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Sport Clips Franchise Opportunity

Own a Sport Clips Franchise

Sport Clips is leading the booming men’s hair category, and they’re looking for passionate entrepreneurs who are ready to take control of their futures and join this rapidly expanding brand. The time to invest in a Sport Clips franchise is now.

Since 1993, Sport Clips has dominated the men’s hair segment, and today, the brand is stronger than ever. With over 1,800 locations open or in development, Sport Clips has been helping hundreds of entrepreneurs thrive in a recession-resistant business with top-tier training and support and the ability to make a real, lasting difference in people’s lives.

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Download the Sport Clips Franchisee Satisfaction Report

Only brands that exceed FBR’s franchisee satisfaction benchmark are displayed on our website. Here’s how Sport Clips franchise owners rated their franchise:

Highlights include:

  • 86% of franchisees respect the franchisor
  • 85% of franchisees feel that the franchisors acts with a high level of honesty & integrity
  • 80% of franchisees agree that senior management promotes a clear vision for the company
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Sport Clips
Franchise Owner Satisfaction Report
Review completed: October 2023
0-49 Below average
50-69 Average
70-100 Best
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  • Training & Support
  • Core Values
  • Franchise System
  • Franchise Community
  • Leadership
  • Self-Evaluation

Not all franchisee systems share their results publicly. Sport Clips does. Download the franchise satisfaction report on Sport Clips for free.

Sport Clips Awards from Franchise Business Review

2024 FBR Top
2024 FBR Hall of Fame
2020 FBR Top
2019 FBR Top

Sport Clips Franchise Information

Business Model

Sport Clips is a semi-absentee, manager-run, style business model. Franchisees are encouraged to keep their daily jobs. After grand opening, a business owner typically only vest 15-20 hours per week on the business. Sport Clips’ transitional business model puts the candidate on the path to exit their day job once maturity in stores is achieved.

Key Benefits
  • The Premier Brand focused on men and boys and hair
  • Top support and training in the industry
  • Recession-resistant concept
  • Strong clientele with national brand recognition
  • Strong core values with a passion for giving back
Marketing Support

Included in training is a specific marketing focus that shows how to market effectively and engage with your community. When opening a new location, a franchisee will be paired with a Grand Opening Specialist to walk them through all the marketing specifics that pertain to the area. A Field Marketing Coordinator will also come to the store to market in the community and teach both the franchisee and stylists how to effectively market and use social media. The marketing team provides ongoing support throughout the lifetime of the store.

Training Programs

Sport Clips has one of the most robust training & ongoing support platforms in the franchise industry. Sport Clips provides operational support from the beginning with classroom, self-paced/e-learning, a field/on-the-job training formats. This includes:

  • How to hire, develop, and coach a team
  • How to manage compensation, scheduling, and recruiting
  • Understanding the roles of you, your store managers, and your stylists
  • How to use Sport Clips’ technology to understand your financials, your store performance, client count, and more
Is there a Veteran discount?

Sport Clips offers 20% off of the initial franchise fee to all qualified veterans.

Sport Clips Franchise Videos

Sport Clips Franchise Brand Story

Sport Clips Team Leader Testimonial Tom & Angie Hathaway

Sport Clips Costs & Fees

  • Initial Investment
    $266,300 - $439,500
  • Net Worth Requirement
    $400,000
  • Cash Requirement
    $200,000

Sport Clips Franchise Reviews & Testimonials

Actual owners reviews from our third party, independent surveys.

  • Overall, Sport Clips is a great brand, and has grown every year for 30 years. This is impressive, and is why I love being a part of this success.

    Alex, Sport Clips Franchise Owner

    Overall Brand Rating:

    FSI
  • Overall, I am very happy with the Sport Clips Franchise brand, support we receive, continuous progress towards utilizing new technology, and communication.

    Satheesh, Sport Clips Franchise Owner

    Overall Brand Rating:

    FSI
  • I couldn’t ask for better core values from bottom to top within the Sport Clips team.

    Robbie, Sports Clips Franchise Owner

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    FSI

Sport Clips is leading the booming men’s hair category, and they’re looking for passionate entrepreneurs who are ready to take control of their futures. Learn about the Sport Clips Franchise Opportunity.

Request Information
  • Min. Cash Required: $200,000
  • Net Worth Required: $400,000
  • Total Startup Investment: $266,300 - $439,500
  • Franchising Since: 1995
  • Franchise Units: 1,825

Available Markets

USA United States:

AK, AL, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, IL, KY, LA, MA, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OH, OR, PA, RI, SD, VA, VT, WA

CA Canada:

AB, BC, MB, NB, NL, NS, NT, NU, ON, PE, QC, SK, YT

REQUEST MORE INFORMATION

I would like to explore funding for my business venture from Benetrends Financial (minimum investment $50K, US only).