Spar Supermarket Freehold & Australia Post LPO Halifax QLD (Ref # 1487)
North Queensland Coastal Locality. Turnover $1.7M per annum (excluding GST). 1,400 square metre property with 660 square metres of improvements for the supermarket & Halifax LPO. A home could also be built on the land. The vendor would prefer to sell the property and the business as one package. However, he would also consider selling the business only and provide a long term lease. Established during 1991.
This business is essentially an independent supermarket, which belongs to the “SPAR Australia Limited” franchise group & Australia Post Halifax LPO.
The supermarket segment of the business carries an extensive range of products, which broadly includes; fresh fruit and vegetables, processed meats & poultry, packaged quick meals, tin foods, sweets, butter & other spreads, milks & other dairy products, soft drinks & juices, coffees & teas, cereals, breads, toiletries, pet food, washing detergents, cleaning products, etc. The supermarket is clearly visible by the “SPAR” red logo with a green emblem design and signage. However, each SPAR store is different with a strong sense of independence. Each SPAR store has a weekly specials catalogue. The business is simple to run with the marketing group taking care of some of the marketing, new product development etc.
The postal segment of the business possesses approximately 200 private mail boxes of which approximately 150 are let out. This post office accepts bill payments and issues money orders. It also sells stationery items, express post items, postage stamps, mobile phone & cards and gifts.
The business is ideally located in a high-profile position on Macrossan Street which is the main road running through Halifax. The store has 180 degrees exposure to the main road. Some of the nearby businesses include: Halifax Hotel, The BottleO liquor store, Homebrew & Tackle, Frank X Rupp & Sons Plumbers & Gas Fitters, Commercial Hotel and Halifax Meats. The floor area of the premises is approximately 660 m2. There is ample parking off-street parking plus parking on the street.
The SPAR Australia Limited group now boasts approximately 300 supermarkets and food & convenience stores throughout Queensland, New South Wales, the Northern Territory and the Pacific Island areas. The franchisor is based at a 20,000 square metres distribution centre at Acacia Ridge. SPAR Australia has the support of SPAR International which is based in Amsterdam Netherlands. This is the coordinating office for all 44 SPAR countries. (NB the photo is a generic photo only & not a photo of the actual business). GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO GET INTO THE SUPERMARKET BUSINESS!! WELL SOUGHT AFTER FRANCHISE GROUP!!
Asking $725,000 + SAV. (This includes $295,000 + SAV for the business & $430,000 for the property).