Great Clips Opens Salon Franchise in Peoria, Illinois

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 14, 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 North Peoria, Ill. The new salon is located at 9915 N. Knoxville, Unit H, Peoria, Illinois 61615. 

The salon location, on the corner of Knoxville Ave. and Rt. 6, is a high growth area in North Peoria. Plans for a Schnucks Grocery store at Alta and Knoxville is still expected to proceed in 2011.

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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