Berkshire Established Esquires Coffee Shop For Sale
About the Business
Established in 2015 this Esquires Coffee shop boasts a fantastic turnover in excess of £360,000. This store has an established customer base as well as benefitting from the excellent tourist trade in the area. Located in the heart of a historic market town, with a population of over 32,000. Situated in a prominent high street location. On top of the regular customer base, there are approximately 7.8 million tourism day trips and around 630,000 overnight trips in 2016. Which shows there is a fantastic pool of potential customers.
The UK coffee industry has been one of the fastest growing sectors in the retail industry over the last 10 years. With a fantastic turnover of £8.9bn, 82% of consumers visit a coffee shop on a weekly basis. This business provides an excellent opportunity to become a part of this thriving industry.
The current franchisee role is varied, with tasks including preparing staff rotas, liaising with head office and general staff training. As an esquires franchisee you are required to manage and motivate a team of staff as well as overseeing the day to day running of the business.
The current franchisee does not live in the area near to the store and is selling in order to achieve a better work/life balance. Providing the opportunity for a new franchisee to acquire this business and benefit from the success already achieved as well as pushing the business forward.
This information is taken from a prospectus of sale. Further information can be provided upon the signing of a Non-Disclosure Agreement.
Who is the franchisor
Esquires Coffee was founded in 1993, and the first store opened in a suburb of Vancouver called North Delta. The entry into the UK and Ireland came in 2000 via master license arrangements in England, Ireland and Scotland, respectively.
The founders of Esquires wanted a defined brand that was focused on fairness, integrity, passion, excellence, innovation, community, and sustainability. This culture has remained the backbone of the company as it has undertaken a global expansion into numerous countries. To date, there are cafes in the Middle East, Asia, the UK, Ireland, New Zealand, and Australia. With trusted locations all around the world, Esquires Coffee Houses provide a place for people to meet, socialise, and unwind with great service, great coffee, and great food.
Esquires multi-award-winning systems have been carefully integrated into each territory, providing a confidence that no matter which country and culture Esquires is operating in; the Esquires Coffee brand maintains its standards consistently.