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Iconic Bookstore - Albany Wa

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Paperbark Merchants
Albany WA

Paperbark Merchants is an institution in Albany Selling books, news items, cards, gifts, records & lifestyle products An incredibly cool store with a large & loyal client (fan) base Same owners 17yrs

Price $300,000 PSAV

Iconic Bookstore - Albany WA

Stock Included: Yes
Stock Value: $250 - $300k
Years Est: 34
Gross Revenue:
Paperbark Merchants is without question an iconic Albany business. It is the largest regional retail bookstore, newsagent and ABC Centre in Western Australia also selling a considered mix of gifts, and lifestyle products.

It is a completely independent business with a broad demographic and an ideal high street location. The business also incorporates Paperbark Tickets (instore & online) which sells tickets to local theatres and events, and Woof Dog Records selling vinyl records to an eager local market.

Innovation has been the hallmark of this business and the owners continue to adapt and improve.  Ongoing investment in systems and technology will serve new business owners well for many years.

The current owners have enjoyed the benefits of this business for 17 years and now it's time for new operators to become part of the coolest store in town

Key Features:
* Business has operated from this location since 1983
* Current owners have operated the business since 2000 and under the Paperbark brand since 2011
* Loyal staff who love the store
* Very loyal and broad customer base, VIP database
* High level of recognition and affection for the brand and business from local community
* Strong financials, excellent systems and staff

Paperbark Merchants is for sale at $400,000 plus stock at valuation.  A thorough hand-over and onsite training is part of the package.  The freehold property is also available as part of the business sale.

Please contact Rob Mason to discuss this opportunity on 0411 615 806.  A comprehensive Information Memorandum is available subject to qualification and signing of confidentiality deed.

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Contact: Rob Mason
Mobile: 0411615806
Bsale ID: 140420

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