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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SSIA Classifieds

For Sale
Beautiful Arvada Colorado. Shoe , Boot , Handbag, and everything else repairs. Same location 45 years. Business and Machines and 45 years of supplies or machines and inventory only. $ 85,000.00 takes all. dcobbler@outlook.com
Posted June 17, 2021

Shoe repair equipment for sale
Shoe repair equipment for sale in Central Florida. 3 Autosolers, , Landis L stitcher, Heel wheel, Landis 88-A chain stitcher, Landis 750 finisher, Sutton Jack sander, shine brush machine. Was $6150. Now $5150. May be willing to sell individual pieces. You need to pick it up. email: larmolshoman@yahoo.com
Posted June 17, 2021

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. Come join our winning team! sharon@nobileshoes.com.
Posted June 1, 2021

Shoe Repair Equipment, Key Making Machine & Supplies for Sale
Eastern NC Family owned and operated cobbler shop is closing its doors after 30 years in business. All the equipment and supplies needed for a complete shoe and leather repair business are available for sale as a packaged deal. This is a great opportunity for an enterprising individual interested in a tried and true cobbler business. Seller’s Package includes the following equipment and supplies:

  • Whitfield Wylie 700 Finisher
  • Whitfield Wylie pneumatic Sole Press
  • Heel storage/ prep station
  • Junair Compressor – very quiet
  • Claes Patching Machine
  • Landis 5 in1
  • Mckay Curve Needle Stitcher
  • Auto Soler Straight Stitcher
  • Hillman Key Making Machine w/ complete line of keys
  • Nail and Stapler Guns
  • Equipment manuals, and shoe repair and orthotics training tapes
  • Assorted shoe repair hand tools
  • Jack stands and assorted lasts
  • 100’s of heels, soles, ladies lifts, heel guards, & shoe stretchers…too many to list
  • Complete line of retail products

Asking $25K for the entire shoe repair package. Pictures of items for sale are available upon request. For more information or to make an offer please call (252)531-1501 or email shoedoctor91@gmail.com. “Until shoes grow on trees…Repair and save!”
Posted June 1, 2021

Shoemaker, Cobbler, and Seamstress positions available
Join the JK Boots Team. Call: 509-487-0154. Email: general@jkboots.com. The following positions are available:

  • Full Shoe repair
  • Full seamstress
  • Full Shoemaking
  • Cutting
  • Sewing
  • Lasting
  • Bottoming
  • Finishing
  • Order management
  • Inventory management

Work hours: Day shift 7:00am – 3:30pm, Evening shift 4:00pm – 11:30pm, Night shift 12:00am – 6:30am

Benefits

  • Competitive and rewarding job experience
  • Personalized benefits
  • Weekly pay
  • Health insurance: medical/dental/vision
  • 401k match
  • Group life insurance
  • Employee discounts
  • Training available
  • Starting wage: inquiry
  • General compensation: inquiry

Attitude: Do: Have a “whatever needs to get done” mentality.  Look out for your team. Care about the general goal and vision of this team.

Don’t: Have an “I’m only here clock in and clock out” mentality. Think only of your responsibilities. Make decisions based solely on your own personal success.

*benefits waiting period may apply
Posted May 6, 2021

#WeAreTheCobblers
The Cobblers is pleased to announce that we’re expanding our Miami, FL team and recruiting artisans! This is your chance to join one of the fastest-growing companies in America— an opportunity to produce more work and redefine what success looks like for your life. The Cobblers’ performance-based model is a form-breaking movement that will bring you a new way to thrive! Together we can deliver world-class restoration, repair, and cleaning services to luxury leather goods and premium sneakers.

Life at The Cobblers is about sharing responsibility and creating great work together. We take great pride in the many unique perspectives and expertise that our team brings to the table every day and welcome artisans of all experience levels! Social cohesion in our community is essential for success. Our mission is to partner with the nation’s top artisans and secure the next generation for this industry. Contact l.mariotto@thecobblers.com.
Posted April 29, 2021

Shoe Repair Shop for Sale in Eagan, MN
Family established and owned since 1968 – second-generation cobbler is looking to retire after 53 years in business. Was one of the first businesses in the small town of Eagan, and over the years both the city and business has grown to be highly successful. Has an exceptional reputation in the community for both shoe sales and service. Impressive 1200 sq. ft. shop complete with inventory and fully equipped with every machine needed to do both Shoe and Leather repair. Located one block from Eagan Outlet Mall and five minutes from the Mall of America. This is a great opportunity for someone to take over a successful family business. Open to discuss options during transition, if needed, as well as purchase price.

For more information or questions, please call Dave at 651-454-1360. You can also e-mail Dave at ddiioia3373@msn.com to get a list of equipment included.
Posted April 29, 2021

Entire Shoe Repair Shop for Sale $5K
Failing health must sale ASAP. ENTIRE SHOP CONTENTS: supplies and machines included ONLY $5,000. 404-789-9930
Posted April 29, 2021

NewShoes Shoe Repair Auction
NEW SHOES SHOE REPAIR RETIREMENT – TOTAL LIQUIDATION AUCTION
SUNDAY MAY 2, 2021
12255 SW MAIN ST., TIGARD, ORE 97223
Auction of Business, followed by auction of individual numbered lots.
PREVIEW BEGINS AT: 11:AM
BIDDING BEGINS AT: 12PM
TERMS: The business will be auctioned as a whole, complete functioning business to the highest bidder, with building lease available to new Owner.

Contact Don Myers for more information at 503-330-9093 or email shoebiz@easystreet.net.
Sale of total business includes all machinery, inventory, fixtures, etc.
Minimum starting bid is $25,500, winning bid requires a $2500 non-refundable cash deposit or bank check to hold for balance due no later than 5PM, Tuesday, May 4th.

If there are no bids for total business, then bidding on individual numbered lots will start at 12:30PM, and sold to highest bidder, this will include all equipment, inventory, wall to wall.

50% cash deposit to hold sold items. The balance and pickup of items due no later than Friday, May 7th. Any items not removed by this date, deposit will be forfeited and offered to the next highest bidder.

In addition, the domain name: www.newshoes.com is for sale, contact Don Myers, Owner at 503-330-9093.
Any questions please call Don at 503-330-9093, or email at shoebiz@easystreet.net
ALL SALES FINAL –
BIDDING PADDLES AND SIGN UP AT THE DOOR
Posted April 13, 2021

Well Established Shoe Repair Shop For Sale in Frederick, MD
Fully equipped shoe repair shop located on N. Market Street in Downtown Frederick, MD. Located in same location since 1947.
Only shop in town.

Updated and new equipment as well as fully maintained machines and hand tools. Turn key operation – Make $$$ as soon as you open with well established clientele & 2 Dry Cleaning Accounts plus high Orthopedic clientele

LOW RENT – Freshly Painted – Great Opportunity for Husband & Wife team or young Family. Sale includes all inventory of supplies and fully stocked shoe maintaining equipment plus small inventory of shoes, boots & handbags. Serious Inquires Only!
Call 301-695-9255 or 239-324-8432 or tt.loiola@yahoo.com.
Posted April 9, 2021

Shoe/Leather Equipment
Shoe/Leather working Equipment For sale. Sewing Machines, Roughing machines, Buffing Machines, Riveters/Eye Letting machines ect. Approximately 25 different machines from shoe manufacturing facility. 1-405-517-5754, jjwd3rd@yahoo.com.
Posted April 9, 2021

Finisher
Sutton Landis S -1250 finisher with Naumkeag. Finisher is complete and in good condition. $3000. Call or email for questions or pictures. Located in west-central Minnesota. Call or text 1-218-770-6088, or email ghbermel@yahoo.com.
Posted February 16, 2021

Shoe & Luggage Repair Shop in Las Vegas for Sale!
Are you a “shoe-in” for this turnkey shoe and luggage repair business in FABULOUS LAS VEGAS? Escape the cold and relocate to the desert! Don’t miss out on your chance to own your own repair business that comes with a substantial inventory of shoe accessories and cleaning products. According to the seller, this is a mostly cash business that is profitable in a busy location. Family owned and operated business located off a busy intersection. Owner says that clientele come from all over the valley, not just immediate area. Seller willing to stay on for extended time to train a buyer, and will consider staying on part time to assist in a smooth transition. Take advantage of untapped advertising and work to grow the business even more. Please call Lyndsey Hauck @ 702-772-7542 to learn more. [First Choice Business Brokers #101 (S.0188362 / BUSB.0007086)]
Posted February 3, 2021

Shoe Repair Equipment for Sale
Central Florida Used equipment : 3 autosolers, Landis G stitcher, Landis L stitcher, Heel wheel, Landis 88-A chain stitcher, Landis 750 finisher, Sutton Jack sander, Shine brush machine, Deodorizing machine, cash register. All for package deal of $6,150. You need to pick it up. E-mail larmolshoman@yahoo.com for inquiries.
Posted January 29, 2021

3 Man Shop in Florida with retail sales
Are you ready to escape the cold white north? Our owner is ready to retire. We are a busy 3+ man shop in warm Port Richey, FL. We have been here 41 years, most people know who we are. Income is 50/50 repairs and new retail sales. We sell the following brands: Irish Setter, Timberland Pro, Porpet, New Balance, Naot Ooffos, and more. Currently have a full time repairman, part time helper, part time rips and full time counter/sales. Contact (727) 243-5246 or Jlhnilica@gmail.com.
Posted January 28, 2021

Busy Boot and Shoe Repair for Sale
Located in Mansfield, TX since 1986 make great money repairing boots and shoes . Business comes with everything you need to repair boots and shoes. 2 finishing machines 2, Landis stitchers, press ,sewing machines and much more. Asking $8,000 or best offer. Please call for more information, 817-473-6986.
Posted December 4, 2020

NYC Shoe Repair business for Sale
After 25 years, Elias’ Shoe Repair shop, on the West Side of Manhattan near Central Park, is for sale. The sale includes all machinery and inventory. Inventory includes repair supplies, shoe care products, canes, umbrellas, and so much more.
The monthly rent is $3,000 with 3% annual increase. As a result of the pandemic, the rent has been reduced to $1,500.00 at least until January 2021. The landlord is very reasonable and accommodating. The remaining lease is approx. 8.5 years. Asking price is $80,000.

This is an established business and an established shoe repair spot for over 50 years.

PS: An option to buy machinery and inventory as a package deal may be considered. For more info or to schedule a meeting contact Pete Gerolimatos @ 347.416.0381 or pete.gerolimatos@gmail.com.
Posted December 4, 2020

Shoe Repair Equipment for Sale
Supreme 40TS Pneumatic Sole Press used only 12 times asking $3,500. 6 Bulb Heat Machine- New never used asking $300.
Owner retiring. Text or call 419.344.9321.
Posted November 25, 2020

Shoe Repair Equipment, Leather Working, Vintage Sewing Machines at Online Auction
Cobbler Tools & Equipment, Leather Working, Vintage Sewing Machines. Online Auction with Lots Ending Monday, November 30 @ 6PM. 131 Dorset Lane, Williston, VT. Preview: Tuesday, November 24 from 11AM-1PM. Partial list, subject to change:

  • Auto Soler Heel Nailers, Wheels, Sole Sanders, Buffers & Nibblers
  • Step Up Transformers
  • Assorted Cobblers Hand Tools
  • Kingsley Monogramming Machine and Letters
  • Singer Cast Iron Treadles
  • Singer Treadle Sewing Machine With Oak Cabinet
  • Champion Sewing Machine w/ Base and Westinghouse Electric Motor
  • Landis Sole Stitcher w/ Heat Control
  • Singer Industrial Commercial Leather Cobbler Sewing Machine
  • Electric Sewing Machine w/ Diamond Sewing Machine Transmitter
  • Premier Deluxe Sewing Machine
  • Antique Cast Iron Shoe Molds & Lasts Forms
  • Wood Stretchers
  • Singer Industrial Commercial Leather Cobbler Sewing Machine
  • Craftsman 3HP 15 gal Portable Air Compressor
  • Landis 5 in 1 Leather Cutter
  • American 5 in 1 Leather Cutter
  • Guardian Power 3-Speed Heavy Duty Drill Press
  • Mallory Mechanical Stretcher
  • Kingsley 8″x 10″ Baseplate Cutting Guide
  • Brannock Mens and Womens Shoe Guides
  • FH Smith Manufacturing Company Mini Arbor Presses AND MORE!

More info at THCAuction.com with link for online bidding. 800-634-7653 or advertising@thcauction.com
Posted November 16, 2020

4th Generation Shoe and Leather repair
Complete shop – equipment & material
Selling as a package – shoe repair equipment, tools, and materials.
Sutton Landis S1250 finisher – good
Landis Aristocrat No. 12 Model L stitcher – good
Singer 29K60 patcher – fair
Auto Soler nose cone 12 boot model – good
Auto Soler Heel Wheel on stand – good
Landis 5 in one Model 25 – good
Jack stand and irons, several stretchers, 100s of heals, soles, eyelets, rivets, misc. of all kinds. Hand tools.
Package deal of $5800.00 to take all. In west central Minnesota. Call or text 218-770-6088, or e-mail ghbermel@yahoo.com.
Posted November 11, 2020

Landis 5 in 1
Restored Landis 5 in 1. Works Great, new blade. Cuts easily – in excellent condition. Email for a photo! Asking only $400. Located in Sarasota, FL. Email to JerryP5@Comcast.net.
Posted October 22, 2020

Shoe Repair Shop For Sale
We have put our shop up for sale after 44 years in Costa Mesa, CA. We are located in Southern Calif. The shop has a loyal following and just needs someone to bring new life. My father has been doing this for nearly 60 yrs so its time to finally retire. We are motivated to sell. The rent is $2273/mo. GREAT LOCATION. The Cobbler’s Bench (949) 650-1939….PRICED TO SELL…Please call for more info.
Posted October 19, 2020

Shoe Repair Equipment for Sale
317 Sutton Rapid E Stitcher mint condition: $5000
5-in-1 Landis cutter like new w/new blade in box: $500
3-in-1 Landis cutter like new: $150
Call ask for Dan 419.344.9321
Posted October 19, 2020

Selling Shoe Service Business to Retire
Bean Shoe Service has been in the Wisconsin/Illinois state line area for 102 years. Owner pulling the plug and moving south. Business steady, being only authorized orthopedic service in the area as well as alterations and steady horse riding clientele among others. This is an excellent opportunity to get your business started at an excellent price. All material and equipment included. Reasonable rent of $900 and a low selling price of 15K. Located next to steady traffic next to post office, middle school and bowling alley in beautiful downtown South Beloit Illinois. OWNER MOTIVATED and cobbler with over 50 years experience could be contracted. (815) 556-2413.
Posted September 10, 2020

90 Pairs Wooden Shoe Lasts for Sale
I have 90 pairs of wooden shoe lasts for sale. Ranging in sizes 4A to 12EE. $10/pair or $700 for all. 719-588-0028 or crookedpole@gmail.com.
Posted August 21, 2020

Shoe Repair Business for Sale
Located in the affluent downtown Claremont Village, California. Great opportunity for a hardworking, qualified shoe repairer. Easily can make a six figure income for themselves. Business has been established since pre Great Depression era. Must be able to prove ability to purchase before books will be opened. $140,000; call 909-626-0213.
Posted August 13, 2020

Shoe Repair Shop For Sale
Shop for sale been in business 50 plus years. Besser lockstitch, Sutton 2000 finisher, L landis stitcher,  2-5 in ones, adler patcher,
all inventory and equipment. Owner ready to retire. Grossing over 100k yearly, has potential for growth, reasonable rent. Business has a strong orthopedic background. Asking price 100 k owner finance to right person with substantial down payment. Call 770 532 3772 weekdays, weekends 678 936 0959.
Posted August 13, 2020

Shoe Repair & Clothes Alterations For Sale in Hollywood, FL
S1000 and Landis 12, Landis 12F, Landis 150 lineament, 10 Cinderella 4/an half, 2 singer 29/71, Champion 66 and everything you need for the clothes alterations machines. Retirement after 45 years. The rent is $1,600 a month. Asking price $44,000 or best offer. Call Teresa at 954-439-3692. We relocated our store to this address that used to be same business for more than 35 years. They closed because of COVID-19 and they retired.Email ltshoes@live.com or phone 954-439-3692.
Posted June 23, 2020

Well Established Shoe Repair Shop For sale in Frederick MD
Fully Equipped Shoe Repair Store Located on Main Street in Downtown Frederick MD. No Competition – Located in same location for 85 years – Since 1947! Updated and new equipment as well as fully maintained older machines and hand tools. Turn key Operation-Make $$$$ as soon as you open with well established clientele Opportunity for Young Family or Husband & Wife Team

Low Rent – Freshly Painted – Fully Stocked Shoe Maintaining Retail – Small Selection of Purses Boots and Shoes Included for Retail if int. Serious Inquires only! Call Tammy at 754-245-0964 or Vito at 754-207-9488, ttloiola@yahoo.com.
Posted June 18, 2020

Two Businesses in one for sale! in Winter Garden FL.
Location, location, location! In the great city of Winter Garden, FL. (the tenth best city to live in USA! http://www.cwgdn.com/)

Full service store; shoe repair, boot repair, hand bag repair and luggage repair, also we do clothing alterations, business has an excellent reputation.

The business has been operated profitably since 2014, previously located in the Florida Mall, it has a well-established customer base. This store front has 750 sq feet is ideal for a very experience business\cobbler person or couple with an eye for detail and excellent customer service, someone who loves this type of work and has business experience will do great, the store is the only one in 25 miles, located in one the best growing central FL area; close to Disney parks and major shopping plaza!

Price includes over 15 machines and inventory: Sutton Rapid E Stitch, Sutton 296A Chain Stitch, 3 nailers, Adler 30 patcher sewing machine, 29k Singer patcher, Sutton 4” and 2” sander, Sutton S2000 full size finisher with shoe polish rolls, two 5 &1 cutters. Also, five Industrial sewing machines for clothing alterations, as well as associated inventory, fixtures and furnishings. All machines are in great working condition for their age!

Rent is very reasonable (under $ 2,000). Priced for a quick sale! Serious inquires only! Someone with shoe repair experience or clothing alterations experience. Willing to train the right person! Please email me love2pedal2@gmail.com or call me 407.734.0557 for pictures and more info, Hablo Spanol.
Posted May 27, 2020

Shoe Repair Shop For Sale In New Orleans, LA
Shoe repair shop for sale. Establishment of 47 years located in New Orleans, LA. Owner is looking to retire. Business is complete with inventory and is fully equipped with machines. Serious inquiries only. For more information or to make an offer please call me at 504-874-4549 or email jpmram02@aol.com.
Posted May 19, 2020

Shoe Repair Shop for Sale
Our Shoe Repair Shop is well established in Sunny Kennewick Washington. Kennewick has Southern California type weather.

We have low rent and a good land lord We have been in business since 1977 in this area. I am asking $43,000 and this is a running shop with all the machinery and equipment that it takes to run a shoe repair shop.

Price is negotiable. Call 509-572-0836 or 5090-585-6426 and ask for Deborah We will also consider hiring some one if you would rather work for someone in stead we will negotiate wages
Posted May 19, 2020

Hardo D-4902 Lockstitch Machine
Hardo D-4902 Lockstitch Sewing Machine with rotating horn, single phase 220V, with manual. Asking $9,000. Located in Lexington, Virginia. Call 540-319-8253 and leave message.
Posted February 19, 2020

Shoe Repairman needed in Denver
We are an extremely busy shoe repair shop located in downtown Denver, and i do mean extremely busy. I’m looking for someone who has experience but I am also willing to train the right person if they are serious about learning this trade. Dependability is a must!!! I am a 4th generation cobbler, in the United states, was a team member of the Sole Factor tour through Vibram, and have 35+ years of experience doing shoe repair. So I have a lot of experience, with which, to teach someone the ins and outs. What I don’t have is time to waste on someone who is not prepared to work hard. Attention to detail, an eagerness to learn, reliability, punctuality, and able to treat my customers well are required. Like I said, experience is preferred but I am willing to be flexible in that area. This is a full time position and 5 days a week. I have 3 other employees and we all stay busy. If you believe you would be a good fit call me at the shop at the shop and we’ll set up a time to talk. 303.623.3838
Posted February 11, 2020

Shoe Repair Shop For Sale In Los Angeles, CA
Establishment of 60 years, located in Los Angeles, near Beverly Hills and Metropolitan area for sale. Impressive 1100 sq. ft. shop comes fully equipped, with a showroom that has growth potential. It has an annual net profit of $160k+. For more information or to make an offer, please call us at (818) 326–8040, or email at Alfreddd55@gmail.com.
Posted February 11, 2020

Shoe Repair Shop For Sale
Established Shoe Repair Shop For Sale In New London, CT. Been in business for over 42 years. The only Cobbler in town and in the greater New London County. This business has been operating profitably since 1977, and has well established customers and growth potential.

Owner is looking to retire. Business is complete with inventory and is fully equipped with machines. Includes training and everything else needed to help you succeed. Serious inquiries only!

For information or questions, please call Chris at 860-443-1122 or email at: athens74@sbcglobal.net.
Posted February 11, 2020

Experienced Shoe Repair wanted or Shoe Repair Person to Purchase Shoe Shop
Established Shoe Repair & Leather Repair Shop needs experienced shoe repair person. The shoe repair man has passed away and one person is basically running shop. This store is too much for one person to handle. This shop is pretty popular and all it’s gonna take is the right shoe repair person to come in here get the work done. My daughter does shoe repair and she is really good at it. But she does need help to stay caught up in here.

She is getting way behind on here work and I am having to send work out to another shop. We will be discussing wages when you call me And I may decide to sell this shop to you if you want to buy it. And we are in a prime location here in sunny Kennewick, Washington the weather is more like southern California here. the rent is reasonable and we have a good land lord. And the machinery is here and it is a busy shop. Call Deborah at 509-585-6426 or 509-572-0836 And we discuss the options.
Posted January 16, 2020

Southern Oregon Shoe Repair for Sale
Shoe repair shop/Shoe store for sale. Beautiful Ashland OR (22,000). A lovely tourist/college town located on I5 14 miles above the California border. Home to the Oregon Shakespeare festival. (Also has a contract with festival for all dance rubber) Shop has been in town for 90 years. Currently cultivating and incorporating a growing pick up location in Grant Pass OR (38,000) One of 2 repair shops located in Jackson County, population 680,000. Established Web site, and Facebook page with over 780 likes. Good reputation. Owners are needing to sell due to medical issue. $50,000. 541-301-9595 please text.
Posted January 8, 2020

Shoe Repair Business for Sale
A long established shoe repair business in the beautiful town of Silver City, New Mexico is for sale. A large amount of cowboy boot work. Includes the following equipment:

– Landis 12 L sole stitcher
– Landis 12 K sole stitcher
– Landis Jetline grinder and buffer
– 5 in 1 cutter
– Union Special upholtery sewing machine
– Adler 30 patching sewing machine
– Autosoler Cinderella nailer
– hand tools, sole materials, heels, scrap leather, findings, etc.

Price of $9,000 includes some training if wanted. Contact Dave at 575-388-4798 (shop) or 575-535-2613 (home) or email at dwwait@yahoo.com.
Posted January 8, 2020