Just how big is franchising in Canada?

January 25, 2018 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Franchise Specialist Advice

The “franchise industry” is often spoken of in Canada, but the truth is that franchising stretches across nearly every industry. It plays an integral role in the Canadian economy and employs loads of people in this country.

But, just how big is it?

Let’s take a look at the numbers from the Canadian Franchising Association (CFA).

Gross Domestic Product & Employment

According to the CFA’s Canadian Government Primer publication, franchising generates $ 96 billion annually for the country, which represents 5% of the Canadian economy. Over 1.8 million Canadians are either directly or indirectly …
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