ANN ARBOR, MICH. – Domino’s Pizza has opened a store in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, its first one in the country. Vietnam Food & Beverage Service, a subsidiary of the Imex Pan Pacific Group (IPP Group), is the master franchisee.

“Opening our first store in the largest city in Vietnam gives us excellent entryway into this growing economy,” said Michael Lawton, chief financial officer and interim executive vice-president of Domino’s Pizza International. “We have an excellent master franchisee who has the knowledge and skills needed to grow our brand into the leader in the market.”

Domino’s now operates in 67 global markets and nearly half of its global retail sales come from international stores.