Pet Evolution, a pet provide franchise devoted to offering the very best high quality merchandise, just lately opened a location in St. Cloud, Minn. The brand new retailer is situated at 2716 West Division Avenue. To rejoice the shop’s opening, there may also be a Grand Opening occasion held in mid-July.
The St. Cloud retailer is the third Pet Evolution location, becoming a member of two places in Minnesota in Woodbury and Arden Hills. Pet Evolution St. Cloud shall be owned by Scot Ziessman, who plans to open a number of places throughout Minnesota. Previous to Pet Evolution, Ziessman spent the previous 18 years within the franchise business, with possession in manufacturers comparable to Therapeutic massage Envy and Unbelievable Sam’s.
To help in operations, Ziessman’s group consists of Tammy Virnig as vp of franchise operations and Daybreak Agort-Kurth as vice presidnet of franchisee growth. Mixed they’ve greater than 60 years of franchise expertise. Apart from Ziessman‘s expertise as a franchisee, Agort-Kurth efficiently opened greater than 90 Unbelievable Sam’s in Minnesota as a part of the regional developer group and Virnig has been a multi-unit basic supervisor and operations director with Nice Clips, Unbelievable Sam’s and Therapeutic massage Envy. With the group’s mixed expertise of proudly owning and working franchises, they’ll carry a set of data and experience to the Pet Evolution household, firm officers mentioned.
“I fell in love with the Pet Evolution model as a consequence of the franchisor’s management group and seeing how passionate the employees is concerning the model,” Ziessman mentioned. “The straightforward enterprise mannequin provides high-quality pet meals, full-service grooming, and a membership mannequin for the self-serve canine wash. Having virtually 20 years of expertise in membership gross sales, it was an excellent match for us, plus we share a ardour for canines.”
Ziessman shall be opening a second Pet Evolution later this summer time in Blaine, Minn. He additionally owns the licenses to open two extra places inside the Twin Cities and plans to assist carry the growth of Pet Evolution to Wisconsin and Illinois.
“Our group is so excited to carry Pet Evolution to the St. Cloud group,” Agort-Kurth mentioned. “We can not wait to assist the pet homeowners of St. Cloud and the encompassing communities with their pets’ well being, meals, grooming and bathing wants. Our educated employees will make it easier to discover a meals that may enhance the standard of life on your canine or cat, and our groomers will love in your canines whereas serving to them feel and look their best possible.”
The model is poised to open a number of places within the Minnesota market, together with growth within the Irvine, Calif., and Dallas metro space this yr.
“The primary franchise location grand opening is a dream come true for all of us at Pet Evolution.” mentioned Peter Carlson, president of Pet Evolution Franchising. “The exertions Scot’s group has put into getting the St. Cloud and Blaine places prepared for enterprise is strictly what we have been on the lookout for in our first official franchisees. It received’t be lengthy earlier than the individuals of St. Cloud expertise the distinction the Pet Evolution model and group could make within the lives of your pets.”
Pet Evolution is actively in search of single and multi-unit franchise companions. Whereas the model encourages these with franchise expertise to use, its approachable system is designed to accommodate first time franchisees as nicely, officers mentioned. Above all else, Pet Evolution is trying to find companions which have a love for animals, officers added. Together with the franchise payment, the preliminary funding for a Pet Evolution location ranges from $498,500 to $676,550. The common Pet Evolution location is 3,300 sq. ft.