McDonald’s has over 31,000 restaurants in 118 countries. The Oak Brook-based chain employs over 1.5 million people worldwide. If you like to see these type of figures represented cartographically, Princeton provides.
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About David Burn

Co-founder and editor of AdPulp. I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. I worked for seven agencies in five states before launching my own practice in 2009. Today, I am head of brand strategy and creative at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.


  1. is it a coincidence that it looks like a military targeting map?

  2. Actually, I think it looks more like one of those maps the CDC uses to track pandemics.

  3. Did i miss that tiny, tiny arrow that illustrates the targeted flow of that tiny o-so-licious aroma and flavoring source ?