On May 21, join Canadian Business Franchise’s legal and financial gurus from Wilson Vukelich LLP and Bank of Montreal (BMO) for the first segment of a three-part Q&A roundtable discussion series. Our experts will help navigate the various federal relief programs available to assist business owners amid the pandemic, as well as answer questions related to employment and financing during these unprecedented times.
Q: What is the status of the recently proposed franchise legislation for the province of British Columbia? A: On October 5, 2015, the B.C. government introduced its long-awaited Bill 38, the Franchises Act, for a first reading in the provincial legislature.
Ledgers Canada, a franchise system providing small business services such as accounting and bookkeeping, recently announced the winners of its franchisee awards during its annual conference in Las Vegas, Nev.
Retail franchisor The UPS Store is celebrating 10 years of franchising in Canada. The company acts as a resource to small businesses by offering multiple services, such as packing, shipping, printing, faxing, direct mail and other ‘mailbox’ services.
By Scott Furlonger When I bought my Padgett Business Services franchise in London, Ont., it was a way to follow up on my past accounting experience within the context of business ownership, rather than as an employee or independent consultant. There would be challenges to come, including a particularly serious one on my second day as a franchisee, but I knew I had the right aptitude for and interest in helping small-business customers, including other franchisees, at a personal level.
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