Preferred Shipper” and promote your custom packaging services.
Employees: 1 FT/ 2 PT
Financing: A qualified buyer should be able to obtain SBA financing with 20% down.
Support & Training: Support and Training will be available
Reason Selling: Life style change