Burger King

Quick service brands enhance nutritional profile of favorite foods like pizza.
April 2014

Industry experts, nutritionists, and menu developers share ideas on how the industry can make classic fast-food dishes healthier.

Quick service restaurants roll out smart phone app payment options for customers

McDonald’s, Burger King, and Wendy’s all experimenting with mobile payments.

After four months of negotiations, auctions, and bids, a consortium of private equity firms, led by The Texas Pacific Group, bought the Miami-based burger chain for $2.26 billion.
According to sources close to the deal, Diageo is set to sell its ailing burger brand to Texas Pacific for more than $2 billion
Within the next 90 days, look for Burger King to move an estimated $250 million in ad accounts to Interpublic ad shops
Burger King's parent company is seeking bids in the $2.5 to $2.8 billion range in the upcoming second round auction
The success of Burger King's first Whopper brand extension sandwich has exceeded the company's initial expectations.
mySAP.com to serve as technology platform for Burger King Corporation's business operations
Dasburg-led group viewed as the strongest bidder in the contest for the world's second largest burger chain
Industry experts say the program could lead to cigarette-style health warnings on junk food
On June 3rd, Burger King restaurants nationwide will begin offering two new hamburger sandwiches—the BK Homestyle Grille and the BK Smokehouse Cheddar Griller
Novak, who replaces Kim Lopdrup, will report directly to Burger King CEO John Dasurg and head the U.S. developement team.
Promotion begins on the heels of record first quarter Big Kids Meal sales
Diageo's announcement is expected to drive up second-round bids for the #2 burger chain.
Announcement by Tricon CEO David Novak ends speculation that Burger King could possibly join Taco Bell, KFC, and Pizza Hut in Tricon's stable of quick-serve eateries
Burger King plans to turn over 55 company-owned stores to New Zealand's largest BK franchisee, Dennis Jones. As part of the deal, Jones will also oversee all new brand development and growth in the Australian market.
Association says Texas Pacific would be the best owners
Potential buyers may include Tricon Global
May sell out to local franchisee
PETA foots the bill for veggie burger giveway.
New FlexBroilers will cut down on food prep time at Burger King airport and travel center locations.