News Releases Archives

October 2015

Great Clips Gives America a Way to Thank Veterans 

Great Clips Salons Uplift Children's Hospitals with Miracle Balloon Campaign

July 2015

Great Clips Gives People #MoreMinutes with its Back-to-School Campaign

February 2015

Great Clips Raises $845,000 for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals

January 2015

CEO Rhoda Olsen Named Executive of the Year


November 2014

Great Clips' Rhoda Olsen Elected President of the International SalonSpa Business Network

Great Clips Announces Decade of Growth!

October 2014

Great Clips Honors Veterans with Free Haircuts

September 2014

3,500-Salon Great Clips Brand Launches #GREATLIST Back-to-School
Campaign with

Clips of Kindness: A Small Gesture in the Big Fight Against Cancer

June 2014

Great Clips Awards $100,000 in Cosmetology Scholarships

May 2014

Great Clips Returns as Title Sponsor for Sonoma Area NASCAR Race

March 2014

Great Clips' Leader Earns Prestigious Certification in Franchise Industry

February 2014

Great Clips Raises $740,000 for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals

January 2014

2014 Leadership Changes Position Great Clips for Continued Growth


December 2013

Adventurers Race to Win Weekend with NASCAR Legends Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kasey Kahne

October 2013

Great Clips Awards Customers with Free Haircut Cards to Give Veterans Through 2013

Great Clips Arizona raises $30,000 for families of fallen firefighters

One Million Great Clips Customers Used Online Check-In in August

September 2013

Great Clips Salons to Participate in Annual Miracle Balloon Campaign

August 2013


Great Clips Celebrates One Million Downloads of Online Check-In App

Great Clips Prepares Kids for Back to School With #TheGreatList School Supply Giveaway


July 2013

App-Plause for Great Clips App Success!

Great Clips Extends, Expands NASCAR Sponsorship

June 2013

Arizona Great Clips Employees to Raise Money for Families of Fallen Firefighters

Charity Golf Classic Raises $250,000 for Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Illinois Man Honored for Great Clips Digital Milestone

May 2013

National Survey Reveals Greatest/Worst Hairstyles of All Time

April 2013

Great Stuff for Great Customers

Minnesota Twins and Great Clips Unveil New Right Field Seating Section at Target Field

March 2013

Great Clips President Charlie Simpson to Receive Leadership Award

Turn March Madness into Happiness with Free Tickets To Championship Game

Race Is On To Meet NASCAR Legend Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

February 2013

Great Clips Salons Raise $500,000 for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals

Win Money for Your Helpful Advice On Life's "Hairy" Situations

Pittman Crowned Champion in Racing Season Opener

January 2013

Great Clips Introduces Clip Notes™

Great Clips Partners with JR Motorsports

December 2012

Holiday Savings on EA SPORTS™ Products at Great Clips

November 2012

Great Clips Partners With Hendrick Motorsports

Great Clips Announces Executive Leadership Change

Great Clips Gives Away New Camaro in National Contest

The $9.99 Great Card Promotion

One Lucky Key Starts Brand New Camaro in Phoenix Contest

October 2012

Great Clips Inc. Partners with Hendrick Motorsports

Great Clips Salons Selling Miracle Balloons

September 2012

Great Clips Celebrates 30th Birthday with 30 Giveaways

July 2012

Great Clips Celebrates 30th Birthday With Camaro Giveaway

Great Clips Charity Golf Classic Raises $285,000

Great Clips Celebrates 30th Birthday

June 2012

Great Clips Showers Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota with “Bubbles of Hope” 

May 2012

Saldana Picks Up Victory in Charlotte

April 2012

Great Clips Teams with EA SPORTS™ & Xbox 360®

March 2012

New Survey Reveals How Much Customers Hate to Wait
Great Clips Launches "An App a Day" Campaign 

January 2012

Great Clips Teams Up with Joey Saldana and Kasey Kahne Racing

Great Clips Announces 2012 NASCAR Nationwide Driver Lineup

December 2011

Holiday Savings on EA SPORTS™ Products at Great Clips

November 2011

Saving Money on Haircuts Just Got Easier at Great Clips

October 2011

Great Clips Recognized as Top Franchise

September 2011

Great Clips Turns Up the Heat in Atlanta

Great Clips Returns to Atlanta for NASCAR's Labor Day Race

August 2011

Back-to-School Hair Fashions

Boris Said to Return to Nationwide Series to Pilot Great Clips Car

NASCAR Drivers Paint with Elephants

Making the Grade with Convenience at Back-to-School

July 2011

Great Clips Charity Golf Classic Raises $240,000 for Children's

Minnesota Celebrates World's Largest Salon Brand

Great Clips Launches

Great Clips Gets "In the Game" with Ultimate Gaming Makeover

June 2011

Great Clips Golf Classic Celebrates 15 Years of Supporting Children

Great Clips Hair Salons Set Two Guinness World Records™

Great Clips and Turner Broadcasting to Promote TNT's Hit Show Memphis Beat

May 2011

Forecast this Summer Calls for Cool Cuts for Warm Days

Great Clips CEO Appointed to International Salon Spa and Business Network Board of Directors

Great Clips Hair Salon Sets First of Two Guinness World Records™

Great Clips Aims to Set Guinness World Records;

April 2011

Great Clips Revolutionizes Haircut Industry with Interactive Shortcut for Wait Times

March 2011

Great Clips Recognized for Children's Support

Great Clips Returns as Title Sponsor of Atlanta NASCAR Nationwide Series Race

February 2011

Great Clips Kicks Off 10th Year as NASCAR Nationwide Sponsor

Great Clips Executives to Speak at IFA Convention

January 2011

Great Clips Announces Executive Leadership Changes

Ray Barton to Expand Role as Chairman of the Board; Turn CEO Reins to Rhoda Olsen

Great Clips Announces Rhoda Olsen to Serve as CEO

Great Clips Promotes Charlie Simpson to President

Sandra Trenda Promoted to Chief Legal Officer for Great Clips

Great Clips Promotes Steve Hockett to Sr. Vice President of Operations

Great Clips Franchisee Brings New Approach to Retirement

Great Clips Begins Roll Out of Online Check-In Across North America

December 2010

Great Clips Franchise Scores with BCS Football Telecasts

Great Clips & EA SPORTS™ Continue Promotion with Holiday Savings

November 2010

Great Clips Inc. Recognizes Franchisees and Salon Staff

Great Clips Moves Up to 85 in Franchise Times Top 200

Great Clips Opens Franchise in Mechanicsville, Virgina

Great Clips to Turn Up the Heat at Phoenix International Speedway

Great Clips and DIY Network Partner for Hit Show "Garage Mahal"

October 2010

Sweet to Make NASCAR Nationwide Series Debut with Great Clips

Great Clips Opens Franchise in Peoria, Illinois

Great Clips Opens Franchise in Kingsport, Tennessee

Great Clips and NFL Network Team Up for NFL GameDay Contest

September 2010

Great Clips to Pull Double Duty at Kansas Speedway

Great Clips 300 Sets NASCAR Attendance Record

Jason Leffler Looks to Tame the "Monster" at Dover International Speedway

Great Clips Salons Raise Money for Children's Miracle Network

Great Clips Does Great Deeds for Great Needs

Great Clips and DISH Network Partner for Special Offer

August 2010

Great Clips Names Co-Grand Marshal for Great Clips 300

Great Clips Franchisees Fuel the Great Clips 300

July 2010

Great Clips Partners with Old Navy for Back-to-School

Great Clips, EA SPORTS™ & PlayStation® Team Up for the Ultimate Gaming Makeover Sweepstakes

June 2010

Great Clips Doubles Up for Daytona International Speedway

Great Clips, Inc. Recognized on Star Tribunes Top Workplaces List

Great Clips' Charity Golf Tournament Raises Record $240K

Summer Forecast: Cool Cuts for Warm Days

May 2010

Great Clips Receives Minnesota Business Ethics Award

April 2010

Great Clips Extends Sponsorship Agreement with Iowa Speedway

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Barton Named One of 'Fourty Minnesotans on the Move'

March 2010

Kids Hair Dilemmas