Jul 06, 2018 | Greg Weeks | 731 views
Sponsor of the Week - McDonald's
We would like to Thank McDonald's for their continued support! They are the proud sponsor of a team in the Novice Division!
Today, 2.5 million guests visit our restaurants across Canada every day. With its Canadian franchisees, McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited owns and operates more than 1,400 restaurants and employs more than 90,000 Canadians coast-to-coast. Approximately 85% of McDonald’s Canadian restaurants are locally owned and operated by independent entrepreneurs in communities from coast to coast. The Canadian Numbers McDonald’s Canada is lucky to be part of the lives of millions of Canadians in communities across the country, helping to build a strong workforce, business partnerships and local economies. When both direct and indirect employment impacts are taken together, McDonald’s Canada creates more than 200,000 jobs, generating almost $4.5 billion in local annual economic activity We are the largest buyer of ground beef in the Canadian restaurant industry with annual purchases of more than 67 million pounds We contribute approximately $75 million in payroll taxes and benefits and $34 million in business taxes nationally Overall, McDonald’s Canada creates more than $610 million annually in taxes through the generation of new jobs and additional purchases of goods and services from other Canadian businesses Through our $1.5 billion annual expenditures on energy, maintenance, landscaping, operating supplies, wages and benefits, we inject approximately $4.2 million into local Canadian economies every day and $130 million in corporate income taxes annually