Blue Springs-based PFKC Inc. has agreed with Planet Fitness to open 21 fitness centers in the metro Kansas City area over the next several years.
PFKC opened its first Planet Fitness in the area in 2012, and the investment group will open its forth Planet Fitness location in greater Kansas City this summer. The company plans to open two more fitness centers later this year but is still negotiating those deals
New Hampshire-based Planet Fitness has 750 locations nationwide. PFKC employs about 75 people at its Kansas City-area Planet Fitness locations, and the new fitness center is expected to bring 25 jobs to the area.