Home Hardware boss in 'heartfelt appeal' to find new owner
owner of a popular hardware shop in Burnham-On-Sea has made a 'heartfelt
appeal' to find a new owner for the business.
Hardware in the High Street is currently on sale and unless a new
owner can be found by next Spring, the store will close down.
to Burnham-On-Sea.com, owner Phil Hemming, pictured, said:
"I am making a heartfelt appeal for a young entrepreneur to
carry on my business or I will be forced to close down in March
took the business on over 23 years ago when I was made redundant
and have successfully increased the turnover over these years despite
competition from Proper Job and more recently B&M."
can produce audited figures for the past few years to any interested
parties to prove the business is wholly viable."
added: "The lease on the property is up for renewal next March
and as I will then by 67 I am unwilling to sign a further 15-year
lease and would like to retire."
is scope for increased sales as I do not do any internet business
and I feel a younger person would have the enthusiasm to carry the
Home Hardware on 01278 789770, mentioning Burnham-On-Sea.com, for