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Business Established: 1984

Offering Financial Assistance
Relax The Back is registered with the Small Business Administration to streamline the eligibility process and operating procedures. Additionally, Relax The Back Franchise Development Managers possess experience with additional third-party sources of financing.

Franchising Since: 1989
Franchised Units: 98
Company Owned Units: 0

Special Incentives
VetFran Participant
Franchise Resale Opportunity

VetFran Incentive
Veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible to receive $10,000 off the initial franchise fee of $49,500.

Start-up Cost: $100,000 to $100,000
Total Investment: $221,000 to $371,200
Veteran Hired Since 2011 N/A
Veteran Owned Units 2
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Relax The Back is the nation’s largest specialty retailer of ergonomic and back care products. We offer a comprehensive line of posture, back support and self-care products to relieve and prevent back and neck pain. With more than 25 years of franchising experience in this $112 billion dollar health and wellness industry, Relax The Back is uniquely positioned as a premier franchise opportunity to provide a rewarding and successful career path.   

‘Can a chair really change your life?’ Many people suffer from the debilitating effects of back and neck pain, which impacts their day-to-day lives. It often prevents them from doing the most basic activities, like playing with their children, getting through a long day at the office or maintaining a normal exercise routine. Through years of intensive research, we have developed innovative chairs, beds and other accessories to relieve discomfort in the neck and back. 

Relax The Back affords our franchisees a unique opportunity. Like our clients, many of our franchisees have or know someone struggling with back pain. It’s this personal connection and understanding that binds us, and a desire to inspire hope in a better life for others. A Relax The Back franchise allows them to impact people’s lives while enjoying the independence of running a profitable business.    

RTB provides a complete training program to guide new franchisees through every step as they move forward in opening their new business.  From real estate site selection to grand opening we provide guidance and help. Relax The Back University provides our comprehensive training unlocking the keys to sales, marketing, visual display and business operations. In addition, an on-site visit by a member of our Sales/Training team for the initial opening ensures a smooth opening.   

Are you a highly motivated individual ready to join us in our success? If you’ve ever been serious about investing in a franchise, you owe it to yourself to consider the strengths of Relax The Back. The superior quality products we offer from office chairs to Zero Gravity recliners, from fitness equipment to Tempur-pedic® mattresses and pillows have received an overwhelming positive response from our clients and the healthcare community. Additionally, we proudly share an affiliate program with the medical professionals at We’ve been featured in publications including the Wall Street Journal and on network TV shows like Oprah. The fact that many franchisees have been with us for over a decade, and own multiple locations, proves that a partnership with Relax The Back is one that works!   

So...can a chair really change your life? The answer is a resounding, ‘Yes!’  If you are interested in making a difference in the lives of others, changing your life in the most positive and rewarding way, and partnering with the undisputed leader in back care – contact Relax The Back today!