Great Clips Opens Salon Franchise in Kingsport, Tennessee

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 6, 2010—Rob Goggins, vice president of franchise development for Great Clips, Inc., announced the Grand Opening of the company’s newest hair salon franchise business in the Kingsport Pavilion Shopping Center, located at 2626 East Stone Dr., Ste. 80 in Kingsport, Tennessee.

“Our manager-run hair salon business is conveniently located off heavily trafficked East Stone Drive in the ‘Model City,’” said Goggins. “The 78-acre shopping area is anchored by Kohl’s, Target, and of course, our Great Clips franchise salon. The demographics of the area are well suited for our value-priced, no appointment necessary service."

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About Great Clips, Inc.

Great Clips, Inc. was established in 1982 in Minneapolis. Today, Great Clips has nearly 3,000 salons throughout the United States and Canada, making it the world’s largest salon brand. Great Clips salons employ nearly 30,000 stylists who receive ongoing training to learn advanced skills and the latest trends. Make Great Clips your choice for value-priced, high-quality haircare for men, women and children. No appointments needed, and salons are open nights and weekends. For more information about Great Clips, Inc. or to find a location near you, visit