A combined Burger King-Tim Hortons would rank a solid third in global sales at restaurants among fast-food companies:

A combined Burger King-Tim Hortons would rank a solid third in global sales at restaurants among fast-food companies:

Name2013 sales, in billionsMcDonald's$89.1Yum Brands42.5Burger King/Tim Hortons23.0Subway19.6Starbucks19.0

SOURCE: Technomic. Yum Brands' total includes sales at KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. Totals are systemwide sales, including both company-owned and franchised restaurants.