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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Two Businesses in One For Sale!
Two Businesses in one for sale! Location, location, location! In the great city of Winter Garden, FL. (the tenth best city to live in USA!) All year round sunny weather, NO MORE COLD SNOW DAYS!!

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, has well established customers and This store front of 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) with a yearly gross income between, $ 125.000 to $150.000. Price for a quick sale!
Serious inquires only!

Please email me for pictures and more info @ or call 407.259.1819
Posted October 8, 2019

Equipment for Sale
Have the following equipment for sale in Southern California. Ask about our leasing program.

  • Pair of jackmaster finishers 220v one set up for soles and one for heels- $2250/ pair
  • Jackmaster polisher $950
  • Landis 12 K sole stitcher refurbished and new paint $2450- must see to appreciate. Clean. Ready to ship November 1.
  • Landis 12 L sole stitcher refurbished and new paint $2950- must see to appreciate. Clean. Ready to ship December 1.
  • Sutton S-2000 finisher. Excellent condition. $5950.
  • Sutton McKay chainstitch- $1150
  • Sutton DN2000 Lockstitch Excellent condition. $2950
  • Cobra AK 20 strap cutter. Excellent condition $1950

Contact for more information.
Posted October 8, 2019


  • Equipment $10,000.00
  • Good Will/Blue Sky $10,000.00
  • Supplies $11,500.00
  • SUB TOTAL $31,500.00
  • Retail Inventory – as of 9/28/10 Approx $36,500.00
  • Total w/current Inventory $67,500.00

Well established Shoe Repair Business in Redmond, Oregon. Only cobbler in town and a much needed service. Willing to train. Owners retiring so Inventory will be decreasing. Will have to find new location, building has sold. Reasonable offers considered.  Contact Jerry or Lori at 541-410-4700 or 541-410-6661.
Posted October 8, 2019

Successful Shoe Repair for Sale
Located in South Miami, this business has been operated profitably since 1966, has well established customers and is now for sale.
This store front of 550 sq feet is ideal for a very experience cobbler with an eye for detail and excellet customer service to serve a very demanding high end area.

Price includes a DN86 Power Mackay Sticher, Claes Patch Machine and much more also associated inventory ,fixtures and furnishings.
Rent is very reasonable ( under $ 3,000 ) with a yearly gross income between $ 185.000 to $ 250.000. PRICE UPON REQUEST. For Spanish call Jose Luis at 305 342 5674 and Luisa for English at 786 246 8877
Posted October 8, 2019

Cobbler needed in beautiful Boulder CO
Looking for either an experienced cobbler, someone who:

  • enjoys working with their hands
  • has great customer service skills
  • pays attention to detail
  • is able to learn new skills quickly
  • is looking for long term employment
  • is able to multitask

Pay depends on experience. (720) 383-1613‬
Posted September 6, 2019

Now Hiring Experienced Cobbler
We run a busy, productive shop in beautiful Portland, Oregon, and we’re looking for someone to join the crew as we head into our busier seasons. We need someone with solid repair experience in the full range of heels, soles, etc. and we will train to the particulars of our methods if there are any gaps.

We do a lot of work boots, western boots, dress shoes, high end shoes, and a fair amount of everything else. The job can be part time or full time, and the wages are good. The shop is full of diverse projects, good music, and quality work. We’ll train you in our pricing structure and you may need to do some customer service, but the primary place for our new hire will be at the work bench.

out our Instagram or Facebook profile (jdshoerepair) to get an idea of the range of projects we do, and visit our website at for visuals of the shop space. Contact JD at with questions, or phone 503-504-1978.
Posted August 27, 2019

Shoe Repair Equipment and Findings
The old man passed away and left all this in storage. Over 50 boxes of BRAND NEW shoe findings and lots of shoe repair equipment and tools. The storage unit is located in Hermiston, Oregon. (I live in Portland and will meet buyer there) At this time we are mostly interested in offers that will take ALL of it at once. However, we are open to all offers. Please check the craigslist posting that lists ALL of the inventory and includes links to the photographs. If you have trouble seeing the post or anything else please contact me,
Posted August 27, 2019

For Sale in North Georgia
Shoe repair shop for sale. family owned and operated for 50 years. Modern equipment s2000 Finisher, Fume Buster, Besser Lockstitch Mckay ,Adler Patcher, Landis K Stitcher, Industrial Upholstery Machine. Large Orthopedic clientele. Call 770-532-3772 or 678-936-0959.
Posted August 18, 2019

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
Posted August 18, 2019

Comfort Shoe Store/Shoe Repair for Sale
Full service shoe store with specialty footwear for problem feet. European footwear, work boots, work shoes, western boots, dress shoes and seasonal footwear. The store also offers shoe care products, foot care products, socks, hosiery, belts and handbags. Busy shoe repair shop including seven shoe repair pick up location at dry cleaners in Northern Virginia and one in Washington, DC. Established in 1969 with up-to-date customer mailing list and customer files. Owner retiring but willing to work with new owner while transitioning. Call 540-659-0781 or email for appointment or more information.
Posted August 13, 2019

Display cases, Autosolers, Leather & more
Located in Coquille, Oregon – 135 miles from Eugene, Oregon.

  • Oak and glass display case – 8′ by 26″, 42″ high with beveled glass top. Great condition, two adjustable glass shelves. Lutke manufacturing. $300
    Display case with storage space – 6′ by 19″, 40″ tall. Good condition, one glass shelf. $50
  • Comet 10 autosoler $50
  • Cinderella autosoler $50
  • Singer vamper sewing machine model 17-30 $150
  • Golden skirting leather, black latigo, and red latigo very reasonable.

Buyer to pick up or arrange shipping. Email or call 541-404-2651.
Posted August 13, 2019

For Sale
Well established shoe repair in North Georgia. Large orthopedic clientele. Family owned and operated for 50 years. 770-532-3772 or 678-936-0959.
Posted July 26, 2019

Uptown Shoe Repair for Sale in Richland, WA
For sale: Shoe repair store established in 1979 with well-established customers coming from miles around. Sale includes current stock, equipment, and name. The store is located in a busy strip mall in Central Richland that has been around since 1949.

To find out more about the shop and the Tri-Cities click here. Contact Dave Shinabarger at (509) 947-8076 or for more information.
Posted July 24, 2019

Shoe Repair Equipment for Sale in San Diego, CA
San Diego/La Mesa family owned shoe repair business is being forced to close after a 21-year run due to landlord’s decision to pass the space to a marijuana dispensary. Everything must go by August 9th, 2019!
Variety of vintage, all working condition equipment available for Sale:

  • Auto-Soler Co. Shoe Repair Machine Cinderella 4 1/2 Special
  • Shoe Repair Equipment Auto Soler Comet 10 Shoe Repair Heel Nailer
  • Juki DDL 555 Industrial Sewing Machine with table
  • Singer Cobbler Shoe Patch Leather Sewing Machine with electric foot pedal
  • Landis Model 12 Leather Shoe Cobbler Stitcher Boot Sewing Repair
  • And other equipment.

Please feel free to stop by Navajo Shoe Repair at 5555 Jackson Ave, La Mesa, CA 91942. or email, or call 1-619-246-2015
Posted July 20, 2019

Great Shoe, Boot & Saddle Shop in Sunny Oklahoma
FOR SALE: Circle C Shoe, Boot & Saddle Shop for sale in beautiful Southern Oklahoma. Hundreds of reconditioned boots for sale & 12 saddles. We have the best customers in the world. They have begged us not to sellout because we have been in business for 52 years. We are in our 3rd generation of customers & we want to keep them happy. We have a large supply of shoe findings, leather, western tack, machinery & building in great shape. All this includes the 20 x 90 foot building with small living quarters in the back. We are in an excellent location between the two main streets of town. We are in horse country & home of some of the best horse trainers around. We are the only repair shop for a 70 mile radius. All this for $200,000 located at 25 North Washington in Ardmore, Oklahoma. You may call for machine & shop pictures by text. Call Harold Caudle at 580-504-5593 or Ann at 580-504-5592.
Posted July 19, 2019

Ready to Retire- Shoe Repair Store for Sale in Lincoln Park (Morris Cty)
Established large store for shoe repairs and sale of leather products for sale. Responsible price. Call 973 690 0096 if no answer call 973 895 3615. 
Posted July 18, 2019

Starting your own shoe repair business? Need replacement equipment? Are you an artisan looking for vintage equipment? LOW LOW PRICES!!
Equipment from two shoe repair operations in Erie, PA available for immediate liquidation sale. Well maintain and currently in barn storage. Buyer must arrange for pick-up or shipping. Pictures and detailed inventory listing will be made available upon inquiry. You will not be disappointed!! or 814-440-2904.
Posted July 17, 2019

Turn Key Shoe Repair for Sale
Est. 48 years in the Atlantic City NJ area. Loyal clientele includes casino show dancers, employees and area residents. Very reasonable rent. Fully equipped with associated machinery ,inventory and fixtures. Sale also includes registered trade name , training, plus everything you need to succeed .Please serious inquiries only .Call Charlie at shop 609 645 2323 Cell 609 328 1402
Posted July 11, 2019

Shoe Repair Equipment for Sale
Shop closed – Everything must go!  5 Shoe Repair Machines for Sale:

– Auto-Soler Co. Boot Model Heel Wheel
– Champion 77 McKay
– Stanley Bostitch S-900 Finisher
– Auto-Soler Co. Shoe Repair Machine Cinderella 4 1/2
– Landis Shoe Finishing/Polishing Machine

Detailed Pictures of Each Item Available by Request. or 267-288-5907
Posted June 27, 2019

Successful Cobbler Business for Sale
The business has been operated profitably for 34 years, primarily in the same location, and is well known in the surrounding market area for high-quality repair of all types of leather, canvas, and other durable fabric products. In addition to shoe and street boot repair, other typical repair work includes belts, hiking boots, purses, backpacks, zippers, and other similar products. The business has also done contract repair for retail shoe and ski equipment businesses in the surrounding area.

Centrally located in Winooski, Vermont, directly adjacent to Burlington, Vermont’s largest city, it is situated in a six-county market area with 53% of the state’s population or 335,000. There are only two other similar repair businesses serving this area: one in Williston, VT and one in Barre, VT (approximately 40 miles away).

In addition to the year-round population in the marketing area, it is home to 10 of Vermont’s 22 colleges and professional/technical institutions, with an annual enrollment of over 45,000 students. The surrounding area also has three of the most popular ski areas in the East – Stowe, Sugarbush, Mad River Glen, Jay Peak – with a large portion of over 4 million skiers who visit Vermont annually.

This sale includes all repair equipment, associated inventory, fixtures and furnishings. The sale also includes the registered trade name, Onion River Cobbler, under which the business has operated for its entire 34 years. or 802-370-5128
Posted June 27, 2019

Business for Sale or Lease with Equipment
Well Established Shoe Repair Service out of Danbury, Connecticut. In business for 45 Years. Business for Sale or Lease with all equipment, 12,000 Square Ft shop with store front. If interested call or email Alvaro at (203)-792-6529 /
Posted June 27, 2019

For Sale: Complete Shoe Repair Shop
Small town USA But large clientele 35 years established. All Machinery very good condition. Owner retiring. Very reasonable rent. 16 miles to UConn University. Priced fairly. if interested inquire to
Posted June 27, 2019

Equipment for Sale
2- Landis 5 in One w/new blade in skiver & cutter
1- 29K 71 Singer Patch Machine w/table
1- Heel Wheel Bench Model Complete
1- Landis Naumkeg w/Mounts
Buyer to pay all shipping costs or pick up in store. Please call 301-695-9255 for prices and pictures or email
Posted June 7, 2019

Will Look at All Offers. Everything Must Go!
Due to retirement, shoe repair equipment supplies, tools, and machinery need to be sold. All offers will be considered building and merchandise also for sale call Alex to discuss 941-830-5522. Located In Englewood, FL Lots of room for improvement and huge upside potential.

Click here to view the listing.

Seller is negotiable, will look at all offers, submit your best offers. and 941-830-5522
Posted June 6, 2019

Cobbler Wanted
Established San Diego based company always seeking specialist to repair and clean high fashion shoes and handbags. Master level experience required. Contact Chuck at 619-246-5895.
Posted June 4, 2019

Boot & Saddle Repair Shop for Sale
Established repair and retail shop for sale. We also are the authorized local Red Wing Dealer. The business and building are both for sale. This a thriving business that has been in operation for over 20 years. For more information call or email me:, 432-290-2108.
Posted June 3, 2019

Shoe Repair Looking for Cobbler or Cobbler’s Apprentice
Broadway Shoe Repair located in Seattle, Wa is looking for either an experienced cobbler or a cobbler’s apprentice. We are looking for someone who:
– enjoys working with their hands
– has great customer service skills
– pays attention to detail
– is able to learn new skills quickly
– is looking for long term employment
– is able to multitask

This is a full time position. Must be available to work during all store hours M-Sat 10-8 Sun 12-6. Pay depends on experience. Opportunity for bonus based on a percentage of sales once fully trained.

Broadway Shoe Repair is a drug free environment. Stop by with a resume Monday-Friday 11-7, email , or call (206) 328-9496.
Posted June 3, 2019

Founder/Owner Retiring – Shoe Repair Business for Sale in Spectacular Oregon!
Chance of life time Prime location 1380 sq. feet in Old Town Main Street Tigard since March 1991. This is a very fast-growing desirable community. On the light rail (Max line) and transit center, in process of major service expansion.

Northwest coast has desirable weather, beautiful hiking trails, wine country, close to Oregon and Washington beaches and mountains for winter activities. Numerous outside summer family activities and events.
World Recognized Business – owner is recipient of SSIA World Cup 2015 Bronze Award, and Many others.

Incredibly Affordable Assumable lease – no triple net.
– Tigard Chamber of Commerce
– Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce
– Beaverton Chamber of Commerce

Contact Donald Myers – serious inquiries only, images available New Shoes Professional Shoe Repair – The Instep Corporation
Posted June 3, 2019

Lincoln Shoe Repair
Garment alterations &shoe repair business for sale in Key Biscayne, FL. Perfect climate. Good area to live we family Established service 10 year we us you have one more year of you could sign for another 10 years o relocate
Paid $3,080 a month for the rent. Two business for one price. Asking $65000 or best offer.

Just one place like this in paradise. We carry all products for leather. Around $100,000 a year easy hours. Call until 1 pm at 305-361-6550.
Ask for Teresa,
Posted June 3, 2019