Who doesn’t salivate at the thought of a juicy hamburger? The point is, there is hardly any food that’s more American. And capitalizing on that are many industries, from fast-food restaurants to cattle growers, to ketchup and mustard producers. But have you ever thought about the scope of the industries involved?
There are over 300,000 fast food estalishments in the United States. Fast food companies are feeding 25% of Americans daily and generate $178 billion dollars in revenue last year.
Americans spend approximately $150 billion annually on fast food. Doesn’t it make sense for us to take a little trip down memory lane and trace the history of what has become such an integral part of unhealthy lifestyles and our economy in general?
McDonald’s, a fast food chain that has often times been blamed for the growing weight issues in the United States, has locations all over the world with different menus in all of them. Here’s an infographic about some interesting menu items you might not have heard of here in the US. Some sound relatively healthy […]