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Archive for October, 2008




Privately owned specialty coffee shops are ubiquitous and their number is constantly growing. In the US alone, there are some 19,000 privately operated coffee shops, classified under the SIC code 5812 and NAICS 722211. They generate over $11.1B in total annual sales. Yet an average coffee shop is definitely small business – with annual revenues of $1,500,000… Continue Reading


If you are looking to sell your small business or plan to buy one, the central question is what the business is worth on the market. Overprice your business, and you will see little buyer interest. If your asking price is too low, you risk leaving a lot of money on the table. Knowing the market… Continue Reading