Salted Snacks & Candy Route For Sale – Waterbury, Connecticut

Salted Snacks & Candy Route for sale in the Waterbury, Connecticut region for $45,900! Currently grossing an estimated $137,187 per year in sales and nets an estimated $34,607! Seller currently distributes Stone Creek candy and nuts, Kick Ass Beef Sticks, Sweet Lou Jerky, Peanut Bars, Bemar Pork skins and Tostones, Novelty toy candy and cell phone chargers. This route has 48 accounts delivering to popular supermarkets, convenience stores and gas stations. Current owner is able to service this route in 8-12 hours per week. Includes inventory and display shelves.

Frequently Asked Questions:


$ $45,900

Per Month

Cash Flow:

$ $34,607

Per Month


$ No

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$ Sold

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What are the day-to-day operations of this route?

To summarize, you will deliver product to existing accounts that include convenience stores and gas stations. Your responsibilities will include the following: evaluating and creating an order of product needed for the shelf, pull the order from your inventory, receive the order through the back door, and then fill the order to the shelf.

What are the current average sales and gross income for this route?

Currently this route averages $2,638 in weekly sales and nets $34,607 per year. Income documentation will be provided to all serious buyers.

How do I get paid?

As an independent operator you will make money by purchasing product at wholesale cost and selling it to your customer base.

How much can I make?

$2,638 per week is the routes weekly average! 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. You can review additional Financing Options Here.

What are my expenses and overhead?

Expenses include, but are not limited to: product cost, vehicle maintenance, gas and insurance. The above cash flow represents the profit after an estimated $102,580 in operating cost and expenses are subtracted.

What type of insurance do I need?

Typically, a single owner operator of a route distributorship will need commercial insurance for their delivery vehicle and business liability insurance. Owners with multiple employees will need a multiple vehicle policy and workers’ compensation. Routes For Sale now offers discounts on insurance! Through our size and volume, we have partnered with some of the largest insurance brokers in the nation to offer the best rates. Request Your Free Insurance Quote Here.

What type of vehicle do I need?

There is no vehicle included in the purchase. Common delivery vehicles used for this type of business are cargo vans or trailers. When considering an additional truck purchase, Routes For Sale recommends MAG Trucks.

What is the Gross vs the Net income?

The gross income for the route is $137,187 per year, minus your above-mentioned expenses of $102,580 per year gives you an estimated $34,607 in net income or cash flow.

How does the selling price of the route get determined?

All route sales are determined by a ratio based on a weekly sales average. The selling price of this route is $45,900, based on a weekly sales average of $2,638 the selling ratio is approximately 17.4:1.

Do I have to pay for inventory or purchase product up front?

Yes, the business requires you to purchase product at wholesale through your supplier. Purchase includes inventory and display equipment.

Who is responsible for damaged or out of date product?

You are responsible for stale or damaged product.

Why is the distributor selling?

Owner is relocating.

How many accounts does the route have and where is the warehouse located?

Currently there are 48 accounts that include supermarkets, convenience stores, and gas stations. The location of the accounts and warehouse will be disclosed upon execution of a Non-Disclosure Agreement.

How long has the seller owned the business?

The current owner has owned this route and territory for 8 years.

How many days a week, and what hours do distributors work?

Distributor works 8 – 12 hours per week.

What about vacation time or personal days?

As a 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, you can network and hire relief drivers with previous route experience at  Route Relief Drivers is a nationwide network that allows independent route distributors and vacation relief drivers to connect with each other. Each party negotiates its own terms and compensation.

What is required in order to qualify for purchase?

When purchasing this type of business, we recommend forming some type of entity such as an LLC or Corporation to do business under. This not only offers protection for your personal assets, but also ensures protection of your business. If you need help forming this, we recommend that you Form A Corporation Here.

What else should I know?

Unlimited growth opportunity! Routes are recession proof, and located in a solid, stable, productive area. Don’t hesitate on this one!  Priced to sell at $45,900! Contact Us About This Route 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 Seller’s 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.

Salted Snacks & Candy
Waterbury Connecticut United States