Plant-based protein and clean-label products booming, reports Packaged Facts

Press Release Though the majority of Americans eat meat, trends throughout 2019 — from the launch of Burger King’s Impossible Whopper to skyrocketing shares of Beyond Meat’s blockbuster IPO — hint at the multi-billion dollar potential impact of plant-based products on the nation’s food and beverage market. According to The Organic and Clean Label Food […]

Burger King Canada launches $1.50 Original Chicken Sandwich promotion to celebrate Canada 150

Press release In honor of Canada 150, Burger King restaurants in Canada are turning up the heat on value with a $1.50 Original Chicken Sandwich deal. The promotion will be available at participating restaurants nationwide on July 1 and 2. The Burger King Original Chicken Sandwich is a classic menu item since 1979. The Original […]

Burger King and Tim Hortons release first comprehensive chicken welfare policies

Press release International farmed animal protection organization commends Canada’s leading restaurants for landmark chicken welfare standards Two of Canada’s largest quick-service restaurant chains, Burger King and Tim Hortons, have pledged to significantly reduce the suffering of millions of chickens in their supply chains. These commitments are the first of their kind in Canada and set […]

Restaurant Brands International Inc. agrees to acquire Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

Press release Transaction to add Popeyes, an iconic brand with rich Louisiana heritage and strong U.S. and international growth potential, to RBI Restaurant Brands International Inc. and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. announced today that the companies have reached an agreement for RBI to acquire Popeyes for $79.00 per share in cash, or $1.8 billion. The acquisition of Popeyes will add […]

New Angriest Whopper Sandwich with red bun debuts at Burger King restaurants

BURGER KING restaurants are unveiling the Angriest WHOPPER, a furiously delicious sandwich atop a fiery red bun, baked with hot sauce. The Angriest WHOPPER sandwich packs a punch in every infuriating bite with crispy angry onion petals, spicy angry sauce and zesty jalapenos piled high atop flame-grilled beef and layered with crispy bacon, melted cheese, […]