Storks Corner is a well-established children’s clothing store providing a range of baby and children’s clothes, shoes and accessories.
Myaree Storks Corner is located at 47 McCoy Street, Myaree, Western Australia. Stork’s Corner has been established at this location where it is surrounded by other local retail specialty shops. Storks is well known throughout the southern suburbs.
The business has significant opportunity to improve the current operation by diversifying the customer base to a wider geographic footprint and importantly increase online sales through different strategic initiatives. The business has recently been restructured to suit an owner / operator, with a causal employee to support weekends. Significant investment in technology being the upgrade of POS system, plus website is in progress which will be finalised before the new financial year.
As a owner / operator, it is important that you have great interpersonal and communication skills as you will be dealing with both supplier and buyers. Brand recognition and understanding of the products being sold isnt critical, and can be learnt on the job. As majority of the systems used are comptuer based, it is recommendation to be computer literate in Microsolft suite. Training will be provided for other products used such as point of sale (POS).
The busines operates Monday to Friday 930am - 5pm and Saturdays 930am-2pm
The lease expires June 2020, with 2 x 3 year options.
As a owner operator, you will be required to work 5 days per week, with a casual available to work saturdays.
Reason for Sale
There has been substantial growth of the main family business which is now impacting on the focus to continually grow and develop Storks Corner. We believe that a passionate individual can take the business to the next level.
About the Business
Storks Corner is a well-established children’s clothing store providing a range of baby and children’s clothes, shoes and accessories. This innovative baby and children’s concept store delivers on the promise of being unique, inspiring and offering great quality and affordable products, catering for the 0 – 10 age bracket.
The product range on offer at Stork’s Corner blends well known, sought after Australian brands, together with exclusive labels not currently available in the WA market. The range of categories are;
• Baby Clothing; • Kids Clothing; • Shoes: • Toys; • Swimwear; • Gifts; • Room Décor; • Books; • Stationary; and • Plush toys and other accessories.
Together these products showcase the very best of what is available in the junior market.
The business has been established for nearly a decade and survived various economic cycles through diverse sales and marketing techniques, primarily focusing on a specific customer base and location. The business has been restructured more recently to suit an owner / operator, with a causal employee to support weekends. Significant investment in technology being the upgrade of POS system, plus website has occurred in parallel to focus on online sales which is curently a small percentage of the business revenue.