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CFIB supports retail small business owners like you

The challenges facing retailers like you are endless. Property tax hikes, high processing fees, ecommerce competition from mega-rich multinationals… not to mention the struggle to find, hire and keep qualified staff. 

The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) is standing by you when you face these challenges. Representing 24,800 of your fellow retail business owners, we can make it easier for you to run your store successfully. 

Save time

You’ll get dozens of articles and templates about common issues, whether it’s recruitment and retention, scheduling, vacation planning, discipline or employment standards.

Save money

You’ll access exclusive discounts with leading providers save on vital services, from payroll and payment processing to shipping and benefits.

Make yourself heard

Have your voice amplified by our fierce advocates, whether it’s on the small business tax rate or costly payroll tax increases.

CFIB is an ideal organization for retail business owners. Our business counsellors can help you work on compliance and HR issues. Our negotiators have secured exclusive low rates on business services including payment processing. You focus on running your business; CFIB takes care of the rest. 

Set your staff up for success

An employee handbook is one of the best tools to help you set expectations and increase retention. Download our template for free.

Save on shipping

With ShipTime, you can quickly compare rates from top couriers to get the best price for your retail business. Plus CFIB members save up to 50%.

Train your staff quickly & easily

From health & safety to retail customer service, Vubiz has online courses for everything – and they’re FREE for CFIB members!

Find out what CFIB can do for you!