FedEx Ground & Home Delivery Routes For Sale – Melbourne, Florida
FedEx Ground & Home Delivery Routes for sale $740,000! Currently routes are grossing $845,232 and nets $192,849. Turnkey with a full time manager in place! Includes 6 full time routes, plus 4 supplemental routes, 11 vehicles and 11 employees willing to transfer with the business. Territory for this route includes the Melbourne, Florida region and is purchased through independent distributor and contracted through FedEx. Huge growth potential in a fast expanding area! Current owner recently purchased newer vehicles which has reduced the vehicle repair expense. Please be advised that owner will not entertain seller financing, SBA loans, or third party lending. If seeking financing, buyer must be able to borrow against personal assets. Growing business backed by a publicly traded company on the NYSE!
Frequently Asked Questions:
What is the current yearly gross for this route?
Currently this route grosses $845,232 per year. Income documentation will be provided to all serious buyers.
How do I get paid?
As an independent distributor you are paid per stop, per package, and through bonuses.
Can I finance the route?
Need money? You can review additional Financing Options Here There is no seller financing for this route, and unfortunately banks will NOT write business loans against route based businesses for several reasons.
What are my expenses and overhead?
Expenses include, but are not limited to: fuel, repairs, payroll, scanners, uniforms, workers compensation, vehicle maintenance, and insurance. The current owner estimates $652,383 per year in expenses/overhead for the business.
What type of insurance do I need?
Typically a single owner operator of a route distributorship will need commercial insurance for their delivery vehicle and business liability insurance. Owners with multiple employees will need a multiple vehicle policy and worker’s compensation. Routes For Sale now offers discounts on insurance! Through our size and volume, we have partnered with some of the largest insurance brokers in the nation to offer the best rates. Request Your Free Insurance Quote Here.
What type of vehicle do I need?
The current owner operate this business with the following vehicles that are included with the sale of the business: 2015 Ford P1200, 2013 Ford P1200, (2) 2012 Isuzu Reach, 2006 Freightliner, 2004 Ford E350 (new motor), 2004 Ford E350, 2004 International 4600, 2003 Ford E450, 2001 E350 (new motor) and 2006 Chevy 2500. All vehicles are paid in full. Estimated value is $196,000. When considering an additional truck purchase, Routes For Sale recommends MAG Trucks.
Does the company provide a fuel incentive?
Yes, FedEx provides a fuel supplement based on current prices.
What is the Gross vs the Net income?
The gross income for the route is $845,232 per year, minus $652,383 estimated yearly expenses as mentioned above gives you the net $192,849 as an investor of the business.
How does the selling price of the route get determined?
FedEx owners determine the selling price of their route by using a 3 multiple of their yearly cash flow/net income. Routes that are turnkey with a full time manager in place sell for up to a 4+ multiple.
What are the company requirements?
FedEx requires a third party background check, you must have no felonies and a decent driving record. Additionally 1 year of driving experience of a similar delivery vehicle you intend to drive within the last 3 years, or 5 years within the last 10 years if operating as an owner/driver of the business. If you do not meet these requirements, owners can now bypass the required experience by taking an approved FedEx course to qualify as drivers. Owners do not need to meet this requirement if they don’t intend to drive.
Do I have to sign a contract?
Yes, as an independent distributor you sign a service agreement to represent FedEx. The contract is to protect both the company and its distributors.
Is this a viable business model for growth?
Yes! Route values can be increased by new account openings, and additional growth in the area. FedEx uses sales reps to expand and develop the routes. In fact CNBC recently did a documentary called “Inside The Package Wars” showing the growth over the years of FedEx and it’s competitor UPS. View The Video Here.
Why is the distributor selling?
Owner has other interests.
Where is the Terminal/pickup location?
Terminal will be disclosed upon execution of an NDA.
How long has the business been established?
This business has been established for 8 years.
How many days a week, and what hours do distributors work?
Drivers work 5 days a week Monday through Friday with Saturday and Sunday off for Ground Routes. Drivers of the Home Delivery Routes work Tuesday through Saturday with Sunday and Monday off. Hours of operation are between 7:30am – 4:00pm.
What about vacation time or personal days for drivers?
Currently there is a full time manager in place to cover for time needed off.
What is required in order to qualify for purchase?
Typically, most company routes or distributorships will require you to attend an interview for approval from the company, background check, and in most cases require the buyer to form some type of entity such as an LLC or Corporation. This not only protects the company, but also ensures protection of your business. If you need help forming this, we recommend that you Form A Corporation Here.
What else should I know?
FedEx Ground and Home Delivery have enjoyed a successful working relationship with independent contractors for nearly 25 years. Includes 8 full time routes, plus one supplemental. Turnkey with a full time manager in place! You collect money the week you take over. Seller will train! Priced at $740,000! Contact Us About This Route Here!
How can I learn more about these type of routes?
In order to provide New Buyers with as much information as possible we have put together a quick overview of the industry. Learn More About FedEx Routes Here! For additional Consulting Services with one of our FedEx route specialists Request A Consultation Here!
Disclaimer: Routes For Sale is a Broker that brings buyers and sellers together. Routes For Sale does not represent, or is not affiliated with the company the distributorship is being offered. All agreements are made between the buyer and seller and not Routes For Sale. It is the prospective Buyer’s duty and obligation to verify the accuracy of the Seller’s representations and if necessary retain attorneys, accountants, business appraisers, or other professionals. The representation of income is based on a current 52 week sales average generated by the efforts of the current owner. As with any business you can make more or less.