A Premier Impulse Purchase Retailer

Who We Were? International News

Established in 1994 international news was a high profile retailer of tobacco, newspapers, magazines, lottery, beverages and confectionery.

Who We Have Become? INS Market

Next generation INS Market has arrived. We are the most modern instant gratification store on the market. Our focus is on providing all customers with the largest selection of beverages and snacks in demand on a daily basis with an increasing focus on a healthier, better for you snack component.

Our concept will meet needs and exceed expectations through branded, traceable, reliable products and services at a value price point.

What We Do?

  • Beverages
  • Coffee
  • Nutritious bars
  • Better for you snacks
  • Chips
  • Ice cream
  • Tobacco
  • Transit tickets
  • ATM machines
  • Postal service
  • Sandwiches
  • Grab ‘n go items
  • Phone accessories
  • Dry cleaning depots
  • Stationary
  • Flowers
  • Magazines
  • Lottery
  • And more...

Where To Find Us

INS Market has close to 200 stores internationally

  • Transit
  • Malls
  • Office complexes
  • Colleges & universities
  • Street locations
  • Hotels
  • Hospitals

An additional 20-30 stores are planned per year including possible acquisitions.

How We Look

The New Look Of INS Market

Recently Opened

  • UBC, Student Centre, Vancouver
  • 225 North Michigan Ave., CTA, Chicago
  • Washington Blue Line, CTA, Chicago
  • Union Station Metrolinx, Toronto
  • New Oakville Hospital
  • 300 Slater, Ottawa
  • 110 O'Connor, Ottawa

What’s Coming Next

  • Metropolis, BC
  • Edmonton City Center, AB
  • 2 St. Clair, Toronto
  • Vaughn Mills, Vaughn
1 Yonge Street

The New Use

The sale at retail of a wide variety of hot and cold beverages, by way of example; juices (fresh and bottled), pop, water, milk and smoothies, coffee and tea, regular, organic and gluten free snacks (bulk and single serve), by way of example nuts, pretzels, chips, cakes and pastries, protein bars and powders and vitamin supplements, confection including chocolate bars, ice cream, gums, candy, mints and rolls, pre-packaged sandwiches, salads, dips and pasta salads, fresh fruit (single serve), eggs and bread, transit tickets, souvenirs, lottery tickets, health and beauty products, greeting cards, telephone cards, postal supplies, office supplies, flowers, mobile devices and accessories and the services of; Western Union, ATM, postal outlet, dry cleaning depot, and as ancillary, the sale at retail of tobacco and non tobacco related products i.e. electronic cigarettes, newspapers, magazines and novels.

Our Commitment

To our customers

  • We will provide our customers with the value they deserve, through fast, friendly, courteous service.
  • We will offer quality products in clean, well-merchandised stores, serviced by trained, well-groomed uniformed sales associates.

To our franchisees

  • At INS Market we recognize the need to support our franchise partners and together with our acquired experts deliver a business opportunity that has been detailed to meet the needs of the individual location.

Franchise Profile

Stores will typically range in size from 150 to 1000 square feet. INS Market has expert design and merchandising professionals to complete all store design and has a coast-to-coast contractor network to ensure professional, on time, on budget construction.