Children’s products & services franchises from coast to coast

January 6, 2020 admin

Children participate in a variety of different activities to help in their development, from tutoring to sports and arts-based programs, and everything in between, and Canadian franchises are stepping up to fill this need for families across the country. There are also franchises from British Columbia to Newfoundland & Labrador [read more…]

Promoted Story: Mary Brown’s Chicken & Taters

January 6, 2020 admin

When you think of Newfoundland & Labrador, you may not immediately think of chicken – but maybe you should. Canada’s easternmost province is where Mary Brown’s Chicken & Taters launched in 1969, and 50 years later, Mary Brown’s franchisees from across the country gathered there to celebrate the company’s five-decade [read more…]

Publisher’s Message: What’s Next for Franchising in 2020

January 6, 2020 admin

As we enter 2020, it’s the perfect time to examine what lies ahead for franchising this year. But before we look ahead, we should look back at how the franchise sector has fared in 2019. Canadian franchising continues to grow. According to the Canadian Franchise Association’s (CFA) 2019 Franchise Forecast, [read more…]

Digital Disruptors

January 6, 2020 admin

Imagine a world where there’s no guessing if your local hair salon will have time for a walk-in. Or, picture a world where you can sell your home without the presence of a real estate agent, or hire a chauffeur service to drive your car, with you managing the process [read more…]

Q: How do I choose the franchise that suits me best?

January 2, 2020 admin

THE DECISION TO INVEST IN A FRANCHISE is a major one and cannot be taken without engaging in an array of due diligence investigations. Legal and financial considerations are, of course, essential factors when considering a franchise opportunity and the wide assortment of franchised businesses. Franchising crosses all industry sectors [read more…]

Why Choose a CFA Member?

January 2, 2020 admin

For entrepreneurs looking to be in business for themselves, but not by themselves, franchising provides the opportunity to run a business and be your own boss, while being backed by an established system and brand. Taking the first step towards business ownership through franchising can be daunting. For a prospective [read more…]

Families Who Franchise Together

January 2, 2020 admin

Franchising is an increasingly appealing model for families who want to operate businesses together. With the extraordinary array of franchise opportunities and the flexibility and independence that franchises provide, it’s no surprise that these four franchising families have found success together. 3rd Degree Training Holly and Chris Isnor, a husband-and-wife [read more…]

Going Green

January 2, 2020 admin

Environmental sustainability. It’s a big, loaded phrase on the minds of Canadian consumers these days, and restaurants in particular are trying to respond. A recent survey by Restaurants Canada, for instance, reported that eight out of 10 restaurants said environmental sustainability is important to their success. But what does it [read more…]

2020 Franchise Outlook

January 2, 2020 admin

Are you considering franchising as a path to business ownership? If you’re interested in becoming a small business owner with the backing of a franchise system, it’s the perfect time to start making this business dream a reality! With thousands of franchise businesses in communities from one side of the [read more…]

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