Archive for the ‘Burger King’ Category

Burger King Kicks off Weekend of Free Food Giveaways

February 2, 2012
Burger King Free Onion Rings Weekend

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With its “Free Onion Rings Weekend,” starting this Saturday, February 4th, Burger King becomes the latest in a long line of restaurants launching free food promotions in the days surrounding the Super Bowl.


Burger King Makes a Splash with New Stuffed Burger

January 12, 2011


Burger King Jalapeño & Cheddar BK Stuffed Steakhouse

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Burger King garnered lots of attention this week after announcing a national rollout for the chain’s first ever stuffed hamburger(more…)

Burger King Unveils Upcoming Breakfast Plans

July 20, 2010
BK Fresh Apple Fries

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Automated Trader today quotes a North American Burger King executive on the company’s plans to introduce a new BK Kids Meal for breakfast, as well as add entirely new dishes to the restaurant’s morning menu.


Burger King Launches Redesigned Food Packaging in Europe

July 7, 2010
Burger King New Packaging

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Burger King today unveiled newly designed product packaging to be used in all European markets by 2011.


Burger King Unveils New Toasted Ciabatta Bun Made with Whole Grains

June 23, 2010
Burger King Tendergrill Chicken Sandwich

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Burger King on Monday debuted its newest menu offering, a revamped Tendergrill Chicken Sandwich — now served on toasted ciabatta bread made with whole wheat flour.


Burger King Switches Focus from Value-Priced to Higher-End Items

February 22, 2010
Burger King A1 Steakhouse XT

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Burger King announced the nationwide rollout of its newest menu offering,  the Steakhouse XT line of premium hamburgers.

Though already available in select markets, the line — which consists of three hamburgers, each containing a seven ounce, seasoned ground beef patty on a bakery bun — should arrive in all U.S. and Canadian Burger King locations by the end of the month, according to an official news release issued by the company.

The line’s flagships sandwich, the Steakhouse XT, debuts at an introductory price of $3.99, which the Wall Street Journal notes is the most the chain has ever charged for a single-patty hamburger.


Burger King UK Promotes New Breakfast Menu with Showercam

December 21, 2009
Burger King Presents: Singing in the Shower

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Using information from an official press release, USA Today reported on Burger King UK’s latest digital campaign, “Singing in the Shower.”  As a way to promote their new sausage, egg, and bacon sandwich, “Breakfast in Bread,” the fast food chain has set up a website that offers clips of a 20-year-old London woman lathering up while crooning pop songs.


Men’s Health Puts Together Five Cheap and Healthy Lunches

December 18, 2009
Eat This, Not That!

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As part of their Eat This, Not That! feature, the editors at Men’s Health have compiled five lunches they claim are the best way to enjoy a fast food lunch that is both healthy and cheap.

Using an article from the print edition published earlier in the year, the magazine’s website suggests a combination of a side order, main entrée, and drink from five different quick-serve eateries in the United States, as well as lists an alternative lunch that’s comparably cheap, but drastically higher in either calories, grams of fat, or sodium.

The cheapest lunch suggested can be found at Taco Bell for $2.10.  Probably not surprisingly, the meal lowest in calories can be bought at Subway — a footlong, Oven Roasted Chicken Sandwich with yogurt and water totalling 405 calories.

All five meals can be found after the jump.