BuyThatFranchise.ca - Franchise - Franchises' News in Canada http://www.buythatfranchise.ca BuyThatFranchise.ca - Canada Franchise Opportunities en-CA Local businessman and Mary Brown_acute;s owner top 40 under 40 http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_may_2011/Mary-Browns-Franchise-Owner-Top-40-Under-40505.cfm.html My whole family has been in business,_quot; says Greg Roberts. _quot;My father, his father before him and then his father before that, so I_acute;ve got a pretty good history when it comes to how to run a business. Local businessman and Mary Brown_acute;s owner top 40 under 40 http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_may_2011/Mary-Browns-Franchise-Owner-Top-40-Under-40506.cfm.html My whole family has been in business,_quot; says Greg Roberts. _quot;My father, his father before him and then his father before that, so I_acute;ve got a pretty good history when it comes to how to run a business. Pizza Pizza launches new store design for Quebec market http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_may_2011/Pizza-Pizza-launches-new-store-design-for-Quebec-market-504.cfm.html Pizza Pizza, Canada_acute;s largest pizza chain, has announced the launch of a new store design that responds to the needs of the current marketplace in Quebec. Snap Fitness Continues to _acute;Pump Up_acute; Presence in Canada http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_may_2011/SnapFitness503.cfm.html Snap Fitness, the world_acute;s fastest growing franchise featuring compact, 24/7 fitness centers, has been recognized with a 2011 Franchisees_acute; Choice designation, presented by the CFA. Southern Ontario the hottest spot for franchising in North America in 2010 http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_may_2011/Frannet502.cfm.html Southern Ontario was the hottest market for franchising in North America in 2010. FASTSIGNS Recognized as 2011 World-Class Franchise http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/BTF_NewsArticle.cfm.html?id=500 FASTSIGNS® International, Inc., the world's premier business-to-business marketing solution franchise with more than 530 locations, was recognized as a 2011 World-Class Franchise. CFA membership has its benefits http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_may_2011/CFA-membership501.cfm.html Established and emerging franchise systems alike might want to consider membership in the Canadian Franchise Association. Massage Envy Franchising, Signs 38 New Franchise Agreements http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_may_2011/Massage-Envy499.cfm.html Massage Envy Franchising, the pioneer and national leader of affordable and convenient massage and spa services, announced today a healthy start to the new year. Menchie_acute;s Canada Announces Continued Expansion in Toronto http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_april_2011/Menchies-Franchise498.cfm.html Menchie_acute;s, the fastest-growing self-serve frozen yogurt chain, today announced that it has signed an area development agreement to open additional Menchie_acute;s franchises in the Toronto area Liberty Tax's Preliminary Tax Season Results Show Solid Sustainable Growth http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_april_2011/Liberty Tax497.cfm.html Liberty Tax Service has demonstrated the ability to respond to a plethora of industry challenges and regulations during its most recent tax season. Brockovich Type Broker To Lead Private Sale in Moncton http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_april_2011/Propertyguys Franchise495.cfm.html The city where the company was founded is about to take a bold, and potentially edgier leap into the 21st century world of private sale real estate. OPA! Souvlaki expands to Quebec http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_april_2011/OPA-Souvlaki-Franchise496.cfm.html OPA! Souvlaki Franchise Group Inc. of Calgary is expanding its operations into the Province of Quebec. Pizza Pizza launches smile-shaped pizzas to help raise more than $100,000 http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/BTF_NewsArticle.cfm.html?id=494 Don_acute;t be startled this month if you look down at your pizza tray and have something smiling back at you. PropertyGuys.com becomes a Franchisees' Choice Designee http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_april_2011/Propertyguys-Franchise493.cfm.html PropertyGuys.com, Canada's leading private sale franchise network has been awarded with a most distinguishing award within the Canadian franchising industry. Aussie Pet Mobile is on the Move http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_april_2011/Aussie-Pet-Mobile490.cfm.html The company known for pampering pets in its solar powered Aussie Pet Mobile Mercedes Sprinter Vans, today announced it will expand its operations east, with plans to open more than 25 units Pak Mail awarded the _quot;Franchisees_acute; Choice Designation_quot;-2011 http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_april_2011/PakMail-Franchise492.cfm.html Amid the splendour of the cascading waters at the brightly lit Niagara Falls and surrounded by hundreds of other franchise business leaders, Cheryl Kostopoulos, President _ C.E.O. of Pak Mail ActionCOACH Canada wins the inaugural Franchisees_acute; Choice Designation Award for 2011 http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_april_2011/Actioncoach-Franchise491.cfm.html he award was given out at the CFA_acute;s national conference gala April 4 in Niagara Falls and is a new category for entrants who exceed the benchmark in Coquitlam's Shelia Vessey leads Lower Mainland expansion plans for PropertyGuys.com http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_april_2011/Property-Guys489.cfm.html The first of 10 targeted GVRD franchise units was sold today with the announcement of Coquitlam, BC resident Shelia Vessey joining the PropertyGuys.com franchise system. Pizza Pizza to give away free slices all of April http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_april_2011/Pizza-Pizza-Franchise488.cfm.html Throughout the month of April, Pizza Pizza will give out free slices to anyone who performs a good deed: cell phone and handheld device recycling. The company_acute;s program, Cells for Slices, is celebrating its seventh year THE GARAGE DOOR DEPOT ANNOUNCES NEWEST FRANCHISE http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_march_2011/Garage-Door-Depot487.cfm.html The Garage Door DepotTM is pleased to announce that Doug Kampen has acquired the franchise for the Comox Valley. Doug is a seasoned veteran of the garage door industry Menchie_acute;s Canada Announces Major Expansion into Western Canada http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_march_2011/Menchies-Franchise486.cfm.html Menchie_acute;s, the fastest-growing self-serve frozen yogurt chain, today announced that it has signed a development agreement to open 33 Menchie_acute;s franchises in British Columbia and Alberta over the next five years. Retire-At-Home Awards New Franchises for Victoria, Edmonton and Calgary http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_march_2011/Retire-At-Home-cfm485.cfm.html Staying ahead of strategic expansion goals as established in its long-term growth initiative,Retire-At-Home, a leading home health care provider and franchisor, proudly introduces new franchisees in PropertyGuys.com Continues Edmonton Expansion http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_february_2011/propertyguys-franchise484.cfm.html Edmonton home buyers are seeing a proliferation of distinctive, and very round, real estate signage as Canada's leading private sale network continues to expand through the Alberta capital. Ken LeBlanc, president of PropertyGuys.com, announced today AAMCO Experiences Record Growth in Fourth Quarter; Prepares for Strong 2011 http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_february_2011/AAMCO483.cfm.html Nearly 50-Year-Old Automotive Franchise Opportunity Continues to Expand; Ranked No. 1 in Category by Entrepreneur Magazine Guelph, ON takes home top honors as "Franchise of the Year". http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_february_2011/Propertyguys-Franchise482.cfm.html PropertyGuys.com, Canada's largest private sale marketing company, wrapped up its annual four-day franchise conference at the Melia Caribe Tropical Resort in the beautiful Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Ushering in a new era of Coaching- the 2011 ActionCOACH Draft http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_january_2011/Action-Coach-Franchis481.cfm.html ActionCOACH Canada is taking their team in a new direction by offering Canadian entrepreneurs the chance to pick someone for one of 3 coveted spots on their business coaching team. Aussie Pet Mobile Puts Metro Vancouver on the Map http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_january_2011/Aussie-Pet-Franchise478.cfm.html There_acute;s no putting the brakes on Aussie Pet Mobile Canada as the Vancouver-based company announces three new multi-unit franchise agreements for Mid Vancouver Island, Vancouver West and the Tri-Cities ActionCOACH Franchisees Gather for Awards http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_january_2011/Action-Coach-Franchise480.cfm.html Forget about the Golden Globes, the more important awards were handed out Sunday January 16th to top ActionCOACH business coaches across the country Snap Fitness announces the appointment of Chad Vinson Ruf as Director of Personal Training http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/BTF_NewsArticle.cfm.html?id=479 Snap Fitness is the fastest franchise system to reach 1,000 club openings in such a short period of time. Great Canadian Dollar Store Recognized by Traders Forum http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_january_2011/Great-Canadian-Dollar-Store-Franchise476.cfm.html Doreen Samways, who oversees the operations of five Great Canadian Dollar Stores for franchise members Donald and Jacqueline Spencer, has been recognized by Traders Forum as _quot;Retailer of the Year 2010_quot;. ActionCoach Franchise will be on Vocal Point Money Panel http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_january_2011/Action-Coach-Franchise477.cfm.html Edmonton-area Business Expert _ ActionCOACH Master Licensee Greg Kopchuk will be on Alberta Prime Time, with hosts Jennifer Martin _ Jefferson Humphreys. Chris Drouin acquires PropertyGuys.com franchise http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/BTF_NewsArticle.cfm.html?id=475 FASTSIGNS Ranked #1 in the Sign and Graphic Category in Entrepreneur_acute;s Franchise 500® http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/BTF_NewsArticle.cfm.html?id=474 Aussie Pet Mobile Continues To Grow http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_december_2010/Aussie-Pet-Mobile473.cfm.html Aussie Pet Mobile, the world's largest mobile pet grooming service, today announced it has signed a franchise agreement for North and West Vancouver Fresh Healthy Vending Franchise Approved for Expansion Into Canada http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_december_2010/Fresh-Healthy-Vending472.cfm.html Fresh Healthy Vending, America's leading healthy vending franchisor, today announced it has been approved by Canadian franchise regulators to immediately start selling Fresh Healthy Vending Franchises in Canada. Men in Kilts Franchisee-Focused Strategy Expands Brand. http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_december_2010/Men-In-Kilts-Franchise471.cfm.html In the world of franchising, few brands have the luxury of expanding their business with a cult-like brand following and organic public interest. Vancouver based franchisor, Men in Kilts, is among the lucky few who have had this experience. Instant Imprints new franchise concept rolling out across Canada http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_november_2010/Instant-Imprints-Franchise470.cfm.html Instant Imprints is a promotional marketing franchise that offers screen printing, promotional products, embroidery, sign and banner production in a 1,200 square foot retail store, with many services done in-house. Comfort Keepers Canada Launches Stop Senior Hunger Initiative http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_november_2010/Comfort-Keepers-Franchise469.cfm.html A startling number of Canadian seniors risk going hungry due to the inability to obtain sufficient food for their household or having to choose between food and medical care1. In response to a growing need for awareness about senior hunger, Number One Internet Rated Consulting Franchise WS,I Displays Outstanding Achievement http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_november_2010/WSI-Internet-Franchise468.cfm.html The Worlds Top Rated Internet Franchise WSI, Achieves 6 Standard of Excellence Recognitions in the Web Marketing Association_acute;s 2010 WebAwards Mr. Lube Selling Canadian Franchise Opportunities http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/BTF_NewsArticle.cfm.html?id=467 Mr. Lube Canada is based in Delta, B.C. and operates 102 outlets across the country. Quiznos Canada Names New President http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_october_2010/Quiznos Franchise Canada466.cfm.html Robb Chase has been named president of Quiznos operations in Canada. Fastest-Growing Self-Serve Frozen Yogurt Store Opens 2nd Location in Canada http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_october_2010/Menchies-Frozen-Yogurt-Franchise465.cfm.html Menchie_acute;s is already a favorite spot among Hollywood_acute;s hottest celebrities such as Taylor Swift, Jennifer Lopez, and Justin Timberlake. With more than 50 stores in the United States, Menchie_acute;s growing popularity is now expanding into Canada Woody_acute;s Bar-B-Q to enter Canadian Market! http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_october_2010/Woodys-Bar-B-Q-Franchise464.cfm.html Get ready Canada Woody_acute;s Bar-B-Q is now offering franchises nationwide. Canadian Master Franchise owner Dan Masters is pleased to announce that the Canadian Franchise program has now begun. National Pizza Month at Pizza Pizza http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_october_2010/Pizza-Pizza-Franchise463.cfm.html As part of National Pizza Month, the general public is invited to visit their local Pizza Pizza restaurant in an effort to help raise funds for children_acute;s hospitals. World wide Corporations Tuned into Master How to Expand Their Website Conversion http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_september_2010/WSI-Franchise462.cfm.html WSI, the world_acute;s #1 marketing franchise, conducted an online coaching session this week where hundreds of enterprise entrepreneurs and advertising and marketing experts attended to expand their practical knowledge of effective landing page design. Menchie's Frozen Yogurt plans for agressive expansion across Canada http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_september_2010/Menchies-Frozen-Yogurt-Franchise461.cfm.html With nearly 50 stores in the United States, Menchie_acute;s, the ultimate customizable frozen yogurt experience, today announced it has opened its first international store in Canada. Nurse Next Door Launches U.S. Franchise Operations http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_september_2010/Nurse-Next-Door-Franchise460.cfm.html Nurse Next Door Home Healthcare Services, one of North America_acute;s fastest growing franchise systems, is taking a major step towards achieving its long-term vision. Instant Imprints Canada awards GTA Area Master Franchise http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_september_2010/Instant-Imprints-Canada459.cfm.html Instant Imprints Canada is proud to announce yet another Area Franchise agreement within the span of a month. PropertyGuys.com launches a new real estate search engine http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_august_2010/Propertyguys- Franchise-Canada458.cfm.html North America's largest private sale real estate franchise has successfully launched a new technology platform aimed at those who are engaged in buying or selling property without a middleman. WSI Receives a Nomination for Canada_acute;s 50 Best Managed Companies Award http://www.BuyThatFranchise.ca/franchise_news_august_2010/WSI Franchise Canada457.cfm.html WSI, the world_acute;s #1 digital marketing franchise, announces today that it has been nominated to take part in Canada_acute;s 50 Best Managed Companies program,