Verified Listing
Posted on March 16, 2018 / 289
Price : R1,300,000
Listing Type : Florist
Location : Gauteng
Ref. No : 2429
Year Established : 2005
Trading Hours : 9am - 6pm
Lease Term : Renewal May 2018
Turnover : R116 400
Expenses : R43 300
Net Profit : R73 100
Asset Value : R450 000
Stock Value : R80 000

A RARE opportunity presents itself to BECOME THE NEW OWNER of this exceptionally fine businesses.

The business has been in operation for thirteen years operating under the very capable hands of the seller who wanted to ‘sell beautiful flowers’. The Seller previously worked in the Financial Field, this knowledge gave him expertise to ensure the financial side of the business ran smoothly and profitably.

This type of business is recession resilient. There is always a steady demand for products. The business does not have to rely on seasonal factors although obviously these factors provide an additional spike in business. As flowers transcend religion, there are a stream of occasions throughout the year from all faiths to buy flowers and plants. The occasions of Mother’s Day, Valentine’s day, graduations etc. keep the business constantly busy not to mention the functions that take place in the area. The business has three golf courses within its radius who have banqueting functions throughout the year.

The business is situated in one of Johannesburg’s most established shopping centres and it’s mix of tenants provides constant traffic to this prime mall. The mall has 24-hour security. The mall is very innovative with regard to increasing traffic to their tenant businesses such as holding regular shows and fairs.

The shop is situated in a very prominent position as it is outside one of the lift areas and first entry from one of the parking sites. The business enjoys a parking bay for its delivery vehicle.

When approaching this florist, the ambiance is noticeable and fine fragrances seems to draw the customer into the shop. The outside displays are quite remarkable. The shop has major retailers close by and is also very near the entrance to the office / medical block.

The florist prides itself on worldwide deliveries and is a member of Interflora which has a network of 40,000 supporting businesses.

The business boasts arguably one of the most attractive websites in the business. It has listings on the majority of online directories, sayellow, yellow pages, net pages, to name a few. The Facebook page also attracts a huge following with positive posts

The business operates in the high-end market with exceptional standards and quality and as such have amassed a number of very influential and famous people. The business has a reputation as ‘preferred supplier’ in the area. The owner is very innovative and has developed the staff in the same aspects. Has already received accolades such as leading florist in the area as well as greater JHB and Sandton areas. The business also gets a rating of 5/5 on Google reviews.

* Troy Maidwell – LP JHB North