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Dec 04, 2013, 08:30 ET
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Planet Fitness Opens 3rd Club in Toledo, Ohio

 Planet Fitness (http://www.planetfitness.com/), the nation's leading health club chain, announced it will be opening a new club in Toledo, at...

Dec 03, 2013, 08:35 ET
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Planet Fitness to Open First Club in Elkhart, Indiana

 Planet Fitness (http://www.planetfitness.com/), the nation's leading health club chain, announced it will be opening a new club in Elkhart,...

Nov 22, 2013, 09:47 ET
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Planet Fitness Offers Special Black Friday Deal For PF Black Card® Membership

To celebrate Black Friday, Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, has...

Nov 12, 2013, 09:07 ET
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Planet Fitness Opens 700th Location

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, today announced that it...

Oct 31, 2013, 10:03 ET

Planet Fitness Announces Winners of Annual Franchisee Awards

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, has announced the...

Oct 04, 2013, 09:07 ET

Planet Fitness Returns As Sponsor Of NBC's Hit Show "The Biggest Loser," Premiering October 15

Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and friendly prices, will return for the third...

Sep 16, 2013, 09:02 ET
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Planet Fitness Opens New Judgement Free Club In The Wall Street District Of Manhattan

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and friendly prices, today announced the opening...

Sep 16, 2013, 08:35 ET
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Planet Fitness Announces Grand Re-Opening of Club in Southgate, Michigan

 Planet Fitness, the nation's leading franchisor of low-price/high-value gyms, announced the completion of a 5,000 square foot expansion of...

Sep 11, 2013, 08:35 ET
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First Planet Fitness Metro Detroit Location Announces Completion of $700,000 Remodeling Process

 Planet Fitness, the nation's leading franchisor of low-price/high-value gyms, announced the completion of extensive remodeling of its...

Sep 09, 2013, 10:42 ET
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Planet Fitness Continues Successful Growth With Puerto Rico Expansion

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and friendly prices, recently opened a new...

Jul 23, 2013, 07:15 ET
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Planet Fitness Appoints Dorvin Lively As New Chief Financial Officer

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and friendly prices, today announced that Dorvin...

Jul 01, 2013, 12:37 ET
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Planet Fitness Mother's Day Promotion Raises Approximately $335,000 for The Breast Cancer Research Foundation® (BCRF)

 Planet Fitness and its franchisees today announced that the company donated approximately $335,000 to support breast cancer research...

Jun 20, 2013, 14:43 ET
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Planet Fitness Responds to "Pinterest Stress" with "No Pintimidation" Relief Effort

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and friendly prices, is responding to the...

May 08, 2013, 09:00 ET
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In Honor Of Mother's Day, Planet Fitness To Donate Enrollment Fees To The Breast Cancer Research Foundation

This Mother's Day, $10 never meant so much. Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and...

Feb 21, 2013, 12:00 ET
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Planet Fitness, National Brand Partner of the Biggest Loser on NBC, Offers Fans on Twitter Chance to Win Trip to Los Angeles for Show's Finale

 Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and friendly prices, and the national brand...

Jan 29, 2013, 08:07 ET

Planet Fitness Returns to 'The Biggest Loser' With Bigger Presence

 Planet Fitness, the gym franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® atmosphere and friendly prices, has returned to primetime on...

Jan 09, 2013, 13:00 ET
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Planet Fitness Hits 600th Location

Planet Fitness, the national gym partner for NBC's The Biggest Loser, opened its 600th location December 27th, as the franchise company continues...

Oct 12, 2012, 12:38 ET

Zoom Media / ClubCom and Planet Fitness Enter Long-Term Digital Media Relationship

 Zoom Media & Marketing (Zoom), the world's largest fitness digital media company, today announced a long-term agreement between ClubCom,...

Sep 26, 2012, 17:23 ET
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Planet Fitness Ushers In The Return Of The Pat On The Back In Social Campaign Featuring The POTB Generator

A gesture can carry powerful meaning, and Planet Fitness, the fastest-growing gym franchise in the U.S., is reviving a classic one in a new...

Apr 10, 2012, 18:39 ET
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Planet Fitness Sale Raises Over $600,000 for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation

 Planet Fitness gyms nationwide donated $607,000 to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®  through a special promotion that took...