Launching a thrift location

Whether you’re launching your first location or adding to your existing thrift operation, SMCo Thrift is ready to help you navigate the decisions that will determine success of your new thrift store.

Adding a new location requires dozens of decisions.

From building your budget to selecting the right real estate to furnishing your new store to hiring the right staff, each decision impacts the success of your launch. The experience of SMCo Thrift can help you navigate these decisions with confidence.



Our How To Launch a Thrift Store video training is a six-part series covers key topics related to next steps

This semi-annual event provides practical “how to” information through “lecture” sessions and “lab” workshops


Expand your donation stream by offering donation pick up services to donors

Track and visualize your data to facilitate decision making

Start with an easy-to-use and powerful POS system that delivers everything you need and nothing you don’t


Invite SMCo Thrift to help scout the real estate in your selected market

Gain full access to the experience and resources of SMCo Thrift through ongoing coaching

Reach out to new and existing donors and customers as you prepare to open your doors

Pricing and Sign Up

Want a quick quote, or ready to get started? Select your modules and your number of locations. Then you'll be able to discuss your quote with us or complete the sign up process by entering your billing information. We'll contact you to customize ThriftTrac to meet your specific needs and complete the on-boarding process.

Select your services:

Invite the SMCo Thrift team to help you in location scouting, initial store set up, training, and/or evaluation of existing operations.

Hear relevant information from the SMCo Thrift team every month to apply to your thrift operation. Receive relevant documents and discounts to help you Do Thrift Better.

Hear relevant information from the SMCo Thrift team every month with a time for live Q&A to help you immediately apply the concept to Do Thrift Better.

Engage with the SMCo Thrift team regularly in one-on-one scheduled calls to grow your thrift enterprise. Gain access to the full resources of SMCo Thrift, including ThriftTrac/OnTrac, PickUpMyDonation, its published content, and seats at each conference.

Leverage the information captured through ThriftTrac to send targeted e-mails to customers, donors, volunteers and community partners. Delegate distribution to the SMCo Thrift team so you can focus on running your thrift operation.

One-time/Setup Fee

Monthly Recurring Fee