Isle of Wight gifts and sweets for sale in Shanklin

HAVE you ever dreamed of having your own business on the Isle of Wight or owning a confectionery?

The current owner of Candies on Falcon Cross Road – a stone’s throw from Shanklin High Street – moves to the mainland and seeks new owners to take over the island’s confectionery.

Due to the owner’s other businesses on the mainland and the decision to return soon, Candies is now for sale.

The company currently sells a wide range of traditional weighed jar confections to customers on a quarterly basis.

There’s also a large branded pick and mix booth which proves popular with customers, with them free to choose sweets themselves.

In addition to sweets, the baker also sells a selection of nostalgic 70s, 80s and 90s sweets, as well as chocolate bars, cotton candy, popcorn, caramels, fudge, rock, milkshakes, hot drinks, soft drinks, popsicles. , postcards, vacation souvenirs and beach essentials.

Photo courtesy of Candy Facebook.

The store also recently introduced ice cream, with Isle of Wight ice cream company. branded soft scoop ice cream freezer and a Walls brand name freezer.

Reduced from £25,000, the owner is seeking £18,500 ONO on a two year lease, offering a good opportunity to secure the business quickly to take full advantage of the summer season.

The current average turnover is around £4,000 per month, with a monthly profit of between £1,000 and £1,500. However, according to the owner, with longer opening hours, it is possible to earn a lot more.

The owner said: ‘This is a brilliant lifestyle business and would suit someone looking for a part time business.

“If you would like to know more or if you would like to make an offer, do not hesitate to contact us!

“But don’t worry, we will still be open as much as possible as we are looking for a new owner!”

Find out more about this Isle of Wight business on its online listing HERE.