Millenials in Franchising: Fresh Obsessed

August 23, 2018 admin

After graduating from Guelph–Humber University, where she majored in marketing, Stephanie Tieu partnered with her uncle to open a Thai restau­rant in Aurora, Ontario. “This created an interest in catering,” she says. As a catering coordinator and co-owner of the restaurant, her interest in the food service industry continued to [read more…]

Everybody’s Gotta Eat

August 23, 2018 admin

“Everybody’s gotta eat, so it’s got to be good business – right?” It’s a rationale that franchise consultant Gary Prenevost hears often from newcomers contemplating a food service franchise. But with over 15 years of experience with the FranNet franchise consultancy, Prenevost has a measured response to that truism: “Just [read more…]

Special Franchise Focus: Kids and Education

August 23, 2018 admin

Kids are our future, and it’s never too early to ensure they’re soaking up all of the knowledge and nutrients they need to sprout into successful youngsters. That’s exactly where kids and education franchises come in. Franchises across the country are stepping up to provide the educational, nutritional, and recreational [read more…]

Global Franchise Flavours

August 23, 2018 admin

Canada’s diversity means a culinary trip to Mexico, France, Greece, and anywhere else you can imagine is just down the road. These food service franchises serving up tastes from around the world are bringing global flavours to their franchisees and guests. Crepe Delicious It was on the streets of Paris [read more…]

The CFA Guide to Food Service Franchise Models

August 23, 2018 admin

Some franchise models are very easy to define. Quick Service Restaurants (QSRs), for example, and, on the other end of the spectrum, fine dining. But then there are those in between, like fast casual, that sit somewhere in the middle. Below, Franchise Canada takes a look at four thriving restaurant [read more…]

Coffee & Baked Goods Franchises Across Canada

August 23, 2018 admin

It’s no secret that Canadians drink coffee like water. In fact, according to the Coffee Association of Canada, coffee is the most popular beverage amongst adult Canadians over the age of 16, beating out good old-fashioned H2O. With two thirds of adult Canadians consuming at least one cup of joe [read more…]

Excellence in Franchising

August 23, 2018 admin

Little Kickers is going to have to start thinking about renovating the franchise’s head office to include a trophy room. Since 1992, the Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) has been recognizing its members with strong franchisor-franchisee relationships at its annual Awards of Excellence gala. The apex of the Awards of Excellence [read more…]

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