The FranchiseCanada Show Recap

Canadian entrepreneurs eager to invest in their future connected with some of the country’s hottest franchise brands on November 4 & 5 during Canada’s ultimate franchise exhibition and the Official Show of the Canadian Franchise Association (CFA). From McDonald’s and Global Pet Foods to Massage Addict, Paul Davis Restoration and Ricky’s All Day Grill, attendees at […]

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Exhibitor Spotlight: McDonald’s Canada

A look back at McDonald’s 50 years of franchising in Canada. Find out how you can become a franchisee with McDonald’s at the FranchiseCanada Show in Vancouver this November 4 & 5. Pre-register now By the time McDonald’s iconic Golden Arches arrived in Canada in 1967, it was already an established brand in the United […]

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Q&A with a Booster Juice Franchisee

Franchisees Genevieve Knauff and Bert Hennessey rely on franchisor support to make their Booster Juice store a success Why did you become a franchisee? My business partner, Bert Hennessey, and I own and operate other businesses that have cyclical markets. We were looking to further diversify our portfolio and a second franchise made financial sense. […]

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Q&A with C-Lovers Fish & Chips Franchisees

Franchisees Sean and Argyro Holmes appreciate the support that comes with being part of a reputable franchise Why did you become franchisees? We decided to become franchisees to become self-employed and align ourselves with a reputable franchisor. It was very important to us work with the franchisor to select our site and build out our […]

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Q&A with a Pita Pit Franchisee

Harsha Jagtap is fulfilling her passion for healthy, high-quality food as a Pita Pit franchisee   Why did you become a franchisee? I was always passionate about owning my own business, and wanted to follow a proven system. I have a really strong work ethic and a drive to succeed. I was always thinking that […]

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Q&A with a PropertyGuys.com Franchisee

Tony C. Fritz took charge of his career when he became a PropertyGuys.com franchisee Why did you become a franchisee? After being involved in two major business sectors over the last decade – the financial sector, followed by the energy sector – I was fortunate enough to witness significant market crashes in both industries. After […]

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Q&A with a Global Pet Foods Franchisee

Marco Ariganello loves helping people and their pets as a Global Pet Foods franchisee Why did you become a franchisee? I’ve worked in retail for over 25 years and felt it was time to take on the challenge of owning my own business, as it had always been a goal of mine. I’ve worked for […]

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Q&A with a Restoration 1 Franchisee

Franchisee Chris Hobbs feels like part of a family as a Restoration 1 franchisee Why did you decide to become a franchisee? I decided to become a Restoration 1 franchisee for a few reasons: I felt comfortable with the owner, Eric, and his business sense. I could tell he was an intelligent business person. I […]

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Attend the FranchiseCanada Show!

If you’re looking for a rewarding career in the franchise industry, the FranchiseCanada Show (formerly The Franchise Show) is your one-stop-shop to turn your dreams of business ownership into reality! As the only franchise exhibition produced by the Canadian Franchise Association (CFA), the FranchiseCanada Show is designed to connect aspiring entrepreneurs like you with established […]

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Canada’s Franchise Exhibition Gets a New Name!

The Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) is excited to announce that our official franchise exhibition is back with a brand new look and name! The Franchise Show has been renamed to the FranchiseCanada Show in order to align with other CFA resources, including our print magazine, FranchiseCanada, and our online newsletter, FranchiseCanada E-News. The FranchiseCanada Show […]

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Success Story: Oxford Learning Franchisee

Young franchisee Trisha Dosaj Makarov makes the grade with Oxford Learning Centres Though Trisha Dosaj Makarov had been with Oxford Learning for eight years, she was just 34 years old when she was presented with the opportunity of a lifetime. It was March 2015, and Dosaj Makarov, the then Education Director at the Richmond Hill […]

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