Opportunity to purchase a long established and successful Wholesale bakery business.

Berkshire

Business

The business has run successfully for the past 20 years with the current owner (100+ years previously). With its dedication in Bread and roll production. It has built and maintained a reliable and versatile customer base and a holds a recognized level of accreditation for food production.

The building

Just 3 years old, Built for the sole purpose of a Bakery or Food Manufacturing site, at 5000 sq ft. / 450 sq m. This site offers the ability for good working practice of goods in – goods out production flow.

The building is contained in its own secure fenced and gated area with ample parking for company vehicles and staff. The site offers good access and turning for H.G.V.

There is no restriction to operation/trading times.

The current configuration has a good size office, Goods in store room, Open plan production and packing area, an additional packing store room and cleaning store with sink, Goods out and loading area. Separate male and female changing rooms and a disabled toilet, staff rest room facility. This is linked by a corridor with viewing widows to the production area.  A great show case for visitors.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to build a business up and expand or equally for an existing company to move into a different area of production .e.g. use the site to build a gluten free addition to their existing trade

Location                                                                                          

This is an ideal location. Within easy reach of major towns in the south with M4 (East and West) and the A34 (North and South) both are just minutes away.

Reading, Oxford, Newbury, Basingstoke and Bracknell (Waitrose HQ and distribution centre) 40 minutes. Further afield outskirts of London, Bristol and Southampton are just 1 hour by road.

Customer base.

With a versatile customer base, the business currently maintains supply to various large catering companies along with independent hotel and retail businesses. Bulk orders and are nominated suppliers too many large events.

 Equipment

The bakery is well very equipped to cope with both the current and any increased demands in production

Key opportunities

The business has been successfully running on its reputation for quality and service and traditional sale methods, there has been no real input into, marketing, web design or social media. The new owners will have the advantage of increasing the existing customer base while contributing fresh thinking, new ideals, products and motivation, with the ability to communicate on a new level to maximize the market potential.

Key facts

Purpose built for food production, Self-contained with secure fencing

Low rent – annual rent £19,000 new lease

Plenty of parking

Existing business

Turnover £590,000

EBITDA £ 68,063

Leasehold asking price     £135,000

Freehold – considered