Tag: Canada

25 Awesome Facts About Canada

25 Awesome Facts About Canada

July 15, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Canada is a big country with one of the the longest coastlines. It is also one of the countries with the highest literacy rate. Find out more interesting facts about Canada in this infographic by Coupon Hub Canada.

Defining Moments in Canadian History

Defining Moments in Canadian History

July 10, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

On July 1st, Canadians from coast-to-coast celebrated the country’s 147th birthday. People showed their pride by donning red and white, waving the iconic nation’s flag, and watching the sky light up with spectacular fireworks. But how much does the average person know about the 147-year history that shaped the True North strong and free?

The Top 100 Franchises in Canada

The Top 100 Franchises in Canada

June 18, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The BeTheBoss.ca team surveyed over 450 franchisors that are currently in the Canadian market place. The results are in and they are happy to release the Top 100 Franchises Operating in Canada results. They decided to create an infographic to share and display what has been discovered.

Retail 2.0: A Review of Canada’s Largest Retailers

Retail 2.0: A Review of Canada’s Largest Retailers

March 21, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The face of retail in Canada is changing. Canadian consumers are ranked as some of the most digitally savvy in the western world, while Canadian retailers are falling behind their American competitors when it comes to digital maturity. This infographic shows how digital is transforming the retail industry in a unique and visually compelling way.

Canadian Winter Wonders

Canadian Winter Wonders

March 12, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

In the true north, winters have become part of the Canadian identity and culture. How does the average Canadian celebrate and endure the winter months? They bundle up, invent new delicacies and play a lot of winter sports. In fact, Canadians have even been known to go to some bizarre extremes when the weather turns polar.

Top Social Universities in Canada

Top Social Universities in Canada

February 4, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Universities compete fiercely with one another for funding, rankings, and for prospective students. But how about social influence? MediaMiser tracked Canada’s universities on Twitter and Facebook this winter to see which schools should be on the Dean’s social media list.

Weathermageddon: Extreme Canadian Edition

Weathermageddon: Extreme Canadian Edition

January 31, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The Insurance Bureau of Canada recently released their findings on the impact the big weather storms of 2013 had on insurance and oh boy, it was a doozy. Turns out 2013 was a record-breaking year as companies paid out 3.2 billion dollars to policyholders. That’s almost a 1.2 billion dollar increase from the previous high.

Safer Roads in Ontario

Safer Roads in Ontario

January 10, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

The recently published 2013 edition of AllState Canada’s Safe Driving Study reports on collision claims across the country from 2011-2013 and how they compare to 2009-2011. With Bergeron Clifford wanted to see how the province, as well as the cities of Kingston & Ottawa rank among everywhere else. This is what they found.

Canada’s Trucking Industry

Canada’s Trucking Industry

October 3, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

The graphic analysis was developed using statistics from Transport Canada and reveals that the expected demand for drivers is severely out of balance with the expected supply of professional drivers in Canada by the year 2020, creating what the industry has been predicting as a massive ‘driver shortage’ in the very near future.

The State of Canada’s Hotel Industry

The State of Canada’s Hotel Industry

August 16, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts takes a look at the current state of the hotel industry in Canada, including its size, financial health, and the most expensive & affordable accommodations across the country.

17 Reasons Why Canada Is a Better Place To Live Than the USA

17 Reasons Why Canada Is a Better Place To Live Than the USA

July 8, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Maple syrup. Ice hockey. Niceness. The “Canadian Tuxedo“. Yes, Canada is famous for many, many things – and yet somehow they still feel under appreciated next to their North American neighbors. Well, enough is enough. WebHostingReviews.ca puts the record straight in this infographic listing seventeen – count ‘em – reasons why Canada rules the school.

Top 10 Places to Live in Canada

Top 10 Places to Live in Canada

May 30, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

It can be very difficult to pick any one “best city” in this beautiful country. How do you decide? Do you go by weather? Housing values? Employment numbers? For Canadian Mortgages’ purposes, they first went mainly by size, in both land size and/or population, and then discovered a recurring trend.

Famous Canadians – Canadian Hall of Fame

Famous Canadians – Canadian Hall of Fame

October 12, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic by Canada FAQ is a virtual Canadian Hall of Fame and includes influential Canadians who have contributed to scientific and social development, economic security and prosperity, and the creative arts. These now-famous sports stars, scientists, politicians, and singers all became successful in their field.

British Colombia

British Colombia

October 3, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Heli skiing down mountains, horse riding through a desert and whale watching on an island all in the same province? No, this isn’t the latest Bond movie, this is Canada’s eclectic, ever-friendly breath of fresh air, British Columbia. In the following infographic by My Destination, local experts have collected the most fascinating information they could find and decorated it across a BC-inspired landscape.