• Sport Clips Team Leader Profile: Shannon Whitley

    After the birth of their second child, Shannon Whitley and her husband, Taylor, wanted to raise their girls closer to family. They moved back to Whitley’s hometown of Lake Jackson, Texas, however, a long commute to her job as project manager in the health industry in Houston, along with 60- to ...
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  • Zees and Zors and Other Franchise Lingo

    The franchise community is made up of many different businesses from a variety of industries. While each industry has their own terms and vernacular, as a whole, the franchise community has some shared lingo. To help eliminate some of the confusion and help you make a more educated decision, here is ...
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  • Sport Clips Team Leader Profile: Brandon and Carissa Garrett

    As parents of young children, Brandon and Carissa Garrett started to discuss what they wanted their future to look like. It was important to them to create a foundation for more freedom and flexibility in their lives as their girls grew. “We knew it would take several years to get any kind of ...
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  • IFA’s Highest Honor, the Hall of Fame Award Recognizes a Lifetime of Achievement in Franchising

    ORLANDO, Fla. - The International Franchise Association (IFA) today announced Gordon Logan, Founder and CEO of the hair care company Sport Clips Haircuts, as the winner of this year’s Hall of Fame award. As the oldest and most prestigious award conferred by the IFA, the Hall of Fame award is given ...
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  • Franchising’s Biggest Event of the Year: The IFA

    This year the International Franchising Association’s (IFA) Annual Convention is being held in Orlando, Florida February 8-11. This is franchising’s biggest event for business development and personal growth, and 2020 marks the trade association’s 60th convention. The IFA was formed 1960 with the ...
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  • Year Over Year Growth

    A franchise system’s growth rate can provide clues about its health and long-term viability . When you are considering investing in a franchise, look closely at the numbers and determine if the system is experiencing year-over-year growth, as well as whether the growth is sustainable. Understanding ...
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  • Sport Clips Haircuts Selected a Top 100 Franchise for 2020 by Franchise Gator

    GEORGETOWN, Texas (February 3, 2020) Sport Clips Haircuts was recently named a Top 100 franchise in Franchise Gator’s annual Top 100 Franchise list . This is the seventh annual Top 100 list the online franchise directory has released. It was developed to assist prospective franchisees in their ...
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