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Bored with retirement, couple starts junk-removal company

When Palm Beachers need their “junk” hauled away, many call Dave Archer.
Archer, and his wife, Toni, take just about everything, from furniture and appliances to trash and construction material. The Wellington couple recently came out of retirement to start Junk King Palm Beach, a franchisee of the company that bills itself as American’s greenest junk-removal service.

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Sun Sentinal – Couple turns junk removal into family business

After Dave Archer, 68, retired from his job as a marketing executive for a medical device company 12 years ago, he moved to Florida and realized he wasn’t ready for a steady diet of golf.

“I tried to retire,” he said, jokingly, “but it didn’t work.”

Together with his wife, Toni, a former teacher at Panther Run Elementary School in Wellington, the two decided to seek out a franchise opportunity and found Junk King, which claims to be the second-largest junk removal service in North America. Read full article at