Burger King

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Burger King, Farmer Negotiations Fail

2007-02-13 Burger King offers to send recruiters to Florida to help tomato farmers find jobs at its restaurants...

Burger King Declines Coalition of the Immokalee Workers’s Most Recent Proposal

2007-02-06 Burger King Corporation has rejected the Coalition of Immokalee Workers’s “penny per pound” proposal.

Burger King Testing Trans Fat–Free Cooking Oils in Units

2007-01-31 The company is on track to begin a national rollout of trans fat-free cooking oils by late 2008.

Burger King Announces Additional Debt Retirement

2007-01-26 The burger chain will retire an additional $25 million in debt on Tuesday, January 30,.

Burger King to Introduce Breakfast Value Menu

2007-01-19 Burger King's new breakfast value menu will debut in February and feature 10 items starting at $1 each.

Burger King to Enter Indonesian Market

2007-01-04 Burger King's first restaurant in Indonesia is scheduled to open in Jakarta in June 2007.

Burger King Comments on UK Kid Advertising Ban

2006-12-28 Burger King anticipates little impact to its earnings as a result of the ban on children’s advertising.

Burger King Expands to Japan

2006-12-15 The Burger King Corporation has awarded exclusive development rights for Japan to Burger King Japan Co. Ltd., a joint venture between Lotte Co. Ltd. and Revamp Corporation.

Burger King Partners with Sean "Diddy" Combs

2006-10-09 Burger King's support of the release of Combs's new album includes co-branded YouTube channel DiddyTV.

Burger King Announces Debt Retirement

2006-10-06 Since Burger King's May 18 IPO, the company has retired a total of $435 million in debt, reducing its debt level by more than 30 percent.