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Experimac (US) Announces Explosive 2017 Growth

11 Jan 2018 - Experimac, an international retailer specializing in the repair and sales of pre-owned Apple computers and devices, opened more than 50 new locations in 2017, including eight international franchise locations, eclipsing any previous year. Since they began operations in 2009, Experimac's popularity has exploded. There are more than 100 locations across the globe, and growth is expected to double in 2018, with 130 new locations planned, including 25 international franchise locations.

"This year, we not only made great inroads into new markets here in the U.S., but also expanded into several new countries internationally; France, Ireland, Chile, plus additional locations in Australia and South Africa," said Jim Muir, Experimac's founder and president. "The strength that comes from being part of UFG enables franchise entrepreneurship to be within reach for many new and existing small business owners. In 2018, we hope to bring on smaller, independently owned businesses that are providing similar services to Experimac's. We will invite them to formalize under the Experimac brand name, so they can benefit from the entire strength of the brand."

Experimac sells and repairs quality, pre-owned Apple products and accessories. In addition to sales of certified pre-owned Apple equipment, they also offer computer and device repairs, system updates and upgrades, and they purchase older Apple products, which are certified and resold at competitive prices. Devices purchased at an Experimac store come with a one-year warranty at participating locations.

Experimac is part of the United Franchise Group (UFG) family of companies, which develops and nurtures entrepreneurship and business ownership through worldwide franchising efforts. UFG is comprised of brands with more than 1,400 franchise locations across 80 countries.

All Experimac stores are independently owned and operated, with a focus on building customer relationships providing excellent service in their communities.

About Experimac

Experimac is a unique franchising concept that specializes in the sale of certified pre-owned AppleŽ products. Your Local Experimac can also repair, upgrade or buy your current device, and no appointment is ever necessary. They offer a one-year warrantee at participating locations, which takes the risk out of buying pre-owned. Experimac was founded by Jim Muir in 2009, and began franchising as one of United Franchise Group's family of brands in 2014. Today there are more than 100 locations across the US, and Experimac stores can be found in Australia, Mexico, Chile, South Africa, France, Switzerland and Ireland.

About UFG

Led by CEO Ray Titus, United Franchise Group is home to a variety of internationally recognized brands including Signarama, Fully Promoted, Experimac, Jon Smith Subs, Venture X, SuperGreen Solutions, Transworld Business Advisors and Paramount Tax & Accounting CPAs. With over three decades in the franchising industry and more than 1400 franchisees throughout the world, United Franchise Group offers unprecedented leadership and solid business opportunities for entrepreneurs.