The Spanish franchisers Association (AEF) has submitted its annual report the Spanish franchise in the world. According to it, the national flags have increased their presence abroad: If in 2010 had 234 chains operating in 112 countries, currently are 242 brands that are distributed by the same number of markets, an increase of 3.4%. One of the most relevant aspects of the report is the significant growth that has occurred in the number of establishments operating connection to the previous year, at 9.7%, passing from the 10.186 which had in 2010 to current 11.178. When evaluating the results of this study, Xavier Vallhonrat, President of the AEF, believes that this trend, already irreversible to my understanding, is the result of good management of the Spanish franchisers face the current crisis that passes through Spain, and despite the limitations which, as a result of the same, may occur in the Administration supports. From the AEF we remain committed by the international development as one of the roads more robust for the future of our franchises. Sectors flying the flag in relation to the sectors that led the presence of Spanish franchises abroad, fashion continues to be the main reference. At present, there are 58 emblems of this activity which are planted 1 abroad more than in 2010, are divided by a hundred countries and a total of 2,774 establishments more 102 with respect to the previous study. Below is the sector of hotel and catering, with 40 flags the same as in 2010, installed in 48 markets 1 more than in the previous year and with a total of 1,161 local 4 more than in the past report. The third is again for the sector of specialty stores, with 31 franchises present in 35 countries, with 406 establishments; It is followed by the activity of beauty and aesthetics, that deserves a special mention by the increase do do do have experienced from year to year, since currently it has 24 strings outside? 7 more than in 2010?, divided by 24 Nations? 5 more? and with 585 points of sale? 363 more than in the previous study?.