Kid To Kid Pays Over $11 Million to Customers in 2012

March 14, 2013 // Franchising.com // SALT LAKE CITY, UT - Kid to Kid, an international children’s and maternity resale franchise, announced the franchise funneled more than $11 million into the pockets of thousands of customers around the country, fueling the economy in 23 states. The resale report, an analysis of last year’s statistical figures, states in 2012, Kid to Kid purchased more than 7 million items from local families in 76 stores across the United States.

On top of the payout for their gently used kid’s stuff, Kid to Kid helps families save money as they replace those items . Used items at Kid to Kid cost up to 80 percent less than retail prices, saving customers approximately $80 million last year alone. “Used just makes sense,” said Kid to Kid founder Shauna Sloan.
Kid to Kid’s resale methods also benefitted the environment. Last year, the franchise recycled nearly 5 million pounds of apparel and accessories. "This is recycling at its best: families get paid to recycle things they’re no longer using, it reduces waste, and is less taxing on the environment than manufacturing new products," said Sloan.

With new stores opening and record numbers of customers buying and selling, Kid to Kid hired approximately 700 new or replacement employees in 2012. The franchise created many needed jobs across the nation, particularly at a time of high unemployment.

Kid to Kid looks to the future with hope and anticipation with nine new stores already scheduled to open in 2013. Sales numbers continue to rise across the country.

For more information, visit Kid to Kid’s website, or contact Julie Null at julie@bcfranchise.com.

About Kid to Kid

Kid to Kid, founded in 1992 by Shauna Sloan, buys and sells the best of children’s, baby and maternity items. With over 90 locations across the United States and Portugal, Kid to Kid stores are individually owned and operated. Kid to Kid is an affiliate of BaseCamp Franchising, a corporate institution based out of Salt Lake City, Utah. To contact BaseCamp Franchising or Kid to Kid, call (801) 359.3207 or visit kidtokid.com

SOURCE Kid to Kid

Contact:

Julie Null
BaseCamp Franchising
julie@bcfranchise.com
801.539.0071 ext. 117

###

Comments:

comments powered by Disqus

Franchise News Room »


News By Industry »


Featured Opportunities

Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
In today's market, the opportunity to buy a Perkins® couldn't be better for experienced restaurateurs interested in aligning with a concept that has...
ZIPS Dry Cleaners
ZIPS, since 1996, began as eight dry cleaners in the Baltimore-Washington, D.C., metro area and has grown to more than 40 stores. Find out more.
Discovery Point Child Development Centers®
• 30 years of brand strength in educational childcare • Only childcare franchise with a flat fee system (vs. fees based on % of your total...
One Cannabis
Get A Piece Of The Booming Cannabis Market Without Headaches.
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.
Share This Page

Subscribe to Franchising 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.