A&W top B.C.-based franchise based on number of franchises or outlets across Canada: BeTheBoss


Fast-food firms dominate BeTheBoss’ annual list of the top 10 Canadian franchises, and North Vancouver-based A&W Food Services Canada is the top business based in B.C. in the annual BeTheBoss ranking of the country’s top franchises.

The listing is based on the number of franchise units or outlets across the country. The listing counts only franchise units in Canada and is irrespective of the number of units a franchise system may have internationally.

With 803 outlets across the country, A&W comes in fifth place nationwide.

The top 10, in order of ranking, are:

-  Tim Hortons, with 3,500 outlets;

-  Subway, with 3,032 outlets;

-  McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada, with 1,400 outlets;

-  Jan-Pro Canada, a cleaning franchise with 1,281 franchise units;

-  A&W Food Services Canada, with 803 outlets;

-  Re/Max real estate, with 785 franchise offices;

-  Pizza Pizza, with 724 outlets;

-  KFC, with 650 outlets;

-  Dairy Queen Canada, which has 602 restaurants;

-  and Country Style Foods, with 500 outlets across Canada.

The entire top 100 lists includes firms in 18 different industries, a true representation of how the franchise market in Canada looks today, according to BeTheBoss.

Western Investor

comments powered by Disqus

More from Hospitality & Tourism

Add glamour to chickpeas

Read Article

Whistler four times pricier than Vancouver for New Year’s Eve: survey

B.C.'s best-known resort town will cost partygoers at least $745 for an overnight stay on New Year's Eve

Read Article

International visitors power Canadian tourism boom

Visits from travellers who live outside Canada and the U.S. expected to rise 7.1% in 2017

Read Article

The sublime simplicity of superior sushi

Two local Japanese restaurants offer vastly different, yet equally delicious nigiri tasting menu

Read Article

Subscribe to our mailing lists

You may withdraw your consent at any time.

* indicates required


* You can modify your newsletter subscriptions at the bottom of any newsletter you receive.
Business in Vancouver Media Group
303 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia
V5Y 1J6 · Canada