Burger King

McDonald’s Says $18 Big Mac Meal was ‘Exception’ After Social Media Buzz Exaggerates Price Increase

McDonald’s Says $18 Big Mac Meal was ‘Exception’ After Social Media Buzz Exaggerates Price Increase

McDonald’s denied the allegations suggesting that its Big Mac meal has doubled since 2019, stressing that last summer’s $18 Big Mac meal in a Connecticut store was an ‘exception’ compared to the average Big Mac price of $5.29 in 2024.

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Major Burger King Franchisee Rolls Out Kiosks To Replace Workers, Blaming California's $20 Minimum Wage

Major Burger King Franchisee Rolls Out Kiosks To Replace Workers, Blaming California's $20 Minimum Wage

A major Burger King franchisee is quickly rolling out digital kiosks to replace workers. He blames California's $20 minimum wage for it.

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Burger King Employee in Cleveland Held at Gunpoint By Customer Who Was Offered Discount: 'I Don't Know Why You Want to Pay More Money'

Video surveillance depicted an irate customer exiting his vehicle and aiming a firearm at 38-year-old Howard Vernon, who was attending to the drive-thru window.

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McDonald's Soon to Serve Draft Beer in South Korea

McDonald's is about to launch its experimental outlet in Seoul, South Korea, with draft beer. The fast-food giant has taken its first steps to introduce the concept of beer with hamburgers in Asia, having added this beverage long time back in its German, French, and Spanish outlets. If the Asian people embrace this concept, McDonald's is ready to open up two more similar outlets in Gangnam and Sinchon.

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Cage-free eggs for McDonald's in a decade

On Wednesday, McDonald's announced its plan to fully transition to cage-free eggs in the U.S. and Canada over the next 10 years. The all-time favorite fast-food restaurant will join the booming number of restaurants and food companies making the same commitment to meet consumer demand, reported by Chicago Tribune.

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McDonald's rejects Burger King's McWhopper peace deal

In celebration of International Day of Peace on September 21, Burger King is asking long-time rival McDonald's to team up and make a McWhopper that would feature the best of both fast-food companies' burgers.

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Buffett, a cheerleader for America, takes his checkbook abroad

Warren Buffett, in his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway Inc shareholders last year, called America "the mother lode of opportunity."

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Canada sees Burger King/Tim Hortons decision before Christmas

The Canadian government will decide before Dec. 25 on whether to approve the takeover by U.S.-based Burger King Worldwide Inc (BKW.N) of Canada's iconic coffee-and-donut Tim Hortons Inc (THI.TO), Industry Minister James Moore said on Friday.

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Burger King tests India waters, starts with 12 outlets

U.S. fast food chain Burger King Worldwide (BKW.N) will open about 12 outlets in India over the next 60-90 days, Rajeev Varman, chief executive of the hamburger chain's India unit said on Saturday.

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Buffett to help finance Burger King's acquisition of Tim Hortons

Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) chairman and CEO, Warren Buffett, is helping finance Burger King Worldwide Inc's (BKW.N) take over of Canadian chain Tim Hortons Inc (THI.TO), the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

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Burger King in talks to buy Tim Hortons

Burger King (BKW.N) is in talks to combine with Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc (THI.TO), a deal that would create a fast food powerhouse with a combined market capitalization of roughly $18 billion.

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Indonesian retailer Mitra Adiperkasa to sell stakes in pizza, burger chain

Indonesian retailer Mitra Adiperkasa said it will sell majority stakes in its Domino's Pizza and Burger King chains to keep its capital to develop its other franchises.

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American rapper Kanye West buys 10 Burger King outlets for Kim Kardashian

American rap superstar Kanye West is buying 10 Burger King outlets across the UK, France, and Italy for an undisclosed amount as a wedding present for fiancee Kim Kardashian.

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Blackstone appoints senior adviser James Carnegie to head Sydney office

Private equity firm Blackstone Group, which has yet to do an Australian deal, has appointed it senior adviser James Carnegie as the new senior managing director of its Sydney office. Carnegie will be replacing Paul Costello, who resigned last year.

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Mad Butcher owner takes stake in NZ Burger King patty supplier

Veritas Investments, the owner of the Mad Butcher business in New Zealand, is poised to spend $3.4 million in combined cash and shares to acquire a stake in the local Burger King patty supplier Kiwi Pacific Foods.

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