From Tim Hortons to Molson, these brands haven’t always been based on Canadian soil.
Canada is home to no shortage of iconic brands, but not all home-grown companies have stayed local. For every Bombardier, RBC or Loblaws that have maintained its Canadian roots, there are plenty of home-grown companies that have attracted the interest of international companies, too.
Which notable Canadian brands have been swallowed up, either in whole or in part, by some of the biggest corporations on earth? From your local donut shop to the beers our nation is known for, here are the stories behind a few Canadian businesses that have jumped the border.
* All figures in USD.
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