Franchising.com:

Plato’s Closet®, the popular teen and twenty-something clothing retail concept that buys and sells gently used, name brand clothing, achieved a significant milestone with the opening of it’s 300th franchise location. Andy, Rob and Stacy Deal, business partners and relatives, opened the location in Fort Smith, Ark.

“Plato’s Closet clearly meets the needs of today’s franchise investors and consumers,” said Steve Murphy, president of franchising for Winmark Corporation, Plato’s Closet’s parent company. “Reaching this goal is a tribute to the brand’s franchisees and our business model. We’re connecting with consumers like no other resale retail concept can, providing access to today’s sought after styles at a huge discount. “