Outdoor Equipment Store - Small Engine Repair Shop

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Business Overview
Gates Power Equipment is a well-established Digby-area source for MTD parts and aftermarket lawn and garden parts and is an authorized dealer for Cub Cadet Equipment and STIHL products.  Aftermarket ATV and motorcycle parts, helmets select ATV tires, and accessories for street and  trail bikes are also stocked. Current owners are highly motivated to keep the business in the local  community for continuity of service to long-time loyal customers.

Operating Structure:

  •  An excellent ‘Be your own boss’ opportunity for an owner who excels at customer service, relationship building and product sales.
  • Business will require at least one employee with mechanical aptitude and experience in repairing outdoor equipment / small engines (does not have to be Red Seal) for on-site repair shop.
  • Profitable business that provides employment for 3-5 people, including the owner.
  • Four distinct but interrelated income streams – product sales, part sales, short-term equipment rentals and on-site repair services, including product warranty work for Stihl and Cub Cadet.
  • Current product offerings include: mowers, rototillers, whipper snippers, snow blowers, chain saws and related accessories; outdoor activities such as fishing, and ATV/motorcycle parts and accessories.
  • Broad customer profile includes homeowners and businesses involved in agriculture, landscaping and forestry.
  • An established member of the Digby and area business community for almost four decades; under current ownership since 2006.
  • STIHL and Cub Cadet both offer regular training for authorized dealers; current owner is willing to work with buyer to facilitate achievement of authorized dealerships status