Build your legacy with the world’s leading salon brand

Is Great Clips® right for you?

After helping franchisees open more than 4,400 locations across the United States and Canada, we know what it takes to build a successful hair salon business. Some of the key areas we look at are your location, financials, and experience. Learn more about each of these areas—and even take our quick quiz—to see if a Great Clips franchise is right for you.

The Great Clips® Advantage

Being a Great Clips franchisee means owning and operating your own business with the power of a national brand behind you. As a franchisee, you join a well-established brand that leads the industry—and outperforms our competitors—in practically every area. That position gives you a great advantage from day one. It's like being in business for yourself, but not by yourself.

What makes a great franchisee

Great Clips franchisees come from an array of backgrounds, but they all share the same vision—to be engaged, dynamic leaders who leverage the tools and resources of our franchise system to build their legacy. If that sounds like you, then learn more about your responsibilities as an owner, as well as the traits you need to build a thriving, profitable business with Great Clips.

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New York State

Hudson River Valley • Upstate • Long Island

Franchise Stories

Every member of the Great Clips community has their own story. Hear why these franchisees decided to invest in the world’s largest salon brand.

Great Clips ranked #1 in category on Entrepreneur Franchise 500 list

#1 franchise in personal-care businesses

“I would absolutely recommend Great Clips for anybody looking to get into a new business. I’ve worked at some of the top brands on the planet, and Great Clips has got to be one of the absolute best operations that I’ve ever seen.”

Ray Solnik San Jose
Ray Solnik
Ray Solnik San Jose

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