Business Insider - Each year, research company Kantar Worldpanel launches its Brand Footprint study, a global report in which it ranks the top 50 brands in the FMCG space.

The ranking is based on how many households around the world are buying each brand and how often, a metric Kantar Worldpanel calls "Consumer Reach Points."

The analysis covers 300 billion shopper decisions across 74% of the world's population and 15,000 brands in 44 countries.

Here are the top 10 brands in its latest ranking: 

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9. Knorr — owned by Unilever. Knorr’s stock cubes, flavor pots, and powder mixes remain popular the world over.

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