Second Cup

With approximately 300 cafés across the country, Second Cup Coffee Co. is Canada’s largest specialty coffee franchisor, proudly serving premium coffee and amazing opportunities since 1975. Our Vision is to be the Canadian specialty coffee brand of choice, committed to superior quality, innovation and profitable growth.

Second Cup Coffee Co. is committed to being a World Class Partner to our Franchisees. Together with our Franchisees we will create the most memorable coffee experiences for our customers. To enhance the café experience, Second Cup cafés now feature Pinkberry.

What Is Pinkberry?

  • The Original Tart Frozen Yogurt, known to be the best in the industry.
  • Made with REAL non-fat milk and REAL non-fat yogurt, among other natural ingredients.

  • What We Need
    Are you the premium blend we’re looking for? Second Cup Coffee Co. is seeking single unit, full time operators or multi-unit developers with a network of full time operating partners or managers. You must have the commitment, business savvy and proven people management skills to deliver on our brand vision to be the coffee brand most passionately committed to quality and innovation. At Second Cup Coffee Co. we distinguish ourselves on exceptional quality and service. Is this the business mantra you live by?

    Second Cup

    What You Need
    Total Investment: Your total investment ranges from approximately $300,000 - $500,000*.

    This is comprised of:
    Equipment, leaseholds, fixtures and signage
    Construction, design and engineering
    Franchise Fee ($40,000)
    Pinkberry Sublicense Fee ($5,000)
    Project Management Fee ($5,000)
    Plus inventory and applicable taxes
    Royalties: 7.5% of gross sales
    National Co-operative Marketing Fund: 2% of gross sales
    To qualify, you must have at least 40% of the above total in unencumbered cash plus working capital.

    Applicants should have a minimum net worth of $750,000 or greater.
    *Costs vary by province, location, size, format and site conditions. Does not include taxes, working capital, inventory and other start-up costs.

    Second Cup is looking for passionate coffee lovers to join our growing family.

    Several current business opportunities listed below :

  • 5071 Queen Mary Rd. - Montreal, Quebec
  • 171 Rideau St. - Ottawa, Ontario
  • Bramalea City Centre Mall. – Brampton, Ontario
  • 1567 Steeles Ave. E. – Toronto, Ontario
  • 254 Edmonton St. – Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Coronation Corner (11128- 142 St. NW) – Edmonton, Alberta

  • For more information, please contact :
    or call 1-800-569-6318