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*** SOLD ***

Incomparable Lifestyle – Very Rare Retail Opportunity

Listing: #CS00418

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Retail General

Robert Brawley

Broker | Nelson

Robert Brawley

+64 3 366 3394

+64 27 220 8787

This listing is no longer taking enquiries as it is SOLD

About this Business for sale in Tasman

Incomparable Lifestyle – Very Rare Retail Opportunity

Are you looking for:

  • The opportunity to beat the rat race and be your own boss?
  • To live in the most beautiful part of New Zealand?
  • To own a truly iconic Kiwi business?
  • To grow your own business with the assistance of a proven model and fantastic support from the ‘On The Spot’ national team.

Then we may very well have the opportunity of a lifetime for you!

The Pohara General Store is an iconic Kiwi retail business, located in Pohara, the heart of the beautiful and internationally renowned Golden Bay.

This is only the second time this business has been offered for sale in over 30 years and the owners have a genuine reason for selling.

With a 30+ year track record, it is a true ‘one stop shop’ and the heart of the community. It is a mainstay for campers, holiday makers, tourists and the local community, which is the fastest growing community in Golden Bay.


  • Strong retail sales, weekly turnover (excluding takeaways) approx. $20,000 (inc. gst.)
  • Great systems
  • Multiple offerings
    • Grocery and convenience
    • Liquor sales
    • Extensive takeaway menu
  • Sought after brand with:
    • Greater buying power
    • Extended product range
    • Proactive marketing
    • Reduced paperwork
  • Reliable staff
  • Ongoing tourist growth
  • Surrounded by campgrounds, beach baches, holiday homes and the fastest growing community in Golden Bay
  • Better work life balance and the ability to get away for holidays in the quieter months
  • Outstanding location
    • Sun, sea and the outdoors
    • Low crime
    • Family friendly
    • Growing community

Pohara General Store is part of the Foodstuffs ‘On The Spot Group’. They offer a range of benefits including, greater buying power, banking and merchant rate rebates, dedicated support, access to key Foodstuffs brands, fuel partner discounts, marketing and promotional support, preferential insurance, loyalty rebates and much more.

The business sells an extensive range of products including; groceries, ice cream, confectionery, beer, wine, meat, fresh produce, ice, tobacco, bait & fishing gear, swap gas bottles, hardware, kitchenware, bread, milk, magazines & papers, excellent coffee & homemade pies, take-out meals, best takeaways in Golden Bay - burgers, pizzas packed full of flavour, crisp battered fish & more...

This is one-off, not to be repeated, opportunity for the right person to purchase a successful, iconic business that has served generations of holidaymakers and locals. With the support of a national retail team.

If you love the sun, sea and lifestyle and have a real desire to grow a business that is truly the heart of the community then contact me now for a confidential discussion.

To find out more, press the “Enquire Now” button to complete an online confidentiality agreement.

***Some details of the business for sale are confidential and can only be disclosed upon contacting the broker and a completion of a Confidentiality Agreement. Due to the confidentiality of this business a stock photo image may be used to represent the business. Please contact the broker for further details.

+64 3 366 3394
+64 27 220 8787

Robert Brawley

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This listing is no longer taking enquiries as it is SOLD

*Profit: Sellers Discretionary Earnings, also known as EBPITD (Earnings Before Proprietors Compensation, Interest, Tax and Depreciation). This is the estimated total discretionary earnings (profit) for a business, usually based on historical trading.