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Pinch A Penny

With average unit sales of over $1,000,000* you can take care of your family's future while helping other families take care of their pool!

Pinch A Penny® is the nation’s largest franchised retail pool, patio and spa company offering everything needed to operate and enjoy a swimming pool or spa. Pinch A Penny® carries a wide variety of products such as pool chemicals, pool equipment, patio furniture, pool toys and pool floats. Pinch A Penny® stores also contribute to their local communities by supporting many local organizations.  The Perfect People for A Perfect Pool!

We offer the opportunity to be part of a locally owned, family friendly franchise that helps families care for their pool in a fun, casual environment.

  • Over 225 Stores & Growing
  • Ongoing Support & Training
  • Family Friendly Hours of Operation
  • TOP 50 Franchise as ranked by Franchise Business Review
  • Over 40 years of Strong Market Growth
  • Privately Held Company
  • Fun, Family Atmosphere

Remember when your parents told you to never swim alone? The same applies to our business.

We're founded on the belief that only together can we achieve the kind of unparalleled success we've enjoyed to date. When you buy a Pinch A Penny store, you become a part of the family. We'll support you in both opening your store, which includes sales training and merchandising, and giving you an in-depth knowledge of the technical aspects of the business.

If you like what you've read so far, Request Free Information to get started today!

As reported in our Franchise Disclosure Document dated May 1, 2016. Based on gross sales volume reported to us for year ending December 31, 2015, by 219 franchised PINCH A PENNY retail pool supply stores that were open the full year. Of those 219 Stores, 110 (50%) exceeded $1,000,000 in sales and 181 also provided pool maintenance services. There is no assurance, however, that you will do as well.

Interview with CEO

Pinch A Penny Franchise - John Thomas,President and CEO

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Spotlight on a Franchise

Pinch A Penny Franchisees - Heath and Alicia Spore

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Video Gallery

Upcoming Expos

June 15-17, 2017 - New York, NY

International Franchise Expo

The Javits Center

November 2-4, 2017 - Los Angeles, CA

Franchise Expo West

Los Angeles Convention Center

January 18-20, 2018 - Dallas, TX

Franchise Expo South

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center


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