This auto parts business operates under a national brand. This business specializes in the sale of automotive parts, heavy duty parts and the making of hydraulic hoses. The list price is less than 1 year of sales. This business is not considered a franchise instead it is considered more of a "membership" agreement. There is a short "Store Owner Application" that the buyer will submit to the main parts supplier.
A few top-selling categories would include brakes, filters, batteries, wipers, headlamps and tools/equipment. Prefer not to shop in-store? An online option is always available for shopping featuring in-store and online promotions.
This business provides retail sales as well as delivery services to corporate accounts such as dealerships, mechanic shops and auto-body repair shops.
The store location is on a major highway in this community. The real estate is leased and is sufficient for current demands.
The sales and marketing, of this business, have leaned heavily on relationships as well as being located on the most trafficked street in the community. Currently, this business offers a delivery service to dealerships, auto repairs shops, specialty garages, etc. A consistent focus on what is currently being promoted as well as building an online presence including social media would be strongly suggested. For a focused entrepreneur - there is market share to gain per the national parts supplier.
There are two other direct competitors in the marketplace. There is also a "big box" retailer in the community that also provides some of what this business offers. This business has built a loyal following after serving this community for 30+ years.
The seller has decided to exit this industry.
Will train for 4 weeks @ no cost There are no special skills or licenses required for owning and operating this business. As long as a buyer is coachable and able to provide solid leadership the rest can be taught. A business management background is always a plus.