Franchise opportunities in Canada

Attractiveness of Canada for the development of franchise business

Canada is a large, highly developed country with one of the leading economies in the world (10th largest by the 2016 estimation). With the population of more than 36 million people and the GDP of $1.53 trillion it provides a wide range of franchise opportunities. The leading industries are agriculture, energy, technology, services and manufacturing.

Being a developed country the level of urbanization is high as over 82% of citizens are urban dwellers. Household net adjusted disposable income per capita in the country is $30,474.

The largest cities with the population over 1 million include Ottawa (the capital) as well as Toronto (over 5.5 million population), Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton.

Canada also boasts a well-developed franchise market. Franchise business is responsible for 10% of the country’s GDP. Over 1,000 franchise companies are present on the Canadian market with more than 78,000 individual franchise units. Franchises are present in various branches of economy, still the retail sector is the leader of the franchising market.

Canada also has some certain advantages. As a well developed country it has a comprehensive transport infrastructure as well as efficient electricity, communication and banking systems. Another fact worth consideration is that Canada is in top 12 markets valuable for international franchise expansion according to the International Franchise Association.

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Indicators of Canadian Business Market

  • Capital: Ottawa

  • Currency: Canadian dollar

  • Education Index (2013): 0.85

  • Official languages: English, French

  • Per capita GDP (PPP): $46,199

  • Quality-of-life index (0-10): 7.81

  • Population: 36.3 mln

  • Total GDP (PPP): $1.672 trillion

  • Ease of Doing Business Ranking, Rank: 18

  • Gini: 31.6

  • Human Development Index (HDI): 0.92

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List of franchises for sale in Canada

Southern Fried Chicken franchise
Southern Fried Chicken - restaurant franchise
Investment from
322 850 $
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Tapout Fitness franchise
Tapout Fitness - martial arts franchise
Investment from
130 000 $
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RAMEN IROHA franchise
RAMEN IROHA - Ramen shop franchise
Investment from
45 000 $
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 Business Network International Global franchise
BNI - Business Network International Franchise
Investment from
65 000 $
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9rounds franchise
9ROUND - kickbox fitness centers franchise
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Nutty Scientists franchise
Nutty Scientists - spectacular interactive activities franchise
Investment from
45 000 $
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JOUR franchise
Jour - healthy restaurant chain franchise
Investment from
336 942 $
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Al-Mama franchise
al Mamà Bistrot - restaurant franchise
Investment from
135 000 $
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Dietplus franchise
Dietplus - healthcare coaching franchise
Investment from
56 000 $
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Danube Home franchise
Danube Home - furniture & home accessory franchise
Investment from
400 000 $
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DetailCar franchise
DetailCar - waterless carwash franchise
Investment from
9 960 $
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KIO DA franchise
KIO DA - retail shops chain franchise
Investment from
139 000 $
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Funtopia franchise
Funtopia - family entertainment centers franchise
Investment from
629 674 $
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Los Pollos franchise
Los Pollos - chicken barbecue franchise
Investment from
175 980 $
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Tucano Coffee franchise
TUCANO COFFEE - coffee shop franchise
Investment from
84 600 $
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Prive7 Express franchise
Prive7 Express - beauty salons franchise
Investment from
113 000 $
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Questoria franchise
Questoria - organize birthdays franchise
Investment from
3 140 $
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Russian Ballet franchise
Russian Ballet - choreographic schools franchise
Investment from
7 500 $
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Lakomka franchise
Lakomka - bakery chain franchise
Investment from
52 000 $
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Cleanbros franchise
Cleanbros - cleaning сompany franchise
Investment from
16 200 $
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Jack Hiker franchise
Jack Hiker - backpacks franchise
Investment from
1 470 $
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Mosigra franchise
Mosigra - board game store franchise
Investment from
16 700 $
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Monsiks Academy franchise
Monsiks Academy - kids center franchise
Investment from
6 550 $
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Dodo Pizza franchise
Dodo Pizza - pizza delivery franchise
Investment from
80 000 $
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Candyfloss № 1 franchise
CandyFloss №1 - shaped cotton candy franchise
Investment from
6 250 $
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PrintBar franchise
PrintBar - clothing production with custom design master franchise
Investment from
168 000 $
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SUN Studio franchise
Sun Studio - UV-printing center franchise
Investment from
50 000 $
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MINIBOSS BUSINESS SCHOOL franchise
MINIBOSS - business school franchise
Investment from
2 820 $
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AiKO franchise
AiKO - rattan furniture manufacturing franchise
Investment from
132 550 $
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33 penguins franchise
33 Penguins - ice-cream parlor franchise
Investment from
17 670 $
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