What are the current average sales and gross income for this route?
Currently this route grosses an estimated $204,814 in yearly sales, and nets $73,052 per year. Documentation will be provided to all serious buyers.
How do I get paid?
As an independent operator you are paid by purchasing product at wholesale cost and selling it to your customer base via the vending machines. This route currently receives an average profit margin of 50% after expenses.
How much can I make?
Vending businesses have unlimited growth potential and can be operated anywhere. The yearly sales can be increased by new accounts being established. New accounts can be established in person or by hiring a vending locating company.
Can I finance the route?
There is no seller financing for this route, and unfortunately banks will NOT write business loans against route based businesses for several reasons. However if you need money, you can review additional Financing Options Here
What are my expenses and overhead?
Expenses include, but are not limited to: product cost, machine repairs, gas, vehicle expenses, warehouse storage, insurance for your vehicle. The above cash flow represents the profit after an estimated $131,762 in operating cost and expenses are subtracted.
Who is responsible for damaged or out of date product?
You are responsible for the product you purchase.
What type of vehicle do I need?
Included in the purchase are two trucks: 1997 Ford Box Truck (106k miles), with an estimated value of $5,000 and 2001 Dodge Stakebed (88k miles), with an estimated value of $5,500. When considering additional vehicle lease or purchase, Routes For Sale recommends Bush Trucks.
What is the Gross vs the Net income?
The gross income for the route is $204,814 per year, minus your above mentioned operating expenses of $131,762 gives you $73,052 in net income or cash flow.
How does the selling price of the route get determined?
To determine a business’s price, a standard formula is to multiply 2 years of the net plus consideration of business assets.
Do I have to pay for additional machines?
Additional snack machines must be purchased, and can be obtained through a wholesaler the current owner purchases from.
Do I have to pay for inventory or purchase product up front?
Yes, the business requires you to purchase product at wholesale through vending companies such as Vistar or Sam’s Club and Pepsi.
What type of machines does the business operate?
The machines are Vendo, Dixie Narco and Automatic Product and National brands.
Why is the owner selling?
Seller is pursuing other business opportunities.
How many accounts does the route have?
There are 69 accounts, with 91 placed owned machines and 34 placed leased Pepsi machines. Included in the purchase are several unplaced machines. Estimated value of all machines is $50,000.
How long has the seller owned the business?
The current owner has owned this business for 9 years.
How many days a week, and what hours does the owner work?
Currently the owner works 5 days per week taking weekends off. Working 30-40 hours per week.
What about vacation time or personal days?
As an independent business owner you are responsible for servicing your accounts. It is our recommendation that you hire or train someone for additional time needed off.
What do you recommend when purchasing a business?
When purchasing this type of business we recommend forming some type of entity such as an LLC or Corporation to do business under. This not only offer protection for your personal assets, 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?
Be Your Own Boss with flexible hours! Unlimited growth opportunity! The vending machine business is a 100% cash-only business that offers a residual income! The long cherished notion of getting a job that would provide both long term security and benefits is close to disappearing in the American workplace. It is no surprise that more people today want to do “their own thing”. Hurry this won’t last long! Priced to sell at $170,000. Contact Us About This Route Here!
How can I learn more about these type of routes?
For additional Consulting Services with one of our route specialists Request A Consultation Here.