The 10 Largest Restaurant Chains In America

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Dunkin doughnuts is on the verge of going public.

It’s the 6th biggest store chain in America as ranked by number of stores.

To give you some perspective, we’ve identified the rest of the heavy hitters, showing how big they are, how much money they make, and how fast they’re growing.

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title=”Taco Bell (Yum Brands)”
content=”Stock price YOY: +15.24 (37.84%)

System-wide sales growth 2010: 3%

2010 system-wide sales: $5.2 billion

Number of stores: Almost 6000″
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title=”Wendy’s (Wendy’s Company)”
content=”Stock price YOY: +1.16 (27.68%)

System-wide sales growth 2010: -6.5%

2010 system-wide sales: $3.4 billion

Number of stores: Over 6600″
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title=”Domino’s Pizza”
content=”Stock price YOY: +13.71 (112.29%)

System-wide sales growth 2010: 9.9%

2010 system-wide sales: $6.2 billion

Number of stores: Over 9,000 in 60+ countries



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title=”Dunkin’ doughnuts (Baskin’ Robbins)”
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2010 system-wide sales: $6 billion

System-wide sales growth 2010: 6.1%

Number of stores: 9,7000+



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title=”Pizza Hut (Yum Brands)”
content=”Stock price YOY: +15.24 (37.84%)

2010 system-wide sales: $10 billion +

System-wide sales growth 2010: 7.8%

Number of stores: 10,000+”
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title=”Burger King”
content=”Stock price YOY: N/A (Went private in 2010)

System-wide sales growth 2010: 2.3%

2010 system-wide sales: $9 billion

Number of stores: 12250+”
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title=”KFC (Yum Brands)”
content=”Stock price YOY: +15.24 (37.84%)

System-wide sales growth 2010: -8%

2010 system-wide sales: $15 billion+

Number of stores: 16,500+

Note: KFC accounts for 45% of Yum Brands Revenue ($34.2 billion+ in 2010)”
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title=”Starbucks”
content=”Stock price YOY: +15.24 (37.84%)

System-wide sales growth 2010: 8.7%

2010 system-wide sales: almost $11 billion

Number of stores: 16,863″
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title=”McDonalds”
content=”Stock price YOY: +16.13 (23.3%)

System-wide sales growth 2010: 4.4%

2010 system-wide sales: $77.38 billion

Number of stores: 32,400+”
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title=”Subway”
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2010 system-wide sales: $10.6 billion

System-wide sales growth 2010: 6%

Number of stores: 33,700+”
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title=”Like all your businesses big?”
content=”Check out The 15 Biggest Retailers In America>>
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