Utz Chip & Pretzel Route Distributorship For Sale – Middlesex County, New Jersey

Utz Potato Chip, Pretzel Route for sale in the Middlesex County, New Jersey region for $126,000!  Financing available with approximately $34,000 down! Currently grossing an estimated $394,635 per year in sales and nets an estimated $57,670. Distributorship and “protected territory” are purchased through independent distributor and contracted through Utz. Seller currently distributes well-known brands of Good Health, Bachman Pretzels, Utz potato chips, popcorn, pretzels, and much more! This route has 26 accounts. Plenty of opportunity for growth.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Price:

$ $126,000

Per Month

Cash Flow:

$ $57,670

Per Month

Financing:

$ Yes

Per Month

Listing:

$ Active

Per Month
Utz Chips Route
What are the day-to-day operations of this route?

To summarize, you will deliver product to existing accounts that include grocery stores and retail stores usually starting in the morning hours. Your responsibilities will include the following: evaluating and creating an order of product needed for the shelf, pull the order from your inventory, receive the order through the back door, and then fill the order to the shelf.

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

Currently this route averages $7,589 in weekly sales, and grosses $78,927 per year in commission.  Income documentation will be provided to all serious buyers.

How do I get paid?

As an independent distributor you are paid by commission. This route currently receives an average of 20% of its gross weekly sales of $7,589 ($1,518 per week).

How much can I make?

$1,518 per week is the routes weekly average! This number can be increased, by supporting the company’s promotions and up selling within your designated territory. Route values can also be increased by new accounts opening, new product lines being added, and simple inflation.

Can I finance the route?

Yes, Utz will finance an estimated $92,000 for 7 years. The remaining balance you will have to put down in the form of cash. If more financing is needed, you can review additional Financing Options Here.

What are my expenses and overhead?

Expenses include but are not limited to route payment (if you finance): fuel, vehicle maintenance, handheld computer, stale or damaged product, and insurance (Note: route payments vary for each distributor, depending on how much money you put down verses how much you finance). It is estimated that there would be $409 per week in expenses/overhead or $21,257 per year.

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 workers’ 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?

There is no vehicle included in the purchase. Common delivery vehicles used for this type of business are box trucks or trailers. When considering a truck purchase, Routes For Sale recommends MAG Trucks.

What is the Gross vs the Net income?

The gross income for the route is $78,927 per year, minus your above-mentioned expenses of $21,257 per year gives you an estimated $57,670 in net income or cash flow.

How does the selling price of the route get determined?

All route sales are determined by a ratio based on a weekly sales average. The selling price of this route is $126,000 based on a weekly sales average of $7,589; you come up with a selling ratio of approximately 16.6:1.

Utz Chip Route

Do I have to pay for inventory or purchase product up front?

No, you do not have any out-of-pocket expenses when purchasing your inventory. You are however responsible for any inventory that cannot be accounted for through your sales. As long as you run the business as it is designed to operate, you will not have any out-of-pocket expenses or losses.

Who is responsible for damaged or out of date product?

You are responsible for stale or damaged product. In some cases, depending on the item, Utz will reimburse you.

Do I have to sign a contract?

Yes, as an independent distributor you sign a service agreement to represent Utz. In turn the company agrees to promote and assist you in growing your business. The contract is to protect both the company and its distributors.

How many accounts does the route have and where is the warehouse located?

Currently there are 26 accounts that include popular grocery stores convenience stores and gas stations. The location of the accounts and warehouse will be disclosed upon execution of a Non-Disclosure Agreement.

Do I get paid full commission when something goes on sale?

When the company discounts an item for store promotions, you are paid full commission on the discounted selling price.

How many days a week, and what hours do distributors work?

Customers service requirements for the distributor will vary from account to account. Hours are based on what is required to meet customer demand. Early morning hours are required.

What about vacation time or personal days?

As a independent distributor/business owner you are responsible for servicing the route. It is our recommendation that you hire or train someone for additional time needed off. Additionally, you can network and hire distributors with previous route experience at RouteReliefDrivers.com.  Route Relief Drivers is a nationwide network that allows independent route distributors and vacation relief drivers to connect with each other. Each party negotiates its own terms and compensation.

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 form an 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?

Utz distributorships have been expanding and deliver many well-known name brand products such as potato chips, popcorn, pretzels, and much more! Routes are recession proof, and located in a solid, stable, productive area. Utz routes currently offer large territories for expansion and growth opportunities! Don’t hesitate on this one!  Priced to sell at $126,000! Contact Us About This Route 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.

Utz Chips
New Jersey
Middlesex County New Jersey United States