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MFR.-WHOLESALER-RETAILER OF GOURMET CHOCOLATES

Founded in 1983. This manufacturer of gourmet chocolates specializes in the production of high quality, richly flavored brand name chocolate products, using only the finest ingredients. Mainstay products sold include gift baskets, holiday gifts, novelty items, chocolates, wedding and party favors, plus corporate gifts. The company’s 140 Wholesale Accounts include a wide variety of Specialty Food retailers, Supermarkets, Wine Stores, Hospitals and Gifts shops. Sales are highly repetitive with 55% of revenues generated from Retail Sales, 40% Wholesale Sales and 5% Online Sales. Peak sales periods include Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Easter, Halloween & Thanksgiving. The business occupies 5,000SF which includes Retail, Warehouse & Kitchen operations. The company employs a stable, knowledgeable and well trained staff of Eleven Full Time plus Ten Seasonal Part Time Employees. Employees consist of One Retail Manager One Wholesale Manager, Three Kitchen Staff plus Five employees in Packaging & Shipping. The Owner wishes to retire but is available for a transition period.

Revenue:  1500000
Cash Flow:  425000
Years Established:  35
Training and Support:  Yes
Number of Employees:  11
Seller Financing:  Possibly
Reason for Selling:  Retirement