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Rick's Rant

Six months ago, if you asked random Canadians on the street what they thought about Tim Hortons, the vast majority of them would probably say positive things. In this country we’ve always had time for Tim Hortons. So it is inconceivable that suddenly Tim Hortons is front and centre in the debate on how companies treat minimum wage employees. I would say that the guy who built Tim Hortons is spinning in his grave except he’s still very much alive. That would be Ron Joyce Sr., the genius that built the Tim Hortons empire—an iconic brand that most Canadians felt reflected Canadian values. That’s Ron Sr. Do not confuse him with Ron Jr.

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