• Last Year Rank: 18
  • Investment Range: $246,500 - $2,162,500
  • Initial Investment: $50,000
  • Category: Restaurant
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Company Description

Tim Hortons is Canada’s largest quick-service restaurant chain offering coffee, donuts and signature breakfast items. It first opened in 1964 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and expanded to the U.S. in the 1980s.

Ontario-based Restaurant Brands International operates Tim Hortons, along with fast-food restaurant brands Burger King, Firehouse Subs, and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen.

Through its Tim Hortons Coffee Partnership, the Canadian chain works with coffee farmers in Guatemala, Brazil, Tanzania, Colombia and Honduras. 

Company Statistics

  • Global Sales: $6,526,000,000
  • US Units: 637
  • International Units: 4,654
  • Total Units: 5,291
  • Percent Franchised: 100%
  • % International Units: 88%
  • US Franchised Units: 637
  • International Franchised Units: 4,650
  • Sales Growth %: 18.9%
  • Unit Growth %: 6.9%