Kingdom of Fife & Edinburgh including the Scottish Borders

Area Description

Take over this established are in central eastern Scotland.  You would be supplying outlets in the busy prosperous Capital of Scotland, crossing the new Queensferry Bridge into the Kingdom of Fife where there are outlets in the home of golf St Andrews.  To the south you have the towns of North Berwick and Dunbar then inland to the Borders and the historic towns of Jedburgh & Melrose.

This area is being sold by franchisees who are wishing to concentrate on developing the areas closer to where they stay and offers the incoming franchisee the potential to build on the existing customer base.

Area Details
Area Number 406 Trading Since 2004
Size of Business
Annual Sales £63,740 Number of Outlets Trading 96
Gross Profit note 1
Investment Required
Goodwill note 2 £13,854
Stock & Display Equipment note 3 £29,563
Other note 4 £6,540
Total note 5 £49,957


  1. Gross Profit is based on draft accounts. If proceeding to the next stage you will need to verify the figures from the selling franchisee’s accounts, which will be made available to view.
  2. Goodwill price is calculated according to the level of Gross Profit achieved and is subject to final negotiation between yourself and the selling franchisee.
  3. The value of stock and display equipment is an estimate only, and a full and accurate stock take is carried out at time of sale. We have strict criteria on what stock can be transferred to ensure that it is current and appropriate in quantity.
  4. This figure excludes working capital. For guidance, allow around 10% of Annual Sales Turnover. A detailed cash flow will need to be prepared (we can assist in this process if required).
  5. VAT is payable on items in Note 5, but is fully recoverable from HM Revenue & Customs. (VAT is not payable on Goodwill and Stock).
  6. These particulars are for guidance only and do not form part of any contract.