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Asking Price$150,000
Revenue$382,843 Established2004
Cash Flow$50,000 Employees0 full, 12 part
FF&E$150,000* FranchiseYes
InventoryUndisclosed RelocatableNo
Real EstateUndisclosed Home-basedNo
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Excellent opportunity to own a hot franchise for a great price!  Using only the finest ingredients, the highest quality ice cream available which is made fresh each day at the store.  Every ice cream creation is then made to order by blending in mix-ins on a frozen granite stone.  (This is a confidential listing, please do not mention to employees.)

Prime retail space located in a 109,144 square foot neighborhood strip center anchored by a 57,240 SF Giant Food, which opened in 2005. The shops are strategically located on the north side of Frederick adjacent to major arteries of travel, MD Route 26 and Monocracy Boulevard. Other popular tenants include Panera Bread, Starbucks, Mamma Lucia & Five Guys.  The surrounding community continues to expand with additional single family and multi-family residential development.  Also near Riverside Center and Monocacy Park.  And less than 5 minutes from downtown Frederick!

Listing Company: EatZ & Associates
Listing Agent:  Tami Hillier
Contact Number:  503-319-4626
Facilities:Leased Space – Rent $4,200/mth including trash. Current lease expires 2015 with two 5yr options. Square Feet: 1,327. Seating: 6 Inside & 10 Outside. Days/Hrs of Operation: Daily 11a-10p.
Competition:# 1 Ice Cream Franchise in the Nation. Voted “Best Ice Cream” countless times. They offer quality, variety & choice, which is what customers want! Better because it’s made fresh every day in every store, which puts them completely in a class of their own. Industry experts categorize Cold Stone as "Super Premium." Ranked #1 in Category. Entrepreneur Magazine: Fastest-Growing Franchises: #11. Franchise Top 500 Rankings: #50 (2012), #54 (2011), #35 (2010), #46 (2009). Fastest-Growing: #64 (2008). America's Top Global: #46 (2012), #47 (2011), #29 (2010), #40 (2009).
Growth Potential:First store opened in 1988, began franchising in 1995. Currently operating more than 1,450 locations in the U.S. and 12 countries worldwide. Cold Stone has the highest average unit sales volume of any ice cream concept. The trend in ice cream is certainly towards premium & super premium and sales prove it. Ice cream is consumed by more than 90% of households in the United States. The estimated frozen desserts industry is estimated at more than $21 billion.
Training/Support:80 hrs @ Store and 5 days @ Headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ.
Seller Financing:No
Sale Reason:Absentee Owner.
Ad #25983
Seller Reference #CSC F MD
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Tom Traina
EatZ & Associates
847-651-3834
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