Global Franchises

Delice Confectionary Founder Jalel Ghayaza Goes Global

Delice Confectionary is a successful Dubai-based franchise operating in several countries, including a branch at Harrods' in London.

Kareem Chehayeb

What You Need to Know Before Taking a Job in a Foreign Country

It's thrilling to be offered a job overseas but check if you can drink the water there and if the housing allowance will afford you better than the hostel.

Oliver Roll

Friday the 13th and Other Unlucky Numbers From Around the World (Infographic)

If you do business globally, here's a look at several numeric superstitions you might want to avoid.

Lauren Covello

Papa Murphy's, Wingstop Expanding Franchises to the United Arab Emirates

Two U.S. restaurant franchises, Papa Murphy's and Wingstop, announced plans this week to expand in the Middle East, starting with the UAE.

Kate Taylor

Top 10 Global Franchises for 2012

Our list of top global franchises knows no borders

The Top Global Franchises of 2011

Franchising is exploding in international markets, from Latin America to Asia to Europe and beyond. Here's a look at the franchises leading the worldwide expansion, along with insight on how to succeed on the global stage.

Six Tips for Taking Your Franchise Global

Is your goal world domination? Here's advice on how to make your business concept a success outside the U.S.

Despite the Slowdown at Home, U.S. Franchises Expand Abroad

Many American franchises are not only surviving the recession but thriving in it by expanding their operations globally.

Jason Daley

Expanding Your Franchise

It works in Phoenix, but will it fly in Toledo? Learn the here and there of expanding a regional concept.

Lindsay Holloway