Category Archives: Press

Clothes Mentor Awarded Entrepreneur Franchise 500 5 Years Straight

Since opening the first store in 2001, Clothes Mentor has been offering an upscale retail store experience, buying and selling used women’s clothing, shoes, purses and other accessories. The store began franchising in 2007, and has seen tremendous growth since, expanding the one-store idea into a nationally-recognized franchise. In 2011, the Clothes Mentor brand was honored […]

NTY Franchise Co. Named to Minnesota’s Fast 50 for 2014

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal released their list of the Fast 50, a list of Minnesota’s top entrepreneurs for the year. The list takes an in-depth look at some of the fastest-growing companies in the state, and Ron and Chad Olson were featured as part of this list. The article looks at the humble beginnings […]

Franchise Times: Recycling Kings At It Again

Ron Olson and his son Chad were recently featured by Franchise Times in a “Where Are They Now?” article. The article takes a quick look at the past, present, and future of franchise owner Ron Olson, speaking about his role as an “entrepreneur’s entrepreneur”, and the new franchise concepts for NTY. The full article can be […]

Clothes Mentor’s 100th Store

We are excited to announce that Jensen Beach, FL will be our 100th store opening on March 13th! As you know, Clothes Mentor has had amazing growth in the past 7 years. We are very proud of the progress that our stores and franchise owners have made. We want to thank all of our franchisees […]

America’s Best Franchise Opportunities: Just One Franchise Article

Clothes Mentor was recently the subject of an article written by, a website that highlights different franchise opportunities around the country. The article takes a look at profit margins in the retail clothing industry, and compares standard clothing franchises to the Clothes Mentor resale clothing franchise. What they found was a franchise that had […]