The Retailer Experience 
 

The Canadian Tire Gas+ offering is the best of two worlds — the independence of running your own business and the support and infrastructure of a major retailer.  

What you can expect from Canadian Tire Gas+

  • Investment confidence by being part of a financially secure and progressive retailing organization with over 55 years experience in the marketplace
  • A well-established business site with above average sales and customer counts
  • Low capital investment:  no requirement to purchase land or major assets
  • Proven business systems which include a competitive management commission and various allowances to help you cover costs associated with operating a gas bar
  • One of Canada's most popular loyalty programs - 'Canadian Tire Money'
  • National buying power and access to key wholesalers for merchandise and inventory
  • Marketing support and promotions
  • A thorough two-week, hands-on training program and ongoing guidance
  • Freedom to hire, train and manage your own employees

What We Expect from You

  • A passion for exceptional customer service
  • A contract with Canadian Tire is a personal one and does not apply to groups or partnerships
  • Solid business acumen and a good understanding of how business operates, including all accounting and administrative functions
  • A full-time commitment with a hands-on management style of operation is critical
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to successfully manage a team
  • Ability to meet standards and follow pricing guidelines
  • Proficiency with Microsoft (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • An investment of between $30,000 and $70,000 (depending on the size and type of operation) for the merchandise inventory. 
  • A bank letter of credit to secure the gas inventory. This amount can vary between $10,000 and $50,000
  • A separately incorporated company to transact a legal agreement between you and Canadian Tire Gas+