Ideally Situated On A Major N-S Artery Through Crystal Lake, Lake in the Hills, Algonquin, West Dundee & More With Over 47,000 VPD
Chicago Northwest Suburb, IL
Asking Price: $59,000
Gross Sales: $261,784
Net Operating Income: $36,035
Monthly Rent: $4,081
Lease Expiration: 01/2020
Options: One 5-Year Option
Year Established: 2018
Owner Operated: Yes
Seller Financing: No
Food Type: Bakery, Cupcakes / Cakes, Ice Cream
Service Type: Fast Food
Business Type: Franchise
Sale Type: Business

Description:

Featuring award-winning delicious sweet treats for every occasion. Offering delectable cupcakes, cakes and ice cream. Serving 18 signature flavors of cupcakes daily made from scratch every morning from a wide selection of cupcake flavors and seasonal favorites, including Birthday Cake, Cookies-n-Cream, Peanut Butter Cup and their famous Red Velvet. Also carry 12 flavors of small batch gourmet ice cream - the great flavors of their cupcakes turned into incredible, rich and creamy ice cream. Ice cream available in scoops, ice cream cookie sandwiches, cupcake smashes, shakes and pints. Plus, pup-cakes (for dogs)!

As well as made-to-order custom cupcakes and cakes for any occasion. In addition to party packs, mini cupcakes, jumbo cupcakes, pull-apart-cakes and cake/cupcake towers. All professionally designed and decorated.

Their cupcakes and cakes are great for corporate meetings, school functions, sporting events, picnics, barbeques, holidays, birthday, graduation & retirement parties, rehearsal dinners, wedding receptions, wedding & baby showers, gender reveals, a snack, dessert, just because and so much more.

Dine-in, carryout and delivery by Door Dash or Grub Hub.

Beautifully appointed interior. Outdoor seating. Turnkey. Easy operation!

Customer loyalty program. Just 3% royalties and only a $500 transfer fee.

If you love to bake and want to be your own boss, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

Feel free to stop by the location as a customer first. This is a highly confidentially listing, please do not talk to any of the employees or patrons. If interested, contact EatZ for more information. Showings by appointment only.

County: McHenry
Location:

Prime corner retail space in a busy strip center in the out lot of a major grocery store. Other popular tenants include a sub shop, eyecare, hair cuttery and tanning salon. Boasts great visibility, access and ample parking.

Ideally situated on a major north-south artery that runs through Crystal Lake, Lake in the Hills, Algonquin, Carpentersville, West Dundee, Sleepy Hollow, Elgin and more. Boasts over 47,000 vehicles per day! This busy main road is well known for being lined with retailers and restaurants for nearly its entire length. Including many shopping centers and large outdoor lifestyle centers. As well as high schools, churches, golf courses, offices, hospitals and homes. Also surrounded by a vast and growing residential area!

Real Estate: Leased
Facilities:

Leased space $4,081/mth gross (also includes garbage). Current lease expires in Jan 2020 with one 5-year option. Square Feet: 1,400. Seating: 10 Inside & 16 Outside. Days/Hrs of Operation: Mo-Sa 10a-8p & Su 11a-6p.

Number of Employees: 2
Support/Training: One week on-site comprehensive training.
Value of FF&E: Included In Asking Price
Value of Inventory: $3,000 (Not Included In Asking Price)
Competition:

Popular dessert shop. A gourmet cupcake shop with more than just cupcakes. A bakery, cupcake shop and specialty cake store all in one! Also, super premium ice cream. Fluffy, frosted goodness. The most delicious gourmet treats possible.

Known for their creative flavors, top quality ingredients and friendly service. Conveniently located. Room for more seating. Local favorite. The best place to get cupcakes and cakes in the area! Lots of regulars. Highly rated and recommended, great reputation to continue to build upon!

Voted Best of The Best Dessert Place 2014 and 2015. Voted #3 by Business Insider Magazine for Food Concepts Expanding Rapidly in 2015. Buttercream Dreams Cookbook released June 2015. MTV Movie Award Celebrity Suite. Has appeared on the Food Network's "Cupcake Wars" seasons 1, 2 and 7, as well as on the hit daytime talk show "The View"…Whoopi's Favorite Desserts. USA TODAY listed them as one of the Top 10 Cupcake Places to try in the country and the Best Place to Get a Cupcake. Also, consistently recognized for excellence by many industry publications including Entrepreneur, QSR, Restaurant News and more.

Growth and Expansion:

Started back in 2008, has grown from their original location in Overland Park, KS to almost 20 stores in the US. Their stores sell thousands of cupcakes every day and tons of ice cream. Widely popular. One of the nation's fastest growing brands in one of the fastest growing industries. One of the most talked about companies in the world today.

The franchise also allows for creation of your own menu items and does not require strict adherence to a particular menu or hours of operation!

Seller Financing Available: No
Reason For Selling: Other interests.