History of The Flag Shop Victoria
The Flag Shop Victoria, is a locally owned and operated retailer of flags and custom textile products. The shop has been located in downtown Victoria for over 30 years. The Flag Shop Victoria was established in the mid 1980â€™s by the Braverman family under The Flag Shop brand based in Vancouver. In 2010, The Flag Shop and Echotex brands were consolidated under the umbrella of Textile Image Inc.
The Victoria shop was established in 1988 and became the first franchise in 1995. The shop transferred in 2009 to a local family and shortly thereafter operated as an independent store until it closed in the fall of 2012. Paul Servos and Maggie Rennick (Tactix Leadership Inc.) re-established The Flag Shop Victoria franchise on Canadaâ€™s National Flag Day - February 15, 2013. The franchise expanded in 2016 to include all of Vancouver Island.