Snip-its Franchise FAQS

Answers to common questions about the Snip-its franchise opportunity

What is Snip-its franchise?

Snip-its is a leading children’s hair salon franchise in the United States. Founded in 1995, Snip-its pioneered the children’s haircut industry by creating a haircut experience that is a fun adventure for our young customers. Nearly 30 years later, Snip-its has helped millions of children look their best, and has cultivated a large, growing customer base of parents who love our approach to cutting children’s hair. We even have customers who used to get their haircut at Snip-its as children, and are now bringing their own children in to get haircuts. Now how many can claim that?!

As a franchise opportunity, Snip-its is a proven business model that offers both unlimited profit-potential and scalability. With multiple revenue streams, world class training and support, and an experience that the competition cannot match, Snip-its is a worthy investment for entrepreneurs who want to build a business that truly makes a difference in the lives of their customers.

How much does a Snip-its cost?

The total costs to invest in a Snip-its franchise range from $200,455 – $356,900. The costs include everything from build-out, initial marketing campaigns, grand opening expenses, inventory, as well as working capital to get your business started on the right track.

How much is the franchise fee?

The franchise fee for a single unit location is $35,000.

What are the royalty fees?

Snip-its royalty fees are 5% of gross sales for the first year, and 6% of gross sales for the remainder of your franchise agreement.

Do you provide training and support?

Yes! Snip-its believes that the benefit of investing in a franchise model is the fact that you will never be alone in business. This is why we’ve invested so much in training and ongoing support. Our support infrastructure assists with every aspect of the business model, including:

  • Site selection and build-out
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Education on how to recruit and retain top stylists
  • Ongoing technical and leadership training for hair stylists
  • How to deliver world-class customer service
  • How to effectively scale up to multi-unit ownership
  • Ongoing professional development
  • And much, much more!

Will you help me find the right location?

Yes! Choosing the right location is crucial to ensuring that your new Snip-its franchise can realize its full potential. This is why you will get access to knowledge experts, who will help you through the process of site selection, lease reviews, build-out and grand openings!

Will you help me recruit stylists?

We take a lot of pride in the fact that professional hair stylists love to work for Snip-its. We offer hair stylists exceptional technical training, leadership development opportunities, and the ability to work for franchise owners who treat them with the kind of respect they deserve! This not only helps recruit the most talented stylists in any market, but it also helps to retain them, too. While we don’t provide direct recruiting of hair stylists today, we do assist with getting an effective talent attraction strategy off the ground.

Can I scale up to multi-unit ownership?

Yes! Snip-its is a straightforward business model that is designed for multi-unit ownership. In fact, the majority of our franchise owners own more than one location.

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