Appleton, WI, October 17, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- Sport Clips, Inc., a national sports-themed, hair-care franchise for men and boys, opened its first store location in Appleton. The new store, which provides a unique environment allowing men to get a haircut as well as other “MVP” services amid sports-themed television programming, is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. until 6 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Sport Clips provides a full range of hair-care service, from a basic haircut to the MVP treatment, which includes a haircut, massaging shampoo, steamed towel, and shoulder and neck massage. Fully-equipped for the sports enthusiast, clients are surrounded by sports-themed décor that includes jerseys, pennants, lockers and sports memorabilia available for purchase. Sport Clips serves its clients on a walk-in basis.
“Everyone needs a haircut, and the mission of Sport Clips is to create a championship haircut experience for men and boys in an exciting and relaxing sports environment,” said Wally Sauthoff, Sport Clips’ Area Developer for Wisconsin. “Where else can you get your haircut while watching last night’s sports highlights or a live sporting event, all while being surrounded by the total sports experience? It’s ESPN meets the barbershop – it’s where guys win.”
Sport Clips is the “Official Haircutter” of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and has official partnership agreements with NASCAR and several professional sports teams, along with local teams such as the Fox Cities Ice Dogs.
Headquartered in Georgetown, Texas, Sport Clips is one of the nation’s fastest growing franchises. Entrepreneur magazine’s January 2007 issue ranked the company the 72nd largest franchise in America, up from its 81st position last year, and the 49th fastest-growing franchise, moving one position up from its ranking in 2006.
For more information about Sport Clips, including locations throughout the United States, visit www.SportClips.com.
About Sport Clips
Sport Clips was established in 1995 by Gordon Logan, Founder and CEO. Sport Clips is affiliated with NASCAR and is the “Official Haircutter” of several teams in the National Basketball Association (NBA), Major League Baseball (MLB) and National Hockey League (NHL). Sport Clips is the “Official Haircutter” of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and offers preferential pricing to veterans. For more information about Sport Clips, including locations throughout the United States, visit www.SportClips.com.
For additional information contact:
Wally Sauthoff, Sport Clips Area Developer