Interesting facts on McDonald’s Quick Serve Restaurants

Here are some interesting facts on McDonald’s business.

1. There are more than 34,000 locations making McDonald’s bigger than Burger King, Arby’s, Wendy’s and Taco Bell combined.

2. In 2012, McDonald’s opened up 1,400 new locations.

3. McDonald’s sells 13 billion servings of fries each year.

4. McDonald’s employs 1.8 million people world-wide.

5. McDonald’s spends $788 million on advertising or 2% of sales.

6. McDonald’s serves 63 million people a year.

7. McDonald’s sells more than 75 hamburgers a second.

8. McDonald’s hires around 1 million workers in the USA every year.

9. ¬†McDonald’s is the world’s largest distributor of toys – toys included in their happy meals.

10. Americans consume one billion pounds of beef at McDonald’s a year – the equivalent of 5.5 million cattle.