Burger King

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BK's Big Adventure

2000-02-10 Burger King teaming up with Nickelodeon to offer a Burger King Big Kids Meal program featuring The Wild Thornberrys, the fictional family who treks the world in search of adventure.

BK Offers a New Whopper

2000-02-01 Burger King will offer for the first time ever a new bacon cheddar Whopper for five weeks, beginning Monday, Feb. 28.

Burger King Hires Pop Group

2000-01-20 Burger King Corporation announces an exclusive contract with the Backstreet Boys, which will include a CD and video offer.

BK Narrows Search for Headquarters

2000-01-11 Burger King Corporation announced January 20 that it has narrowed its list of potential sites for its world headquarters building to two sites in Miami-Dade County.

Burger King Recalls Pokemon Ball

1999-12-27 Burger King Corporation is voluntarily recalling the Pokemon balls included with Burger King kids meals.

Equity Comments on Pokemon Recall

1999-12-22 Equity Marketing, Inc. (Nasdaq: EMAK) issued on December 28 the following statement regarding Burger King Corporation's voluntary recall of Pokemon balls included with Burger King kids meals.

Burger King Issues Poster to Address Shortages

1999-11-22 Burger King Corporation (BKC) announced November 22 that it has produced a limited edition full-color Pokemon collectible poster, to address temporary spot shortages of toys.

Pokemon Coming to Burger King

1999-11-08 This holiday season, the rapidly expanding legions of Pokemon fans have new ways to satisfy their hunger.

BK Helps in Rural Communities

1999-11-05 Burger King Corporation and Restaurant Services Inc. plan to support a rural economic/business development plan initiated by J.L.Degraffenreid & Sons and the Mississippi Association of Cooperatives ("MAC").

QSRs to Aid in Hurricane Relief Effort

1999-10-05 National quick-service restaurant chains are reaching out to help victims of Hurricane Katrina in Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi.