Welcome to Christie + Co’s Retail page. We have a huge variety of retail businesses for sale and decades of experience in this market sector - so start your search for a shop for sale with Christie + Co today.
" I believe Christie + Co have a unique position as a result of their geographical reach, via their extensive network of UK offices, coupled with tremendous experience and professionalism in what is a very tight market for business sales."
Steve Masters, Executive Director, First Quench Retailing
The retail sector is diverse, covering a wide range of businesses that includes retail units, newsagents, off-licences and convenience stores. It also encompasses specialised shops such as post offices, fish and chip shops, pharmacies and petrol stations, each of which present different lifestyle choices with their own set of challenges for prospective business owners. Our database of shops for sale is extensive, so whether you’re a first time shop owner or a large corporate operator, you’re sure to find a suitable retail business for sale through Christie + Co.
To begin your search for the right retail business for you, try our quick search box to the right, or choose the branch of retail you’re interested in from the list below.
Don’t worry if you’ve never bought a shop before - our retail experts are on hand to guide you through every step of your purchase.
Head over to our business advice blog for some great tips, along with market insights covering the full spectrum of retail businesses. Here are a few useful posts to begin with:
At Christie + Co, we have a deep understanding of the process of buying a retail business and the funding and insurance requirements necessary to secure a purchase. That's why we e pleased to be able to recommend our sister companies, which specialise in business finance and insurance, to help your purchase to go as smoothly as possible.
Looking to sell your shop or retail business?
Our expertise in the retail sector goes back decades, so rest assured that at Christie + Co, we have the knowledge and insight to find the right buyer for your shop, swiftly and at the right price.
"Within one hour of our instruction prospective purchasers started calling."
Mr and Mrs John and Joan Smith, vendors of Ashley Stores, Cambridgeshire
In the links below, you’ll find some useful advice on selling your retail business. Please also feel free to contact your nearest Christie + Co office to discuss your situation with one of our retail experts.