MISTER NICE GUYS BAKESHOP 151 UNION ROAD, ASCOT VALE
FOR SALE: CUSTOM CAKE & RETAIL BAKERY – ASCOT VALE
Melbourne’s first 100% plant based bakeshop. Established 2010 with loads of gluten free + allergy friendly options. Specialising in birthday cakes.
This Is A Fantastic Opportunity To Get Into The Hottest Growing Sector Of The Food Industry.
Have a passion for cake decorating and ready to showcase your artistic skills? This opportunity to own a profitable custom cake + retail bakery might be perfect for you!
This successful business has a long-established reputation as one of the best places in the Melbourne area to order unique & artistic cakes for celebrations. The current owner focuses mostly on cakes, baked goods, sweet & savoury pastries. Wedding and reception cakes represents an area that the next owner could grow the business if they chose but the current speciality focused cakes are profitable. There is a busy retail component that also adds to the income. The counter service includes, coffee, sandwiches, cheesecake, cupcakes, cookies and an assortment of fresh baked savouries & pastries and many other dessert options.
This is a great turnkey opportunity to take over an existing loyal customer base with substantial repeat and referral sales and many business accounts. They have over 18,000 Facebook followers along with over 30,000 Instagram followers. The business has been acknowledged as the ‘Best Bakery’ on many occasions.
The shop is set up for baking everything in-house, with hood, large oven, big mixers, a large walk-in frig, and everything you need. The space is approx 120 sq. mtr. With total rent only $2,950/month! The owner has enjoyed the customer connections and creative outlet that the business brings but a sea change have resulted in the difficult decision to sell. This could be an excellent business for a new owner that has some baking and cake decorating experience and love for doing things out of the ordinary! This business is very organised and is the perfect platform for an aggressive buyer to explode to a national brand, or just enjoy it as a local favourite that is already profitable. The owner will provide training and transition time as part of turning over the business to a new owner.
_ Absentee owner run
_ Well established niche speciality retail bakery shop with growing clientele
_ Prime busy retail location catering to both the surrounding neighbourhoods with daily-needs retailers, as well as the pickup and prepaid uniquely prepared cake orders.
_ Seats 30+ patrons indoor + outdoor
_ Long secure lease
_ Excellent rental term and conditions
_ Well trained staff and management in place
_ Strong reputation for quality and amazing vegan, egg & dairy free, gluten & lactose, cochineal & gelatine, wheat & corn free cakes
_ Expansion beyond the current geographical footprint is also very possible by utilising wholesale distribution
_ Any baker will appreciate the straight forward layout built for efficiency and ease of production.
_ Recent updated leasehold improvements
_ Well-equipped venue with excellent fixture, fittings and equipment
_ Huge opportunity for an aggressive owner operator to take over this specialist bakery and take it to the next level! Plenty of room to scale the business up, add wholesale, expand retail sites. A catering business looking to expand into a new market, or existing company looking bolt on to existing portfolio and expand into new lines, Or are you simply just passionate about plant based foods to turn that passion into a reality with your own Vegan food company!
_ This business enjoys excellent margins
The 2019 sales were $1.3M and the net profit was approx $220K! Financials packet available for review with signed NDA. Interested? Please fill out our confidentiality agreement/NDA form to get started. Once we receive your confidentiality agreement, we will send you a listing sheet with photos and details to start.
We look forward to talking with you about this exciting opportunity!
To get more information about this Custom Cake & Retail Bakery business for sale in Ascot Vale, please phone Nathan Lihari | Boston Brokers at 0411 988 999.