Canadian Tire - Regent Ave - Winnipeg MB
N 49° 53.802 W 097° 03.356
14U E 639619 N 5528957
Quick Description: This flag is on the Canadian Tire store on Regent Ave West in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Date Posted: 7/21/2011 6:29:29 AM
Waymark Code: WMC3KX
Canadian Tire is a large retailer in Canada that began in 1922 and now has 482 stores across Canada. As well as automotive parts and services, they also sell tools, hardware, sporting goods and housewares. Some of their store brands include Mastercraft, Motomaster, SuperCycle and Blue Planet.
According to Wikipedia:
"As Canada's largest retailer, it is said that 85 percent of all Canadians live within a 15-minute drive of a Canadian Tire store; that nine out of ten adult Canadians shop at one at least twice a year; and that 40 percent of Canadians shop at Canadian Tire every week." (visit link
In 1958, they began issuing their own money as a loyalty program. (visit link
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