Advancing & Supporting the Franchise Community Since 1967
The Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) helps everyday Canadians realize the dream of building their own business through the power of franchising. The CFA advocates on issues that impact this dream on behalf of more than 700 corporate members and over 40,000 franchisees from many of Canada’s best-known and emerging franchise brands. Beyond its role as the voice of the franchise industry, the CFA strengthens and develops franchising by delivering best-practice education and creating rewarding connections between Canadians and Canadian franchise opportunities. Canadian franchises contribute over $100 billion per year to the Canadian economy and create jobs for more than 1.9 million Canadians. The CFA produces Franchise Canada, the Franchise Canada Shows, and LookforaFranchise.ca.
On March 8, the world celebrated International Women’s Day, which honours the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women across the world. In the spirt of International Women’s Day, this March/April Women in Franchising issue of Franchise Canada recognizes the female members of the Canadian franchising community.
More and more entrepreneurial women are entering the franchise world, and here we showcase the hardworking females who have taken control of their own success using the franchise model. With a focus on female franchisees, this issue shares success stories, along with advice and opportunities to inspire all members of the franchising community to dream big, and to make these business dreams come true through franchising.
Now available online and on newsstands across the country. Read the latest articles from the November/December 2020 issue today!
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Join thousands of entrepreneurs and future franchise business owners at the Franchise Canada Show!
Canada’s ultimate franchise exhibition and the official show of the Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) is the place to be to meet face-to-face with leading franchisors, connect with industry experts, attend free seminars, and explore franchise opportunities in every industry and at all investment levels!
FRANCHISE FORECAST 2019: Canadian Franchise Industry Economic Outlook
The CFA is committed to helping our members grow their business by providing the most current data on franchising across Canada. That's why, in partnership with the Canadian Centre for Economic Analysis (CANCEA), we published the Franchise Forecast 2019: Canadian Franchise Industry Economic Outlook.
Based on the latest report, Canada’s franchise industry is expected to grow across the country in 2019. Which sectors will experience the most growth? Which provinces will see the biggest increases in franchise-related GDP, job creation, and new franchise openings?
For franchisors operating in Canada, this is vital information you can use when planning your expansion efforts and modeling system-wide performance.
This report gives an in-depth look at what's happening in Canadian franchising - from the economy to employment to growth both nationally and provincially.
Click here to learn how you can download the 2019 Canadian Franchise Industry Economic Outlook.
The CFA continues to be instrumental in helping Canadian businesses such as ours grow. As members, we undoubtedly owe it an enormous debt of gratitude, and on behalf of McDonald’s, I thank you for your tireless work over the years.
Apart from the credibility being a member affords a franchise, I am so appreciative of the many learning opportunities that have been offered to myself and my peers in the industry and the strong leadership that has kept the CFA relevant and current.
All of our franchisees were excited to hear we’re part of the CFA. It’s good to be part of a reputable organization and to know that they feel the same way about us. CFA gives us credibility and is good for guidance along the way for both myself and my franchisees.
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