All prices in USD
  • Avg. revenue /month
    $11,661
  • Avg. sessions /month5,304
  • Avg. profit /month
    $4,000
  • Inventory value
    $5,000

Business Story

Why this business was started

I'm passionate about manufacturing and had the vision of creating a unique and pioneering brand with the highest ethical and environmental standard possible. I did not want to rely on oversea factories and wanted my products to be made in the UK so that I could control the quality .

The reason of selling this business

The workshop and premises we operate from from is being sold so this is the perfect opportunity for change .

What's involved in running this business

You need a flair for products while having a good understanding of how they are made. We have always design quality products that would sell throughout the year , keeping away from fast fashion and listening to what our customer wanted. The rest is general business management , good products are easy to sell .

This business was founded: about 6 years ago
Time to run this business: approximately 20 hours per week

Description

General description

Looking for an established business that could be grown into an internationnal brand . Gossypium® is an award winning Yoga wear brand established in 2011 with unique ethical and environmental value .

Gossypium® has exceptional ethical and environmental values rated as the most ethical sportswear brand in England (ethical consumer) [REDACTED]

We offer a natural a sustainable alternative to other sportswear brand . The Gossypium® brand offers exactly what’s today eco-conscious consumer wants. The perfect alternative to mass produced clothing and a great lifestyle business .

All products are currently made on demand in our own workshop located in South East England using luxurious natural materials such as organic cotton.

The current owners are looking at selling the Gossypium® brands and all the designs and patterns required to manufacture the products .

The future owner has the following choice with regards to supply .

1 -They could reopen a workshop - we would be ready to sell them the equipment to manufacture the products ( Extra £10000 ) .

2- We also have a small manufactured in England that would be ready to manufacture our products and even dispatch them for us so you would not have to worries about any manufacturing .

3- You could also find your own manufacturer they would be able to use our patterns to make the exact same products.

Why should someone buy this store?

The Gossypium® brand has huge untapped potential and offers exactly what’s today eco-conscious consumer wants, it is a perfect alternative to mass produced clothing and a great lifestyle business .

Gossypium® is an established award winning brand . https://www.ethicalconsumer.org/fashion-clothing/shopping-guide/sportswear

Very easy to run, creative business without the risk of traditional fashion . Solid customer database and untapped social media accounts . Proven concept with popular products, loads of reviews, many repeat customers .

How can the future owner improve the business?

The Gossypium®brand has huge untapped potential and offers exactly what’s today eco-conscious consumer wants, it is a perfect alternative to mass produced clothing and a great lifestyle business .

A person with strong retail and marketing experience will be able to grow this brand and increase the turnover exponentially by increasing the brand ranking on search engine and social media using SEO and PPC .

New products lines can also be added and new regions targeted as we have only ever focused on the UK market.

What work have you put into the store?

The store has been built over the many years to reflect the values of brand. It is performant and highly responsive and has been customised to showcase all our products and colour options .

Traffic and Performance

  • Avg. revenue /month
    $11,661
    Verified
  • Avg. sessions /month5,304Verified
  • Avg. profit /month
    $4,000
  • Inventory value
    $5,000
  • Profit Margin60%
  • Avg. sales /month140
Other details about profit: The business should generate a profit margin of 60% with low risk as the products have a proven track record. Average order is £ 80 with 40% repeat customers
Last 4 years revenue
  • $606,371
  • Revenue data comes directly from Shopify and cannot be edited by the seller
    Last 4 years traffic
  • 275,846Visits
  • Traffic data comes directly from Shopify and cannot be edited by the seller

    Expenses

    • Shopify plan
      $59
      /month
    • Inventory warehouse
      $500
      /month
    • Employees
      $2,000
      /month
    • Domain
      $200
      /year
    • Various Apps
      $80
      /month
    • Google adwords
      $200
      /month

    Sale Includes

    • Physical inventory

    • Logo and branding assets

      We will transfer the following : Existing shopify store , with all files and images. We will transfer the following domain and all socail media accounts linked to this domain. We will transfer all paper patterns for the products currently listed on our website . We will transfer the Gossypium® EU registered trademark We will introduce you to our fabric supplier if you want to continue running your own workshop or introduce you to a British manufacturer that can make our products and even dispatch them for you. Machine and equipment can also be purchased for an extra £ 10000
    • Personal support after sale

      The owner is willing to help the transfer of the business and train the new owner . We are also willing to put you in relation with a company that can manufacture our products .
    • Domain

    • Product photos

      We will transfer any photo of our products that we have in our procession , this includes all the products photo and brand image that are currently on our website .
    • Social media

      Total followers1,500subscribers
    • Suppliers

    • Mailing List

      7,455subscribers

    Seller‘s Advice

    How to grow this business

    The products and the website are ready with excellent customer review , good average order value and conversion rate.. The next owner can use the solid foundation to build the business investing in marketing activities to grow the business further.

    Skills to have

    I believe the main skill of the next owner is marketing and sales , the business concept is proven and off it's time and the products in demand.

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    thomas p.Current store owner
    I'm a textile engineer passionate about manufacturing and proud to to have built an authentic award winning ethical business .

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