Our History

Founded in 1956, McCarthy Uniforms grew from humble beginnings as a provider of uniforms to faith-based schools in Toronto to Canada’s most storied uniform company, having served over 10 million Canadians across schools, workplaces and teams, coast to coast.

A few of the facts & figures we are proud of at McCarthy Uniforms include:

  • 10 million+ Canadians served since 1956
  • 3 major divisions: School, Workplace & Spirit
  • Over 300 employees
  • 30 locations, coast to coast
  • $500,000+ in annual in-kind and monetary donations to communities in need
  • $100,000+ in annual youth post-secondary scholarships granted
  • 200+ seasonal jobs provided to youth across Canada
  • 0 violations of corporate social responsibility zero tolerance violations
  • 100% gender pay equity achieved
  • 5 channel options for our customers: full-service retail, pop-up retail, custom e-store, call centre & on location shoppes
  • 16,000+ McCarthy branded product options stocked 12 months per year and access to thousands of other uniform & related accessory products year-round