Conway, AR (PRWEB) September 01, 2011
Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment, Inc. was recently added to the Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest growing companies. Rhea Lana's is “The Nation’s Premiere Children’s Consignment Event Venue” and has experienced incredible growth since the company began selling franchises in 2008. Currently, the company holds 47 semi-annual consignment events in 16 states, and continues to grow as more families are discovering the value of this amazing business opportunity.
“We are so excited to be recognized on the national level by making the Inc. 500/5000 list,” said Rhea Lana Riner, President and Founder of Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment Events. “As pioneers and leaders in our emerging industry, it is validating to our team who has worked hard for excellence, innovation and incredible customer service. We take great pride in adding value to the lives of average, hardworking American families seeking to stretch their budget through buying and selling high quality children’s items at our premier children’s consignment events across the nation.
“Our franchise owners each seek to be an integral part of the community in which they serve,” says Riner. “Rhea Lana’s values serving and giving back. After our events, we give donations to many nonprofit organizations, foster families, public schools and more. Another way that we give back is by contributing a portion of the sales of our Rhea Lana’s Friends and Family Cookbooks to Autism Speaks, North America’s largest autism science and advocacy organization. Since its inception in 2005, Autism Speaks has made enormous strides, committing over $160 million to research and developing innovative new resources for families. To learn more about Autism Speaks, please visit http://www.autismspeaks.org.
Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment, Inc. is currently in the midst of their fall event season, which began in late July and will continue through November. Rhea Lana’s is not a consignment store, but a community event which helps families stretch their budget by allowing them to purchase high quality children's items at a fraction of the normal cost. Everything you need for your child can be found at a Rhea Lana’s event, from clothing and toys, to furniture, maternity wear and nursery gear!
During the month of September, there will be Rhea Lana’s events taking place across the country, including Missouri, Texas, Illinois, Louisiana, Kansas and Arkansas. For more information and to find a sale near you, please visit http://www.rhealana.com.
About Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment Events
With Arkansas roots, Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment Inc. is rapidly growing with 47 locations in 16 states. Founded by Rhea Lana Riner in her living room 14 years ago and headquartered in Conway, Arkansas, Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment hosts semi-annual sales. The company is the first consignment sale in the country to offer on-line management and real time tracking of merchandise through a computerized inventory system and a convenient mobile application.
Riner has been featured in numerous publications including The High Profile Section, Arkansas Democrat Gazette and Women’s Inc Magazine. She has recently won a prestigious national award by Enterprising Women, a national publication and foundation that honors entrepreneurial women with rapidly growing companies who seek to mentor other women in business. Also, in the 2010 report from Franchise Business Review on Child Service Related Franchises, Rhea Lana's Children’s Consignment, Inc. ranked in the Top 10 nationally.