Great Clips Opens Franchised Salon in Oaks, Pennsylvania
Franchise located in the Marketplace at Oaks Shopping Center
July 13, 2009 // Franchising.com // Rob Goggins, vice president of franchise development for Great Clips, Inc., announced the Grand Opening of the company's newest franchised salon in the Marketplace at Oaks Shopping Center in Oaks, Pennsylvania.
"This manager-run salon is located on high-traffic Mill Road with easy access to Route 422, the major thoroughfare in Montgomery County," said Goggins. "The family-oriented center neighbors Target and Lowe's, and within five miles of our Great Clips we have 52,000 households and 132,000 residents. The demographics of the area are well suited for our value-priced, no appointment necessary service.
"Our franchise owners open to a $55-billion hair-care industry. With more than $700 million in total system-wide sales, Great Clips is the industry leader. And we're in a growing market. People get their hair cut every four to five weeks, and our same-store sales have increased consistently for several years."
About Great Clips:
Great Clips is North America's largest hair-care brand with more than 2,700 salons conveniently located in high-visibility strip malls in nearly 140 markets. Great Clips consistently ranks among Entrepreneur magazine's Franchise 500Ò. Entrepreneur also ranks Great Clips as one of their Fastest Growing and one of America's Top Global Franchises for 2009.