Distributor Route & Delivery Routes for Sale

DSD or Direct Store Delivery or Independent Distributorship Route business models have become popular in recent years and have gained a following among small entrepreneurs who want to start a business to be independent and be able to start a business without a lot of investment. The cost of entry compared to a lot of other business opportunities, is relatively low and a route business opportunity can also provide a steady income as long as the products are well known brand name companies such as Pepperidge Farm, Sara Lee, Mission Foods, etc., Many companies have consolidated by buying competitive and complimentary businesses thereby offering a variety of products under single company. For example, a bread distribution company such as Bimbo now offers other complimentary products such as cookies. This helps independent distributors to maximize their time and generate more revenue by delivering multiple products in a single trip.

Starting vs Buying a Route Business for Sale

If you are interested in starting a small Route business or company, buying established Distributor Routes FOR SALE Delivery Route Distributorship or Delivery Route or related online business for sale or an existing franchise for sale locally can be one of the best ways to start your own small business. There are several advantages in buying an established Routes related business or an existing franchise for sale with an established customer base when compared to starting a new Route business and it may also be easier to obtain financing for a new startup, wherein the banker will want you to show assets and collateral along with a solid business plan, before even considering providing any financial assistance. This is no different than financing a vehicle or real estate with a small down payment rather than paying the full price but and the lender is happy to finance as long as the business is cash flow positive, instead of paying full amount but only in case of buying a business the amount is so large that most people do not have the money to make an upfront purchase and even if they do, most small and large businesses are financed via debt or equity financing.

If interested, you may consider buying an established Route Distributor Routes FOR SALE Delivery Route Independent Routes, Distributor Route, DSD Routes, Delivery Routes, Independent Distributorships, DSD Distributor Route, Grocery Route, Supermarket Stocking Route, Food Distributio... etc., While there are many considerations, when it comes to buying a business and the purpose of this page is not about how to buy a Route business, obviously first and foremost factor is that, one would want to find a profitable business to buy and it is great if the business is seller financed or with business financing arragement in place from a third-praty lender but in some cases established businesses and aged shell companies are bought even if they are not profitable. You may give preferance to a unique business for sale or a business with real estate so the real estate as a business asset will be of added interest to the lender when considering financing and will appreciate the chances of getting approval for financing. In many cases the company or product can be re-branded later or additional services can be added to existing business to acquire and expand market share but also to finance and even to go public, such as a recent example of an electric vehicle startup that bank rolled their startup by acquiring a shell company and went public. Also, keep in mind that while starting a new Route business is not too hard, making it consistently profitable and growing it is another thing because a vast number of small business that are started will usually fail within first few years and a small number of them are consistently profitable. Hence, buying an existing business or franchise with cash flow can be a better option, depending upon the type of business and its finances.

Buying a Small Route Business from a Business Owner vs Broker

Many users seem to be searching online for a Route Distributorship & DSD Route business for sale by owner and and may be it is because buyers are led to believe that they can negotiate better with the owner or get a better deal. Despite websites and marketplaces like our's which facilitate any business owner to sell a business directly, most businesses are still sold through brokers and hence no FSBO websites & marketplaces have been successful. Also a very few businesses listed by owners eventually get sold because most sellers price it higher than what it is worth or do not use real valuation metrics, whereas an experienced broker in the Route related industry will price it based on the market metrics and valuation, so that they can sell the business quickly because keeping a business on market for too long can be counter productive. There are also other advantages of dealing with a qualified and experienced broker but in the end whether it is an FSBO business or listed by a broker, everything depends on the real value of the business, current market conditions. Starting or buying a business can be once in a lifetime event for most people and before you put your hard earned savings in the business, always seek advice from a qualified business professional such as licensed broker, M&A advisor, consultant, small business accountant or a lawyer with regards to verification of finances, drafting contracts and price negotiation.

Find a Route Distributorship or Route Business for Sale or related Franchises & Business Opportunities

Find established & running Distributor Routes FOR SALE Delivery Route Distributorship or Delivery Route business for sale or franchise resale listings by a small business owner or by a business broker and Independent Routes, Distributor Route, DSD Routes, Delivery Routes, Independent Distributorships, DS ... related local and online business opportunities - if you are looking to sell a Route related business, list it here to sell your business Commission FREE!


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    Western States Vending
    $395,000
      Utah USA

    Full-Service vending company that could be run by a new owner located anywhere in the West. ...

    Full-Service vending company that could be run by a new owner located anywhere in the West. ...

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    Vending and Amusement Machines
    $1,982,000
      New Mexico USA

    Established in a growing community in north-western New Mexico is this thriving and very popular nov...

    Established in a growing community in north-western New Mexico is this thriving and very popular novelty business, with two locations, within an hour of each other. Each location installs and service machines for routes of schools, hospitals, prisons...

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    Birmingham Area Vending Route
    $49,900
     Birmingham Alabama USA

    23 Unit Vending Route. Machines Were Purchased New In 2014 And There Are Currently 18 Machines In Pl...

    23 Unit Vending Route. Machines Were Purchased New In 2014 And There Are Currently 18 Machines In Place With Locations Across The Birmingham Metro Area. All Of The Machines Are High Capacity With Creditdebit Card Capability And Have Remote Machine M...

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    Snack Food Route
    $120,000
     Phoenix Arizona USA

    Your Mission In Life Should Be To Own This Mission Route. Wholesale Deliver And Merchandise High Pro...

    Your Mission In Life Should Be To Own This Mission Route. Wholesale Deliver And Merchandise High Profile Grocery Stores. The Accounts Include Major Super Markets.product Lines Include A Variety Of Mission Tortillas, Chips And Pretzels. Buyer Must Be ...

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