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Founded In Canada

What happened?

These well known brands began in Canada and were built into icons in their respective industries.  Then something happened.  They were either sold to an international holder or moved production to another country to increase profits and decrease production costs.

Canada Dry

Canada Dry

Founded in Canada 1904
Sold to American 2008

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Hudson's

Founded in Canada 1670
Sold to American 2008

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Tim Hortons

Founded in Canada 1964
Sold to Brazilian 2014

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Hostess

Founded in Canada 1935
Sold to American 1992

lululemon

Lululemon

Founded in Canada 1998
Produced Overseas

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Roots

Founded in Canada 1973
Produced Overseas

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Heinz

Founded in Canada 1905
Sold to American 2014

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Molson

Founded in Canada 1786
American Merger 2005

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Bauer

Founded in Canada 1927
Sold To American 1995