Rockland Bakery Bread Route For Sale Western New Jersey, Phillipsburg, Clinton
Rockland Bakery Bread Route $99,999! Currently grossing an estimated $420,000 per year and nets $83,224! Distributorship and territory is purchased through independent distributor and contracted through Rockland Bakery. Rockland Bakery currently distributes fresh bread, bagels, cakes, and pastries to restaurants, hospitals, golf courses, delis, and more. Territory for this route includes western New Jersey, Phillipsburg, Clinton area. Business can be operated with as a single owner operator or with current employee. Current employee is willing to transfer and receives $40,000 per year (please adjust cash flow to allow for employee compensation). This is a 90% cash business! Motivated seller!
Frequently Asked Questions:   Price: $99,999   Cash Flow: $83,224   Financing: Yes   Listing: Active
What are the day to day operations of this route? To summarize, you will start your day by picking up your bread order from the warehouse and then proceed to deliver product to existing accounts during the third shift. Your responsibilities will include the following: Pickup product from the bakery and deliver to roughly 35 accounts per day. This process takes on average 5-6 hours daily. There are no shelves to stock or merchandise.
What are the current average sales and gross income for this route? Currently this route averages $420,000 a year in sales. Income documentation will be provided to all serious buyers.
How do I get paid? This route currently receives an average of 20% of its gross sales $106,000 per year or $2038 per week.
How much can I make? $2038 per week is the routes weekly commission collected, this number can be increased by new accounts opening, new product lines being added, and simple inflation.
Can I finance the route? There is no seller financing for this route, and unfortunately banks will NOT write business loans against route based businesses for several reasons. However if you need money, you can review additional Financing Options Here.
What are my expenses and overhead? Expenses include, but are not limited to: fuel, repair, insurance for your vehicle, and liability insurance for your business. The current owner estimates $438 per week in expenses/overhead or $22,776 per year.
Who is responsible for damaged or out of date product? Bread is only delivered to accounts. There are no stales or damaged product to pickup.
What type of vehicle do I need? The current owner operates this route with a 16ft Ford 350 Econoline box truck (160k miles). Vehicle is included with the purchase of this route. Common delivery vehicles used for this type of business are box trucks or enclosed trailers.
What is the Gross vs the Net income? The gross income for the route is $106,000 per year, minus your above mentioned expenses of $22,776 gives you $83,224 in net income or cash flow.
Do I have to pay for inventory or purchase product up front? No, you do not have any out of pocket expenses when purchasing your inventory. You are however responsible for any inventory that cannot be accounted for through your sales. As long as you run the business as it is designed to operate, you will not have any out of pocket expenses or losses.
Do I have to sign a contract? Yes, as an independent distributor you sign a service agreement to represent the company. In turn the company agrees to promote and assist you in growing your business. The contract is to protect both the company and its wholesaler's.
Why is the distributor selling? New owner is unable to work the required late night hours.
Where is the warehouse located? Currently located in Allentown, PA
How many accounts does the route have? Currently there are 56 stops and on average 35 are serviced every day. Accounts include: restaurants, hospitals, golf courses, delis, and more.
How long has the seller owned the business? The current owner has owned the route less than 1 year. Previous owner owned it for 5 years.
How many days a week, and what hours do distributors work? Distributors work 6-7 days a week 11pm-7am and 1:30am-5:30am on Sunday's. Owner has relief driver for Sunday's if needed.
What about vacation time or personal days? As an independent distributor/business owner you are responsible for servicing the route. It is our recommendation that you hire or train someone for additional time needed off. Additionally there are previous distributors for hire that are familiar with routes distributorship type businesses.
What else should I know? Rockland Bakery is a premier custom bakery located in the North East part of the United states that delivers fresh bread, bagels, cakes, and pastries to its customers. Large territory and growth opportunity. This is a 90% all cash business and priced less than most bread routes in the industry at $99,999! Motivated seller bring all reasonable offers! Contact Us About This Route Here!
How can I learn more about these type of routes? In order to provide New Buyers with as much information as possible we have put together a quick overview of the industry. Learn More About Independent Bread Routes Here!
Disclaimer: Routes For Sale is a Broker that brings buyers and sellers together. Routes For Sale does not represent, or is not affiliated with the company the distributorship is being offered. All agreements are made between the buyer and seller and not Routes For Sale. It is the prospective Buyer's duty and obligation to verify the accuracy of the Sellerís representations and if necessary retain attorneys, accountants, business appraisers, or other professionals. The representation of income is based on a current 52 week sales average generated by the efforts of the current owner. As with any business you can make more or less.