Press release submitted by Chris Ontiveros
(Moline, IL) On October 1, Quad City based Ray’z Barber Shop will merge with Quad City Barbers. The name of their (3) locations will change to Ray’z Barber Shop, but management announces that ALL QC Barber Stylists & Barbers have been asked to stay on with Ray’z. New additions with include Face & Neck shaves as well as Beardbrand & Aveda for Men hair products. Ray’z also plans on remodeling the locations to reflect the eclectic feel of its Moline store.
Ray Capelli, owner & founder of Ray’z Barber Shop & Ray’z Barber College, says the merger was an easy decision, “Ever since we opened Ray’z in Moline, we’ve had many people ask us to open new locations. But timing is everything, this opportunity to merge with Quad City Barbers creates a synergy for the Ray’z brand with the staff and clients of QC Barbers. We hope that you like our store remodels and will visit one of our (5) locations soon. "
The three former Quad City Barbers locations include 5262 Utica Ridge Road in Davenport, 1150 East Kimberly Road in Davenport, and 1733 30th Street in Rock Island. The original Ray’z Barber Shop is located at 3002 Avenue of the Cities in Moline and Ray’z Barber College is located at 3707 Avenue of the Cities.