Meet the franchise brands that have recently joined the Canadian Franchise Association (CFA)
Investing in a business is a big step for any aspiring entrepreneur, and franchising can offer established support and guidance throughout the daunting process. With hundreds of successful and well-known franchises to choose from in Canada, it can be tricky for prospective franchisees to know where to start.
That’s why it’s important to look out for CFA member brands. As members of the CFA, franchises voluntarily pledge to uphold the CFA’s core values of excellence in franchising through the CFA Code of Ethics. This ensures that members are dedicated to helping everyday Canadians realize the dream of building their own business.
Here, you’ll find the new CFA member franchises that are building these dreams across a variety of industry categories including food service, early childhood education, health and beauty, home improvement, and more!
911 Restoration doesn’t just see itself as a water damage restoration franchise, but as a group of compassionate, hard workers who strive to make a difference in people’s lives. The restoration industry is recession-proof and valued at $210 billion. There will always be a demand for the services that 911 Restoration provides, which include water and fire damage restoration, mold remediation, disinfection, and more.
Franchisees who join 911 Restoration not only become part of a top-ranked restoration company, but also become part of the brand’s Fresh Start Family. This partnership model, centered around the success of franchisees, provides a low initial investment, fast ROI, exceptionally high profit margins, and a fulfilling career assisting homeowners through one of life’s most devastating occurrences.
Founded in 1996 and franchising since 2007, Always Best Care Senior Services offers a combination of non-medical in-home care services and assisted living placement services. As members of the baby boomer generation are more inclined to remain independent and age in their own homes, the need for senior care services will experience unprecedented growth.
Franchisees with Always Best Care are provided three revenue streams to serve patients, allowing them to maximize revenue-making opportunities. They also benefit from low startup costs and protected referral sources so each franchise owner can serve customers both inside and outside their defined territories. The brand’s recent expansion into Canada means prime territory availabilities for franchise investors.
Based in Vaughan, Ontario, Aquastream Swim School is a devoted swimming school that offers year-round swimming lessons for kids and adults. With a professional team of instructors who are accredited by the Canadian Red Cross, it offers programs designed for children aged six months to 18 years old, as well as adults.
Aquastream Swim Schools are newly constructed facilities that come equipped with the latest technologies to provide the highest quality swimming lessons and exceptional customer experience for caregivers. As a new franchise system, the required investment is low, and franchisees have the potential to make a difference in the lives of customers through a love for swimming.
Azkadenya is a fast casual restaurant brand that serves up authentic Mediterranean cuisine. The name translates to “delicious world.” Menu items include shareable Mezza, signature plates, wraps, salads, and desserts, delivered in a neo-retro setting that’s inspired by Mediterranean style and advertisements from the 1950s.
The franchise concept currently has 11 locations across the Middle East and is now opening throughout Canada with the launch of its franchise program. Azkadenya is actively looking for high caliber, like-minded franchisees who share the brand’s values, including a passion for a “delicious world” and good food.
Bluekey Education specializes in helping post-secondary students of all ages to excel academically using the Online-Merge-Offline (OMO) learning approach, a hybrid infrastructure desirable for both teachers and students in the post-COVID-19 era. As a higher education tutoring franchise company, it offers a wide range of university course tutoring (including one-on-one), test preparation, career pathway services, and more to students across Canada.
Franchise owners with Bluekey are expected to have three ideal qualities: a commitment to building community and upholding Bluekey values, business acumen and/or experience, and the financial strength to open a franchise. Benefits of franchising include being part of a high-demand industry that’s continuously growing, joining a proven and experienced leader in educational innovation, and seeing first-hand the positive impact that the brand makes on students’ lives.
Inspired by the legendary fries on the world-famous Ocean City Boardwalk, Boardwalk Fries – Burgers – Shakes started operating in Canada 2014. The brand brings the sights, sounds, and tastes of the boardwalk experience to communities across Canada.
Franchising with Boardwalk Burgers provides benefits including extensive initial and ongoing training, financing programs through major lenders, diverse menu offerings, low start-up costs, hands-on real estate and construction support, and more. Franchisees are expected to have a strong business acumen and desire to run their own business, as well as excellent leadership and customer service skills, an entrepreneurial spirit and passion, previous restaurant or retail experience, and a strong desire to succeed in the fast casual restaurant industry.
As Canada’s premier “learn-to-swim” program, British Swim School offers water survival and stroke development instruction to infants, adults, and of course, all ages in between. For 40 years, the brand’s highly trained instructors have used their gentle and effective aquatics program to educate tens of thousands of students in water safety and survival.
Benefits of franchising with British Swim School include a low initial investment, access to a reputable aquatics program, operating a business with a purpose, full training and support from head office, and an easily scalable business model. There are six steps to ownership with the brand: get in touch, conduct an overview call, explore the business model, review the Franchise Disclosure Document, meet the team, and get awarded a franchise!
Butterchick is a quick service restaurant that serves up fast casual Indian food inspired by authentic street food from India. The brand operates with a “no-chef” model, eliminating the need for highly skilled kitchen labour while still serving high-quality Indian dishes to guests.
The training team at Butterchick ensures that new franchisees are equipped with the knowledge and tools needed to operate their business. Training is provided in areas including operations, real estate, construction, marketing, supply chain, and financing. Additionally, franchise owners will learn about every aspect of the brand’s operation including food preparation, basic management, recruiting and retaining staff, and delivering exceptional customer service.
Founded in 2010, Carbone Restaurant Group capitalizes on the rapidly growing pizza industry. The Carbone group developed FAST FIRED by Carbone, a fast-casual pizza brand that focuses on quality, customization, and convenience for customers. The brand is poised for growth and is in the process of opening 100 FAST FIRED locations across Canada, the U.S., and Australia over the next five years.
The FAST FIRED brand guides franchisees through every step of the way to owning their own full operational franchise location, with the option of investing in a turn-key restaurant location that’s operated on behalf of the franchise partner. Initial support includes location selection, training for franchisees and their staff, and ongoing resources as needed.
Back in 1927, Chaiiwala was created by its founder, who sold his first cup of chai on the streets of Delhi. Decades later in 2015, Chaiiwala of London was born as the next generation of the Chaiiwala family took their great grandfather’s recipe to the first store located in the United Kingdom. Today, the brand serves South Asian food and drinks to guests at their many franchise locations.
Chaiiwala is looking for franchisees who share its vision, passion, and ambition for striving to meet business goals and objectives. Franchise owners are provided a tailor-made program that meets their every need through the business startup process, including store location scouting, design and fitting, staff training, and sales plans.
Crayola® Imagine Arts Academy™ encourages children to embrace their creative spirits through art projects after school, at camp, or at a birthday party. With more than 20 franchise units across North America, the brand is rapidly expanding with the mission to educate children through art, teaching real-life skills like creativity and critical thinking.
Benefits of franchising include joining a proven franchise model with an adaptable business structure. Franchisees are provided comprehensive training, business growth and development, and ongoing support throughout their business journey. Crayola® Imagine Arts Academy™ is under the 2inspire umbrella along with Mad Science, which focuses on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) subjects for kids.
Crest Kitchens is a takeout-only concept that’s perfect for both younger demographics of franchise owners and busy families looking for a business opportunity. The brand offers variety, convenience, and value with four menu options under one roof: The Fish & Chip Shoppe, Perogies and Poutine, Sandwich Chef, and Wing Shack.
The benefits of franchising with Crest Kitchens include but are not limited to: an ability to adapt to changes in consumer trends, a varied menu that caters to a wide range of customers, a turnkey business opportunity, hands on training and support, purchasing power for competitive pricing, an in-house construction team, and opportunities for growth and multi-unit ownership.
As an international retail beauty company that specializes in eyelash extension services and products, Deka Lash operates with the goal of making guests look and feel their best. Eyelash extensions are one of the easiest ways that customers can improve their overall confidence and beauty, and are becoming an increasingly popular trend in the beauty community.
Investing in the Deka Lash brand means joining a $62 billion eyelash extension industry, as of 2016. The health, beauty, and cosmetic industry has proven to be recession-proof and attracts members of all generations! Deka Lash offers support in marketing, training, operations, site selection, construction, and more, and is committed to excellence by hiring experts with prior franchising experience.
Doughbox Wood Fired Pizza & Pasta has mastered its signature pizza dough, sauces, and dressings, offering extraordinary flavours. The brand has revolutionized the pizza game by utilizing the speed and flavour profile from a wood fired oven, while also encouraging its guests to create their customized ‘masterpiece-a.’ With an ‘Unlimited Pizza’ menu option and more than 50 toppings to choose from, the flavour combinations are endless. Plus, with its authentic pastas and fresh salads, Doughbox has something to impress everyone.
Franchising with Doughbox offers a variety of benefits including delivering a gourmet product, effective and coordinated advertising, negotiated supply agreements, a comprehensive training program, site selection and lease negotiation, and the opportunity to be part of a fast-growing and innovative brand in the incredibly popular QSR pizza industry.
Canadian-owned and -operated East Side Mario’s is a casual full-service restaurant specializing in authentic and accessible Italian food. The menu aims to capture the heart, energy, and spirit of Italy, all while delivering great value for customers. The brand is known for its fun atmosphere, generous portion sizes, and All-You-Can-Eat Soup, Salad, and Garlic Homeloaf. Opened in 1987, today it has more than 60 locations across Canada.
Franchisees are offered eight weeks of initial training, and as part of the Recipe Unlimited family of brands, benefit from a competitive advantage in purchasing, real estate, construction, marketing, information technology, and more.
Egg Club offers fast food egg sandwiches that can be enjoyed for breakfast, brunch, or lunch. Sandwiches are served up on a fluffy Japanese milk bread called Shokupan, elevating the everyday egg sandwich. The menu includes eight varieties of the signature sandwich with fillings like creamy corn salsa, bacon and cheese, BLT, and guacamole, as well as side dishes and beverages.
With affordable prices, customers can enjoy Egg Club every day. The brand provides a welcoming space for franchisees to serve their guests in. It operates with the mission to serve customers the best quality products while making a positive impact, and each individual franchise location sponsors a child in need.
Inspired by a trip to Ireland, Fionn MacCool’s first opened its doors back in 1996 in Hamilton, Ontario, and has since expanded across Canada. Drawing on the Irish tradition of “craic”—a culture of hospitality found in local Pubs—Fionn MacCool’s has carved out a niche as a neighbourhood pub known for its warm atmosphere, live music, perfectly poured pints, and great food.
Build time for new restaurants is five months. Restaurant conversion and hotel conversion opportunities are also available. As part of the Recipe Unlimited family of brands, Fionn MacCool’s franchisees benefit from more than 50 years of franchising experience and $3.5 billion in system sales.
As a top-rated home care provider, FirstLight Home Care offers affordable and high-quality services for companion care, personal care, Dementia care, and respite care. It also provides care for seniors who choose to age in place at home, as well as adults aged 18 or older in need of support for their daily lifestyle. With more than 350 locations across Canada and the U.S., the brand has achieved steady growth since opening its first location in 2010.
FirstLight Canada is now on a mission to open 150 more franchise locations across Canada, offering franchisees and their employees the benefit of comprehensive training, flexible schedules, a safe environment, and the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of clients.
The FRESH Healthy Café quick service concept offers healthy fast-casual food with dining room seating, carry-out, delivery, online and app ordering, and catering options. FRESH specializes in serving customers clean smoothies, fresh squeezed juices, and nutritious meals such as protein bowls, wraps, salads, paninis, and soups. It also offers gluten free, vegan, plant-based protein, and dairy-free options.
Ideal franchisees with Fresh Healthy Café are collaborative and energetic entrepreneurs who are hungry to make a difference. As a leader in the healthy, fast-casual food industry, it operates under a scalable system that ensures a successful launch with years of rapid growth. Opportunities are available for unit and multi-unit franchises, master franchises, and co-branding franchises.
Fur Bar provides pet grooming salon services and a day spa that pampers pets from top to tail. Services offered include a full groom, cat grooming, puppy or kitten package, de-shed package, de-skunk package, de-greaser, and more for furry best friends who deserve the utmost care and attention.
Founders Noah Aychental and Rachel Dombrowsky have more than 30 years of Canadian franchising experience, and can offer the tools franchisees need to succeed in the pet care industry. Franchisees are provided a turn-key professional advantage as well as ongoing support from head office in marketing, merchandising, product selection, procurement, store build out, and much more along the way.
Tasting like a delicate balance between a soufflé and a traditional pancake, soufflé pancakes are soft, bouncy, and light. Originating from Japan, handcrafted soufflé pancakes are traditionally served at weddings and other celebrations, but have now evolved to become a treat for every occasion—from breakfast to dinner, and everything in between.
The franchise concept at Fuwa Fuwa is a proven transferable operating system that’s designed to ensure quick service while offering high quality products efficiently to customers. Franchisees may be young entrepreneurs with the mission of providing happiness through unique products. They join a group a young professionals who are passionate and experienced in business operations, with full support from the head office team.
Guac Mexi Grill is committed to delivering delicious Mexican food that’s natural, unique, and made without preservatives, served up in a friendly and cozy atmosphere to communities across Canada. Menu items and ingredients are made from scratch in-store every day, including the salsas, sauces, and guacamole served alongside burritos, tacos, quesadillas, nachos, and more.
Not only is the food at Guac Mexi Grill unique; the brand’s franchise opportunity is too. Franchisees join a positive, joyful environment that carries all the way from the food to the atmosphere that it’s served in. The brand’s approach to franchising offers lower investment costs than most restaurants, as well as hands-on training and support every step of the way.
The HandyForce is a home repair and renovation company that operates with the mission to provide unparalleled customer service through dedication and a commitment to quality and honesty. As a brick-and-mortar business, customers can always expect service from friendly, outgoing professionals who have an eye for detail and a passion for craftsmanship, treating property with utmost respect.
Franchisees with The HandyForce benefit from low start-up costs and a business that requires little to no industry experience, allowing for a great work-life balance. Ideal franchise owners are those who are business-minded and looking to purchase a business in the Greater Toronto Area. Benefits include a ground level opportunity with potential for more lucrative territories.
Handyman Connection specializes in small- to medium-sized home improvements, repairs, and remodeling projects. The brand provides services including carpentry, flooring, electrical, remodeling, plumbing, painting, maintenance, and more.
As a home improvement franchise concept for more than 25 years, the brand prioritizes equipping its franchisees with the skills, knowledge, and tools to grow their business. Franchise owners are provided the highest brand standards including as much information and education as possible to help them grow and evolve within an ever-changing business industry. Franchisees join a brand that’s known and trusted throughout North America and has a proven business model that increases their chances of success.
Since 1986, Il Fornello Restaurants have served wood-oven baked pizza to Torontonians, garnering an overwhelmingly positive response. The brand has always prioritized providing guests with the highest quality food and service possible, while also anticipating and adapting to evolving food preferences and sensitivities. As the first Italian restaurant to offer gluten-free pizza and pasta, Il Fornello has an extensive vegan menu to satisfy guests of all appetites.
With successful corporate and franchise locations in Toronto, Ajax, Richmond Hill, and Oakville, Ontario, Il Fornello is poised for more growth across the GTA. Franchisees receive complete training and ongoing support from the franchise team who have more than 100 years of combined hospitality experience.
The first KELSEYS opened in 1978 and was founded by three Canadian brothers who were inspired by their frequent road trips south of the border. The brand specializes in traditional roadhouse fare elevated with a modern touch, including “two-handed sammies” packed with fillings, extravagant burgers, and chicken wings, among more specialties.
KELSEYS is part of the Recipe Unlimited family of brands, which includes 11 food service brands and boasts more than 50 years of franchising experience. Franchisees benefit from a competitive advantage in purchasing, real estate, construction, marketing, information technology, and more.
Celebrating the diversity and rich heritage of Indian cuisine has been key to Khau Gully’s success since 2018. The words “Khau Gully” translate to “eating street,” which is an integral part of the culinary scene in India. Its menu is full of Indian food that is authentic to the core and prepared with fresh, local vegetables, ethically sourced proteins, and exotic seasonings.
Franchise partners with Khau Gully are expected to collaborate with the brand’s innovative and unique approach that makes the restaurant such a special experience for guests.
Since opening its first location in 2002, Little Kids Daycare Center has grown into an award-winning childcare centre with multiple locations. Founder Debbie has a background in working with children and families, allowing her to implement an enriching curriculum into a nurturing and educational environment.
Franchisees receive support from Debbie and the Little Kids Daycare Center team in training, licensing, build-out, location scouting, and operations. The brand provides decades of experience and a turnkey business opportunity. The Ontario-based brand provides franchise owners with updates on relevant changes within the industry, while striving for guidance, support, and encouragement within the franchise.
Lube FX Plus provides fast oil changes that are done with confidence and professionalism. With no appointments necessary, services offered include oil changes, air filter replacement, drivetrain services, coolant service, transmission service, fuel system service, battery replacement, and more.
Franchise partners who join Lube FX Plus inherit the strong business qualities of the brand’s CEO and his business team, offering top branding support for the business. As a turnkey business opportunity, the team ensures that all franchisees receive the proper training to open their small business, deliver “a change that makes a difference,” and are able to flourish in every direction.
A Hong Kong-style bakery that specializes in Asian breads, desserts, and beverages, Lucullus Bakery originated in 1991 and today has three locations in Markham and Richmond Hill, Ontario. Franchise opportunities are currently available across the GTA as the brand expands its strategic locations.
Franchisees with Lucullus Bakery are responsible for ordering raw ingredients from the head office commissary in order to bake products fresh inside the store. The franchisor provides direction with menu items, methods, and new products, as well as with processes that are standardized with equipment and proper training for franchise owners.
Mad Radish Gourmet Fast Foods is a family of brands on a mission to elevate fast food and transform the way people think about healthy eating. Its namesake restaurant, Mad Radish, offers internationally inspired bowls, salads, sandwiches, smoothies and craveable desserts. At Luisa’s Burritos & Bowls, you’ll find hand-crafted burritos made with fresh, South American inspired ingredients. Every amazing meal starts with great ingredients, and it takes sourcing very seriously. The flexitarian menu has something for everyone and is customizable for every diet.
The Mad Radish culture is people-centric and values performance and passion in all its team members. Prospective franchisees who operate with high standards and always strive to achieve the greatest results, will join a world class leadership team and thrive in this innovative and growth-focused company.
For the past 35 years, Mad Science Group has encouraged children to spark imaginative learning through its enriching concept that spans more than 160 locations worldwide. It offers after-school programs, summer camps, workshops, birthday parties, and special events that focus on STEM subjects for curious children.
Benefits of franchising with Mad Science include joining a proven franchise model in the fastest growing segment of STEM programs, and the freedom to be your own boss while making a difference in children’s lives. Mad Science is part of the 2inspire umbrella that also includes Crayola® Imagine Arts Academy™, which focuses on encouraging children to embrace their creative spirits.
As a unique franchise opportunity with no franchise fees or royalty fees, Mattress by Appointment Canada allows owner-operators to set their own schedules weekly through appointments made with clients online and over the phone. The brand offers mattresses from a variety of well-known brands and with different mattress types, including mattress in a box.
Franchising with Mattress by Appointment Canada is the ideal opportunity for business owners looking to balance their work and family life, earn an above average income, and obtain job security. A Mattress by Appointment franchise is perfect for those in need of a new career opportunity. The franchise team is committed to ensuring that every new dealer is set up for success, by sharing best practices every day through focused and dedicated communication efforts.
Maverick’s Donut opened its first small location in the heart of central Ottawa in 2016, then spent four years refining its recipes and building a name for itself as the “Maverick” of the donut world. During the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, the brand refined its concept and opened its first suburban locations in the west end of Ottawa.
The Maverick’s Donuts team prioritizes franchise owners and understands that feeling secure in owning a business comes from being prepared. Franchisees are provided the information, tools, and resources needed to succeed, and receive a dedicated support officer to guide them through the opening of their franchise, as well as a franchise business coach along the way.
Professional contractor and TV Host Mike Holmes started Mike Holmes Inspections 12 years ago with the goal of helping homeowners see the real value of home inspections that are completed to the highest standards.
Mike Holmes Inspections is looking for franchisees across Canada who know the value of third-party inspections and are passionate about protecting homeowners. Franchisees receive ongoing support in areas including operations, booking and scheduling, finance and accounting, marketing and communications, hiring and employee development, and more. Ideal characteristics include being a business-minded entrepreneur, a current home inspector, and/or a skilled tradesperson in the industry.
As a new and fresh home cleaning business, Mint Maids is disrupting the home cleaning industry with a cool spin on getting clean. The brand has leveraged technology to create a system that meets the needs of operators and their clients.
Franchisees with Mint Maid benefit from the freedom of running their business from the comfort of their home office, while letting technology handle tedious daily operation tasks. As an added benefit, franchise partners don’t need to work evenings or weekends since cleaning is done during business hours. Ideal characteristics of a Mint Maid franchisee include an entrepreneurial spirit, drive to succeed, positive leadership energy, and emphasis on good customer service that encourages recurring revenue from clients.
Montana’s BBQ & Bar is the home of Canadian barbeque, with more than 100 locations across the country. As a casual restaurant perfect for all ages and all occasions, Montana’s has a relaxed atmosphere and friendly environment that makes it a great place to connect with friends and family. The brand is known for its famous fall-off-the-bone ribs, which are smoked in-house, and also serves a variety of 100% Canadian Beef steaks, burgers, and comfort food favourites.
As part of the Recipe Unlimited family of brands, franchisees have a competitive advantage and access to more than 50 years of franchising experience. New restaurant build time is five months, and restaurant conversion opportunities are available.
National Mattress Outlet Plus+ does things differently than the average mattress retail store. The brand offers affordable and honest prices, with salespeople who are trained to educate customers on the kind of mattress they need that fits within their budget.
Each National Mattress Outlet Plus+ franchise is designed to elicit a response from customers along the lines of, “Wow, I didn’t expect THIS!” With little overhead and minimalist-look outlet stores, franchisees benefit from a cost-effective and efficient business structure. Franchise owners aren’t limited to owning just one location and are offered the support to develop a network of locations within neighbouring territories to expand customer outreach.
NHance was created as a franchise system that specializes in the finishing and renewal of hardwood floors, and today has grown to include the finishing of cabinetry, furniture, and woodwork in homes. The services offered by NHance Quebec range from cabinet renewal to commercial floor renovation, with specific attention to detail using fast and convenient techniques.
Franchisees with NHance Quebec are provided intensive training at head office, followed by a one yar “N-Gage” personal business coach who’s assigned to each franchisee. After that, franchise owners can expect ongoing training and support from the corporate team to uphold the growth and high standards of the brand.
With its slogan, “Down to earth and down the street,” Original Joe’s is Western Canada’s choice for a comfortable and friendly neighbourhood restaurant experience. The menu features fresh-made comfort food classics like burgers, sandwiches, and poutine, as well as entrees and appetizers incorporating global flavours. The bar offers a selection of craft beers, an approachable wine list, and classic cocktails.
Franchise owners receive abundant training and support from head office, and join the Recipe Unlimited family of brands, which has achieved $3.5 billion in system sales across 12 franchise brands.
Born in Newmarket, Ontario back in 2014, Philthy Philly’s Cheesesteak & Poutinerie brings the flavour of the Philly Cheesesteak to Canada. Menu items include Philly Cheesesteaks, Philthy Poutine, Chicken Sandwiches, Burgers, Pulled Pork Sandwiches and more.
Today, there are 17 Philthy Philly’s locations In and around the GTA ranging from as far West to London East to Whitby North to Barrie and South to Hamilton and striving for growth across the country.
Les Rôtisseries Piri Piri is a revolution in the quick service restaurant industry, offering good, fresh food that’s prepared quickly in front of customers. The brand delivers real, home style food made with authentic flavours and has become a hit for customers in Montreal. With 10 years in business, five rotisseries in operation, three locations under development, and three franchises in the pipeline, Piri Piri is expanding in its immediate region and ready for expansion across Canada.
Ideal franchisees with Piri Piri will appreciate its authentic food and believe in the concept of fast food as a real business opportunity. Franchise owners should be ready to operate a restaurant that hosts a unique franchise concept and makes a difference for every customer that walks in the door.
Rabba Fine Foods is a small, specialty grocery store that operates under the Rabba banner. Stores are open 24 hours a day and function as the neighbourhood marketplace, stocked and ready to serve customers. The brand was founded in 1967 and today has more than 30 stores throughout the Greater Toronto Area, with more locations coming soon.
Every Rabba store is designed to offer a wide selection of products comparable to large supermarkets, but with the attention and detail of a small grocery store. Franchises offer product selections including produce, deli items, meat and poultry, bakery sweets, flowers, freshly prepared foods, and more, making for a unique and rewarding opportunities for franchisees.
The name RAPiZZA is a fusion of the words “Rapid” and “Pizza,” representing quick pizza service that’s delivered with a fusion of flavours for guests. Flavours come from countries including India, Korea, Japan, Mexico, and the Middle East, served up with the art of Italian pizza baking. The brand was launched in November 2020 and has since grown to seven stores throughout Ontario, even throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
RAPiZZA is a 100 per cent turnkey franchise model that’s focused on increasing profit margins and ease of operation for franchisees. Benefits include an in-house dedicated marketing team and guidance and expertise from the founding members. Head office provides complete assistance with site selection, lease negotiations, contractor selections, permits, and more.
Revive Fitness is a group fitness facility model built on a commitment to health and overall well-being. Members are lead through 30-minute high-intensity training classes, to the beat of up-tempo music, all with the encouragement and assistance of a trainer. Unlike many fitness clubs and big box gyms, Revive has no mirrors and provides a night club-like atmosphere. Addressing all aspects of members’ health, it incorporates plans that address nutrition and sleep as well as physical exercise.
Fitness members also receive a free online membership and can stream workouts from anywhere. Revive’s locations also use industry first ultraviolet-C (UVC) light to sanitize in between classes, which destroys 99.9 per cent of airborne and surface bacteria.
Score Pizza prides itself on delivering a craveable experience to guests, serving up customized stone fired pizzas made to order. Customers can build their own pizza, choosing unlimited toppings from an array of sauces, cheeses, meats, veggies, and finishes, all for the same price. The menu also includes sandwiches cooked in the stone fired oven, fresh salads, beer, and wine. Gluten-free and vegan options are also available.
The brand looks for community-focused franchise partners with an entrepreneurial mindset. Franchisees benefit from the founders’ extensive experience in restaurant franchising, and have access to social media advertising and marketing support, a comprehensive six-week training program, in-house site selection and lease negotiation support, a grand opening package and launch campaign support, and more.
Specializing in marketing solutions to help realtors showcase properties in the digital marketplace, Snaphouss offers simple flat fee pricing. Services offered include professionally edited photos, cinematic videos, 3D virtual tours, aerial photography and video, floorplans, and virtual staging. Their work is fast, professional, and competitively priced.
Benefits of franchising with Snaphouss include a low franchise fee, hands-free online marketing, low fixed monthly overhead costs, ability to run a home-based business with no brick-and-mortar location, freedom to set your own work schedule, and more. No photography experience is needed, and all training is provided, with franchisees able to become Certified Trainers.
Helping to ease the stress of moving, Stallion Movers specializes in seniors’ moving. The team of professional, highly trained, and compassionate technicians are equipped to handle even the most complicated moves. Stallion Movers seeks to change the moving industry by focusing on a positive customer experience. That change begins with hiring a team of relocation specialists and technicians who have a customer-oriented approach, and are paid above industry standard wages with benefits.
Franchisees benefit from a network of partnerships within seniors’ homes and retirement communities, a strong brand reputation, proven template, and training. In addition to seniors moves, other income stream opportunities include home and office moving, deliveries, warehousing, pod rentals, and more.
Since opening in 2012, State & Main Kitchen + Bar has been serving cocktails, craft beer, and re-imagined twists on classic cuisine. The menu features scratch-made burgers, sandwiches, bowls, and premium grade steaks. The atmosphere is inviting and easygoing, a perfect setting for good times with old friends and new acquaintances.
State & Main is part of the Recipe Unlimited family of brands, which includes 11 food service brands and boasts $3.5 billion in system sales. Franchisees receive access to a large support system of other franchise partners and corporate operations experts, as well as higher sales and profitability potential alongside decreased expenses due to RECIPE’s purchasing power, and much more.
Steamoji is a maker academy for children that helps prep youngsters for the future by focusing on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math) subjects. The 400-hour Build to Solve curriculum focuses on five subject pathways—fabrication, physical computing, engineering, digital arts, and applied design—to train future builders, makers, inventors, and entrepreneurs.
Franchising with Steamoji means becoming a part of an emerging category in childhood education with high potential. Seventy per cent of top jobs require STEM education, and many parents feel these subjects are not adequately addressed in schools. Steamoji offers a way to fill this gap with the help of a proven, optimized franchise system.
Founded in Montreal in 1951, St-Hubert has been a landmark in Quebec for more than 65 years, known for its juicy, slow-roasted chicken and barbeque sauce. The brand now has 128 locations throughout Quebec, Ontario, and New Brunswick. Two types of restaurant opportunities are available under the St-Hubert brand: traditional rotisseries which offer a dining room, resto-bar, and children’s corner, and Express rotisseries which provide quick service at the counter with a sitting area. Both have take-out, drive-thru, and delivery services and terraces.
Franchisees with St-Hubert complete a comprehensive 15-step training program as part of the Recipe Unlimited family of brands. They also receive access to resources that help with purchasing, real estate, construction, marketing, information technology, and more.
Offering property management services for municipal, government, commercial, and public sector facilities, Summit Property Group is leading the industry in building maintenance and integrated facility solutions. The brand offers full-service property management, using a “one-stop shop” approach to deliver a wide range of services to clients: landscape and snow management, junk removal, parking lot maintenance, building repairs, janitorial services, security, and more.
Summit offers a crisis-proof, sustainable model for franchisees, and is ideal for either newcomers to the industry wanting to start their own business or owner-operators of similar concepts who are ready to diversify their product offerings. Franchisees receive training, field and operational support, marketing guidance, and exclusive territory.
Swiss Chalet has been serving its famous rotisserie chicken to Canadians since 1954. Known for its Quarter Chicken dinner, dry-rubbed pork ribs, and iconic Chalet sauce, the brand is well-loved and has more than 200 locations across Canada.
Restaurant conversions with the brand are available, as well as Harvey’s and Swiss Chalet combo options. Franchisees benefit from a competitive advantage in purchasing, real estate, construction, marketing, information technology, and more, as part of the Recipe Unlimited family of brands.
T.O.’s Kathi Roll Eatery – Holy Shakes offers a franchise opportunity with two unique brands in the same location. T.O.’s Kathi Roll Eatery is well known for its modern Indian fusion food including burritos, Punjabi style tacos, platters, butter chicken mac ‘n cheese, mash-up poutines, and much more. The trendy food targets millennials and Gen X, Y, and Z customers.
Holy Shakes features a fun and creative milkshake and dessert bar, with more than 100 different milkshake flavours, including fruity and freaky shakes prepared with cake and cheesecake slices. Dessert items include cake slices, decorated waffles, ice cream, and more.
These two unique brands, where savoury meets sweet, are presently expanding in the Ontario, Alberta, and British Columbia markets.
uBreakiFix is a leading tech repair provider offering professional repair services for almost anything with a power button—from smartphones and computers to game consoles and drones—at more than 710 locations across Canada and the U.S. uBreakiFix even serves as an authorized repair provider for select devices, including Samsung Galaxy and Google Pixel smartphones.
uBreakiFix franchisees benefit from partnerships with renowned tech companies, lower costs from an in-house distribution centre, and an extensive training program. Franchisees also enjoy access to a custom-built portal that streamlines operations by providing resources for onboarding, distribution, reporting, marketing, and more, all in one place. With all the tools to run the business right at their fingertips, franchisees can focus more on growing their business.
Valenta Franchise Canada is a business consulting franchise that provides specialist services in process optimization, digital transformation, and virtual staffing. Valenta delivers the operations while franchise partners focus on business acquisition, creating a unique business model where you can work on your business, not in your business.
Franchise partners benefit from low set-up costs, the flexibility of small business ownership, and the recognition and international network of a global brand. Valenta Franchise Canada offers world-class training and support, and franchise owners are able to develop their franchise part time until it becomes highly profitable.
With more than 30 years of experience in Canada and more than 350 locations across North America, Wild Birds Unlimited is a leading outdoor retail franchise, dedicated to serving the growing wildlife hobbyist market. Stores are strategically located within their communities and provide expert knowledge about bird feeding, making them a true neighbourhood resource.
Franchisees receive comprehensive training as well as operational and marketing resources. Benefits include a proven business model, trusted brand reputation, pre-opening support (including business planning, site selection, lease negotiation tactics, and store design), and strong customer loyalty generated by the brand’s commitment to selling the highest quality bird food and bird feeding products. Territories are available across Western Canada and Ontario.