These companies have transformed themselves from ordinary businesses into household names.
Canada is not home to Apple, nor to Facebook, Pinterest or Instagram. In fact, rare is the hot company du jour that runs its operations through the Great White North.
But what we do have is a litany of home-grown businesses we're proud to call Canadian — some of the sturdiest, most iconic brands ever to be exported across the world. With data from Interbrand's latest report*, here are the 10 brands worth the most in Canada.
* Brands are ranked according to the financial health of the company, the role of the brand in customers' purchase decisions and the strength of the brand. Interbrand's most recent survey was released in 2010.
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Should new wireless companies Mobilicity, Wind Mobile and Public Mobile be allowed to fail?
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- Yes, the market will decide if they are competitive enough to survive.
- No, the playing field in the wireless market is not level. The government should help these companies.
- I don't know.
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