Soda & Snack Vending Route For Sale – Washington, D.C.

Soda & Snack vending machines route for sale in the Washington, D.C. Metro area for $191,000. Currently grossing an estimated $132,196 and nets $42,649 per year! Route includes 25 machines, 23 are placed in 11 locations and 2 machines are in storage. The locations include apartment buildings, warehouses, educational buildings and offices. Machines have credit card  readers and remote monitoring. The current owner works 4 days per week on a flexible schedule to service the machines. This is a well established vending business that offers unlimited growth potential and flexible hours! For a video presentation of this listing GO HERE.

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

Currently this route grosses $132,196 in yearly sales, and nets $42,649 per year. Income documentation will be provided to all serious buyers.

How do I get paid?

As an independent operator you are make money by purchasing product at wholesale cost and selling it to your customer base via the vending machines.

How much can I make?

Vending businesses have unlimited growth potential and can be operated anywhere. The yearly sales can be increased by new accounts being established. New accounts can be established in person or by hiring a vending locating company.

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, fuel, repairs, commissions, remote monitoring, credit card fees, stale and damaged, taxes and insurance. The above cash flow represents the profit after an estimated $89,547 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 personal vehicles (trucks/sedans), box trucks or trailers. If you are considering purchasing, leasing or financing a vehicle you can review additional information here.

How does the selling price of the route get determined?

To determine a business’s price, a standard formula is to multiply 2 years of the net plus consideration of business assets, this business is priced aggressively to sell!

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.

Who is responsible for damaged or out of date product?

You are responsible for the product you purchase.

Vending Machine Route

Why is the owner selling?

The seller owns another business that he wishes to focus on.

What types of machines are included?

The snack and beverage machines are Dixie Narco, Vendo, AMS and Crane brands.

Where is the warehouse located?

The business can be operated out of a home with a garage.

How many accounts does the route have?

Currently there are 11 accounts with 23 placed machines. The accounts are located in the Washington, D.C. area.

How long has the seller owned the business?

The current owner has owned this business for 12 years.

How many days a week, and what hours does the owner work?

The current owner works 4 days per week on a flexible schedule.

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 do you recommend when purchasing a business?

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?

Be Your Own Boss with flexible hours! Unlimited growth opportunity! The vending machine business is recession resistant! The long-cherished notion of getting a job that would provide both long term security and benefits is close to disappearing in the American workplace. It is no surprise that more people today want to do “their own thing”. Priced at $191,000! 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.

Soda & Snack Vending
District of Columbia
Washington District Of Columbia United States