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Anytime Fitness acquires Denver-based hair-removal salon chain

Anytime Fitness Inc., based in Hastings, Minn., has agreed to buy Denver-based Waxing the City, a small chain of salons dedicated to waxing and hair removal services, the Business Journal reports. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
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Anytime Fitness Inc., based in Hastings, Minn., has agreed to buy Denver-based Waxing the City, a small chain of salons dedicated to waxing and hair removal services, according to a company news release. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The Business Journal notes Waxing the City's first Minnesota salon is expected to open next month in Woodbury.

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