Trailers: N&N Trailers 🍁

Name: N&N Trailers

Products: Trailers for various purposes

Manufactured In: Drummondville, Quebec

Where to buy: Retailers, mainly in Eastern Canada

Website: nnremorques.ca

Canadian Owned: Unknown, probably

Since 1996, N&N has been making high quality trailers out of hot dipped galvanized steel. They have a trailer for almost any need.

Gasoline: MacEwen Fuels 🍁

Name: MacEwen Fuels

Products: Gas stations and County Line convenience stores

Headquartered In: Maxville, Ontario

Where to buy: Locations throughout Ontario

Website: macewen.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes

MacEwen is a family-owned business that started in 1976. They do not own their own gasoline refinery, but seem to purchase their gas from Canadian refineries.

Trailers: Miska Trailers 🍁

Name: Miska Trailers

Products: Various types of trailers in steel and aluminum

Manufactured In: Hamilton, Ontario

Where to Buy: Their website

Website: miskatrailers.com

Canadian Owned: It appears so

Miska manufactures superior quality utility trailers, at the most cost effective price, using the most innovative designs. They do not have dealers. This means the consumer buys trailers directly from the factory, at factory direct pricing.

Gasoline: Irving Oil 🍁

Name: Irving Oil

Products: Gasoline

Manufactured In: Saint John, New Brunswick

Where to Buy: 800 locations in Eastern Canada

Website: Irvingoil.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes

Irving owns the largest fuel refinery in Canada, located in Saint John, and operates gas stations throughout Eastern Canada.

Auto Accessories: Flo 🍁

Name: Flo

Products: Chargers for electric vehicles, monitoring service for the chargers

Manufactured In: Shawinigan, Quebec

Where to Buy: Company website

Website: flo.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes, most likely

Though ownership isn’t entirely clear, Flo is owned by Quebec company AddEnergie, and produces charging stations for electric vehicles for the residential, business and commercial markets.

Maybe buy a Solo and a Flo charger and you’ll get about as Canadian an electric vehicle experience as you can find.

Parts: IDEAL Brake Parts 🍁

Name: IDEAL Brake Parts

Products: Brake pads and drum shoes

Manufactured In: Guelph, Ontario

Where to Buy: Brake distributors

Website: idealbrakeparts.com

Canadian Owned: Yes

Available across Canada, IDEAL Brake parts offers coverage for 99% of vehicles on the road today. From small passenger cars to heavy duty trucks, and 3 industry leading formulations available, you’ll be sure to find the IDEAL pad for your vehicle. All IDEAL brakes are asbestos-free with many components sourced from the greater Toronto area. IDEAL Brake Parts are made by ABS Friction, a Canadian family-owned company and brake industry leader for over 20 years. They truly believe in one of our most important mottos: BORN, MADE, STAYED, in CANADA!

Automotive Accessories: Clek 📈

Name: Clek Inc.

Products: Car seats

Manufactured In: London, Ontario

Where to Buy: Online or various retailers

Website: clekinc.ca

Canadian Owned: Part of Magna International, publicly-traded Canadian company

Though it isn’t obvious on the surface, research shows that Clek is owned by Magna Aftermarket, which is part of the Magna conglomerate based in Aurora, Ontario.

Clek makes several different models of high-tech baby and child safety seats that purport to offer best in class safety, convenience and style.

Vehicles: ElectraMeccanica 📈🍁

Name: ElectraMeccanica

Products: Electric vehicles

Manufactured In: China

Where to Buy: Reserve on company website

Website: electrameccanica.com

Canadian Owned: Yes – publicly traded but controlled by the Canadian management team

When’s the last time you heard of a Canadian car company? ElectraMeccanica is based in Vancouver, and about to start mass-producing the Solo, an electric commuter vehicle that sells for under $20K (pre-tax). As of April, they had an order book of $2.4 billion – the total value of orders for the Solo and Tofino (a forthcoming 2-seater roadster) that have been placed.

Accessories: Silverwax 🍁

Name: Silverwax

Products: Car care products

Manufactured In: Quebec City, Quebec

Where to Buy:  Online, Canadian Tire and other retailers

Website: silverwax.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes

Silverwax produces a variety of care products for cars, motorcycles and RVs. We believe their line of products available online is more extensive than you can find at retailers, so if you’re looking for a specific product, check online!

Car Rental: Location Sauvageau 🍁

Name: Location Sauvageau

Products: Vehicle rental

Headquartered In: St-Raymond, Québec

Where to Buy: 40 locations throughout Quebec

Website: sauvageau.qc.ca

Canadian Owned: Yes

Location Sauvageau not only rents the usual cars, SUVs and trucks, they also rent specialty vehicles, such as bucket trucks, refrigerated vans, etc., more geared towards businesses with unique needs.