Mc donalds and Burger King are two of the major burger selling brands which have extended their range and domain over the world. But often a comparison is drawn between these two burger chains. Here’s a look at some of the comparative figures:
Mc Donalds is traded as MCD whereas Burger King is traded as BKW which was formerly BKC. MCD was founded on May 15, 1940 in San Bernardino, California while BKW was founded in the year 1954 in Miami, Florida. Mc Donalds was founded by Richard and Maurice and Ray Kroc while Burger King was founded by David Edgerton and James McLamore.
Both these chains serve burgers, fries, chicken, soft drinks, milk shakes, salads and desserts apart from a breakfast meal. The total assets of MCD are US $32.98 Billion while that of Burger King are US $5.564 billion. The total number of employees at MCD is 34248 while that at Burger King is 1800000.
The most popular items of MCD include French fries, Snack wrap, Mc GangBang, Happy meal and cheesy delight whereas on the other hand, the popular items of Burger King are Mega Mac, BK Croissan’Wich, Whopper Sandwich, BK Chicken fries and Suicide Burger. Overall Mc Donalds seems to be doing a better job but still Burger King isn’t too far behind.