Friday, May 26, 2017

New Season of The Profit Begins Tuesday June 6th

Photo - CNBC
This is just a reminder that The Profit will return for a new season on Tuesday, June 6th at 10pm ET/PT on CNBC.  This season will be eight episodes and the businesses that will be featured on the show include:
  • Ashtae Products, Inc. – Greensboro, NC
  • Bodhi Leaf Coffee Traders – Orange, CA
  • HipPops Handcrafted Gelato Bars – Miami, FL
  • Overtone Acoustics – Orlando, FL
  • Swim by Chuck Handy – Miami, FL
  • Windward Boardshop – Chicago, IL
  • Zoe's Chocolate Co. – Waynesboro, PA
There will also be an episode that has an update on Farrell's Ice Cream Parlour from last season of The Profit.

A sneak peak of the first episode at Swim by Chuck Handy is available on the CNBC website and is below:



If you are wondering if The Partner winner Julianna Reed will be on this season, she will not be.  She said in an interview that she will most likely appear on the season after this one. 

Be sure to come back to The Profit Updates after each episode to see how the businesses are doing and if there are any additional updates for them.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

The Profit - Susana Monaco Update

Tonight on The Profit Marcus Lemonis is in New York, New York with hopes of making a deal with Susana Monaco.  Susana Monaco is a clothing company that is having issues due to a toxic relationship between the owner and employees/family members. The company was once making a profit, but in recent years, things have gone downhill.  To get Susana Monaco to improve, Marcus will try to get Susana to trust her instincts and to block out the negative influences of her family and coworkers.

Let's take a look at some information related to Susana Monaco as well as what kind of deal was made on the show.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

The Profit - Los Gemelos Update

Tonight on The Profit Marcus Lemonis is in Port Chester, New York with hopes of making a deal with Los Gemelos. Los Gemelos is a restaurant and tortilla manufacturer owned by Adelo Ramirez. Comedian George Lopez recommended that Marcus Lemonis take a look at the restaurant for the show and Marcus took him up on the offer.  When Marcus is at Los Gemelos, he finds that the tortilla machine from Mexico has safety issues, there are issues with the current landlord, and Adelo isn't offering up all the information about his business.

Let's take a look at some information related to Los Gemelos as well as what kind of deal was made on the show.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

The Profit - Bowery Kitchen Supplies Update

Tonight on The Profit Marcus Lemonis is in New York, New York with hopes of making a deal with Bowery Kitchen Supplies.  Bowery Kitchen Supplies is a kitchen supply store located in Manhattan that is in danger of closing after the owners' (Howie Nourieli and Robyn Coval) divorce.  Howie is having trouble treating Robyn as a partner despite each having a 50/50 share.  When Marcus gets there he sees issues with the store design and inventory and discovers that Howie goes on vacation for about two months a year.

Let's take a look at some information related to Bowery Kitchen Supplies as well as what kind of deal was made on the show.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

The Profit - American Tea and Spice (Tea 2 Go) Update

Tonight on The Profit Marcus Lemonis is in Dallas, Texas with hopes of making a deal with Tea 2 Go. Tea 2 Go is a tea shop that has multiple locations and franchisees, most of which are in Texas.  When Marcus is there, he finds a father and son whose personal lives are impacting their business.  The tea shop also only has tea and does not have other options such as coffee or food items.  While there, Marcus re-brands Tea 2 Go as American Tea and Spice.

Let's take a look at some information related to American Tea and Spice as well as what kind of deal was made on the show.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

The Profit - Pacific Hospitality Design Update

Tonight on The Profit Marcus Lemonis is in Los Angeles, California with hopes of making a deal with Pacific Hospitality Design.  Pacific Hospitality Design is a family furniture business that has been around for nearly 40 years.  They have slim margins, problems with their process, and the founder's health is deteriorating.  While Marcus is there, he teams them up with Grafton Furniture from season 3 of The Profit.

Let's take a look at some information related to Pacific Hospitality Design as well as what kind of deal was made on the show.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

The Profit - Murchison Hume Update

Tonight on The Profit Marcus Lemonis is in Los Angeles, CA with hopes of making a deal with Murchison Hume. Murchison Hume is a cleaning products company created  by Max Kater whose mission is "to create naturally-derived, effective and beautiful products. All of our ingredients are of the highest quality and our formulations are designed to be highly effective, while maintaining product safety and stability."  While Marcus is there, he thinks the company has issues with its branding and wants to make it more accessible to the average consumer, but Max does not agree with his assessment.

Let's take a look at some information related to Murchison Hume as well as what kind of deal was made on the show.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

The Profit - Honest Foods Update

Tonight on The Profit Marcus Lemonis is in Chicago, Illinois with hopes of making a deal with Honest Foods. Honest Foods is an almost 20-year-old catering company owned by Tad Devlin that caters large events and also has a food truck.  When Marcus is evaluating the business, he finds out that Tad is a bit of a control freak and has problems trusting employees to do their job.

Let's take a look at some information related to Honest Foods as well as what kind of deal was made on the show.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

The Profit - Flex Watches Update

Tonight on The Profit Marcus Lemonis is in Los Angeles, California with hopes of making a deal with Flex Watches.  Flex Watches is a watch company founded in 2011 by Travis Lubinsky and Trevor Jones.  Some of their watches have interchangeable faces and each design is made to support a cause by donating 10 percent of each watch sale to the cause.  They are almost out of cash, have branding issues, and are having trouble staying focused on their mission.

Let's take a look at some information related to Flex Watches as well as what kind of deal was made on the show.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

The Profit - The Soup Market Update

Tonight on The Profit Marcus Lemonis is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with hopes of making a deal with The Soup Market. The Soup Market is a soup and sandwich restaurant that has five locations in the Milwaukee area.  The death of a co-owner who kept the company's finances in order has caused some issues at The Soup Market.  While Marcus is there, it seems there is something off as employees are talking about an employee named Grace, but the owner Dave doesn't make mention of her.

Let's take a look at some information related to The Soup Market as well as what kind of deal was made on the show.