Beautiful Open-Air Upscale Urban Lifestyle Center Adjacent To Arrowhead Ranch Master Planned Community
Glendale, AZ
Asking Price: $275,000
Gross Sales: $431,378
Net Operating Income: $102,816
Monthly Rent: $5,763
Lease Expiration: 2029
Options: (Contact For)
Year Established: 2004
Owner Operated: No
Seller Financing: Yes
Food Type: Candy Store, Ice Cream/Frozen Yogurt/Gelato, Smoothies
Service Type: Fast Food
Business Type: Franchise
Sale Type: Business For Sale

Description:

Incredible opportunity to own two top franchises for one great price! A successful premium brand ice cream and a gourmet chocolate brand.

Offering the best tasting, made-to-order ice cream. Churned in-store fresh daily using only the finest ingredients and mixed on a frozen granite stone with endless combinations of fruits, nuts, candy, sauces and more. Also, smooth & creamy frozen yogurt loaded with probiotics in low-fat/calorie flavors and dairy-free sorbet. Every creation made-to-order available in cups, cones, waffle bowls and shakes, plus mix & go.

As well as sundaes, shakes and smoothies, along with pre-packed quarts and party packs. In addition to the richest ice cream cakes, cupcakes and cookie sandwiches for takeout or conveniently ordered online or by smart phone 24 hrs/day. Cold Stone has the perfect cake for any occasion: signature, birthday, kid-themed, petite, custom and photo cakes, plus signature pies.

In addition to Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory's delicious old-fashion caramel apples, as well as fudge and larger-than-life handmade chocolates including truffles, caramels, clusters, turtles, toffees, meltaways, peanut butter cups, sugar free and more. Along with chocolate covered pretzels, Oreos, graham crackers, strawberries and marshmallows. Also featuring an assortment of beautifully packaged candies in upscale boxes and bags, perfect for gift giving, holiday sharing and special occasions.

Every option for everyone, all served in a fun and friendly atmosphere.

Well established location for over 18 years! Absentee owned and operated.

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

County: Maricopa
Location:

Prime retail space in The Village At Arrowhead, a 88,000 sqft beautiful open-air upscale urban lifestyle center at the southwest corner of 67th Ave and Beardsley Rd just off the 101-loop freeway, a major arterial roadway with over 140,000 vehicles per day.

Perfectly situated adjacent to the Arrowhead Ranch Master Planned Community in Northwest Phoenix. This amazing community includes a top-rated golf course, regional mall, movie theater, hundreds of retail outlets and some of the best restaurants in the Valley. Also boasts a surrounding population of around one million people.

It’s the premier shopping center in the Northwest Valley. Also considered one of the most architecturally unique and aesthetically pleasing shopping centers in the West Valley. Anchored by AJ’s Fine Foods, other popular tenants include Amazing Lash Studio, Avalon Nails, Chico’s, Chipotle, Francesca’s, Jos A Bank, Massage Green Spa, My Pet Market, Nekter Juice Bar, Pei Wei Asian Kitchen, Roka Boutique, ROLFS, Tabot’s, Today’s Patio, The UPS Store, White House Black Market and more. It also serves as a staple in the community with all its outdoor dining options, as well as a renowned summer concert series in the parking area.

Also, across from the center is |Denaro’s Plaza on the southeast corner of the intersection and Legends Center on the northeast corner of the intersection. Where there are over 47 other shops, stores, services and eateries in both of these nearby shopping centers.

Real Estate: Leased
Facilities:

Leased space $5,763/mth gross. Current lease expires 2029. Square Feet: 1,316. Seating: 8 Inside & 8 Outside. Days/Hrs of Operation: Daily 12n-10p.

Number of Employees: 2 Full-Time & 6 Part-Time
Support/Training: 80 hours @ an approved training store and 5 days @ corporate headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ.
Value of FF&E: Included In Asking Price
Value of Inventory: Not Included In Asking Price
Competition:

Nation's leading premium brands. Are a good retail combination since chocolate and ice cream have different, yet complementary peak seasons.

Cold Stone Creamery - Voted "Best Ice Cream" countless times. Quality, variety and choice - what customers want! With seemingly endless combinations of mix-ins, allows customers to dream up their own ice cream treat or choose from their wildly popular Signature Creations. Never prepackaged or shipped in, it's the freshness factor that sets them apart. Better because made fresh every day in every store, puts them in a class of their own. Industry experts categorize Cold Stone as "Super Premium." An artisanal ice cream churned fresh on-site with high standards for taste, consistency and texture.

Ranked in the Top 50 - Nation's Restaurant News "Beloved Brands". Consumer Pick - Nations Restaurant News. 1st Place for Craveability in the Dessert Category - Nation's Restaurant News. Ranked in the Top 200 of the Countries Best Franchises - Franchise Times. Ranked in the Top 100 Global Franchises In The World - Franchise Direct. Ranked in the Top 50 - Entrepreneur Franchise 500.

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory - A gourmet chocolate brand known for their amazing homemade fudge, specialty caramel apples and larger-than-life handmade chocolates. Chocolates people crave. They also feature a variety of packaged candies in upscale boxes and bags, perfect for gift giving, holiday time and special occasions. Their factory produces approximately 300 chocolate candies and confectionery products, using proprietary recipes developed by their master candy maker and handed down for decades. And their candymakers are constantly innovating those ingredients, flavors and processes. All their gourmet chocolates and confections are made with only the freshest, finest ingredients and shipped fresh from their factory located in the charming historic town of Durango, Colorado.

Rated top chocolate for its "rich, intense flavor". Ranked Top 3 - Newsweek America’s Best Customer Service. Ranked Top 50 - North America Sweet 60. Best Chocolate Dipped Treats In Co - Redbook Magazine. Best Chocolate Shop In MS - USA Today. Best Candy Shop - Lodi News Readers’ Choice. The number one candy franchise by Entrepreneur's "Franchise 500" several years in a row!

Growth and Expansion:

First Cold Stone opened in 1988 and Rocky Mountain in 1981. There are currently nearly 900 Cold Stone Creamery locations in the United States and in multiple markets worldwide and hundreds of Rocky Mountain Chocolate locations operating worldwide. After 32 years in business, these iconic brands continue to thrive and grow.

Cold Stone Creamery - Ice cream is America's favorite dessert. Our love affair with ice cream appears everywhere in popular culture - in books, songs, television and movies. Ice cream is also unique because our love and craving for it, stays with us throughout our entire lives. And Cold Stone Creamery is the ultimate ice cream experience, beloved by millions of customers. Has captivated the sweet tooth of consumers everywhere.

Enjoys household name recognition and boasts remarkable customer loyalty. Is a truly remarkable brand that has proven staying power. Cold Stone is also committed to innovation, offering special themed products to celebrate each season, each holiday and big Hollywood blockbuster movies. And Cold Stone continues to expand co-branded partnerships and create new flavors to increase sales. It also has the highest average unit sales volume of any ice cream concept. Was the 1st to provide online/smart phone ordering, builds frequency of cake orders because it's so easy.

Plus, it's an easy-to-run and easy-to-scale business that uses only state-of the art equipment. There has never been a better time to invest in the franchise. Owning a Cold Stone doesn't require any previous experience in the restaurant or service industry, they provide everything an entrepreneur needs to succeed. Not only is it a sound investment with tremendous training, great marketing support and an exceptional product, but it's also a fun business to own. Cold Stone Creamery is a stand-out brand in the rapidly growing $8 billion-dollar booming ice cream industry. And consumer demand for premium handmade ice cream containing high quality ingredients is on the rise!

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory - A product everyone loves. The largest chocolate store chain in the nation!

Seller Financing Available: Yes, to a well-qualified buyer with substantial down.
Reason For Selling: Moving away.