Speaking of franchise opportunities….along with the press release from Gold’s Gym (see below) announcing development in Tacoma, I heard this week from the folks at Royal Restrooms ("A regal portable restroom experience") of Georgia, who said there was a franchisee in "your area" with whom I might want to speak.
Well, it turns out the franchisee is in Maple Valley, which isn’t quite my area (although it is a nice place to visit in the spring). Still, it sounds like an interesting idea. Upscale porta-loos. Running water. Some even have showers.
Kym McCarty, marketing head at RR, told me today that the company continues to look for franchisees.
FYI, here’s what the facilities look like: