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Burger King Enters Colombia

2007-12-13 The first restaurant is expected to open during the first half of 2008 in Medellin. Additional restaurant openings in Medellin and Cali are scheduled during the next two years.

The Whopper Turns 50

2007-12-06 BK's flagship menu item will be immortalized at Madame Tussauds wax museum today in New York City as part of its birthday celebration.

Burger Launches Diversity Campaign

2007-12-05 The "Real People, Real Success" campaign shines the spotlight on BK’s diverse employees, suppliers, and franchisees.

Jacomino Chosen for BK Latin American Growth

2007-11-06 Burger King appoints Armando Jacomino, who originally began with the company as a Miami crew member in 1970, to president of the company's Latin America region.

Burger King Corp. Enters Mobile Entertainment Market

2007-10-05 Teaming with Mobliss, the company will launch completely branded games for customers' mobile devices.

Burger King Agrees To Restrict Advertising to Kids Under 12

2007-09-12 Burger King has joined the Council of Better Business Bureaus's Children's Food and Beverage Advertising Initiative. New Kids Meal offerings are also in the works.

Burger King Reports 4Q Profit

2007-08-25 Burger King Holdings Inc. posted a fourth-quarter profit Friday versus a loss a year earlier, fueled by strong late-night and breakfast sales and flashy marketing.

Burger King Corp. Names Four New Senior VP's

2007-07-26 Burger King Corp. announced senior leadership appointments as the company positions itself to meet aggressive global growth targets in fiscal 2008.

Burger King Names New SVP of Global Business Intelligence and Strategy

2007-07-11 Mike Kappit has been named senior vice president of global business strategy at Burger King and will report directly to Russ Klein, president gobal marketing, strategy and innovation.

Burger King Begins Trans Fat Free Rollout

2007-07-06 Burger King Corp. announced that the company has begun the rollout of a trans fat free cooking oil to its restaurants in the United States.