Potential Earning with the Snowie Bus

Find our your potential earnings in the shaved ice business with our calculator tool below. Enter some possible price/cost scenarios and watch the calculations show the great profit margins that come from being in the Shaved Ice Industry.

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Operating Ratios Options:




Price per shaved-ice:




Variable Costs

 Small (8oz)Medium (14oz)Large (20oz)
Ice$0.07$0.13$0.20
Spoon Straws$0.02$0.02$0.02
Styrofoam Cup$0.02$0.04$0.08
Syrup$0.05$0.10$0.15
Napkins$0.01$0.01$0.01
Total$0.16$0.30$0.46
 Small (8oz)Medium (14oz)Large (20oz)
Price per Unit$2.00$3.00$4.00
Variable Cost% of Minimum Price8.22%10.01%11.48%
Gross Profit Margin91.78%89.99%88.52%
Servings per Gallon of Syrup854328
Ounces of Syrup Unit1.503.004.50
Gross Income per Unit$1.84$2.70$3.54

Operating Ratios

Sales per Day$150.00$200.00$300.00$400.00$500.00
14oz Variable Cost %10.01%10.01%10.01%10.01%10.01%
Less Variable Cost$15.02$20.03$30.04$40.06$50.07
Sales Tax (0%)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross Profit$134.98$179.97$269.96$359.94$449.93
Less Fixed Cost$102.94$102.94$102.94$102.94$102.94
Net Profit per Day$32.03$77.03$167.01$257.00$346.98
Net Profit % per Day21.36%38.51%55.67%64.25%69.40%
Net Profit 1 Month (30 days)$961.03$2,310.82$5,010.39$7,709.97$10,409.55
Net Profit 3 Month (90 days)$2,883.09$6,932.45$15,031.18$23,129.91$31,228.64
Net Profit 5 Month (150 days)$4,805.15$11,554.09$25,051.97$38,549.85$52,047.73

Syrup:

Concentrate$1.52
Preservative$0.13
Sugar$2.60
Cost per gallon$4.25
Cost per ounce$0.03

Fixed costs per day:

Wages$80.00
Rent$16.67
Electricity$2.00
Insurance$2.78
Misc (permits, fees, etc.)$1.50
Total$102.94

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