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October 2014

A-OK Super Center At New Leaf Plaza Grand Opening Set For November 8, 2014

By | In the News

Wichita, Kansas – A-OK Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce that their newest A-OK Super Center, located at New Leaf Plaza on 21st and Amidon, will officially open on Saturday, November 8th, 2014.

Grand Opening festivities are planned from 10am till 3pm on Saturday, November 8th. Making a special appearance at the Grand Opening will be Seth Gold, star of the cable TV show Hardcore Pawn. Seth is a popular and respected figure in the Pawn industry and his presence highlights the importance of this new A-OK Super Center. Attendees to the Grand Opening will have a chance to meet with Seth and get their pictures taken with him from 11am till 1pm.

Other activities planned for the Grand Opening are a Treasure Map hunt, “I Saw Gold” t-shirts, free food from 11a till 1p, and exclusive grand opening offers, including a no interest loan offer. In line with A-OK’s mission of supporting worthy community causes, a portion of the sales from the Grand Opening will be donated to the Kansas Children’s Service League.

Bruce Harris, Founder and CEO of A-OK, is excited about the new A-OK Super Center. “This store is an innovative approach to what a Pawn store looks like and the services that it offers. We’re proud to say this concept originated here in Wichita.” Mr. Harris added, “We think this new Super Center concept will change people’s perceptions of the Pawn business and it will definitely change how they buy and borrow money.”

The new A-OK Super Center at New Leaf Plaza will offer five different consumer services– A-OK Retail, Financial Services, One Day Jewelry, Cricket Phones and Better Living, which is a new lease to own concept.


OOPS — Our Spill is Your Deal!

By | In the News

You’ve seen our ecommerce department on TV — normally they’re a Hardcore team! Recently, however, someone spilled coffee on a piece of our Sports Memorabilia. This cool Steve Yzerman Jersey is signed by Doug Brown, Mathieu Dandinault, Dave Lewis, Martin Lapointe, Tomas Holmstrom, and Larry Murphy.

Because it doesn’t meet our quality standards, we cannot sell the jersey as it is. But we can give it away … which is exactly what we’ll do. Be the first person to spend over $100 at our online store and it’s YOURS ($100 or more purchase excludes pawn gear).

First qualifying purchase gets it!



Resources Unite: Seth Gold Event

By | Uncategorized

From Resources Unite:  We’re excited to be partnering with Allied Pawn to offer the community the “Meet Seth Gold” event where RU is sponsoring a Volunteer Fair! This event will allow local nonprofit organizations to showcase their volunteer opportunities to everyone in our community looking to get involved with an organization and make a lasting impact.

If you’re part of an organization and are interested in learning how you can be a part of the Volunteer Fair, simply follow these steps:

  1. Contact Kari to reserve a space for your organization. You can e-mail her at [email protected] or call her at (563) 580-9585. There is no cost for the space.
  2. Each organization at the event will have a vote bucket. Each individual who attends the event will receive a ticket that he/she can use to vote for their favorite organization by placing a ticket in their bucket. The organizations with the most tickets will win the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes.
  3. You are encouraged to advertise the even via social media, email, phone, etc. Get as many people to the even as possible to increase your chances of winning.
  4. Be creative! There will be many people in attendance that have not heard of your organization and may want to become a volunteer or vote for you. Show them what you’re all about!
  5. Set up begins at 10:30 AM. There will be a tent in case of bad weather. Bring your own table, chairs, etc.

Feel free to download and share the Seth Gold NonProfit Flyer