VANCOUVER, April 20, 2015 /CNW/ - For the fifth consecutive year, COBS Bread has received the Franchisees' Choice designation at the 2015 Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) Awards of Excellence in Franchising. COBS Bread also received the silver award for Excellence in Franchise Achievement.
"These awards are very special to COBS Bread, especially the Franchisees' Choice award which is based on feedback from our own bakeries," said Daniel Graham, Director of Business Development for COBS Bread. "We are especially proud this year of our business and our franchisees as we continue to expand and welcome new franchisees to the COBS Bread family."
Franchisees' Choice designees are CFA member franchise systems who voluntarily took part in an independently-administered survey. Their franchisees were asked to rate the franchisor in key areas of the franchise business model.
COBS Bread received the bronze award for Excellence in Franchise Achievement in both 2010 and 2012. CFA Awards of Excellence in Franchising is the highest recognition a franchise system can receive from the CFA. "I have always felt the support of COBS Bread in every decision I have made," says Shelly Snure, franchisee of the Terminal Park bakery in Nanaimo, BC. Snure has been with COBS Bread since 2006 and started as an Assistant Bakery Manager.
COBS Bread currently has bakeries in BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario with plans to expand into new markets with a continued focus on franchised bakeries.
About COBS Bread:
COBS Bread is part of the world's most successful franchise bakery network, Bakers Delight, and has more than 80 locations across British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario. All of COBS Bread's baked goods are made on the same day they are sold, ensuring that everything is fresh and delightful. Any unsold items are donated daily to various local charities and food banks. For more information, visit www.cobsbread.com.
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Image with caption: "Co-owner Julia Turchet bringing out freshly baked cinnamon buns at COBS Grasslands in Regina. All baking is fresh every day and done at the bakery. COBS Grasslands was the first COBS to open in Regina last year and plans are underway for another location there in 2015. (CNW Group/COBS Bread)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20150420_C7498_PHOTO_EN_14447.jpg
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For further information: Media Inquiries: Tanya, National Marketing Manager, COBS Bread, P: 604 296 3511, E: [email protected]