Play It Again Sports® is your neighborhood sporting goods store offering new and quality used sports and fitness equipment. Kids grow like weeds, teens want name brand everything and you want affordable prices!
That is why Play It Again Sports is the sporting goods store for your entire family. We buy, sell and trade new and used sports equipment and fitness gear and pass along the savings to you! We carry popular brands like Nike®, Adidas®, TaylorMade®, Wilson®, Easton® and more.
Play It Again Sports® offers value-conscious buyers a wide selection of name-brand new and quality used sports and fitness equipment in sizes to fit everyone from Little Leaguers to Major Leaguers. Our merchandise and environment are designed to encourage and reassure enthusiastic parents and youngsters by presenting a comfortable mainstream retail image.
Our franchisees are our customers – parents and grandparents of children who love sports and fitness. This gives them a winning edge at understanding the needs of their market. They buy only the best gear in good condition and offer fair trade-ins and payment on the spot, building customer loyalty with every transaction.
Our unique business model allows our customers to create their own discount by trading in product they no longer use. We have a strong value proposition: great new and quality used sports and fitness gear at affordable prices.
Why Our Franchise?
Our Training Program
With over 75 hours of classroom and in-store training on topics such as employee management, merchandising, inventory management, financial management, digital and social marketing, product knowledge, store operations, and customer service, you'll gain the knowledge you'll need to launch your new store.
Winmark's® support of its franchisees does not end with our initial training program. We're invested in the success of our franchise partners and make sure they continue to have the help and resources they need to make their Play It Again Sports location as successful as possible.
Our franchisees can always expect to have access to:
Field Operations Consulting
Looking for a small business consultant ready to help you grow your Play It Again Sports business and reach your personal goals? Look no further. Winmark's Field Operations Managers are retail experts with years of experience from some of the top retailers like, Target®, JC Penney®, Best Buy®, Old Navy®, Kohl's® and more. They're your front line partner and liaison to the rest of the home office team.
Marketing and Advertising
Your Marketing Manager and the marketing team are dedicated to delivering professionally produced television and radio commercials, digital and social marketing assets, event marketing materials, local store marketing programs, and so much more. As a Winmark franchisee, you will also have access to a preferred marketing vendor experienced in working with the Play It Again Sports brand. They'll work with you to lay out a marketing plan, ensuring your marketing dollars are spent in the right places to generate the best return on your investment.