Planet Fitness News

Founded: 1992

Founded in 1992 in Dover, NH, Planet Fitness is one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the United States by number of members and locations.

Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2020 and provided a further update on its response to COVID-19.
May 6th, 2020
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) announced a partnership with iFit, the leader in streaming home workouts, and the pioneer in interactive connected fitness technology with more than 275 patents.
April 17th, 2020
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT), one of the largest and fastest-growing global franchisors and operators of fitness centers with more members than any other fitness brand, provided a further update on its response to COVID-19.
March 31st, 2020
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT), one of the largest and fastest-growing global franchisors and operators of fitness centers with more members than any other fitness brand, today announced updates to its business operations.
March 18th, 2020
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:PLNT) reported financial results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2019 and announced its full year 2020 outlook.
February 26th, 2020
Planet Fitness, Inc., one of the largest and fastest-growing global franchisors and operators of fitness centers with more members than any other fitness brand, is hosting an epic “carbs and cardio” pizza, bagel and workout party.
February 6th, 2020
Planet Fitness, Inc. announced it has been ranked number seven in Entrepreneur magazine's Franchise 500®.
January 17th, 2020
Planet Fitness, Inc. today announced that it has opened its 2,000th location in Colorado Springs, Colorado on E. Woodmen Rd. on December 31st, 2019.
January 7th, 2020
Planet Fitness, Inc. is calling “bullfit” on the current state of the fitness industry with bold new research that uncovers Americans’ true feelings and misperceptions about health and wellness.
December 27th, 2019
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT), one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S., today announced that Tom Fitzgerald has been appointed Chief Financial Officer.
December 11th, 2019
Planet Fitness, Inc. announced that it has entered into a $300 million accelerated share repurchase agreement (the "ASR Agreement") with JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association.
December 5th, 2019
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) (together with its subsidiaries, the "Company") today announced that it has priced $550 million of Series 2019-1 Class A-2 Fixed Rate Senior Secured Notes.
November 20th, 2019
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Planet Fitness, Inc. announced that certain of its subsidiaries intend to complete a recapitalization transaction, which will include the issuance of a new series of securitized debt under their existing securitized financing facility.
November 13th, 2019
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2019.
November 8th, 2019
Planet Fitness, Inc. announced that together with its franchisees, partners and members, it has raised more than $5 million since 2016 for its nonprofit partner, Boys & Girls Clubs of America.
October 23rd, 2019
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S. and home of the Judgement Free Zone®, has been recognized for excellence in customer service and growth.
October 17th, 2019
Planet Fitness, Inc. announced it has been named to Fortune magazine's 2019 100 Fastest-Growing Companies list, ranking 58 among the world's top three-year performers in revenues, profits, and stock returns.
August 23rd, 2019
Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S. and home of the Judgement Free Zone®, today announced it will open its third location in Mesa, AZ next to Kohl's at 5833 E. McKellips...
August 20th, 2019
Today, Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2019.
August 7th, 2019
Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S. and home of the Judgement Free Zone®, today announced it will open its first location in Picayune, MS at 734 Memorial Blvd in the...
July 22nd, 2019
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT), one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S., announced that Kathy Gentilozzi has been appointed Chief People Officer.
July 1st, 2019
Planet Fitness announced it will open its second location in Independence, MO at 2337 W. Hwy 291 in the winter of 2019.
May 30th, 2019
Planet Fitness announced it will open its third location in Overland Park, KS at 11411 Metcalf Ave in the winter of 2019.
May 29th, 2019
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2019.
May 3rd, 2019
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Planet Fitness announced it will open its first location in Natchez, MS in Natchez Mall at 350 John R Junkin Dr. in the fall of 2019.
January 25th, 2019
Planet Fitness announced it will open its first location in Mount Pleasant, at 123 Crossroads Rd in the fall of 2019.
January 4th, 2019
Planet Fitness announced it will open a new Phoenix location in Moon Valley, at 8921 North 7th Street in the spring of 2019.
December 7th, 2018
Planet Fitness Phoenix (West) is reopening its doors after upgrading the facility and outfitting the club with new equipment.
December 6th, 2018
United PF Partners, the largest Planet Fitness franchisee, recently reached a key milestone as they officially became the first franchisee in the system to own and operate more than 100 Planet Fitness clubs.
November 30th, 2018
Planet Fitness announced it will open its first location in Marietta, in Lafayette Center at 450 Pike St, Ste I-1 in the spring of 2019.
November 13th, 2018
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2018.
November 7th, 2018
Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S. and home of the Judgement Free Zone®, announced it will open its first location in Olathe, at 13509 S Mur-len Rd in the spring of...
November 7th, 2018
Planet Fitness announced it will open its first location in Gilbert, at the Gilbert Warner Shopping Center on the southeast corner of Gilbert and Warner Roads in the fall of 2019.
October 30th, 2018
Planet Fitness announced it will open its first location in Flagstaff, at Flagstaff Mall near JCPenney in the summer of 2019.
October 30th, 2018
As part of its continued commitment to preventing bullying and promoting kindness among today’s youth, Planet Fitness, Inc has teamed up with PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center.
October 17th, 2018
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:PLNT) reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2018.
August 10th, 2018
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Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:PLNT) announced that Roger Chacko has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer effective immediately.
August 10th, 2018
Planet Fitness, Inc. (together with its subsidiaries, the "Company") announced that certain of its subsidiaries intend to complete a refinancing of their existing senior secured credit facilities with a new securitized financing facility.
July 10th, 2018
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT), one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S., announced the appointment of Ray Miolla as chief development officer.
June 12th, 2018
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2018.
May 9th, 2018
Altamont Capital Partners (Altamont) announced that it has acquired PF Eastern NC, the largest Planet Fitness franchisee in North Carolina.
March 5th, 2018
Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S. and home of the Judgement Free Zone®, today announced its 14th club in the Greater Cincinnati Market.
February 27th, 2018
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2017 and announced full year 2018 outlook.
February 23rd, 2018
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT), one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S., announced the upcoming opening of its first club in Monterrey, Mexico.
January 26th, 2018
Planet Fitness, Inc. announced that it has acquired a franchise group representing 6 franchise stores operating in Suffolk County, New York.
January 3rd, 2018
Planet Fitness, Inc. announced today that together with its franchisees and members, it has raised more than $1 million for its nonprofit partner, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, as a result of the Company's October membership sale.
November 27th, 2017
Planet Fitness today announced it will be opening two new locations, one in Overland Park, KS at 9331 Quivira Road and the other in Lee’s Summit, MO at 300 Southwest Blue Parkway.
September 20th, 2017
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2017.
August 10th, 2017
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Planet Fitness, Inc. today announced it has awarded 10 deserving high school students nationwide as the recipients of its inaugural Judgement Free Generation™ Scholarship Program.
July 26th, 2017
Planet Fitness, Inc. announced that the Company has been honored with Engage for Good’s 2017 Gold Halo Award in the social services category.
June 8th, 2017
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2017.
May 3rd, 2017
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:PLNT), one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the United States, welcomes everyone to jumpstart their springtime routines for just $5 down (enrollment fee), then $10 a month...
May 3rd, 2017
Planet Fitness announced today that together with its franchisees, more than $1 million was raised for its Judgement Free Generation™ partners, Boys & Girls Clubs of America and STOMP Out Bullying™.
December 19th, 2016
Planet Fitness, Inc., one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S., announced the appointment of Bill Bode as Senior Vice President of Franchise Operations.
December 6th, 2016
Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, was recently voted #1 fitness club in Michigan City by readers of the News Dispatch for the third consecutive year.
September 23rd, 2016
Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone and affordable prices with memberships for only $10 a month, will be opening three new locations in Midwest City, Quail Plaza and Edmond, OK.
September 8th, 2016
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2016.
August 12th, 2016
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: PLNT), one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S., ranked No. 4 on Forbes annual list of America's Best and Worst Franchises.
July 1st, 2016
Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, announced a July opening for a new club in Owosso, at 1580 E. Main St., located in the old Staples location.
June 8th, 2016
Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:PLNT) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2016.
May 11th, 2016
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