GNC to Open 180 U.S. Stores
February 20, 2013
Pittsburgh-based GNC Holdings Inc. will expand its retail portfolio domestically and abroad in 2013. The retailer plans to open approximately 150 net new U.S. stores, as well as 30 net new domestic franchise locations and 30 net new GNC-Rite Aid in-store shop locations. In addition, GNC will open about 200 net new international franchise locations. Currently, the company operates more than 8,100 locations, including more than 6,100 U.S. stores and franchise operations in 54 countries.