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




30 Locations

Coast to coast


In annual in-kind and monetary donations to communities in need


In annual youth post-secondary scholarship granted


Seasonal jobs provided to youth across Canada

0 Violations

of corporate social responsibility zero tolerance violations


Gender pay equity achieved

5 Channel

Options for our customers:

  • Full service retail
  • Custom e-store
  • On location Shoppes
  • Pop-up retail
  • Call center


McCarthy branded product options stocked 12 months per year and access to thousands of other uniforms & related accessory products year-round