Promoted Story: GetintheLoop Local

June 10, 2019 admin

As a franchisee with GetintheLoop Local, Kelsi Barclay is part entrepreneur, part treasure hunter. As she helps deliver Canada’s leading mobile marketing technology to businesses in the Calgary marketplace, Barclay has been excited to uncover local shopping gems every single day. “I’ve lived in this city for almost seven years [read more…]

Special Franchise Focus: Quick Service Restaraunts

October 30, 2018 admin

Every lunch hour throughout the country, thousands of hungry Canadians wrack their brains over what to eat. If they didn’t pack a lunch, they’ll likely make their way to one of Canada’s more than 75,000 food service franchise units. It’s a fact: Canadians love to dine with the franchise model. [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…]

Kid-Friendly Franchises

August 22, 2018 admin

Kid-friendly franchises are on the rise as more and more Canadians eagerly invest in businesses making a difference in the lives of little ones. Luckily for you, there are plenty of kid-focused systems opening up shop across the country. Below, Franchise Canada shines a spotlight on three of these kid-friendly systems, [read more…]

Special Franchise Focus: Celebrating Franchise Excellence

June 26, 2018 admin

Every minute of every day, Canadians are doing business with franchises. From St. John’s to Victoria, and everywhere in between, interacting with the franchise model has become par for the course in daily Canadian life. The 2018 CFA Awards of Excellence in Franchising, Franchisees’ Choice Designation, CFA Recognition Awards, and [read more…]

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New Year, New Me, New Business

December 13, 2017 admin

With the year end fast approaching, many people will be setting new goals for 2018. Losing weight, saving money, or learning a new skill – everyone has something to accomplish. Setting personal goals is very valuable but, if you’re an owner of a franchise, what are some of your own [read more…]