GT CO Metal Fabricator : The Company offers Sand Blasting and Powder Coating, Welding, Metal Fabrication, and Dock Manufacturing. The product runs are generally one at a time and prototype but are set up to manufacture up to 700 pieces.
Repair work for out of production parts and one of a kind pieces makes up the majority of their work orders. The Company manufactures Docks at a customer’s request. A Company specialty is its ability to build and repair metal handrails.
Their customer base is made up of local farmers, manufacturers, and the general public.
The Company also employs an office assistant, two sandblasters, two welders, and two floating workers plus the partners who provide all of the management. Owners provide all management responsibilities.
Traverse City Pet Groomer opened in 2008 by its current owner at the same location, in Traverse City, MI. The Company offers dog and cat grooming, and other services include bathing, brushing, nail clipping, and teeth brushing, and other services. The store is open six days per week by appointment only. The facilities are inviting to customers and their pets, and you can wait while your pet is being groomed. Customers may watch on a closed-circuit TV to see the services as they are being performed.
The Owner also provides training for online dog grooming schools, called externships, to future dog groomers.
Currently, the Company has three groomers who are subcontract employees. Compensation is a 50% split of customer charges plus tips. The Groomers average $1,200 per week working part-time.
Competition. There are several pet groomers in the Traverse City Area. Among them are The Clipper Grooming, Petit Pooch Shop, Pawsitively Beautiful Pet Grooming, Diana’s Personal Touch, Doggie Style Grooming Station, Artistic Grooming, and Brenda’s Pet Parlor, American K-9, Petit Grooming.
NW MI Medical Supply Co. This Company is a thirty-year experienced Company purchased six years ago by its Owner. The Company currently has three leased locations; the main office near Traverse City MI, Detroit Metro Area, and Mid-Michigan Area.
The Company provides supplies and rental equipment to skilled nursing and VA hospital facilities around the state. And a federal GSA contract to be able to sell to any governmental agency around the country. In addition, they have an FSS contract to sell to any DOD facility. And has a specialty with a negative pressure wound therapy product. The sales are approximately 80% of rental equipment and 20% supplies.
Key employees consist of three sales managers (one in each location), facilities manager, and a billing office manager in Near Traverse City. The Company employs ten people, mostly service and technical staff.
The Company prides itself on service boasting a four-hour turnaround time while its competitors generally take up to 24 hours to respond.
GT County Greenhouses Sold 8/22/2020.
Manistee County Lumber & Supply Company is a fourth-generation family-owned business beginning in 1920 and owned and operated by the same Owner since 1999.
This Lumber Yard and Building Supply Company is a member of two nationally known buying groups that offers brand name building supplies, including Aristocraft and Medallion Cabinetry, Anderson Windows.
The company supplies materials contractors and residents within Manistee and Benzie Counties. The service area includes Frankfort, Manistee, Bear Lake, Onekema, Gilroy’s, Arcadia, Benzonia, Irons to the south, and points in-between. Manistee County Lumber & Supply Company customers make up two-thirds of contractors to a one-third DIY customer ratio.
The company employs four full-time employees plus the Owner and his wife as a part-time bookkeeper. One of the employees is designated as a manager and is fully capable of operating the Company in The Owner’s absence.
Manistee County Campground, RV Park, and Party Mart available for sale by owner. This business offers a full 65 site Campground and RV Park. The size of the Real Property is 14 Acres is located 5-7 minutes from the Manistee River, the Tippy Dam, Hiking Trails, and Caberfae Ski Lodge.
The area promotes a family atmosphere for young parents and older grandparents, providing lasting family memories. Activities also include hiking, fishing, hunting, and boating.
The C-Store was purchased in 2001 just adjacent to the camp-sites. This C-Store has a full line of products, including a Liquor License, Beer and Wine License, food inventory, and a deli. The Party Store has a Marathon fueling station with four pumps. That was just upgraded and inspected this last July.
The Party store is an excellent addition to the Campground as a natural vertical market. Additional expansions would be to increase revenue by offering a Restaurant, Swimming Pool, and other Glamping Amenities.
Grand Traverse County Profitable Franchise this franchise store opened on March 20, 2011, located on in Traverse City, Michigan. The store is 1,800 sq. ft. That includes the showroom, tech center, and office. The store holds approximately $110,000 in inventory.
The Traverse City Franchise has grown its sales an impressive 69% over five years. The growth has just begun by offering product sales opportunities by adding new satellite locations in Gaylord and Charlevoix. Additional product sales opportunities in commercial markets and online sales.
The store has seven full-time employees and a part-time Administrative person. The staff includes a Manager, an Assistant Manager, and four Tech-Sales staff. The Pay range is between $12 per hour down to $20 per hour.
The franchise owner has access to over 60,000 unique products, but that’s only the beginning. Throughout its 30-year history, the franchiser has consistently adapted to meet the needs of a changing retail market, capitalizing on new trends and expanding its catalog of products and services to include additional revenue streams like device repair.
Franchise owners tap into the $32 billion U.S. battery replacement market and the $22 billion U.S. product replacement market, but that’s just the beginning. In addition to brick and mortar retail sales.
Even if a franchise owner knows nothing about products or repair, the franchiser offers world-class training programs that will provide you with the knowledge you need to help set your business up for success.
Charlevoix County Subway Franchise sales last year were $392,000 and have been a successful small business in its community for nearly 20 years and located in the Downtown area.
With the sales comes all fixtures and equipment to continue a Subway franchise under Subway’s requirements. Additionally, the building is owned by the franchisee and is also for sale or lease. It features 1540 square ft with brick and block construction.
The Benefits of Owning a Subway Franchise: If you are an entrepreneur that wants to own and operate your own business while still enjoying the support of the largest restaurant chain in the world, then Subway is an opportunity you need to explore. Business Development Agent system to provide on-going local support for your business. The support of a national advertising program as well as support for local market products and initiatives Serving nutritious made to order options.
Other competitions for fast food restaurants located in this Community include McDonald’s and Little Caesars Pizza, both located on the South end of town. Other fast-food restaurants are 40 minutes to an hour drive away Wendy’s, Burger King, and an Arby’s, and another Subway Franchise.
Emmett County Roofing Company A successful residential roofing Company located in Emmett County MI is interested in retiring. Established in 1990 this roofer has an excellent reputation for fair pricing and superior workmanship. This Company services as far North as the lower UP to South of Charlevoix.
The Seller is willing to do some private financing with the right buyer and a substantial down payment or bank financing package.
The Company has an annual gross sales above $635,000, with only one crew of four employing six total employees. The Company reports profits by 18% to 22% range annually.
Additionally, there are substantial growth possibilities by growing the number of crews and moving into commercial roofing. The Company has two main competitors in a very high-income area of Northern Michigan. This market is ready for some rapid growth.
Benzie County Automotive Park
Automotive Park, with sales over $995,000, is offered by this retiring business owner. All in one location located on approximately one acre of property. This high-volume business has several large commercial, City, and County accounts and is balanced with a brisk retail trade. Open 5-1/2 days a week.
This automotive facility features three buildings that include services such as a car wash, oil change, tire sales, and automotive repair. The buildings are equipped with six bays and five lifts, wheel alignment, and other equipment to service automotive and light trucks. The business also does on-site tire featuring two service vehicles.
The Company employs six technicians, including a licensed and certified mechanic and a service writer totaling seven full-time employees.
The owner wishes to sell both Real Property and business. However, is willing to sell the business as a stand-alone. SBA, Bank, and Owner financing available for qualified buyers.