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2017 Top 100 Report: Intro & Overview

February 23, 2017 / TOP 100 ARTICLE Franchise Direct News and Notes, Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises, International Franchising
Annually, Franchise Direct takes a look at the some of the most well run and largest franchises in the world. Read to see how the 2017 ranking shook out. Read more.

2017 Top 100 Report: Regulatory News from Around the World

February 23, 2017 / TOP 100 ARTICLE Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises, International Franchising, Regulatory Environment
Over the past year, franchise regulations evolved around the world. Here's a deeper look at franchise regulation developments in the United States and Europe. Read more.

2017 Top 100 Report: International Franchising Notes

February 23, 2017 / TOP 100 ARTICLE Franchise Company Updates, Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises, International Franchising
Tips on taking a franchise international, along with first-hand experiences of what it’s like to operate in multiple countries from the perspective of two franchisors. Read more.

2017 Top 100 Report: Franchise Market Spotlight

February 23, 2017 / TOP 100 ARTICLE Market Trends and Stats About Franchising, International Franchising, Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises
An overview of 3 international franchise markets that pique the interest of American franchisors for one reason or another. Read more.

2016 Top 100 Global Franchises: Introduction

February 11, 2016 / TOP 100 ARTICLE Market Trends and Stats About Franchising, International Franchising, General Franchising Industry News, Franchise Reports and Whitepapers, Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises
Annually, Franchise Direct takes a look at the some of the most well run and largest franchises in the world. Read to see how the 2016 ranking shook out. Read more.

2016 Top 100 Global Franchises: Overview & Headlines

February 11, 2016 / TOP 100 ARTICLE Market Trends and Stats About Franchising, International Franchising, General Franchising Industry News, Franchise Reports and Whitepapers, Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises, Food Franchising
Read about the major story lines from the past year that make up the picture of the the 2016 Top 100 Global Franchises, including what led to the 1st change at the top since 2010. Read more.

2016 Top 100 Global Franchises: Newcomers & Honorable Mentions

February 11, 2016 / TOP 100 ARTICLE Market Trends and Stats About Franchising, International Franchising, General Franchising Industry News, Franchise Reports and Whitepapers, Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises
In this section, we look at the franchises that are making their first appearance in the Top 100 Global Franchises ranking, or narrowly missed the field for 2016. Read more.

2016 Top 100 Global Franchises: International Expansion & Looking Forward

February 11, 2016 / TOP 100 ARTICLE Market Trends and Stats About Franchising, International Franchising, General Franchising Industry News, Franchise Reports and Whitepapers, Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises
Central America seems to be a location franchisors are seeking to develop. Find out about 3 of its main markets, along with some general tips on expanding a franchise internationally here. Read more.

2015 Top 100 Global Franchises: Introduction

February 17, 2015 / TOP 100 ARTICLE International Franchising, Franchise Reports and Whitepapers, Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises
Annually, Franchise Direct takes a look at the some of the most well run and largest franchises in the world. Want to know how the franchises are ranked? Read on. Read more.

2015 Top 100 Global Franchises: Overview

February 17, 2015 / TOP 100 ARTICLE Franchise Direct Top 100 Global Franchises, International Franchising
The 2015 Top 100 Global Franchises ranking presented by Franchise Direct includes a vast and diverse set of franchises from around the world. Find out about them here. Read more.
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