Natick, MA (PressExposure) July 15, 2009 -- Snip-its the fastest growing franchise of childrenâs hair salons in the U.S., is based on a sound business model and a service that will not change nor be replaced by machines and technology. In addition to providing no-fuss, no-tears childrenâs hair cuts, Snip-its offers a full line of salon quality products designed just for kids, spa-style treatments and themed parties.
âSavvy entrepreneurs looking for bullet-proof businesses to invest in will find that the salon and hair care services industry continues to grow, despite the shaky economy,â said Christine Mudd, director of franchise development, Snip-Its. âIn order to combat recession, consumers need for more bang for their buck and Snip-its offers just that, making it a viable opportunity, especially in challenging economic times. Experts urge small businesses to develop multiple revenue streams, as a further hedge against a down economy, and Snip-its already has that built in.â
Snip-itsâ no-tears haircut experience is weaved with vibrant colors and reminds many children of a Saturday morning cartoon. Decorating the salonâs interior are Snip-its branded animated cartooncharacters: Snips, Jean Luc le Spritz, Curly Comb, Flyer Joe Dryer, the Clip-ette Sisters, and Maranga Mirror. In addition, animated videos, salon-tailored educational computer games and âcushyâ parents chairs let Moms sit and relax nearby. At the end of each visit, children receive a prize in exchange for a lock of hair from the âMagic Box.â
Providing additional revenue opportunities, Snip-itsâ offers a line of safe, environmentally friendly combination shampoo/body wash, conditioners and styling products. The salon offers unique, spa-style experiences including manicures, pedicures and specialty hair styles such as hair wraps, cornrow braids and beads. Expertly applied make up for weddings, recitals, bat mitzvahâs and other special occasions is a favorite service that includes a palette of shadow, blusher, liner and lip gloss that little princesses can take home. These additional services are available for groups and parties.
Snip-its provides franchisees with a level of support that stands out in the hair care industry. Snip-its operators receive full support, guidance, and comprehensive information from company experts. A dedicated Operations Consultant is assigned to each store, from day one. Snip-its marketing, development, financial, operations, and even executive-level personnel assist in providing all of the tools a kids franchise needs to grow their businesses.
Snip-its, a growing: kids franchise [http://snipits.com/franchising/index.cfm] was founded in 1995 by California native, Joanna Meiseles, the daughter of Hollywood producer, Robert Blumofe credited with the movie, Yours, Mine and Ours and is the granddaughter of famed comedian Jack Benny. After a heartbreaking visit to an âadultâ salon with her then young son, the first-time entrepreneur established the entertainment-styled salon with the goal to make childrenâs hair care a positive fun-filled adventure for families. Entrepreneurs that relate to this scenario may wish to learn more about opening a Snip-its store.