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August 11, 2020
A Western-themed pie business in San Diego can’t keep up with demand for its sweet and savory goods. Betty, the owner, is spread too thin attempting to operate a second failing business. If Marcus can’t get this scatterbrained baker to focus, she may just lose everything. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
August 4, 2020
An all-natural cleaning supply company started by two best friends who wanted to help people rid their home of potentially toxic products. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
July 28, 2020
A manufacturer and retailer with a unique product experienced early success and expanded to 4 locations. But the owner’s poor communication and reckless spending is putting her business at risk. If Marcus can’t teach her how to put a cork in her mounting debt, this business may just crumble. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
July 21, 2020
A sunglasses company can’t see the light as their young leader aligns the company marketing with a personal tragedy. If Marcus can’t get the owner to open his eyes and look beyond what he’s lost, his company could disappear. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
July 14, 2020
A humble little stand at a southern California fairground turns into a multi-million dollar business. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
July 7, 2020
A family-run swimwear company struggles to connect with the consumer. The business has been pulled underwater by poor leadership, outdated designs, and misguided processes. If Marcus can’t get them to swim with style, this retailer will evaporate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
June 30, 2020
"Coco Vinny" wants to spread the "Coco" love to the rest of the country by selling coconut beverages; if he can't prove to Marcus Lemonis that he has a valid business concept, then this company could be all cracked up. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
June 24, 2020
Marcus Lemonis travels to a town on the Mississippi River that has been devastated by flooding; Marcus learns about how a natural disaster impacts a community financially as as he tries to reinvigorate the townspeople. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
June 17, 2020
Desperate marketing tactics are ruining the brand for a men’s diaper bag company. The owner has lost confidence after his profits took a nosedive and struggles to provide for his family. Investor Marcus Lemonis will try to raise his confidence, improve the products and upgrade the branding. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
June 10, 2020
Brothers Steve and Peter Koehl run Skullduggery, an Anaheim, CA based toy, craft kit and fossil replica manufacturer, owned by their father since 1987. Despite selling $1.6 million dollars in toys last year, the brothers can't manage to turn a profit, and lack of imagination and poor decision making are holding the company back from getting into a big box retailer. Can Marcus Lemonis help these brothers put the puzzle pieces back together and save this business or will the building blocks collapse under the weight of continued failure? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
June 3, 2020
Last year, Marcus Lemonis invested $750,000 to help revive this classic restaurant chain. Fighting between partners and mismanagement have ruined everything he put in place. If Marcus can’t rebuild this broken venture, he'll lose over $1,000,000 and the brand will melt away forever. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 27, 2020
Two business partners have revived an iconic family restaurant chain, only to run it right back into the ground. If Marcus Lemonis can’t help restore some leadership to this beloved brand, it’ll melt down – this time for good. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 19, 2020
Marcus attempts to help two feuding brothers whose used-car business is weeks away from being shut down. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 12, 2020
A mother and daughter team dealing with health problems and family resentments needs Marcus to help them face their issues and raise their macaroon business to the next level. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
May 5, 2020
At Polar Bear Coolers, sales have been plummeting the last few years due to a broken inventory process and an owner more concerned with "rocking out" than appreciating his employees. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
April 28, 2020
A family-owned haircare company is at a breaking point because of the father’s costly side projects. If Marcus can’t get this founder focused and help his daughter come into her own, the business will go down the drain. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
April 21, 2020
Local Miami celebrity Ana Quincoces has personality to spare, but her burgeoning sauce and marinade business has failed to take off. While Ana's poor branding and overly defensive attitude prove to be a handful for Marcus, she faces one huge challenge: Ana must prove her mettle before The Profit invests. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
April 14, 2020
A former real estate investor and car enthusiast, Pete Athans, sunk his entire life savings into building a high-end used car dealership in Morton Grove, IL. Unfortunately, financing a fantasy dealership left him short on cash; now he struggles to fill his lot with cars. To make matters worse, his micromanaging style prevents his employees from doing their jobs. Marcus Lemonis will either be the driving force this owner needs to change his ways or this business will crash and burn. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
April 7, 2020
The owner of a cleaning product line is putting her business at risk with aristocratic marketing, high prices, and an unwillingness to face reality. If Marcus can’t get her to focus less on her image and more on the customer, this company is going to go down the drain. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
March 31, 2020
An apparel and screen printing company is being held back by struggling storefronts and disagreements between the brothers who own the business. Marcus needs to get these brothers to see eye to eye and deal with the struggling stores or Tank Farm will go bust. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
March 24, 2020
A Colorado manufacturer of tiny homes faces massive issues. Its owner’s lack of leadership has put the business in over a million dollars of debt. Now, he struggles to create a consistent business model and morale is at an all-time low. If Marcus can’t get him to change his outlook and put the company before his own interests, the entire organization will collapse. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
March 17, 2020
Ben started designing and selling home decor at 8 years old. Several decades later, his company's revenue is dropping, and employees are jumping ship. If Marcus can’t help him be a better communicator and trust his team, this company will become damaged goods. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
March 10, 2020
A trendy Brooklyn-based shoe company is walking on thin ice after its founder made a series of rash decisions. If Marcus can’t focus the team and bring the right products to market, this business will go out of style. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
March 3, 2020
A gourmet marshmallow company in Indiana finds itself in a sticky situation. A soured business arrangement with one owner’s father has had devastating effects on their process. Can Marcus make a sweet deal or will 240Sweet come to a bitter end? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
February 25, 2020
A trailer business in Tampa, FL specializing in food concessions is being driven into the ground by two owners in a toxic partnership who compete for control. The business itself is also divided with the owners located 260 miles from where the product is manufactured, creating inefficiency across the board. Can Marcus Lemonis bring these owners and the two sides of the business together? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
February 18, 2020
Two wine enthusiasts in Orange County, California decided to turn their hobby into a business. Amazing Grapes is both a small restaurant and a shop that specializes in fine wines. But a passion for wine doesn’t equal success so while Amazing Grapes generated $3.5 million last year, they still haven’t figured out how to turn a profit. These absentee owners have mismanaged their inventory, alienated their staff and will probably be forced to shut their doors. Serial entrepreneur, Marcus Lemonis believes he can use his extensive retail knowledge to turn this lush opportunity into a scalable business. If Marcus can convince staff and owners to take ownership and stop running Amazing Grapes like a hobby, he might be able to save the business from being financially crushed. (Episode 207) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
February 11, 2020
Lady Fuller used her mother’s inheritance to open a chain of blues-themed denim stores. But poor management and an overly aggressive expansion have left the business on the verge of unraveling. Without Marcus Lemonis’s help, Blues Jean Bar could fold. (Episode 311) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
February 4, 2020
A father’s resistance to change is ruining his family furniture business in Miami – and wrecking his relationship with his son. Can Marcus Lemonis bridge the divide and bring Grafton Furniture back from the brink? (Episode 306). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
January 28, 2020
A family-owned chocolate shop was started by three siblings in support of their chocolatier father. Despite circumstances becoming desperate, the family is resistant to change. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
January 21, 2020
Marcus visits a struggling Italian restaurant in New Jersey, where he tries to teach the owner, Dante, management skills. But if his loving father, Jimmy, can't learn to stay out of the way, Dante may never grow up and the business could be cooked. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
January 14, 2020
A Los Angeles furniture company struggles with old inventory and quality control. When Marcus brings in another business to advise them, tensions threaten to put both companies in jeopardy. (Episode 407) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
January 7, 2020
A Staten Island burger joint is bleeding money – but its four quarreling owners are more focused on pointing fingers than boosting sales. Can Marcus Lemonis tame these big personalities and put the business back on track? (Episode 304) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
December 31, 2019
A cookie company owned by a 13-year-old entrepreneur and his mother faces serious growing pains. Cory's mother struggles to trust anyone and is resistant to change, which has led to missed opportunities in recipe development and retail expansion. If Marcus can't get this young CEO up to speed and earn his mother's trust, this cookie company will crumble. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
December 24, 2019
After a call from the North Pole Marcus travels to Santa Clause, IN to save Santa’s Toys. Owners Mark and Heidi's bad inventory and horrible customer experience have placed their business on the naughty list. Will this hardworking couple be able to follow Marcus’ protocol and have their business go from naughty to nice? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
December 17, 2019
Two Southern California entrepreneurs struggle to keep their charity-centric watch business afloat. Their rushed process, unfocused branding, and emotional baggage have gotten in the way of their original purpose. If Marcus can’t get these founders back on track, their business will stop ticking for good. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
December 10, 2019
Michael and Tina Sena are a fitness-obsessed couple with a great little gym right outside of Chicago. And while they help clients shed weight, they can’t seem to figure out how to build a healthy profit. Maybe one of their problems is that this husband and wife still can’t figure out how to work as a team. Marcus Lemonis arrives with a plan but getting them to accept change may turn out to be harder than their workouts. (Episode 203) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
December 3, 2019
In a desperate effort to keep his doors open, the owner of a New York cupcake shop has burned through his wife’s retirement fund. If Marcus Lemonis can’t turn the situation around, Tonnie Rozier could lose his business and his marriage. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
November 26, 2019
A Chicago snowboard shop has gone downhill after its owners tried to expand too quickly. The three partners don’t communicate, leaving one of them sidelined. If Marcus can't get them to work together and focus on what sells, this company will be on thin ice. (Episode 413) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
November 19, 2019
A Florida health food delivery service has developed a sick corporate culture. Can Marcus Lemonis rein in FuelFood's hot-tempered CEO and fix the business before it goes up in flames? (Episode 305) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
November 12, 2019
A Denver-based business specializing in high-quality skateboards struggles with employee turnover. If Marcus can't get the owner to focus on his people and also expand his product line, his shot at a deal will skate away. (Episode 316) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
November 5, 2019
Marcus Lemonis tries to keep the owners of a Pittsburgh, PA area Greek restaurant chain from failing. Run down restaurants, a confusing menu, and angry franchisees are just some of the challenges he faces. (Episode 217) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
October 29, 2019
A father and son with a broken relationship are leading their tea shop franchise into dangerous territory. If Marcus can't get them to separate their business and personal lives, tea time will be over...for good. (Episode 408) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
October 22, 2019
A Staten Island burger joint is bleeding money - but its four quarreling owners are more focused on pointing fingers than boosting sales. Can Marcus Lemonis tame these big personalities and put the business back on track? (Episode 314)
October 15, 2019
A small chain of natural pet food stores in Chicago is growing too quickly for its own good. If Marcus Lemonis can't help the owners sharpen their focus, this business could go to the dogs. (Episode 310)
October 8, 2019
CNBC’s “The Profit” is now a podcast. Marcus Lemonis has invested more than $75M in businesses all across America. Now, take the journey with him as he lends his expertise to struggling businesses in various industries across the country while using his famous People/Process/Product principle. The money is real. The process is real. And this is what it takes to bring a business back to life. Coming Tuesday, October 15.
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