Canadian Tire collectibles website sold

Canadian Tire Collectors Club (CTCC) member and director Leigh Follestad, of Penticton, B.C., has acquired the Canadian Tire collectibles store from long-time owner Jerome Fourre, of Québec.

“I highly recommend Leigh and the professionalism that he brings to the future of CTCcollector,” said Fourre, who has been collecting for nearly four decades.

“Leigh has been a long-time numismatist, and with his dedication to collecting, his banknote collection is in the Guinness Book of World Records.

Follestad also recently launched a hobby store called “Just 4 Fun” in his hometown and online at

“Leigh owned a Canadian Tire Gas Bar for 10 years, so he is very familiar with Canadian Tire collectibles and is looking forward to taking the brand to new heights,” Fourre added.

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