Great Clips franchise located in the Foxcreek Plaza Shopping Center
November 10, 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 Foxcreek Plaza Shopping Center, in Oakville, Ontario, Canada.
"Our manager-run salon is conveniently located in the Toronto metro area on Third Line and Dundas Street in Oakville, on Lake Ontario," said Goggins. "This retail shopping plaza is anchored by a Price Chopper Supermarket and, of course, our Great Clips salon." 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 our business model is recession resistant. We just recorded our 20th consecutive month of same-store-sales growth."
Great Clips is North America's largest hair-care brand with nearly 2,800 salons conveniently located in high-visibility strip malls in nearly 140 markets. Great Clips consistently ranks among Entrepreneur magazine's Franchise 500®. Entrepreneur also ranks Great Clips as one of their Fastest Growing and one of America's Top Global Franchises for 2009.