Meet the Franchisor: Fraser Clarke of Massage Addict

By Peter Saunders With a passion for health and wellness, Fraser Clarke jumped when the opportunity arose in 2014 to acquire Massage Addict, a Canadian franchise concept that had been hot ever since appearing on CBC’s Dragons’ Den in 2011.
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M&M Food Market rebrands and revamps

For more than 37 years, M&M has helped Canadians put delicious meals on the table by offering consumers easy-to-prepare, top-quality foods and personalized customer service. The brand has become Canada’s leading retailer of frozen foods, offering more than 400 items in over 340 locations across the country.
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Ask the Experts: Atypical provisions in franchise agreements

By Blair A. Rebane Q: What provisions should a prospective franchisee look for in a franchise agreement? A: Anyone considering acquiring a franchise should carefully review all of the clauses of the franchise agreement they will be required to enter to obtain the right to operate the business.
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An opportunity with Kona Ice

By Andrew Evans Having developed a successful career in the ice cream and dairy distribution business, I was attracted by the notion of selling shaved ice from a mobile stand. It was the type of enterprise my two sons could enjoy in their teenage years.
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