Backed by Argonne, Planet Fitness Franchisee Adds 16 Gyms to Near 100 | Franchise Mergers and Acquisitions

Stephen Kindler Jr. doesn’t want to call his firm’s acquisition of 16 Planet Fitness gyms in Ohio and Pennsylvania, in the middle of the pandemic, a gamble. “But definitely it took some long, hard discussions about how we wanted to continue growing our business,” said Kindler, the 35-year-old president and CEO of National Fitness Partners.

“I’m very familiar with the sellers we worked with; the timing was right. We came up with a fair and equitable transaction for both parties. It was our way of showing conviction” in the “long-term success of our brand.” He said he’s bullish on the

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Gyms, movie theaters, museums can reopen in Boston Monday

Gyms, movie theaters, museums and a slate of other businesses are set to open in Boston on Monday as the city moves into the next phase of its coronavirus reopening plan.



a woman sitting on a table: Gyms, movie theaters, museums can reopen in Boston Monday


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Gyms, movie theaters, museums can reopen in Boston Monday

The businesses will open at a 25 percent capacity limit, according to the city’s reopening plan.

Aquariums, fitness centers, indoor and outdoor gaming arcades, indoor event spaces like ballrooms, indoor historic sites, indoor recreational facilities like batting cages and bowling alleys, movie theaters, museums and other businesses will all be able to Monday with the capacity

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Home gyms that complement your IKEA furniture and ensure you fulfil your fitness goals!

The pandemic has restrained most of us to our homes, and not that we needed any more excuses to bunk the gym, but now we have a legitimate one – there’s literally a virus on the loose! But ignoring our health and fitness is something we simply cannot afford to do anymore. If there’s one thing that COVID-19 has instilled into us, it’s that health really is wealth. And, as much as I love procrastinating, and putting off any form of exercise for as long as I can, I cannot deny the fact that health must be considered a top

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