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Fitness & Beauty Franchises

Winter Wonderland

Fitness centers tend to blossom in the first quarter as weight loss New Year’s resolutions are made

Beauty Products in the Hands of the Beholder

Beauty franchises often utilize multiple revenue streams with sales of goods as well as services

At a loss

The market for weight loss is large, as over one third of all Americans are obese

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Fitness & Beauty Franchises Industry Description


Fitness and beauty franchises take advantage of America’s increasing health-consciousness and obsession with appearance. These are pretty recession-proof fields—people always want to look and feel good!

This industry is divided into two segments:

  • Fitness ,which focuses on exercise, health and weight loss. The primary fitness franchises include gyms. Certain fitness franchises specialize in areas such as martial arts, Pilates or dance. There are also fitness franchises for nutrition guidance, personal training, women and the elderly.
  • Beauty franchises include spas, salons, barbershops and tanning locations. Many beauty franchises boost sales by selling products as well as services.

It all works out

The market for weight loss is large, as more than one-third of all Americans are obese. Fitness centers tend to blossom in the first quarter, as New Year’s resolutions to lose weight are made.

Jump to it

There’s no better time to get on board, as industry profits are poised to hit $29 billion by 2016 and grow an average of 5.3 percent each year.

If you want to help people live a healthier lifestyle or assist them in looking their best, consider starting a fitness or beauty franchise!

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Fantastic Sams Hair Salons


The Fantastic Sams Hair Salons franchise system offers one of the world's largest full-service hair care franchises. Fantastic Sams franchisees receive both local and national support through on-going management training, educational programs and national conferences, as well as advertising.

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The Joint


The Joint brings affordable and convenient chiropractic maintenance services to locally owned and operated clinics nationwide. Each clinic offers excellent chiropractic care, designed for identifying and addressing all clients’ health care needs.

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British Swim School, USA


British Swim School was created to provide the Owners with a feeling of fulfillment and purpose in helping save children's lives. British Swim School Owners enjoy a wide customer base and all our proud of their bottom lines.

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SMS Masterminds


As an SMS Masterminds licensee, you'll receive an exclusive market in which to sell a state of the art mobile-based loyalty program to local businesses. Replacing traditional punch-card loyalty programs, SMS Masterminds is the next generation of direct marketing.

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Our patent-pending program has helped thousands of local women. Founder Dawn Cutillo has been featured on NBC, FOX News, CBS and The Doctors. This ground-breaking, natural hormone balancing approach can be experienced in local BeBalanced Centers across the U.S.!

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Urban Float


Urban Flat is a national leader in an industry primed for exponential growth. Urban Float focuses on providing floaters with a superior experience. We have meticulously designed retail float centers and cutting edge floatation tanks.

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Apricot Lane


Apricot Lane is the leading women’s fashion boutique franchise combining opportunities from the fashion and gift industries! As a franchisee you will be bringing the latest designer brands to your customers and backed with the support of an established, comprehensive retail operation.

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