What are some facts one should know about food hubs like Dominos, Subway, Pizza Hut, McDonalds, etc.?

What are some facts one should know about food hubs like Dominos, Subway, Pizza Hut, McDonalds, et… by Himakar Reddy

Answer by Himakar Reddy:

  1. Each year, McDonald’s buys 3.4 billion pounds of potatoes. No Wonder they sell around 9 million pounds of french fries every day. So far they sold nearly 4 Trillion fries.

  • McDonald’s Corporation is the largest owner of retail estate property in the world.

  • The smallest McDonald’s restaurant is only 492 square feet. It is in Tokyo, Japan. and the largest McDonald’s restaurant is over 28,000 square feet and is located in Beijing.

  • McDonalds has its own Hamburger University to train their employees.

  • McDonald’s spends more than $1 billion a year on direct media advertising in USA.

  • Utah resident David Whipple forgot about a paper-wrapped McDonald’s hamburger in his coat pocket that he bought in 1999. When he found the burger 14 years later, it had hardly decomposed.

  • McDonald’s operates more playgrounds than any other private entity in the United States and is the largest distributor of toys in the world.

  • Paris is the only place in the world where the McDonald’s arches are white instead of golden.

  • They are so big, they created a shortage of Chicken supply in USA when they  first introduced their Chicken Nuggets in 1979. To compensate the shortage they introduced McRibe with pork.

  • In Germany, they sell beer.

  • They introduced McPizza in 1989 but had to discontinue because they felt it takes too much time to cook.

  • They have a Big Mac Museum

  • Top 10 busiest stores are all in Hong Kong

  • McDonald's uses 250 million lbs of tomato sauce each year.

  • McDonald's has a branch where people can SKI-IN

Sources :  Mirror.co.uk, Business Insider, google search.

Edit :

  • McDonald's in Sedona, Arizona is probably the only store in USA with a Turquose Arches. The local Development community wanted all the stores to match the natural landscape. The franchise owner must be happy to get free promotion everywhere. 😀

Thank you Harneet for sharing the link.

What are some facts one should know about food hubs like Dominos, Subway, Pizza Hut, McDonalds, etc.?

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