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Wood-Burning Oven Bakery for Sale

Incredible business opportunity for experienced buyer to own a locally renowned bakery business. Beautiful 7 year old Alan Scott-designed wood burning oven bakery for sale in Traverse City, Michigan. Live and work just minutes from Grand Traverse Bay,Old Mission Peninsula, and Leelanau Peninsula.

The bakery was named “ Best Bakery in America” in 2012 by Food and Wine magazine. This bakery uses local organic grains and non-GMO flours from southern Michigan and focuses on using local farmers for fruit, produce, meats, and cheeses. Bakery focuses on natural leavened breads made with a 22 year old starter, yeasted breads and pastries, cookies and desserts, and Neapolitan-style pizzas.

Bakery has a second retail only location (downtown TC) as well as several wholesale accounts to local restaurants and grocery stores. Bakery participates in four farmer markets in and around Traverse City (May-October). Sales have been in consistent growth of 10%-40% over the past five years.

Bakery has a fully trained staff consisting of two full-time bakers, two full-time mixers, one full-time pastry cook, one full-time pizza chef, and four front of the house staff. Great brand among locals, chefs, and business owners. Low rent with three years left on lease. Well-equipped 1,000 square foot bakery with Hobart and ABS spiral mixer, convection oven, walk-in cooler, Clover POS system, two-door freezer, and two-door refrigerator. Sale includes inventory, equipment, leasehold improvements, customer lists, vendor lists with contacts, goodwill, non-compete, furniture and fixtures, website URL, signs and advertising materials. Reasonable training, private recipes and non-compete included in sales price.

Showings by appointment only. Please respect owner's privacy and do not discuss offering with employees or customers. Asking $400,000.00.

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                                                                               posted 11/7/14


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