A rare opportunity to own a well-loved local business with nearly 10 years of proven success. This charming market is located in the heart of Samara and has a long-standing reputation that draws new and repeat customers year after year and extends to a positive relationship with suppliers, local artisans, and the building owner. Step into a business that has been lovingly developed by an experienced retailer with extensive knowledge of the local and national market.
The excellent visibility of Samara Organics, on the main beach road less than 100 meters from the beach in the middle of the town’s most vibrant retail location, combined with word of mouth advertising brings new customers each season. The store’s exclusive selection is unmatched in the area, with organic and best available produce, locally produced dairy products including goat cheeses, high-quality imported items, and exceptional body and home products. Many items stocked are exclusive to the store, or difficult to find in the area.
This turnkey operation includes a cloud-based point-of-sale system that tracks all sales and inventory with an integrated iPad system making it easy to monitor sales and order product from your phone or computer. Also included are proven opening and closing procedures, cash reconciliation, and a waste reporting system. One month of training can be negotiated with the sale. The bilingual staff is well trained, knowledgeable and friendly. Employee retention is excellent.
Samara Organics is equipped with regularly maintained commercial, glass-fronted, double door refrigerators, a single door freezer, espresso and coffee machines, microwave, scale, Ninja blenders, Waring juicer, iPad, computer, printer, modem, security cameras linked to smart devices, lights, fans, safe, shelving/display cases and an annual POS system. Monthly reporting is done by a English-speaking accountant and submitted as required. All taxes, employee benefits, licensing and other fees are current. A long-term lease is in place.
The customer base includes the permanent expat community, snowbirds, the local population, and tourists. Samara attracts many people from abroad who return annually, and it is a growing community supported by tourism, health enthusiasts, retirees, and attendees of the local language and massage schools. A weekly pre-order system, market day, and competitive pricing keep customers coming back.