Survey: Majority of shops are at least 20 years old

The chart above shows how long respondents to our survey have been in business. Many of the shops in the "20 years or more" category have actually been in business for over 60 years.

By Mike Davey Hamilton, Ontario — April 25, 2017 — There’s something to be said for passing certain milestones, like the 20th anniversary of your business. Most of the respondents to our latest survey on business longevity fall into this category. In fact, a substantial number have been in continuous operation for over 60 years. […]