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Asking Price$180,000
Revenue$377,466 Established2002
Cash Flow$85,000 Employees1 full, 19 part
FF&E$150,000* FranchiseYes
InventoryUndisclosed RelocatableNo
Real EstateUndisclosed Home-basedNo
* Included in Asking Price
Unbelievable opportunity to own a hot franchise for a great price!  Using only the finest ingredients – offering freshly made, smooth, creamy ice cream that is blended on a frozen granite stone with endless combinations of fruits, nuts, candy, cookies, brownies and more. Every ice cream creation is made to order and available in cups, waffle bowls, cones, shakes & smoothies. Plus they make the richest cakes and cupcakes for any occasion that can now be ordered online.  This store has won the Golden Spade Award for the past 8 years and Platinum Spade Award for the past 3 years!

Prime retail space in a beautiful newly renovated shopping center situated on 3 major arterial streets with easy access to Interstates 675 and 75.  There is a strong business base here with plentiful shopping and extensive dining & entertainment places.  This center is anchored by Sam’s Club and also features Arhaus Furniture, FedEx Office and a number of other national & local specialty retailers.  Plus, it includes several other popular places to eat such as Rue Dumaine, Piata, Chipotle and 5 Guys Hamburgers.   Located in one of the fastest-growing areas in the Dayton-Cincinnati region, which is known for its affluence, upscale residential housing and a high quality of life.

Listing Company: EatZ & Associates
Listing Agent:  Tami Hillier
Contact Number:  503-319-4626
Facilities:Leased space – $3,174/mth, plus CAM of $260. Current lease expires in 2017 with options to renew. Days/Hrs of Operation: Su-Th 11a-10p & Fr-Sa 11a-11p. Seating: 20 Inside & 20 Outside. Square Feet: 1,840.
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, Arizona. This store serves as a regional training store for new franchisees and store managers.
Seller Financing:No
Sale Reason:Other business obligations.
Ad #32047
Seller Reference #CSC D OH
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