New franchisees receive three weeks of initial training including an intensive one-week training class at corporate headquarters. On-site assistance is provided prior to opening with unparalleled retail support continuing on an ongoing basis. Franchisees have online access to breaking corporate news and operations product information and wholesale promotions as well as the ability to download and customize camera-ready local marketing materials and to communicate online with their managers and the company's franchise support personnel. Franchisees also benefit from GNC's multi-million dollar national advertising program.
When you franchise a GNC our name becomes your name. And our reputation becomes yours as well.
Rising costs and a growing emphasis on preventative """"medicine"""" have convinced increasing numbers of consumers to take charge of their health. This self-care explosion has spawned a lucrative $17.4 billion retail supplement industry - and GNC leads the way with 4788 stores in the US and 457 international outlets.
Since 1935 GNC has been building a global reputation as the largest specialty retailer of high-quality vitamin and mineral supplements sports-nutrition and herbal products. Our expertise experience and innovative approach to health management distinguish GNC throughout the world.
As a GNC franchise operator you are strategically positioned to reap the benefits of GNC's established brand name loyal customer following and proven business practices. In addition GNC:
Maintains a contemporary retail format that offers growth into new product categories.
Ensures quality service provided by well-trained knowledgeable personnel.
Has established a solid reputation among consumers as a credible source of self-care information.
Most of all the GNC franchise opportunity offers you the knowledge and skills we've acquired throughout our nearly 70-year history.
If you seek a challenging business opportunity driven by the expanding healthcare market you owe it to yourself to take advantage of GNC's unique franchise opportunity.