Proud To Be Canadian - Established Canadian Franchises

If you're looking for franchise opportunities in Canada, consider a Canadian franchise with an established presence in the area and in the minds of the public. The following franchises are known throughout the region and may be what you've been looking for. As with any franchise investment, look for a franchise in an industry you're genuinely interested in with an investment requirement you're comfortable with.

Canadian Residential Inspection Services has been providing home inspection services for over twenty years. Both initial training and continuing support are offered by the franchisor and there are no monthly royalties. C.R.I.S. offers exclusive territories to franchisees, who will benefit from the low overhead. The initial investment is $24,500.00, with some financing available to those who qualify.

Cap-it, a Canadian franchise specializing in after-market parts for trucks and outdoor vehicles, is expanding in the western part of the country. The first location opened in 1990 and there are now over 20 outlets. A Cap-it outlet may be freestanding or part of another business, such as a dealership. Cap-it falls under the $25,001 to $50,000 investment tier.

A food or cooking enthusiast may be interested in Crepe Delicious & Froshberg Gelato, a side-by-side Canadian franchise opportunity. Crepe Delicious specializes in dessert crepes and its partner, Froshberg Gelato, offers natural gelato in signature flavors. New franchisees receive both training and marketing support. The investment level is $300,001 to $500,000.

Good Earth Coffeehouse and BakeryGood Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery, which first opened its doors in 1991, provides gourmet coffee and baked goods along with a deli-style lunch menu. Franchisees go through a six-week training course and have access to ongoing marketing and operations support. Good Earth Coffeehouse and Bakery falls under the $300,001 to $500,000 investment level.

Nurse Next Door offers home healthcare services across Canada, although partners are not required to have healthcare experience. The centralized call center, open twenty-four hours a day, allows franchisees to ease the administrative burden related to health care work. New franchisees take part in a seven-week training course and have regular weekly support. The investment level for this franchise is $50,001 to $100,000.