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Pure Barre Ranked One of the Fastest-Growing Franchises by Entrepreneur Magazine

Pure Barre was recently ranked in Entrepreneur magazine’s Fastest-Growing Franchises list. This highly competitive list recognizes the 100 companies with the greatest franchise unit growth in North America, based on data submitted for Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500® ranking. Thanks to its exceptional growth last year, Pure Barre was ranked #34.


Pure Barre Ranked Among the Franchise Elite in Entrepreneur’s Esteemed 38th Annual Franchise 500®

Pure Barre was recently ranked in Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500®, the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Recognized by entrepreneurs and franchisors as a top competitive tool of measurement, the Franchise 500® places Pure Barre as 183 for its exceptional performance in areas including financial strength and stability, growth rate, and brand power.

Pure Barre feature in Well and Good.

The Future of Fitness is Franchised

“Cool-kid indie (and now semi-corporate) brands […] started the boutique fitness craze. But the companies using a franchise model [like Pure Barre] are largely the ones scaling it, with hundreds of studios opening all over the world.”


Learn What Fuels the Fastest-Growing Franchises of the Year

Pure Barre has been ranked #168 on the 2016 Franchise 500 list by Entrepreneur Magazine.

Pure Barre featured in Business Insider

5 lessons I learned the hard way when I quit my job to start my own business

“I truly love my job.  My staff and the fabulous clients are really what make my company a success.  While it does take a lot of hard work…it’s fun, rewarding work that makes me feel whole and impactful.”- Pure Barre owner Stephanie Spalding


Are people your passion?

Pure Barre was recently featured in an article for Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the top personal-service franchises. “…If your passion is people, you’re in luck — the franchise world offers a variety of businesses that are all about serving members of your community, from tots to seniors, and everyone in between.”  They said “These companies are listed based on their ranking in Entrepreneur’s 2015 Franchise 500®, which is based on objective, quantifiable criteria, including system size, growth and financial strength and stability. “

Today Show

The many new faces of yoga: Which one is right for you?

“You do have a meditation like effect when you take a Pure Barre class, similar to the experience of a yoga class,” Pure Barre owner Tiffany Currid told the TODAY Show when they stopped by her studio in Brooklyn – Park Slope for a visit.

Wall Street Journal

The $500-a-Month Workout Habit

Boutique-fitness fans say they like the fact that most workouts are led by instructors or coaches. Some say they feel a sense of belonging that overrides the fact that they’re spending more for fewer disciplines than what’s available at a health club. Mary Sullivan says Pure Barre’s workouts are more effective than the group-fitness classes she had been taking at the gym. “The love I have for it and the friendships I’ve made have been worth every penny,” Ms. Sullivan says.

Shape Magazine

7 Slimming Thigh Exercises from Pure Barre

“Lift. Tone. Burn.” That’s the philosophy behind Pure Barre—the largest barre franchise in the country, with a whopping 300 studios. Pure Barre uses a ballet barre and tiny, isometric movements to burn fat and sculpt long, lean muscles—no dancing experience required. Watch the video to start targeting your inner & outer thighs with this high-intensity but low-impact workout.

Huffington Post

Sloan Evans: What Leaders Are Made Of

When asked of the strength and force of Pure Barre, Sloan said, “we focus heavily on creating a community atmosphere within our studios.”  He also said, “We look for studio owners who are a reflection of their respective communities to create a valued and unique environment inside each Pure Barre location – that’s what makes us special and there’s power in bringing that to life.”

women's health

Get Sleek and Toned with This Killer Workout Playlist

“If you’re a barre junkie, chances are you already know and love Pure Barre; the chain just opened its 300th location in Augusta, Georgia, making it three times the size of any other barre chain. The hour-long class is full of tiny, pulsing movements; your muscles basically scream at you, and music is what helps you keep going.


5 Reasons Why 2015 is the “Year of the Barre”

Well+Good gives 5 reasons why 2015 is the year of the barre, highlighting Pure Barre’s status as the leader in the barre segment. It states, “For proof of barre’s meteoric rise, just look at Pure Barre, which now has roughly 275 studios across the country—with openings steadily increasing every year since 2012.”


Top 100 Fastest Growing Franchises

Pure Barre is recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the top 100 Fastest Growing Franchises. You won’t find any other barre concepts on this list!


Anna Kendrick Seeks Pitch-Perfect Balance of Work, Workouts and Sleep

Anna Kendrick gives Pure Barre a shout-out as her workout of choice saying “I’m trying to find that balance of working out three or four days a week and sticking to it.”


Miracle Grows: Fast-Growing Franchises to Keep on Your Radar

Entrepreneur Magazine highlights the “strategy that has helped Pure Barre maintain its position as the first barre workout franchise in many markets, and the largest nationally.”


What to Watch For at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

“If skiing at one of the nearby resorts isn’t enough, festival-goers can get some exercise on the indoor rock wall at the Eddie Bauer Adventure House or at the pop-up Pure Barre studio, which is set to present more than a dozen of its body-shaping fitness classes during the first weekend of Sundance.”


The Healthy Side of Sundance

Well+Good gives Pure Barre’s pop-up studio during Sundance a shout-out as “three great ways to stay on the wellness wagon while working the circuit at Sundance.”


Have you tried a barre class yet?

“Welcome to 2015, the year the term barre class replaces the word CrossFit at your dinner table. Seriously, this ballet-inspired cardio and sculpting workout is gaining traction–fast.” Pure Wow highlights Pure Barre as one of their favorite fitness concepts in an article about the rise in popularity of barre.