Mountain Baby is a retail business investment opportunity located in Nelson, British Columbia, Canada. Situated in a prime location in the heart of downtown Nelson, on famous historic Baker St.
For over 22 years, Mountain Baby has provided excellent quality, sustainable products for young children, from birth to age six. Mountain Baby offers a truly unique, one-of-a-kind product mix that specializes in outerwear and outdoor gear and equipment designed to encourage families to be outdoors and active together in all seasons. It also offers educational toys and books; the full range of baby basics, nursing supplies, baby and child carriers; shoes, hip and stylish clothing, and so much more.
Mountain Baby is renowned far beyond Nelson for its child-friendly retail environment including a spacious nursing room, kid-sized tiny toilet, multiple play centres, outstanding customer service, reliable, sustainable products and ethical business practices. As such, this profitable store has won multiple awards including the Nelson and District Chamber of Commerce first ever award for Retail Business of the Year. Mountain Baby has developed strong trust within the community and developed a large and dedicated customer base that spans generations where customers who experienced the store as a child now shop there with their own kids. It is also a popular destination shopping experience for both the surrounding geographical area and the many tourists who come through town year round.
Over the years, countless families and customers have come to experience Mountain Baby as more than just a retail store. It’s a community hub, destination, and beloved place for their youngsters. As a result, it has built a powerful reputation as a trusted name within the community and beyond. The store has a modern, well-designed website, mountainbaby.com as well as an active social media presence on Facebook and Pinterest including a large MailChimp email list. A business plan has been created for expansion to other locales. Mountain Baby Nelson has the potential to be developed into the flagship store of a franchised business.
Nelson is a small, family friendly and inclusive community surrounded by the stunning natural beauty of the Selkirk Mountains and Kootenay Lake, and located minutes away from some of the best skiing in the world at Whitewater Ski Resort. With Nelson’s family friendly year round outdoor recreation opportunities, it’s easy to understand why Nelson is often rated as one of the best places to live in Canada.
Owner, and founder Judy Banfield has a solid background in Early Childhood, Parent and Adult education. She is keen to find and support a new owner that has the energy and enthusiasm to take over the store as she moves into retirement from her retail career. She will be available to work with and support you in the transition to new ownership. If you love children, believe in providing the highest quality products and exceptional customer service, are creative and energetic, and want to experience working, living, and thriving in one of the most beautiful and exciting towns in Canada, Mountain Baby is the business opportunity for you.