Women in Franchising: Trio of Franchising Trailblazers

March 8, 2019 admin

Today is International Women’s Day and in honour of that, we’re recognizing three outstanding women, who are leading successful businesses while controlling their own destiny. Yvonne Barker, STOR-X Organizing Systems Can you tell us why you decided to invest in your franchise? I had been searching for a business opportunity [read more…]

Celebrating International Women’s Day

February 20, 2019 admin

On March 8, the world celebrates International Women’s Day, an initiative to hon­our the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women across the world. In the spirit of International Women’s Day, Franchise Canada recognizes the female members of the Canadian franchising community. More and more entrepreneurial women are entering [read more…]

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The Vertical $10: A New Direction for Canada’s Bank Notes

January 7, 2019 admin

On March 8, 2018, International Women’s Day, bank note history was made as the design of Canada’s upcoming $10 bill, featuring social justice defender Viola Desmond, was unveiled to Canadians. In an emotional ceremony at the Halifax Central Library, Finance Minister Bill Morneau and Bank of Can­ada Governor Stephen S. [read more…]

Big Investment, Big Reward

January 7, 2019 admin

For franchisees wanting to make a major capital investment, becoming a master franchisee might be exactly what they’re looking for. While it takes a large amount of capital to become a master franchisee, the rewards that come with the risk are numerous. Here, three distinct master franchisees share their experiences [read more…]

Canada’s Green Rush

January 7, 2019 admin

When Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, received royal assent in June of 2018, the Canadian government put the wheels in motion for the launch of what is likely to become a multi-billion dollar industry. This historic piece of legislation, which took effect on Oct. 17, enabled Canadians to legally possess, [read more…]

Let’s Get Digital

January 7, 2019 admin

As franchising options continue to evolve, untraditional concepts like business consulting, are finding a stronger foothold in the service space. In fact, an established brand with effective marketing strategies can create a strong system that aims to provide franchisees with a more successful consulting business than they’d be able to [read more…]

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Opportunity Saskatchewan: Your Franchising Journey Starts Here

October 23, 2018 admin

Interested in owning a franchise in Saskatchewan? Click here to download our FREE e-book! When it comes to realizing the dream of starting your own business, franchising is just the ticket! Entrepreneurial dreams become reality working with the franchise business model, which allows individuals with discipline, perseverance, and commitment, to [read more…]

Welcome to Canada

October 22, 2018 admin

While the proven systems of franchising remove much of the uncertainty associ­ated with traditional business start-ups, a new venture still requires a certain level of courage, a willingness to take on financial risk and build something new. You might say that if there’s one group that’s already “been there, done [read more…]

CFA Membership Helps Forge Franchise Partnerships

October 22, 2018 admin

  At the CFA, we are incredibly proud of the rock-solid franchisor-franchisee relationships that have been forged, in part, by the comprehensive range of lead generation tools that we provide to all of our members. Whether it’s through the pages of this magazine, online, or in person, the CFA is [read more…]

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