Vending Machine Route For Sale – Snack and Soda Route Hartford, Connecticut

Soda and Snack Bulk Vending Machine Route For Sale $65,000! Currently grossing an estimated $154,388 and nets $49,408 per year! Route consists of 50 accounts with 100 placed soda and snack machines. Owner also has a further 10 machines in storage. Machines have an estimated value of $30,000. Accounts include factories, car dealers and construction sites. This route is turn-key with unlimited growth potential! Current owner is able to service this route in 4 days a week. A truck is included in the purchase. This is a well established route and is operated in the Hartford, Connecticut area.

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Vending Machine Route

What are the current average sales and gross income for this route?

Currently this route grosses $154,388 in yearly sales, and nets $49,408 per year. Income documentation will be provided and is documented by logs as this is an all cash business.

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 $104,980 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Who is responsible for damaged or out of date product?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 is a 2009 E-350 Van (200k miles). Estimated value is $8,000. 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 $154,388 per year, minus your above mentioned operating expenses of $104,980 gives you $49,408 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. Included in the purchase price are 10 additional machines and some spare parts that are currently in storage.

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.

Vending Machine Route

What type of machines does the business operate?

The snack machines are Dixie Navco, USI and AP brands.

Why is the owner selling?

Owner is pursuing a new career.

How many accounts does the route have?

There are 50 accounts and 100 placed snack and soda machines. Accounts include factories, car dealers and construction sites.

How long has the seller owned the business?

The current owner has owned this business for less than 1 year.

How many days a week, and what hours does the owner work?

Currently the owner works 4 days taking Friday, Saturday and Sunday off. The hours are flexible and the owner has stated that it is possible to service this route in fewer hours.

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 $65,000. Price includes 100 placed machines and a further 10 in storage with an estimated value of $30,000. 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.

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.

Soda & Snack Vending
Hartford Connecticut United States