Established Canadian businesses - For Sale by Owner - in Canada
Listing # 62922005
Business For Sale
Educational Support Art Programs for Kids - I'm Retiring afer 35 years
Business Location: Alberta Postal Code: T2W Relocatable: Yes
Children & Youth Home Based Business
- Core business is delivery of clay & fused glass art workshops in schools - Programs support the curriculum study in schools & personal growth of children - In operation for over 35 years with an 80% recurring customer base - Engages the creativity of 17,000 children per year - Business follows the annual school cycle - All services are delivered in the schools - Buyer does not have to be a potter; should have an interest in art & enjoy working with kids - Buyer must have
business & marketing skills - Can be operated as a home based business; ideal for a husband & wife team - Owner & Founder of the business is retiring after 35 years - Asking price is based on past earnings
- Business has steady growth and profit margins - Recession resistant due to stable school business and controllable costs - Bookings managed by a custom designed, web based class scheduling program - QuickBooks financials for quotations, invoices and reporting - Has an experienced team of staff & instructors - Prompt payment of invoices by reliable customers - Has debit and credit card processing system - minimal capital equipment required and no lease for space
MARKET & COMPETITION
- Company is the industry leader in its field in Alberta - Market is Calgary and surrounding area - Competitive advantage due to ability to control costs, quality of products and customer base - Proprietary equipment required for delivery of the program is custom fabricated by the company - Marketing is by website, social media, printed materials, trade shows and customer referrals - Has a Training Program and Project Manuals for instructors
INCLUDED, EXCLUDED & OPTIONAL
- INCLUDED in the Price -
Customer database and records of past sales
Effective website, social media, advertising & marketing systems
Training program & projects manual for instructors
An existing 1350 SF studio located in Calgary South. It is on a monthly lease & tenant improvements were designed to be relocatable and re-used in a new location. Studio delivers the above programs to adults, children & groups.
A franchise package was developed in 2008 including legal documents, registered trademarks, URL’s in Canada and the USA, etc. Franchising was placed On Hold since then but the entire package could be available to the Buyer.
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