Burger King

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Burger King Adds Wisconsin and Chicago Locations

2008-06-12 Largest African-American franchisee will grow to 50 stores by year end of 2008.

Burger King Adopts RepliWeb Deployment

2008-06-04 Burger King implements worldwide application sharing platform based on standardized applications and IT infrastructure.

Have It Your Way Donates to Give Kids The World

2008-06-02 The Have It Your Way Foundation, the charitable arm of the Burger King brand, donates $300,000 to Give Kids The World.

Burger King Offers Extended Hours

2008-05-30 Beginning June 5, 2008, U.S. restaurants will be open until 2 a.m. or later Thursday to Saturday.

BK Debuts Indy Double Whopper

2008-05-16 Scratch-and-win and virtual games are also part of the chain's promotion of the upcoming Indiana Jones film.

Burger King Gets New SVP of North American Operations

2008-05-06 Gladys DeClouet succeeds Dave Gagnon, who announced his intention to leave the company at the end of the fiscal year.

Burger King Offers Branded Mobile Game

2008-04-24 The BK City game is supported by a variety of national carriers and available exclusively for download by texting “KING” to 90210 for a monthly subscription fee of $2.99.

Fast Food Named One of the Fastest Growing Industries

2008-04-21 According to the 2008 BrandZ Top 100 Most Powerful Brands, the industry category continues to be one of the fastest growing in terms of brand value growth, rising by 27 percent over last year.

New Angus Burgers at Burger King

2008-04-03 The Steakhouse and the Loaded Steakhouse Burger feature 100 percent Angus beef and 'premium' toppings.

Burger King–Branded Greeting Cards on the Horizon

2008-03-18 Kansas City–based Andrews McMeel Publishing will develop a line of greeting cards featuring Burger King mascot, the King.