Sun Tan City Opens 11 New Franchise Locations During First Two Months Of 2013

Chain now has 233 Company-Owned and Franchise Salons Operating in 17 States

March 04, 2013 // // LOUISVILLE, KY – Sun Tan City announced today that franchisees have opened 11 new salons through the first two months of 2013, bringing the total number of franchise locations to 140. Together with the 93 salons owned and operated by the company, this brings the total number of Sun Tan City salons to 233, operating in 17 states.

The company’s focus on franchise growth has allowed the Louisville-based chain to open locations in eight states in 2013 – Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. The company also recently announced the conversion of 5 salons in New York State, and the company has signed development agreements for additional salon openings in 2013.

“We believe franchisees have the biggest potential to grow the Sun Tan City brand. These salon owners know their markets and customers so our goal is to provide them with the framework and tools to be successful,” said Rick Kueber, Sun Tan City CEO/Co-Founder. “We’re extremely proud of the work these owners have done and look forward to working with them as they continue to build their businesses.”

The company began franchising in 2007 after growing to more than 40 company-owned locations from its inception in 1999. A typical Sun Tan City location features both UV free spray tanning and state of the art UV beds in a friendly spa-like environment. Today, there are a total of 233 Sun Tan City salons -- 93 company-owned and 140 franchise locations operating in 17 states.

About Sun Tan City

Sun Tan City is the nation’s fastest growing chain of privately owned tanning salons, operating more than 230 premier salons in 17 states. A typical Sun Tan City location features both UV free spray tanning and state of the art UV beds in a friendly spa-like environment. In 2011, Sun Tan City was again recognized as one of the 5,000fastest growing companies in America by Inc. magazine. The company was founded in 1999 by brothers David and Rick Kueber and is based in Louisville, Kentucky. For more information regarding the company or franchise opportunities, please visit the Sun Tan City website at

SOURCE Sun Tan City 


Danielle Rudy Davis
Boxcar PR
O: 502.805.2006
C: 502.533.4472



comments powered by Disqus

Franchise News Room »

News By Industry »

Featured Opportunities

Eat. Energize. That's the Freshii mantra. Since 2005, Freshii has been on a mission to help the citizens of the world live better by making healthy...
Roy Rogers Family Restaurants
There is no single factor that accounts for the powerful appeal of the Roy Rogers concept.
Sky Zone
Sky Zone created, built and franchises the first of its kind wall-to-wall trampoline playing courts with unlimited purposes and endless possibilities.
Red Mango
Based in Dallas and with more than 300 locations across the U.S., Mexico, El Salvador and Uruguay, Red Mango is a rapidly-expanding retailer of...
CycleBar®, the only luxury boutique fitness franchise in the market today. CycleBar® unites you with riders of all ages and fitness levels by...
Share This Page

Subscribe to Express

A Franchise Update Media Production
Franchise Update Media
P.O. Box 20547
San Jose, CA 95160
PH. (408) 402-5681
In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)

Copyright © 2001 - 2018.
All Rights Reserved.