SSIA Classified Advertising

Space in SSIA's classified advertising section is available to shoe repair shop owners or shoe repairers desiring to sell or buy shoe repair businesses; to employ help or find employment; or to offer for sale or to buy machinery or equipment.

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While SSIA will not knowingly accept advertisements that contain misleading representations of items offered for sale, it does not assume responsibility for the accuracy or truthfulness of advertisements in this section. Buyers of any offerings in this section should make their own investigations.

SSIA Classifieds

Adler Long Arm Patcher
Adler long arm patcher, excellent running condition. Comes with table and Mitsubishi clutch motor $2,700.00 OBO must arrange own shipping from Ohio.
Posted September 7, 2022

Cobbler / Apprentice
I'm proud to announce an opportunity for a cobbler / apprentice. If you're an experienced cobbler feel free to reach out. I'm looking to train someone in the art of shoe making & repairs. Having a positive attitude along w a desire to learn is a must!

We're a busy shop and growing fast. Please be ready for fast paced environment.

Background Check. Pre Employment Screening Requirements. Part time available too.

Email responses to No Calls
Posted September 7, 2022

Machines for Sale
Shoe repair/making equipment for sale. All in good working condition and well maintained. Whitfield Wylie 700 Finisher
Mckay Curve Needle Stitcher. Located in eastern North Carolina. Photos available upon request. Call 252 531-1501 or email
Posted September 7, 2022

For Sale
Busy shoe repair shop for sale in Gainesville, Georgia. Owner retiring. Besser Lockstitch Mckay, S2000 Finisher, Jack Master Finisher and Brush Unit, Autosoler Press, Fumebuster and more. Will not sell separately. Large Orthopedic Buildup Clientele. Asking $45,000. 770-532-3772 or 678-936-0959
Posted August 24, 2022

Shoe Repair Man Needed.
Skilled shoe repair man needed in the metro Atlanta Area. Full time work available. Competitive pay. Can help relocate for experienced technician. Call or text 404-915-7917.
Posted August 24, 2022

Well Established Shoe Repair Shop for Sale or Lease to Own in Frederick, MD
Looking to be your own boss? Look no further! Well established shoe repair business for sale or lease to own in Downtown Frederick, MD. Business established since 1947 in same location. Full- service shoe/boot repair & Pedorthic business with large clientele & repeat business serving three states and includes a large dry-cleaning account. Equipment is well maintained including 2 finishers, 2 Curve Needle Stitchers, 2 Heel Wheels, 2 Mckays, 2 Singer patch machines & much more. Fully stocked with all repair materials and full stock of retail merchandise. Rent is VERY LOW with downtown storefront visibility and no competition. Please contact us at 301-695-9255 or 239-324-8432 for more information.
Posted August 15, 2022

Shoe and Boot Repair for Sale
Well establish shoe repair in heart of Virginia Beach. All the equipment you need plus extras. 970 sq feet in shopping center, rent is under a thousand. I have a very good customer base only open 5 days a week. Will help train the right person. All the work you want. So if interested feel free to contact anytime. $85.000. Text, phone or email - 757-560-4446 or
Posted August 15, 2022

Cobbler Needed
Experienced shoe repair person for established shoe repair in Northern Virginia. Full time/Part time. Tuesday – Friday 10:00 to 4:00, Saturday 10:00 to 3:00. 703-491-1040. Call 703-491-4222,
Posted August 1, 2022

Shoemaker for sewing, lasting, and/or soling needed
Looking for experienced cordwainer or cobbler to sew, last, and/or sole uppers for handmade shoe store. Paid hourly or by piece. Ideally you are located in Seattle, but piece work can be shipped. Call or text 206-919-5645 or e-mail
Posted August 1, 2022

Established for 50 years and Award Winning Shoe Repair/ Pedorthics shop for sale.
This well know shop is located in Fort Wayne, Indiana, a very affordable and family friendly Midwestern city. This turn key business includes all machinery and a Point of Sales cash register, 8' Sutton finisher, Sutton McKay, pneumatic press, Landis fume buster, 2 Landis Ks, 2 boot jacks, 2 auto-solers, heel wheel, bench tools, 3 heel presses and multiple work bench spaces. The business is located in a shopping center with main road view and ample parking. Please contact Chuck Bolinger, CPed 260-492-1752,
Posted July 22, 2022

Machines for sale
Landis 12 K stitcher-Adler patcher-continental 8-nosecone 12-steel work bench-some hand tools/supplies - Muncie/Anderson area. Dave @ 208-317-4142
Posted July 18, 2022

Established Shoe Repair / Pedorthic Shop
Owner retiring and offering shop and all repair equipment for $45,000 or best offer. MUST SELL before December 1, 2022. Located in sunny Bakersfield, California, population of 400,000 and rated as one of the fastest growing and most affordable cost of living cities in California. Quality Shoe and Foot Care has been in Bakersfield for over 50 years and located in the same busy shopping center with highly visible storefront for approximately 35 years. Average gross for last 10 years is approx $200,000 per year.

May sell equipment only: Power Master finisher, Power Double Sole Press, Autosoler 850 Sander, Nosecone 13, Geneva Lockstitch McKay, 2 Landis K stitchers, Claes Patch Machine, Singer Post Machine + lots more tools and equipment, all NEGOTIABLE.

Shoe and insert inventory SOLD SEPARATELY, including Birkenstock, Wolky, Naot, Apex, Drew and more.
Call Michael Hinkle at 1-661-326-8848 or 1-661-615-3324
Posted July 5, 2022

Cash Offers for Inventory/Businesses Wanting to Sell
If you’re closing shop, or thinking about selling your business, I’ll pay cash for your inventory, reputable businesses, brands, etc. Email, text, or call 815-751-4066,
Posted June 24, 2022

Looking for a Shoe Repairman
Nobile Shoes of Stuart (established in 1964) is looking to hire an experienced, energetic and dedicated shoe repairman to join our winning team. We are a full-service shoe repair and Pedorthic Facility. We repair: Shoes, Boots, Handbags and more! As well as extensive Pedorthic modifications executed by Daniel Nobile (4th generation in shoe business, and second-generation Board Certified Pedorthist). Great opportunity to learn and expand your knowledge. Our newly renovated facility is state of the art, and our machinery is all in excellent condition.

Our family type atmosphere makes coming to work fun, and rewarding excellent opportunity for that career oriented individual or previous shop owner looking to settle down in a stable environment.
Great salary and benefits, relocation funds available upon acceptance.

Call us today at: 772-220-0845 or email inquires to: Serious inquires only.
Posted June 10, 2022

Shoe/Leather Equipment for Sale
Global Model Lp 2971 Lt -Aut Single Needle Stitching Machine, $1000. Pneumatic Riveting/Eyeletting Machine, $1500.
Pamco model ULC-C Leather Cementing Skiving Machine, $500. Pneumatic single toe press, $700. Yill model YL-112A single end roughing machine, $1000. Eletralli Maquanis Model Double end Pedestal Buffing machine, $1400. Klinker, $1500.
Strobel Model Kl 141-23 single needle stitching machine, $1000. Bell skiving machine, $500. Bm Fusion Pneumatic Press, $1000. Call 405-517-5754 or
Posted April 28, 2022

Shoe Repair business, must sell.
Old, established shoe repair in Silver City, NM is only one in large area. Great location and low rent, ready to take over as is. Or you can buy all machines, tools and supplies. Landis 12 L, finisher, Adler patcher, leather, rubber, heels, hardware, lots more. $6,000 or best offer. Call 575-388-4798 or email
Posted April 25, 2022

Shoe Repairman Needed
World renown Woodys At Wellington Boot and Shoe Repair located in beautiful South Florida (Wellington home of the WEF and Adequen Global Dressage and World Polo Association) is looking for an experienced shoe and boot repairman. We have been in business since 1987. We ship repairs around the globe. We are full service shop, equestrian boot repair and shoe repair. Our shoe repair business is while u wait and or quick turn around. We have only the best in machinery and materials, shop is over 2 thousand square feet and a pleasure to work in. Great staff of people and we try to make it fun and festive. Willing to help relocate if needed, Great salary and benefits available. please contact Anthony Bozzi at 561-798-1440.
Posted April 1, 2022

Shoe Repair Machinery for Sale
We are going out of business and need to sell all machinery and inventory. SUTTON FINISHER, SUTTON JACK SANDER, SUTTON SHINE MACHINE, TWO NAILERS, POWER PRESS, PATCHING MACHINE. Too much to list everything. PLUS ALL INVENTORY. We are located in Costa Mesa, CA.. Asking $5,000 for everything ! If interested please leave message and we will return your call ASAP. 949-650-1939....Thank you, Jamal.
Posted March 23, 2022

Business or equipment, retail and all supplies for sale.
After 103 years in the Northern Illinois / Wisconsin stateline we have retired. All equipment, retail and supplies are for sale. The business is ready to go as is if you were interested in the location. McKay, Landis, leather sewing machines, buffers, heel nailer machine. If interested in the location that would also work as the rent is low and the location is right next to the post office in South Beloit Illinois, the only shoe and leather repair in the area with a well-established clientele.

Asking for only 9K and motivated as we continue to get calls and requests for service. Frank Gutierrez (815)556-2413.
Posted March 14, 2022

Shoe and Boot repair person needed!
Looking for a person who wants to come a shop that is in the same location for 101 years and owned by a third generation family member. We need a person who either has experience or wants to be trained. It will also include some retail sales. Please call if interested. 903-892-2238 or 903-818-6589. Located in Sherman, Texas 60 miles north of Dallas.
Posted March 7, 2022

Shoe Repair Man Needed
Skilled shoe repair man needed in the metro Atlanta Area. Full time work available. Competitive pay. Can help relocate for experienced technician. Call or text 404-915-7917.
Posted March 7, 2022

Very Busy Shoe Repair Business For Sale
Located in Clearwater, FL. Established in 1963. All equipment necessary, including Sutton Mod. 600 Lock Stitch McKay and Harness Stitcher, Sutton Mod. SJ/2SP Jack Sander, Sutton Mod. T-8 Line Finisher and Brush Unit, Sutton Landis Dual Power Press, Auto Soler Nose Cone 13 Nailer, Landis Mod. 12K Stitcher, Auto Soler Continental 8 Nailer, Landis Mod. 25 5 and 1 and too much more to list. All findings and retail merchandise included. Asking $15,000.00 For more information please contact Tim. 727-442-7579.
Posted February 28, 2022

Looking for Shoe Repairman
Full time shoe Repairman wanted in Sunny South Florida! Looking for an experienced, honest hardworking individual to join our team. We are a well established second generation shop that has been in business for over 35 years, and have an extremely loyal following.
Posted February 25, 2022

Complete Shoe Repair Shop For Sale
Located in Metro Atlanta, GA Everything you need for retail Shoe Repair Business. Equipment is dependable though old. (Landis 12L, 88, etc..) and some new. Boxes of full and half soles, heels, parts and pieces, Etc... Ready for retail! Please call, can text pictures. Asking $14,000. Call or e-mail 770-318-6911,
Posted February 23, 2022

Shoe Repair Finisher Machine
I am located in the Atlanta, Ga area and will be closing my shoe shop soon. I have my shoe repair finisher for sale. If interested please contact me for pictures. The asking price is $3,000 but to negotiate best offer. 678-508-5278 or
Posted February 9, 2022

105 year old business needs qualified repairman to take over.
Great opportunity for individual who is looking for a business that doesn't need years to create business for profit. There are 1,386,980 people in a four county area with less than 6 shoe repairmen. I am willing to be real creative in this transaction, check out our web site at or my e-mail is or call at 717-376-6183 to talk about my business.
Posted February 9, 2022

For sale - well established shoe repair store in San Francisco
Well established shoe repair store in San Francisco for sale. Family owned for over 40 years. Selling due to retirement and relocation. Very good location in a wealthy neighborhood. If interested, email to or text to 415-855-5055.
Posted February 9, 2022