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Well Established Fishing Equipment & Gun Specialists For Sale

Perth, Perth and Kinross
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Hilton Smythe welcomes to the market an exciting opportunity to acquire the exceptionally well run and performing, fishing tackle and sporting guns business with an excellent national reputation associated with a strong and consistent specialist retailer.

The business has only now come to the open market as it’s our clients desire to leave the industry and take a well-earned retirement after many successful years of trading.

PD Malloch has been trading since the early 1900’s and has been under the careful and meticulous ownership of our client since 2003, and who has grown the business year on year to an impressive level.

The business offers a bespoke, personal service for all things fishing and shooting related, and stocks a vast selection of fishing equipment and clothing for every type of angler and stock lines from major manufacturers along with a selection of bait and the facility to buy fishing permits for most local waters.

The business also offers for sale a huge selection of sporting shooting related products from guns (both new & used) to all related accessories required, all of which are held in a secure facility.

The business offers a workshop / repairs service that is again located on site within a secure facility. Further to the vast amount of stock available the business also has a very good website in place ---.---------.--- to promote the business & services offered along with the ability to make online orders & purchases.

We feel that there is tremendous scope to increase the already impressive turnover and take the business to the next level by undertaking in a robust national marketing campaign to generate new business along with the introduction of revised operating hours.

The online presence could also be further developed to offer an online outlet via the likes of Amazon & eBay.

The business trades on its reputation for quality and service and has outstanding future possibilities. It would potentially be an ideal acquisition to some similar sized or larger national enterprise looking to increase its position and presence within the industry.

A tremendous opportunity to own this highly desirable turn key business, and early viewing must come highly recommended to avoid disappointment.

PD Malloch is ideally situated and sits within a prime trading location on the High Street within the vibrant city of Perth.

The business is surrounded by a host of complimentary local businesses leading to a very good level of footfall along with passing trade.

The city of Perth lies within the heart Scotland and is around an hour’s drive from both Edinburgh and Glasgow, with easy access to the Perthshire hills and the Scottish High-lands,
The Historic city of Perth is set beside the famous River Tay and is located just 90 minutes from 90% of Scotland’s population.

Perth has a fantastic selection of independent businesses offering a wide range of unique, quirky and high-quality products and produce.

The City is very well serviced in terms of amenities and has excellent public transport links to the rest of the UK.

The business currently operates from a purpose built, retail unit in a prime trading location within the city of Perth, Scotland, that has in recent years benefited from significant investment to bring it to the high standard it can be found in today, and briefly comprises:
Front shop area

• Large service counter
• Display & payment point
• Standing rod displays
• Comprehensive wall mounted racking
• Various centre display stands
• Secure firearms display cabinets
• Gun sales counter area with comprehensive wall mounted display area
• Further secure storage

Extensive clothing department

• Perimeter racking along with centre display stands for clothing and foot ware stock.
• Secure workshop area located to the rear of the premises, with large storage area.
• Various further storage areas within the premises

Large Office area
Off street Parking to rear

Equipment included within the sale

• Electronic till & card payment system
• Various computer equipment Extensive CCTV system
• State of the art alarm
• Security system
• Workshop equipment and specialist tooling
• Various display racking and stands

The business further benefits from having an informative website in place to showcase the products & services on offer along with generating an impressive level of new business enquiries.

The client mentions that there is scope to develop this further with an online shop for core products.

We are advised that tenure is offered on a Leasehold basis currently on a rolling year to year basis.

Rent £12,000 PA

The business currently operates:
Monday – Saturday: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm
Sunday - Closed

The business is run & managed by the current husband & wife team, & two part time staff members.

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