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Why Franchise With Winmark?

You Get to Operate a Successful Business, We Will Handle the Rest

  • Trust

    Mutual trust with our franchisees is crucial. This is a big leap for both sides, so we want you to feel confident in investing your time and money with our brand.

  • Transparency

    We create open avenues for discussion so our franchisees can share their ideas, challenges, and questions at any time.

  • Top Performance

    We want you to succeed. 100% of our time, resources, and money are all dedicated to our franchisees - not corporate entities.

  • Team

    We give you the resources, information, tools, and support to be successful throughout our long-term relationship.

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Near Perfect 0 + % Renewal Rate

* Average renewal rate over all 5 brands since 2002.

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Franchise Opportunities With Winmark®

Own a Recession-Resistant Resale Retail Franchise!

For over three decades, Winmark Corporation has been the premier name in resale/recycle retail franchising. In our budget-conscious economy, consumers continue to seek out sensible prices for everything from clothes to musical instruments. Our resale retail franchises have consistently delivered robust system-wide average sales with gross margins not found in traditional retail. We continue to produce a proven track record and best in class franchise models in an increasingly competitive marketplace.

Are you interested in franchising with Winmark? Our friendly team is ready to hear from you. Contact us today!

Industry Resources

Your Community Loves Buying & Reselling Used Items

Capitalize on a Unique Franchise Opportunity

  • Environmentally
    Friendly

    More consumers than ever before care about the environment. Rather than disposing of gently used items, people are now choosing to sell their unwanted items to resale shops.

  • Widespread
    Appeal

    Resale shopping appeals to a wide range of demographics and income levels. Smart consumers are always looking for a good deal and are frequently shopping for high-quality items at a great value.

  • High
    Demand

    On an annual basis, up to 18% of Americans will shop at a thrift store and up to 15% will shop at a resale store.

  • Booming
    Popularity

    The resale business is currently one of the fastest growing segments in the retail industry. Now is the time to get involved in an ever expanding market!

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  • Store Owners Love to
    Franchise With Winmark

    "We have had a wonderful experience from top to bottom and we just loved the freedom and independence we have experienced." - Kristi P, Style Encore
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Unparallelled
Year-Over-Year
Franchise Growth

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Why Choose a Retail Franchise With Winmark Corporation?

With over 1,250 locations across North America and over $1.1 Billion in retail sales, Winmark knows what goes into a successful franchise business. Part of that means creating a close partnership with all of our franchisees and giving them the business model, brand name, resources, and support they need to thrive in their community.

We provide the following training and support to all of our franchisees:

  • Guidance on site selection
  • Inventory management assistance
  • Business plan development
  • Franchise-specific product and trend training
  • Store layout and design
  • Merchandising and marketing materials, including social and digital tools
  • Store retail operations training and support
  • Proprietary computer systems and online reporting and business intelligence

Want to learn how we set up our franchisees for long-term success? Use our online form to get in touch with us today!

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  • Franchise 500 Ranked 2019
  • Franchise 500 Ranked #1 in Category
  • NAM Top 100 Dealer
  • Franchise Times Top 200+
  • Canadian Franchise Association Member
  • Forbes Best Small Companies 2014
  • IFA Franchising Member