Once Upon A Child

used children's clothing & baby furniture

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Description of franchise system

ONCE UPON A CHILD stores buy and sell lightly used children's clothing, baby furniture, toys, equipment and more! Every day Once Upon A Child pays on the spot for an amazing selection of gently used name-brand items for kids. In order for the company to offer great product at value prices, all the items that they buy and sell must meet current safety standards and in line with current styles.

One thing is certain: children outgrow their things! At Once Upon A Child they offer parents a convenient and fun method for buying and selling lightly used kids things, both making and saving money on kid’s items everyday! Once Upon A Child focuses on safety, quality and value – exactly the things that parents think are important for their families.

Once Upon A Child pays on the spot for gently used kids clothing, furniture, and toys in excellent and like-new condition – and they even have some new items at a great discounted prices.

Once Upon A Child is the biggest national franchise chain that concentrates in reselling clothing and other articles for kids from babies through pre-teens. With over 240 locations in the United States and Canada, they outnumber both Kid to Kid and Children’s Orchard more than 3 stores to 1!

Each Once Upon A Child franchise business is independently owned and operated by parents and businesspeople like you. Franchising since 1993, Once Upon A Child franchise stores have become a quickly rising element of the Winmark Corporation family of brands. Winmark is delighted to have over 900 locations that are owned and operated by franchisees throughout the United States and Canada, and is a well-built and financially stable franchisor. Winmark has profitably run award-winning, brands since 1987, which include Plato’s Closet, Play It Again Sports, and Music Go Round.

Franchise concept

Since 1988, Once Upon A Child has been a section of a franchise family that has continually supported distinctive retail franchise businesses. With the extensive training and support, Winmark Corporation's small business services and many years of experience combine to offer you the great advantage you will need to make your business a success!

You will receive over 75 hours of classroom training and in-store instruction, as well as store set-up assistance, including store design, layout and build-out assistance. In addition, pre-opening and opening support that is offered on-site includes merchandising, employee training, service procedures and store operations.

Additionally, franchisees benefit from proprietary computer systems particularly calculated to meet the needs of Once Upon A Child’s exclusive buying and selling system, as well as access to a toll-free computer support office with experts that will give you support with software, operational questions and hardware seven days a week!

In order to support their franchisees even further, Winmark has also developed ‘Winmark Business Solutions online.’ WBS online is the first-class online system for complete business information, tools and forms for helping small businesses manage, plan and finance their business.

Franchise partner profile

Once Upon A Child is currently searching for qualified franchisee candidates. If you are an businessperson who is ready to break out of the constraints of working for other business and want to open your own business with a successful franchise system, fill out the information below and see if Once Upon A Child is the right franchise opportunity for you!

Once Upon A Child

used children's clothing & baby furniture

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