From newsagents to post offices and convenience stores to coffee shops, we work with clients to get sales over the line and deliver wealth creation for our clients.

Speak to our dedicated Retail expert

0844 2488 285

Bruce & Co have a proven track record in finding the right buyer for the sale of businesses in the retail sector

As a trusted partner, we recognise the need for sales transactions to be completed with the minimal disruption to trading, employees and customers.

For sellers we appraise the business at the outset and seek to maximise its value and marketability to achieve the sale you desire.

For buyers we identify potential acquisition targets through our buyer profiling research and help you to grow your group.

With expert knowledge, we will guide you through a raft of due diligence and legal requirements to ensure the swiftest possible completion. We seek to accelerate wealth creation for our clients.

Why Choose Bruce & Co ... ? Our recent success

K Russell Hair Studio Sold by Bruce & Co.

Bruce & Co. announce the sale of this stylish hair salon in


Popular McColl’s Store is Now Under New Ownership Thanks to Bruce & Co.

This bustling store in Sanquhar, Dumfries & Galloway has now been sold.

Why Choose Bruce & Co ... ? Outstanding portfolio of businesses for sale


REF: 47844

Restaurants, Vacant Licensed Property


The Lounge Bar & Kitchen

  • A rare opportunity to acquire the sub lease of an upper floor Restaurant space
  • Located above a well known and popular City Centre Lounge Bar
  • Spacious dining area with the use of a fully functional catering kitchen
  • Opportunity to increase covers by utilising the second floor of the property


REF: 46599

Hotels, Licensed



  • Profitable public house
  • Wet and dry sales with potential to increase
  • Prominent main road location
  • 3 Bedroom owners’ accommodation, viewing recommended


REF: 44908

Bed and Breakfasts For Sale, Guest Houses For Sale


Castle Hotel

  • 8 en-suite letting rooms, could add owner's accommodation
  • Public lounge bar
  • Restaurant/function suite - great potential to increase turnover with full food service
  • Outside seating area


REF: 46970

Licensed, Pubs For Sale


The Grapes

  • Well presented and highly profitable public house
  • Excellent potentiel to expand business
  • 2018 CAMRA pub of the year ( wigtownshire)
  • Viewing highly recommended


REF: 38131

Bed and Breakfasts For Sale, Hotels


Lumsden Arms Hotel

  • A WELL PERFORMING COUNTRY PUBLIC HOUSE Not trading Public Bar 5 Letting Rooms
  • Owners Lounge 100% Wet Sales at Present
  • Currently Unused Commercial Kitchen Extensive Service Areas
  • Car Park Large Attic which could be Converted to 2 Substantial Rooms (Subject to Planning Permission) FREEHOLD


REF: 43587

Bistros, Cafes


Caffe Savini

  • Main road Location
  • Well Established
  • Good First Time Business
  • Good reputation


REF: 46927

Bistros, Cafes


Crown Bar

  • Freehold Opportunity
  • Recently Refurbished
  • Long Established
  • Supported Locally


REF: 47195

Bed and Breakfasts For Sale, Bistros


Ugie House Hotel

  • Substantial hotel with 10 en-suite letting rooms, Restaurant & Lounge Bar 40 covers, breakfast area 25 covers.
  • Function Suite with 122 covers & Public Bar with 4 large booths, Flat Screen TV, Pool Table, Dj Booth and 170 capacity.
  • Owners’ accommodation, Two bedroom with Ensuite and family bathroom, large living space.
  • Call 01772775782 for more details & Viewing requests


REF: 47718

Hotel Opportunity, Hotels


The Townhouse Hotel

  • Fantastic turnover £760k y/e Nov 30 2018
  • Popular hotel with restaurant with busy cocktail bar
  • Busy cocktail bar
  • 11 exceptional double bedrooms all with en-suites


REF: 47799

Bed and Breakfasts For Sale, Guest Houses For Sale


Ellangowan Hotel

  • 10 ensuite bedroom Hotel with Bar & Restaurant. Plus a detached stone built 5 bedroom, 3 reception room owner’s property.
  • Public and Private Bars, Beer Garden and Outbuildings, Dining Room, Café and potential Function Room
  • The Wicker Man cult venue
  • Future Chanel 4 ‘4 in a bed’ venue


REF: 47968

Bed and Breakfasts For Sale, Cafes


Dunfermline House B & B

  • Scottish Borders location
  • 2 bed owner’s accommodation
  • 5 Star Trip Advisor
  • 4 Star Scottish Tourist Board


REF: 46979

Coffee/TeaRooms, Licensed


Braefoot Tavern

  • Well established public house
  • 3 bed owners flat with single detached garage, beer garden
  • Excellent reputation
  • Viewing highly recommended