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Awards & Recognition 
 

Canadian Tire is recognized as a leader in retail, automotive, innovation and sustainability in Canada.

2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2003

2017

  • Canada's Best 50 Corporate Citizens

    Canadian Tire Corporation (CTC) was once again listed as one of the Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada by Corporate Knights. This year, CTC was ranked as the #1 retailer.

  • Canada’s Best Managed Companies for 2016

    For the fourth consecutive year, Canadian Tire Corporation was named one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, earning the “Gold Standard” which is awarded to companies that have maintained their Best Managed status and commitment to the program for four consecutive years. Sponsored by Deloitte, CIBC, National Post, Queen's School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums, the award recognizes CTC's strong brand, innovative business strategies and ongoing commitment to shareholder, employee and customer value.

  • Canada’s Top 100 Employers

    For the third consecutive year, Canadian Tire Corporation (CTC) was named one of “Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2017” by Mediacorp Canada Inc. CTC was recognized for its strong corporate culture, new digital strategy and community giving.

  • Top Employers for Young People

    For the fifth consecutive year, Canadian Tire Corporation (CTC) was named one of “Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2017” by Mediacorp Canada Inc. CTC was recognized for its efforts in providing employment and development opportunities to students and recent graduates.

  • Greater Toronto’s Top Employers

    For the fifth consecutive year, Canadian Tire Corporation was recognized as one of “Greater Toronto’s Top Employers for 2017” by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This designation recognizes the Greater Toronto employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work.

  • MSCI Global Sustainability Index & MSCI Global SRI Index

    For the fifth consecutive year, Canadian Tire Corporation has been selected as an index component of the MSCI Global Sustainability Index and the MSCI Global SRI. These indexes acknowledge companies with high environmental, social and governance performance relative to their sector peers.

  • Dow Jones Sustainability World & North America Indices

    Canadian Tire Corporation was once again selected as an index component of the 2016 Dow Jones Sustainability World and North American Indices. The company was recognized for its corporate sustainability leadership.

2016

  • Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce (GNCC) Women in Business Awards

    Mary Turner, President and CEO of Canadian Tire Bank, was awarded the “Lifetime Achievement Award.” Since 2000, the Women in Business Awards have honoured enterprising women whose businesses and community contributions have made a significant difference in the region, and the lives of Niagarans.

  • RIS News CIO of the Year

    Eugene Roman, SVP and Chief Technology Officer of Canadian Tire Corporation, named an RIS News CIO of the Year, in the “Customer Engagement” category. The award is presented to a CIO that implemented technology designed to enhance the customer experience and build increased engagement between consumers and the brand.

  • Supply Chain Rainmakers

    John Salt, SVP Supply Chain, was recognized as one of the Warehousing Education and Research Council’s (WERC) “Supply Chain Rainmakers.” WERC is an organization that represents professionals in the Supply Chain field around the world.

  • Awards of Excellence in Corporate Reporting

    The Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada presented Canadian Tire Corporation (CTC) with the “Award of Excellence in Corporation Reporting – Consumer Products and Services.” CTC was recognized for its innovative investors’ website and strong annual reporting materials.

  • Constellation Research’s SuperNova Award 2016

    Canadian Tire Corporation (CTC) bested 40 submissions and 8 finalists to receive the “Future of Work – Social Business” award from Constellation Research, a Silicon Valley technology research and advisory firm. The award recognized CTC’s successful launch of Workplace by Facebook and its transformative effect on CTC’s the corporate culture.

  • CMA Awards

    The Canadian Tire WOW Guide won the “Gold, Canada Post Incite Award,” for its strategy, creativity and results in direct mail.

  • Media Innovation Awards (MIAs)

    Sport Chek (and Touché) won several awards for its work around the Olympics, its “Chase the Gear” campaign and its Father’s Day out of home marketing initiatives. Sport Chek was the most awarded brand at the 2016 MIAs.

  • Sponsorship Marketing Council of Canada (SMCC) Awards

    Sport Chek’s “#MyNorth” campaign won Gold in the “Sports” category at the 2016 SMCC Awards.

  • STOXX Global ESG Leaders

    For the sixth consecutive year, CTC remains a component of the STOXX Global ESG Leaders indices. The index represents the leading global companies in terms of environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria, based on indicators provided by Sustainalytics, which has provided research for the Socially Responsible Investment and Responsible Investment markets for more than 20 years.

  • FTSE4Good Index

    For the second consecutive year, CTC was included in the FTSE4Good Index Series. Companies in the FTSE4Good Index Series meet stringent environmental, social and governance criteria, and are positioned to capitalize on the benefits of responsible business practice.

  • MSCI Global Sustainability Index & MSCI Global SRI Index

    For the fourth consecutive year, Canadian Tire Corporation has been selected as an index component of the MSCI Global Sustainability Index and the MSCI Global SRI. These indexes acknowledge companies with high environmental, social and governance performance relative to their sector peers.

  • Dow Jones Sustainability World & North America Indices

    Canadian Tire Corporation was once again selected as an index component of the 2016 Dow Jones Sustainability World and North American Indices. The company was recognized for its corporate sustainability leadership.

  • Cannes Lions 2016

    Mark’s won Bronze under the Creative Data category at the Cannes Lions awards in France for "The Colder it Gets" campaign.

  • 2016 Excellence in Retailing Rewards

    Canadian Tire's Edmonton Showcase store team won for best In-Store Experience and Design at the Retail Council of Canada's Excellence in Retailing Awards.

  • 2016 Excellence in Retailing Rewards

    Canadian Tire received top honours winning the Canadian Grand Prix New Product Award for its CANVAS dinnerware collection at the Retail council of Canada's Excellence in Retailing Awards.

  • 2016 CASSIES

    Mark's "The Colder It Gets" campaign won Silver for Best Matching of Message to Medium(s).

  • 2016 Festival of Media Global Awards

    Sport Chek won Bronze for Best Engagement Strategy with its "#MyNorth" campaign.

  • PR News' Social Media Awards 2016

    Sport Chek's "#MyNorth" received an honourable mention in the YouTube Content category.

  • IABC Gold Quill 2016

    Sport Chek's "Digital Flyer" won an Award of Merit in the Marketing Advertising and Brand Communication category.

  • IABC Ovation Awards 2016

    "Woods Canada Ultimate Dream Job" won an Award of Merit in the category of Media Relations with a budget between $50,000-$100,000.

  • CPRS Ace Awards 2016

    "Woods Canada Ultimate Dream Job" won Bronze for Best use of Media Relations over $50,000.

  • CPRS Ace Awards 2016

    "Woods Canada Ultimate Dream Job" won Silver for Marketing Communications Campaign of the Year.

  • Canada's Best 50 Corporate Citizens

    Canadian Tire is listed as one of the 2016 Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada by Corporate Knights.

  • Canada's Best Managed Companies for 2015

    For the third consecutive year, Canadian Tire Corporation has been named one of Canada's Best Managed Companies. Sponsored by Deloitte, CIBC, National Post, Queen's School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums, the award recognizes CTC's strong brand, innovative business strategies and ongoing commitment to shareholder, employee and customer value.

  • Top Employers for Young People 2016

    For the fourth consecutive year, Canadian Tire Corporation was named one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2016 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. The Company was recognized for its efforts in providing employment and development opportunities to students and recent graduates.

  • Greater Toronto’s Top Employers 2016

    Canadian Tire Corporation (CTC) was named one of Greater Toronto’s Top Employers for 2016 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This is the fourth year CTC has received this honour, recognizing the Company for its strong leadership, commitment to community and unique employee engagement initiatives.

  • Canada's Top 100 Employers 2016

    Canadian Tire Corporation was named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2016 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This is the second consecutive year in which CTC was recognized for this award and received the honour due to its strong corporate culture, new digital strategy and community giving.

2015

  • STOXX Global ESG Leaders

    For the fifth consecutive year, CTC remains a component of the STOXX Global ESG Leaders indices. The index represents the leading global companies in terms of environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria, based on indicators provided by Sustainalytics, which has provided research for the Socially Responsible Investment and Responsible Investment markets for more than 20 years.

  • Media Innovation Awards 2015

    Mark’s The Colder It Gets campaign won Silver in Best Innovation in Out-Of-Home/Ambient/Place-Based Media and BRONZE in Best in Integrated/Multichannel Campaign.

  • 2015 IABC Silver Leaf Awards

    Sport Chek won the Award of Merit in Marketing Communications at the 2015 IABC Silver Leaf Awards.

  • 2015 ICSC Canadian Shopping Centre Awards

    Sport Chek won SILVER in Retail Store Design at the for our Sport Chek West Edmonton Flagship store.

  • Strategy magazine

    Sport Chek named one of the 2015 Brands of the Year.

  • Canada’s CIO of the Year

    Canadian Tire Corporation congratulates Eugene Roman, Chief Technology Officer, on being named the 2015 Private Sector CIO of the Year. The award is presented annually by Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC), Canadian CIO Magazine and the Canadian CIO Association and recognizes the quality, insight, direction and leadership of Canada’s senior technology executives.

  • 2015 MoneySense Charity 100

    MoneySense Magazine announced its 2015 charity rating which analyzes the 100 biggest charities in Canada, and assigns each charity a letter grade based on each of four categories—efficiency, fund- raising, governance, and reserve fund size. Jumpstart received top marks with an overall grade of A+.

  • 2015 Promo! Awards

    Canadian Tire Jumpstart won silver for the Best Cause or Charity Marketing campaign for The Big Play.

  • Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) & Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI)

    In 2015, Canadian Tire Corporation participated in CDP’s Climate Change Information Request and, for the second consecutive year, made the Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI). Companies that are included in the index rank within the top 10 per cent and are recognized as global leaders in disclosure of climate change management and measurement. CTC was the only Canadian retailer listed on the index in 2015.

  • Dow Jones Sustainability World & North America Indices

    Canadian Tire Corporation was once again selected as an index component of the 2015 Dow Jones Sustainability World and North American Indices. The company was recognized for its corporate sustainability leadership.

  • ENERGY STAR Market Transformation Award

    Canadian Tire Corporation has been selected for the 2015 ENERGY STAR Market Transformation Award for Sustained Excellence, presented by Natural Resources Canada. Canadian Tire was recognized for its outstanding commitment to delivering ENERGY STAR programs which make energy efficient products accessible and affordable to customers.

  • MSCI Global Sustainability Index for 2015

    For the third consecutive year, Canadian Tire Corporation has been selected as an index component of the MSCI Global Sustainability Index for 2015. This index acknowledges companies with high environmental, social and governance performance relative to their sector peers.*

  • 2015 Excellence in Retailing Award Winners

    Canadian Tire Corporation was recognized for the following awards at the 2015 Excellence in Retailing Award Winners, presented by the Retail Council of Canada:
    • In-Store Experience and Design: FGL Sports Ltd. – Sport Chek West Edmonton Mall Flagship Store
    • In-Store Merchandising: Canadian Tire Corporation – Canada’s Hunting & Fishing Store, Kemptville, ON
    • Loss Prevention: Mark’s Ready For This – Shrink Reduction Strategy

  • Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada

    Canadian Tire was once again named one of the ‘Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada’ by Corporate Knights. This award recognizes Canadian Tire’s ongoing sustainability improvements to business and retail operations.

  • Canada's 50 Most Socially Responsible Corporations

    This year, Canadian Tire was recognized by Maclean’s and Sustainalytics as one of ‘Canada’s 50 Most Socially Responsible Corporations.’ This award acknowledges Canadian Tire’s ongoing leadership in business sustainability.

  • Martha Billes and the Billes Family, Lifetime Achievement Award

    The Retail Council of Canada has recognized the Billes family for this prestigious honour which recognizes a family or an individual of a retailer who has demonstrated outstanding business success and community service throughout his/her career. Winners are visionaries who have left an indelible mark on the industry through their innovations and commitment to customers and employees.

  • Alberta’s Most Respected Brand

    Mark’s was named ‘Alberta’s Most Respected Brand’ by the province’s consumers. Mark’s ranked number one among 75 business peers across 13 sectors in Alberta. The award was presented by Alberta Venture and Leger Research Group, who surveyed 1,500 province residents on their perception of Alberta-led brands.

  • Strategy Magazine – Shopper Innovation Awards, Gold Integration

    Canadian Tire was recognized for its “Tested for Life” program. To date, 30 products have passed the test and received the “Tested in Canada” badge and more than 10 campaigns have been launched, spanning TV, digital, social media, video, in-store and flyer to promote the successful testing of each product.

  • Strategy Magazine – Shopper Innovation Awards, Grand Prix: Gold Original Idea

    Canadian Tire was recognized for its Ice Truck campaign. The video was seen around the country and world via CTV, CBC, the New York Times, Fox News, CNN, the U.K.’s Daily Mail, as well as some of the top news outlets in Germany and Australia. Even Ripley’s Believe It or Not picked it up for one of its radio episodes.

  • Retail Council of Canada Excellence in Retailing Awards, Store Design Award: FGL Sports 2015

    Recognized for demonstrating an innovative, original and visually enticing store design and layout. Sport Chek is a finalist for The West Edmonton Mall Flagship store.

  • Festival of Media 2015

    Canadian Tire’s “We All Play for Canada” campaign won Silver in the Best Content Creation Award category.

  • Sports Marketing Awards 2015

    Canadian Tire’s Sport Sponsorship team took home the gold for their work during the Sochi Olympics at the Sports Marketing Awards. The award is voted on by a Sponsorship Marketing Council of Canada judging panel and recognizes innovated and creative campaigns in sponsorship marketing.

  • IABC Gold Quill 2015

    Canadian Tire Corporation’s Corporate Affairs Team received the Award of Excellence in the Digital Communication Vehicles category for its Sochi Microsite for internal employees.

  • Top Employers For Young People 2015

    Canadian Tire Corporation (CTC) was named one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2015. This is the third year in which CTC was recognized for its efforts in providing employment and development opportunities to students and recent graduates.

  • Vertex Awards

    Canadian Tire was recognized with two Vertex Awards for its CANVAS and MAXIMUM private label brands. Each year the international competition honours achievements in private label development. CANVAS was the recipient of a silver Vortex Award and MAXIMUM received a bronze.

  • Most Admired Companies in Quebec

    Canadian Tire was chosen by the public as Quebec's 3rd most admired company in a Leger Marketing survey published annually in Les Affaires business newspaper.

  • Most Influential Brands in Quebec

    Ipsos-Infopresse's 2015 ranking of the most influential brands in Quebec put Canadian Tire at #10, ahead of provincial homegrown brands like Jean Coutu and the Montreal Canadiens.

  • 2015 Cause + Action Award

    Strategy Magazine announced the 2015 Cause + Action Award winners, and Jumpstart's Big Play initiative was among the finalists.

  • Canada's CFO of the Year for 2015

    Canadian Tire Corporation's Dean McCann, Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, was named Canada's CFO of the Year™ for 2015. The award is presented annually by Financial Executives Canada, PwC and Robert Half and recognizes the quality, insight, direction and leadership of Canada's senior financial executives.

  • Canada's Best Managed Companies

    Canadian Tire Corporation was a winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies program in 2013 and requalified in 2014 to maintain their status as a Best Managed company. The program is sponsored by Deloitte, CIBC, National Post, Queen’s School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums.

  • 2015 CASSIES Award

    Canadian Tire earned gold, silver and bronze at this year’s CASSIES, industry awards for Canadian marketing campaigns that demonstrate effectiveness and impact. Three of our campaigns were tapped as winners, including The Ice Truck (gold), Team Photo/We All Play for Canada (silver) and The Canadian Way Digital Catalogue (bronze).

  • Greater Toronto's Top Employers 2015

    For the third year in a row, Canadian Tire Corporation has been recognized as one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers for 2015 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This special designation recognizes the Greater Toronto employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work.

  • Canada's Top 100 Employers 2015

    Canadian Tire Corporation was named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2015 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This award reflects the increasing energy across the Canadian Tire organization and is in recognition of the Company’s strong corporate culture, ongoing efforts to engage employees and ability to inspire them to give back to the communities in which they work and live.

2014

  • STOXX Global ESG Leaders

    For the fourth consecutive year, CTC remains a component of the STOXX Global ESG Leaders indices. The index represents the leading global companies in terms of environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria, based on indicators provided by Sustainalytics, which has provided research for the Socially Responsible Investment and Responsible Investment markets for more than 20 years.

  • Interbrand, Top 50 Retail Brands in North America

    Interbrand publishes an annual list of top 50 retailers based on metrics linked to their financial performance and competitive profile. Canadian Tire was ranked No. 38 in 2014.

  • AToMiC Awards 2014

    Canadian Tire’s Ice Truck campaign won Gold in the Best Experiential Engagement category.

  • Festival of Media Awards 2014

    Canadian Tire’s Ice Truck campaign won Silver in the Best Event/Experiential category.

  • CPRS ACE Awards 2014

    Canadian Tire received the following awards at the 2014 CPRS ACE Awards: - Bronze in the Best Use of Media Relations Under $50k category (Canadian Tire’s Ice Truck campaign) - Gold in the Government Relations Campaign of the Year category (ACTIVE AT SCHOOL initiative) - Bronze in the Best Use of Media Relations Over $50k category (Canadian Tire’s Holiday Campaign and Science of Winter Driving campaigns)

  • PR Daily Awards 2014

    Canadian Tire’s Science of Winter Driving campaign won Gold in the Best Business to Consumer Campaign category. In addition, PR Daily presented Sport Chek with the Best Content Marketing Video award for 2014 in honour of its Jays Father’s Day video.

  • International Business Awards 2014

    Canadian Tire’s Ice Truck campaign won Gold in the Communications and PR Campaign of the Year and the Media & Entertainment categories.

  • RCC’s Excellence in Retailing Awards 2014

    Canadian Tire’s We All Play for Canada campaign won the Marketing Communications Award.

  • Content Marketing Awards 2014

    Canadian Tire’s Ice Truck campaign won Silver in the Best One-Time Content-Based Video category, and Sport Chek’s Social Flyer received Silver for Best Use of Facebook for Content Marketing.

  • 2014 Recreation Industry Awards of Excellence

    Canadian Tire initiatives, including Jumpstart, ACTIVE AT SCHOOL and We All Play for Canada won the Award for Excellence for Recreation Marketing and Advertising.

  • Media Innovation Awards 2014

    Canadian Tire received the following awards at Marketing Magazine’s Media Innovation Awards: - Gold in the Ambient/Place Based Media, Innovation in Experimental/Special Events/Stunts and Best Cards and Automotive Services categories (Canadian Tire’s Ice Truck campaign) - Silver in the Best in Social Media category (Ice Truck campaign) - Gold in the Best of Show, Best in Audio, Integrated/Multichannel, Branded Content and Best in Sponsorships categories (We All Play for Canada) - Silver in the Ambient/Place Based Media, Small Scale category (“Game On!” campaign) - Bronze in the Best in Audio and Best in Cars and Automotive Services categories (“Wiping the Storm” campaign) - Bronze in the Best Use of Display category (“Nastiest House in Canada” campaign)

  • CMA 2014

    Canadian Tire received the following awards at the 2014 Canadian Marketing Association Awards: - Gold in the Community Engagement – Auto category and Bronze in the Consumer Products – General category (Ice Truck campaign) - Gold in the Retail category and Silver in the NFL/Fundraising category (We All Play for Canada) - Silver in the Retail category (Tested for Life in Canada)

  • Summit Emerging Awards

    Sport Chek won Gold for the company’s “Sport Chek Big League Experience” and Bronze for company’s “Sport Chek-Quiksilver Partnership Tony Hawk Tour.”

  • Digiday Content Marketing Awards

    Sport Chek was the winner for Best Brand on Facebook for Social Flyer.

  • PR Daily's Video Award

    PR Daily presented Sport Chek with the Best Content Marketing Video award for 2014. Sport Chek received this award in honour of its Jays Father’s Day video.

  • Greater Toronto's Top Employers 2014

    For the second year in a row, Canadian Tire Corporation has been recognized as one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers for 2014 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This special designation recognizes the Greater Toronto employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work.

  • Marketer of the Year for 2014

    Canadian Tire's SVP of Marketing, TJ Flood, was named Marketer of the Year by Strategy Magazine. TJ was selected via a voting process open to marketing professionals. His strength as a leader and his ability to rally a team to produce campaigns that set Canadian Tire apart as a brand-led organization led to his win.

  • SQM Awards, Call Centre of the Year Award

    Canadian Tire Financial Services (CTFS) achieved top honours at the annual SQM Awards, including Calling Centre of the Year for the fourth consecutive year. In addition, CTFS achieved the following prestigious awards and designations: Highest Employee Satisfaction for the Call Centre Industry; Highest Employee Satisfaction by Industry (Financial); World Class Certification achieved for 151 representatives.

  • Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) & Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI)

    In 2014, Canadian Tire Corporation participated in CDP’s Climate Change Information Request. The Company’s disclosure and performance scores improved significantly relative to 2013 and CTC was also listed on the Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) for the first time. Companies that rank on the index are global leaders in disclosure of climate change management and measurement.

  • Passion Capitalist - National Finalist 2014

    Canadian Tire Corporation was named a national finalist for the 2014 Canada's Passion Capitalists award. This awards program recognizes organizations that have achieved success by creating ‘Passion Capital’ - defined as the energy, intensity, and sustainability needed to generate superior results.

  • MSCI Global Sustainability Index & MSCI World ESG Index

    Canadian Tire Corporation has been selected as an index component of the MSCI World ESG and MSCI Global Sustainability Indexes for 2014. Both indexes recognize companies with high environmental, social and governance performance relative to their sector peers. *

  • Recycling Council of Ontario Awards

    Supply Chain's Toronto Operations facilities took home a collection of hardware in the Industrial, Commercial and Institutional category: AJ Billes DC received Gold; Airport Rd Campus received Silver; Resource Recovery (Melanie Dr) Centre received Silver; and the Brampton DC received Bronze.

  • Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index

    For the third consecutive year, Canadian Tire Corporation has been recognized for its corporate sustainability leadership and was selected as an index component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) in the third quarter. For the first time, the Company has also been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index as well as the North American Index.

  • Most Admired (Jumpstart)

    A survey conducted by Companies & Causes Canada recognized Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities as one of the most admired corporate citizenship/cause marketing program in Canada. According to the survey, twenty-four per cent of respondents gave top marks to Jumpstart’s effort in helping kids in need participate in organized sports and physical activities.

  • Top Employers for Young People 2014

    Canadian Tire Corporation was named one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2014. This is the second year in which the Company was recognized for its efforts in providing employment and development opportunities to students and recent graduates.

  • IPRA Golden World Award for Excellence

    FGL Sports won the 2014 International Public Relations Association (IPRA) Golden World Award for Excellence in the Sponsorship In-house category for Brand Development. The IPRA recognized FGL Sports for their work on a number of initiatives, including: Family Day in Austria, Father's Day/Mother's Day, Brand Partnerships (COC, MLSE), Tony Hawk, and sponsored athlete activations.

  • Maclean's Canada's 50 Most Socially Responsible Corporations

    In 2014, Canadian Tire was recognized by Maclean’s as one of Canada’s 50 Most Socially Responsible Corporations. This award acknowledges Canadian Tire’s ongoing leadership in business sustainability as well as its efforts to be proactive in reducing GHG emissions.

  • Corporate Knights: Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada

    In recognition of Canadian Tire’s ongoing sustainability improvements to business and retail operations, the Company was ranked as one of the Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada.

  • Retail Council of Canada: Excellence in Retailing Awards

    Canadian Tire Corporation received the Marketing Communications Award for its work during the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, including igniting the Olympic movement across all banners and its We All Play For Canada, What It Takes and Ça prend quoi campaigns.

  • Facebook Studio Awards, SILVER

    These prestigious global awards recognize the 15 best in Facebook marketing from around the world. FGL was awarded Silver for its Sport Chek Social Flyer campaign.

  • SQM Awards, Call Centre of the Year Award

    Canadian Tire Financial Services won the 2013 award for having the highest combined First Call Resolution (FCR) and employee overall very satisfied rating.

  • Marketing Magazine, Marketer of the Year 2013

    Canadian Tire was recognized for establishing a sports retail experience that is a digital powerhouse, bringing a new focus to Mark’s and nailing a series of major strategic partnership and sponsorship deals that align the Company effectively with both amateur and professional sport.

  • The Globe and Mail ROB Magazine Top 100 Brands in Canada

    Canadian Tire ranked 19th in the Top 100 Brands in Canada listing. The publication worked with Brand Finance, the leading global brand consulting firm. This is the second annual ranking of Canada’s most valuable brands. Canadian Tire brand value increased 11.8% over last year.

  • Passionate Heart Business Award

    The Canadian Tire Grand Prairie (Jim & Mary Helen Boccioletti) was recently awarded with the 2014 Passionate Heart Business Award. Sponsored by the City of Grande Prairie, the Passionate Heart recognizes outstanding contributions in the area of social services within the region.

  • eTail Best-in-Class

    Sport Chek won Social Media Finalist for the Sport Chek Social Flyer.

  • Strategy Magazine (Canada) Shopper Innovation Awards

    Canadian Tire Corporation was presented with the following awards:
    • Out of the Box Retail: GOLD, Sport Chek and the Social Flyer
    • Out of the Box Retail: SILVER, Canadian Tire and The Canadian Way digital catalogue
    • Brand New: GOLD, Canadian Tire and The Canadian Way digital catalogue
    • Tech Breakthrough: BRONZE, Canadian Tire and The Canadian Way digital catalogue

  • Strategy Magazine and the CASSIES, the best in Canadian Advertising

    Canadian Tire Corporation was presented with the following awards:
    • BRONZE, Seasonal and Short Term campaign. “Sport Chek Mother’s Day campaign with Meaghan Mikkelson”
    • BRONZE, Seasonal and Short Term campaign. “Canadian Tire and Air Filters” 

  • Canada’s Best Managed Companies

    Canadian Tire Corporation was named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies program for 2013, sponsored by Deloitte, CIBC, National Post and Queen's School of Business.

  • Environmental Leader Product & Project Awards

    Canadian Tire Petroleum received Project of the Year for its Retail Petroleum Network eTemp project.

2013

  • Harris Poll Canada EquiTrend

    2013 study listed Canadian Tire as one of the companies that continues to be held in high regard with Canadians, maintaining a close, strong and deep relationship with the public.

  • Greater Toronto's Top Employers 2013

    Canadian Tire Corporation was recognized as one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers for 2013 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This special designation recognizes the Greater Toronto employers that lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work.

  • 2013 Distinguished Retailer of the Year

    Stephen Wetmore, President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited in recognition of his outstanding achievement and leadership in retail.

  • International Business Awards, Marketing Executive of the Year 2013

    Duncan Fulton, SVP Communications and Corporate Affairs, Canadian Tire Corporation and CMO, FGL Sports and Mark’s, was recognized for rebranding the Company’s flagship banner Sport Chek, re-imagining the possibilities of digital and instituting creative campaigns which have helped to improve the company’s performance.

  • Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada: Award of Excellence in Corporate Reporting - Consumer Products

    The panel of judges awarded Canadian Tire Corporation’s Management Discussion and Analysis for its focus on key performance indicators and the integration of numeric and graphical charts in the historical performance highlights sections. Judges were also impressed with supplementary information to the annual financial statements, the interactive stock calendar on the investor website and our Strategic Pillars.

  • 2013 Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce's Annual Business Achievement Awards

    The Customer Service Excellence award was presented to Canadian Tire’s Peter Liptak.

  • Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) ACE Awards

    Canadian Tire Corporation received the following CRPS ACE Awards for 2013:
    • Best Use of Media Relations (Under $50,000): Canadian Tire Ice Truck Campaign
    • Government Relations/Public Affairs Campaign of the Year: Canadian Tire Active at School Launch
    • Best Use of Media Relations (Over $50,000): Canadian Tire’s 2013 Holiday Campaign
    • Best Use of Media Relations (Over $50,000): Canadian Tire Winter Driving Campaign

  • The Brooks & District Chamber of Commerce 2013 Small Business Award: Community Spirit Award 

    Canadian Tire Brooks owners, Alison and Randy Patton, received the Community Spirit Award for 2013.

  • Olds Annual Business Awards: Youth Employee of the Year 

    Austin Belcastro employed at Canadian Tire Olds, Kyle Goddard employed at Canadian Tire Olds, Shaylin Muller employed at Canadian Tire Olds, were awarded with the Youth Employee of the Year award.

  • The Halton Hills Chamber of Commerce: Business of the Year Award

    The long-standing Business of the Year Award was presented to Georgetown Canadian Tire (Dealer Tomas Kase) in recognition of its social and economic contribution to the community, good business ethics and excellent customer service.

  • Cannes Lions 2013 

    Sport Chek won a coveted trophy for the company’s “Your Better Starts Here” rebrand campaign. The company won BRONZE – in the media category.

  • Marcom Awards 

    Sport Chek was honoured with a Platinum Award in Marketing/Integrated Marketing for the “Sport Chek-Quiksilver Partnership Tony Hawk Tour.” Sport Chek also won a Gold awad in the PR/Special Event Category for the “Sport Chek Big League Experience.” The company won an Honourable Mention in Social Media Campaign for the “Sport Chek Social Flyer” campaign.

  • Summit Emerging Awards

    Sport Chek won a Bronze Award for the Company's "Sport Chek-Quiksilver Partnership Tony Hawk Tour".

  • Corporate Knights: Top 25 Global Retailers and Top 5 Canadian Retailers 

    In recognition of Canadian Tire’s ongoing sustainability improvements to business and retail operations, the Company was ranked as one of the Top 25 Global Retailers and Top 5 Canadian retailers by Corporate Knights.

  • Recycling Council of Ontario Awards

    Canadian Tire’s Brampton and AJ Billes distribution centres received Bronze and Silver awards, respectively, in the Industrial, Commercial and Institutional category from the Recycling Council of Ontario.

  • Maclean's Canada's 50 Most Socially Responsible Companies 

    In 2013, Canadian Tire was recognized by Maclean’s as one of Canada’s 50 Most Socially Responsible Companies. This award acknowledges Canadian Tire’s ongoing leadership in business sustainability as well as its efforts to be proactive in reducing GHG emissions.

  • STOXX® Global ESG Leaders

    Canadian Tire remains a component of the STOXX® Global ESG Leaders indices for the third consecutive year. The index represents the leading global companies in terms of environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria, based on indicators provided by Sustainalytics, which has provided research for the Socially Responsible Investment and Responsible Investment markets for more than 20 years.

  • Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index

    For the second consecutive year, Canadian Tire was listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for 2013, which benchmarks companies on performance related to economic, social and environmental metrics.

  • CDP’s Canada 200 Report

    CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project) released its annual Canada 200 Report, highlighting the top 200 Canadian companies actively working on Climate Change. In 2013, Canadian Tire’s performance scores improved year-over-year and attained the 4th highest disclosure score within the “Consumer Discretionary” category.

  • Jantzi Social Index

    Canadian Tire was included in the Jantzi Social Index for the first time in 2013, which consists of 60 Canadian companies that pass a set of broadly based environmental, social, and governance rating criteria.

  • CSBC Special Recognition Award

    Canadian Tire received a Special Recognition Award for supporting the Canadian Safe Boating Council’s 5 Key Messages with weekly flyers and in-store signage during Safe Boating Awareness Week 2013.

  • Top Employers for Young People 2013

    Canadian Tire Corporation was named one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People for 2013. The Company was recognized for its efforts in providing employment and development opportunities to students and recent graduates.

  • IABC Gold Quill

    Both "Canadian Tire's Winter Driving Preparation Campaign" and "The Great Canadian Road Trip 2.0" were recognized with an Award of Merit.

  • Top 50 Socially Responsible Companies 2013

    Recognized as one of Canada's most socially responsible companies.

  • Marketing Magazine Award

    Canadian Tire received a bronze medal for the "Unexpected Gifts" campaign that aired during Christmas 2012.

  • IABC Ovation Award

    Canadian Tire received an Award of Excellence, the IABC's highest honors, for the "Canadian Tire Winter Driving Preparation Campaign" that aired during Winter 2012/2013.

  • Retail Council of Canada Excellence in Retailing Awards: Store Design Award: FGL Sports (Sport Chek)

    Recognized for demonstrating an innovative, original and visually enticing store design and layout.

  • Applied Arts Award

    Canadian Tire was presented with the Craft-Cinematography award for the 90th Anniversary spot that aired in 2012.

2012

  • Excellence in Corporate Responsibility Awards

    Canadian Tire’s Business Sustainability team was awarded by the Green Living Show for its sustainability efforts in the Retail, Packaged Goods and Consumer Brands category. The awards celebrate and honour the top corporate Canadians dedicated to creating sustainable and ethical practice in business.

  • Retail Council of Canada Excellence in Retailing Awards: In-Store Merchandising Award

    Recognized for the Bowmanville automotive store design concept; for setting a new benchmark for the automotive customer experience.

  • Interbrand Best Canadian Brands

    Ranks top 25 Canadian brands according to value and provides insight into their ability to manage brands effectively as a contributor to business performance.

  • Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada

    Corporate Knights ranked Canadian Tire as one of the 50 best corporate citizens in Canada.

  • Top 50 Socially Responsible Corporations

    Recognized as one of Canada’s most socially responsible companies.

  • Retail Council of Canada Excellence in Retailing Awards: In-Store Merchandising Award

    Recognized for the Bowmanville automotive store design concept; for setting a new benchmark for the automotive customer experience.

  • Retail Council of Canada Excellence in Retailing Awards: Store Design Award: Mark’s

    Recognized for demonstrating an innovative, original and visually enticing store design and layout.

  • Retail Council of Canada Excellence in Retailing Awards: Loss Prevention Award: Mark’s

    Recognized for the successful implementation of a Loss Prevention strategy that improved the organization’s profits.

  • 2012 ARE Excellence in Retailing Awards – Outstanding Merit in Sustainability, Standalone Category

    The Association for Retail Environments awarded Canadian Tire an Outstanding Merit Award for the extensive sustainability initiatives implemented in the building construction at the Bowmanville store.

  • 2012 GLOBE Awards - Best Green Retailing Practices

    The most high-profile national award of its kind, the GLOBE award is presented to companies that demonstrate excellence in execution sustainable practises in retail operations.

2011

  • 3M Environmental Innovation Award

    Awarded to Canadian Tire Dealer Michel Séguin for his work on the Go Eco program. The program is aimed at increasing customer awareness around the importance of recycling and proper disposal of automotive products.

  • 2011 CATIE Awards - Best Practices in Trade Compliance Processes and Greening of the Supply Chain

    Given by the Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters, Canadian Tire won and placed in two CATIE awards, respectively, celebrating excellence in Canada's trade community and recognize corporations that have taken a leadership role in Canadian Trade.

  • 2011 Green Living Enterprises Excellence in Corporate Responsibility Awards – Senior Leader

    Tyler Elm , VP Business Sustainability at Canadian Tire was recognized for his contributions to Business Sustainability in Canada. The program honours and celebrates corporate Canadians at small, medium and large corporations for outstanding work and dedication in creating sustainable and ethical practices within the business framework.

  • 2011 Royal Canadian Geographical Society’s Canadian Award for Environmental Innovation

    Canadian Tire's Quebec Dealers were honoured for their work on Canadian Tire's Go Eco Program with the 3M Environmental Innovation Award from the Royal Canadian Geographical Society. The Award recognizes individuals involved in a local, regional or national project, program or initiative that has provided innovative solutions that protect, restore or preserve the environment.

  • 2011 GLOBE Awards for Corporate Environmental Excellence - Finalist

    Supporting the commitment of Canadian business leaders by recognizing outstanding achievement in environmental stewardship, Canadian Tire Corp. placed as a finalist.

  • Canadian Home Improvement Merchandising Award: 2011 Best Category/Department Presentation – Chain Stores

    The Smart Store Tool & Hardware department design was recognized in Canada’ s award program honouring the best merchandising programs in Hardware and Lumber & Building Material retailing.

  • 2011 IR Magazine Canada Award of Best Investor Relations in the consumer services sector

    The IR Magazine Canada Awards distinguish top investor relations performance and are widely seen as the benchmark for IR best practices.

  • 2011 Recycled Product Award

    Recognizes outstanding individuals and businesses for their commitment and dedication to the growth and sustainability of the Canadian plastics industry.

  • 2011 Green Fleet Leadership Award

    In recognition of accomplishments made in making on-road, licensed motor vehicle fleets more environmentally responsible and/or having reduced fuel consumption, harmful greenhouse gas emissions and smog causing air contaminants, in the previous one-year period.

2010

  • Interbrand Best Canadian Brands

    Ranks top 25 Canadian brands according to value and provides insight into their ability to manage brands effectively as a contributor to business performance.

  • Canadian Institute of Child Health Corporate Award

    Awarded to Canadian Tire Jumpstart for their support of the health and well-being of Canadian children

  • Strategy Magazine B!G Bronze Award

    Recognized Canadian Tire’s limited edition commemorative coins

  • One Change Catalyst Awards Corporate Catalyst

    Recognized for empowering Ontarians to conserve fuel with the One Change Fuel Initiative

  • BC Hydro Power Smart Excellence Award

    Awarded for Energy Conservation commitment

  • Strategy Magazine Brands of the Year

    Recognized Mark’s for their Smart Clothes Everyday Living transformation

2009

  • 2009 ARE Design Awards – Use of Nature and Outstanding Merit Award

    Recognising leading retailers, the Association for Retail Environments awarded two ERA awards to the Canadian Tire Welland store for their efficient store design, use of a wind turbine and solar panels.

  • The Premier’s Awards: Energy Efficiency Champion - Retailer

    Awarded by Efficiency New Brunswick for our innovation and achievement in energy efficiency in the province.

  • Retail Council of Canada Excellence in Retailing Awards: Retail Store Design – Large Store

    Recognized for innovative, original and visually enticing layout and store design.

  • Retail Council of Canada Excellence in Retailing Awards: Multi-Channel Retailing Award

    Recognized for satisfying the consumer appetite for retail channel choice.

  • IR Magazine Canada Awards: Best Investment Community Meetings

    Awarded for best investment community meetings under $10 billion market cap.

2008

  • Sheridan Institute of Technology and Learning: Big Picture Community Service Award

    Recognized for philanthropic activities benefitting children across Canada.

2007

  • Corporate Knights Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada

    Ranked as one of the 50 best corporate citizens in Canada, recognizing our social, ethical and environmental performance

2003

  • Canadian Information Productivity Awards: Excellence Through Innovation

    Awarded to Mark’s for enhancing their point-of-sale system and portal.

       

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