One special thing that comes to mind when traveling is where to find your favorite food. Luckily, there are several fast food services around the world like KFC, Domino's Pizza, Mc Donald and Starbucks. Below are the 10 largest fast food chains in the world.
. 1 McDonald's Fast Food Company
This is the world's largest fast food chain with 35,000 stores in over 119 countries. About 68 million consumers visit McDonalds every day, which is above the British population.
McDonald's trademark is the Hamburger, which sells 75 pieces per second. Other main products include French fries, desserts, soft drinks and chicken sandwiches.
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In 1940, Maurice and Richard McDonalds started their business in San Bernardino, California. Currently, they employ over 1.7 million people. This international food chain is working with some entertainment companies that have become the largest toy retailer.
. 2 Kentucky Fried Chicken
This is the second largest restaurant in the world, founded in 1930 by Colonel Harland Sanders in Kentucky. His picture was used as her logo and in advertising for KFC. Today, they have 18,875 stores in over 118 countries. About 8 million consumers patronize KFC every day, and only in the US.
The recipe is still unknown as it is stored in Louisville, Kentucky. They throw away unsold chicken within 90 minutes to ensure its freshness. KFC's main products include popcorn chicken, various finger foods and chicken burgers.
. 3 Pizza Hut
The world's largest pizza delivery service is Pizza Hut. In the US alone, there are more than 6,000 restaurants and 5,139 stores in 93 countries. It was founded in 1958 by Frank and Dan Caney in Kansas.
Pizza Hut was the first company ever to deliver a pizza to the International Space Station (launched on the Soyuz spacecraft). Throughout the year, they used 300 million pounds of cheese from the processing of 360 million gallons of milk.
. 4 Underground
The subway operates in over 107 countries and has a total of 42,174 restaurants. The subway sandwiches have 38 million options for their customers. They deliver 7.6 million subway sandwiches every day. The number of sandwiches they make in a year is enough to trap the earth 14 times!
Subway's trademark is the submarine sandwich. Their products, however, differ in terms of on-site compliance. Other popular Subway products include Chicken Teriyaki, Roast Chicken, Subway Meltdown, Subway Club and Tuna.
. 5 Starbucks Coffee Company
The Seattle-based coffee company is the largest in the world. Starbucks has over 23,187 stores in 64 countries, and there are 12,973 stores in the US alone. Starbucks offers hot and cold drinks, snacks, beer and wines. They offer customers 87,000 beverage combinations.
Zev Siegl, Jerry Baldwin and Gordon Bowker are the founders of Starbucks in 1971. It's fascinating that since 1987, two new stores have opened daily. Starbucks uses 2.3 billion paper cups and 93 million gallons of milk per year.
. 6 Dunkin donuts
They have over 11,000 stores in 3 countries and serve mainly coffee and baked goods. The main products of Dunkin's donuts are sandwiches, baked goods, soft drinks and ice and hot drinks.
In 1950, in Quincy, Massachusetts, the very first business for Dunkin & # 39; Donuts opened and the company slogan was "American" running since 2006 on Dunkin & # 39 ;. Today, they offer coffee with thousands of different flavors and switched from PepsiCo to the Coca-Cola company they have been working with since 2012.
. 7 Burger King
This international hamburger chain has over 13,000 restaurants in 79 countries worldwide and is the third largest hamburger chain in the US. More than 1 million consumers visit the burger shop every day. Introduced in 1957, the Whopper Sandwich is the trademark of Burger King. Worldwide sales of the Burger King Whopper Sandwich exceed 1.9 million.
. 8 Papa Johns Pizza Company
In the US, Papa Johns is the fourth largest pizza service offering a total of 34 available services. There are 4,000 Papa Johns restaurants and 3,200 of them in the US. The very first restaurant was opened in 1984 by its founder John Schnatter in Indiana. The motto of the company is "Better Ingredients, Better Pizza".
Dad John was the first establishment in which pizza could be ordered online from the US. Today, net sales are $ 1.4 billion, with more than 205,000 workers employed.
. 9 Dairy Queen
Dairy Queen is available at 6000 different locations worldwide. In addition to the USA, the company operates in around 18 countries. In one state in Texas alone, more than 600 restaurants are in operation.
In 1940, John Fremont founded McCullough Dairy Queen, and the first store was in the state of Illinois, City of Joliet. The brand product of Dairy Queen was soft ice cream, and a picture like this is shown on the company logo. They also serve french fries, hot dogs, burgers, fried chicken and frozen treats.
10th Dominos Pizza Company
This company is the second largest pizza company in the US, leading the Pizza Hut in the first place. Dominos Pizza has a total of 10,000 stores in over 70 countries. Depending on the location of the store, there are different types of pizza crusts. Domino's main menus include oven-baked sandwiches, bread bowls and noodles.
They sell drinks made from Coca-Cola products. Although there are thousands of Domino stores in the US, their deliverers still drive one million miles a week. The busiest day for Domino's delivery is Sunday's Super Bowl, where millions of dominoes deliver pizza.