Are you looking to own an independent bottleshop with buying power? On offer is Hamilton’s Bottlemart liquor store, ideally located in town providing a solid income to an owner-operator, and backed by the Liquor Marketing Group. LMG provides independent retailers with consumer brand expertise, professionalism, and support to compete successfully in the off-premise retail marketplace.
Bottlemart Hamilton is owned and managed, no license or franchise agreements are required to operate as a Bottlemart. All the general marketing, posters, promotions, and catalogues are undertaken by the Liquor Marketing Group, making the business a turnkey operation where most of the general operations are taken care of – you simply manage employees and stock. Bottlemart Hamilton offers a wide selection of beer, wine, and spirits to the local market. There is a strong customer base with great deals and promotions bringing happy regulars back into the store.
The key features of this business are:
• Competitive pricing
• Reputation of a local store, not a chain store
• Great customer service
• Weekly deals on sales
• A wide selection of product
• Excellent rent and lease in place
• Being part of an expert marketing group with buying power
What makes this business successful?
Customers are a majority of men and women ranging from 18 years plus. Bottlemart Hamilton is known for personal services and good deals, carrying customer deliveries to their cars and in some cases home delivery.
The Bottlemart website promotes specials offers and their “drinkspiration” section for customers to learn new drink recipes and discover new ways to enjoy their favourite drink. The special offers bring new and existing customers into the store via catalogues and digital advertising. Some of the promotions include partnering with other food businesses such as Dominos.
The Liquor Marketing Group was established in 1977 making LMG one of Australia’s leading alcohol marketing groups. They represent more than 1,400 independent operators in the off-premise market. Buying power and centralised marketing manage standards and allow retailers access to products at affordable prices to be a competitive local store and not a chain.
LMG operates Australia wide with offices in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Western Australia, and the Northern Territory. Each state is represented by a business development manager, who provides support to state members in delivering a range of targeted activity to drive foot traffic and enhance profitability for both members and suppliers.
The business runs with two casual employees who can look after the store and attend regular online short courses to maintain product knowledge to assist customers.
The business runs on Shopfront, a cloud-based point of sale system designed by industry experts to assist you with the management and running of your retail store. This POS lets you create complex promotions, intelligently order from suppliers, run loyalty programs, track user interaction, produce advanced reports and more.
If you are looking for a turnkey liquor store with the freedom you need to operate, and the support you need to procure, market, and sell with little to no hassles, then enquire now.
Complete your online enquiry for a confidential discussion with the lead broker and receive a comprehensive Business Profile and Market Review.
Price $329,000 + SAV
Finn Business Sales
Geelong and South West Victoria
(03) 5259 9970
Broker: Ashley Brimacombe
0417 805 438
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