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Great Clips Franchise Review

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Franchise Facts

GREAT CLIPS® salons offer consistent, high quality, affordable, limited hair care services and a limited selection of products designated by Great Clips for men, women and children in a distinctive retail environment, customarily in a shopping center. Great Clips has developed an image, brand, and business system for the operation of GREAT CLIPS® salons.

How much does a Great Clips franchise cost?

Great Clips has a franchise fee of up to $20,000, with a total initial investment range of $146,750 to $302,400.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $20,000
  • Total Investment: $146,750 to $302,400
  • Working Capital: $15,000 to $50,000
  • Royalty Fee: 6.0%

The initial cost of a franchise includes several fees -- Unlock this franchise to better understand the costs such as training and territory fees.

How much does a Great Clips franchise make?

Franchise revenue depends on a wide range of factors, as does profit. How much money you can make from any franchise depends on a number of specific factors such as franchise location, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other factors. Unlock this franchise for franchise-specific data and insight.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2021 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 4472 franchised Great Clips locations in the USA.

Are there any Great Clips franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2021 FDD data, Great Clips has franchise locations in 50 states plus DC. The largest region is the West with 0 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2021

Great Clips Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$146,750 - $302,400
Franchise Fee
$20,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2012
3287
2020
4472
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
6.0%
Ad Fees
5.0%
# of Franchised Outlets
4472

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 89 hours. This includes 55 hours of classroom training, 13 hours of on-the-job training, and 21 hours of online training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 21
On-the-Job 13
Classroom 55
Total 89

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Great Clips offers territory protections. For an explanation of territorial rights, unlock this franchise for important details.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. Great Clips offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

Do they use public figures to promote their franchise?

Yes, unlock to find out which public figures are used to promote this franchise.

Do they offer financing support?

Yes, you can also click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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