Second Cup Coffee Co.
Second Cup Coffee Co.

Second Cup Coffee Co.

  • Investment Level
    $200,001 - $500,000
  • Number of Units
  • Industry
    Coffee, Cafe, Coffee, Canadian Franchises, Fast Food, Restaurant
  • Franchising Since
  • Royalty Fee
    7.5% - 9%



Our Story

For more than 40 years Second Cup Co. has been Canada`s largest specialty cof/ fee retailer.  There are over 300 cafés coast to coast.

Second Cup Coffee Co. focuses on being the best. Coffee is at the core of our business, focusing on product quality and innovation while creating an individual experience for each of our customers.

Why Second Cup?

Every day, our Franchisees show how they are the coffee authority.  This starts with passion and commitment helping their customers to discover the most life enriching coffee experiences in the world. 

Ensuring the very best coffee is in every cup is our obsession.  That is why Second Cup Co. goes above and beyond to find the very best coffee – anywhere – for our cafes.

Our high-quality, delicious food offerings are hand-crafted in local bakeries and feature a modern take on classic tastes.

Every day we celebrate, by enthusiastically, sharing our passion and recommendations, so our customers can indulge in one of life’s best simple pleasures, coffee.

Second Cup’s network of Franchisees deliver a premium coffee experience in a wide range of venues – downtown street front locations, in shopping centres, power centres and strip malls, as well as drive thru full service cafes.

  The Required Investment

  Total investment ranges from approximately $350,000 - $550,000 plus applicable taxes. To qualify for
  financing, you should have a minimum of 40% of the total investment in unencumbered cash plus working

Do you make the grade? Here's what we're looking for:

We are thrilled when people like you enquire about joining our Second Cup franchise family.

Second Cup Franchisees are like our coffees, a premium blend. We’re looking for skilled operators who know how to make a retail operation succeed.

Business savvy and a strong customer service background are implicit. But just as important, our Franchisees must have a passion for life and a genuine desire to make people smile.

  Personality. You like making people feel good. You’re patient, understanding, easy to talk to and outgoing.

  Experience. You have at least 5 years of business management, retail or hospitality experience and a sound
  understanding of financials.

  Leadership. You can hire, train, organize and inspire a barista team to give their best efforts every day.


Are you ready to bring your passion to your own Second Cup café?