PHASE 1: Research Phase

Day 1
Day 60
2

Apply-Submit application

3

Finish the 8 step process

We’ll introduce you to our best practices during our 8-Step Evaluation Process:

  1. Initial Interview/Welcome
  2. Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) & Financials
  3. People Development 
  4. Customer Growth
  5. Real Estate
  6. Mutual Decision
  7. Final Interview Call
  8. Execution of Franchise Agreement & Approval


4

Join Great Clips, Inc.

Welcome to the Great Clips Family! After signing your franchise agreements, you’ll get your welcome information packet and jump right into the “Start Up" Phase.

PHASE 2: Start Up Phase

Day 61
Day
120 - 180
6

Select your location

Explore our growing list of North American territories.
GO TO TERRITORY MAP
7

HIRE your staff

Follow our staff recruiting strategies, and you'll fill your staff with candidates from our employment database.
8

Promote your opening

Plan your Grand Opening marketing strategy with the assistance of a Great Clips Marketing Manager.
OUR BRAND AND HISTORY
9

Build your salon

Create a salon that fits your needs and pleases your customers with ‘Relax’, our proven salon design.
10

Open your business

Begin your journey as an owner in earnest -- with the Great Clips organization by your side to support you!

Steps to Ownership

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