Becoming a household name in the U.S. is no small feat. But brands with international aspirations wont be satisfied until they are recognized around the world. Check out our list of the 200 top global franchises to find opportunities as varied as the four corners of the Earth.
Only companies seeking new franchisees outside the U.S. and with a minimum of five open international locations were considered for this ranking. To compile our list, we started with each companys 2015 Franchise 500 scorebased on objective, quantifiable criteria including system size, growth and financial strength and stabilitythen adjusted to give extra weight to international size and growth.