A sign is posted in front of a Burger King restaurant on February 15, 2022 in Daly City, California.
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Restaurant Brands International on Thursday reported stronger sales at Burger King and Tim Hortons, joining the fast-food companies seeing a bump in sales as consumers look for more affordable options.
The results come after rival Yum Brands on Wednesday also reported stronger same-store sales at its Taco Bell and KFC chains. The company said it generally isn’t seeing a change in consumer behavior and that more premium menu items in the U.S. are proving popular.
And last week, McDonald’s said its U.S. same-store sales were fueled by stronger traffic and price…