Federated Co-operatives Limited
Headquartered in Saskatoon they sell gasoline, fuels, food, and agriculture products throughough BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba.
They are 100% Canadian owned and are headquartered in Jacobs Ontario. They own several sub-stores including: Home Hardware, Home Building Centre, Home Hardware Building Centre, and Home Furnture. They hold a wide range of products throughout.
In 1940, 2 brothers opened the first Coles (Book) Store in Toronto. Coles expanded across Canada, including the largest book store ever in Toronto. Also known as Chapters, Coles, and Calendar Club of Canada. They are a publicly traded company but their CEO is Heather Reisman who is Montreal born. Plenty of retailers all across Canada or available online.
Source for Sports
During the 1960s, a group of sporting goods stores in Ontario decided to buy together, allowing them to create better value for their customers. This eventually grew into Source for Sports who now have over 150 retail locations across the country. Each Source for Sports is independently owned (even better) and tailor their product lines to local needs. Shout out to Kirby’s Source for Sports.