Advertisement

Topic: Burger King

Burger King Japan Comes Out With the Blackest Black Burger Yet

Hello darkness, my old friend

Want a burger to match your soul? Burger King Japan's black burgers may fit the bill. The Kuro Burger—translation, "black burger"—and deluxe sibling the Kuro Diamond Burger don dark trimmings, including…

Warren Buffett’s Underwear Brand Comes Clean About Corporate Taxes

We pay our fair share, pleads Fruit of the Loom’s website

Fruit of the Loom, the homespun brand that’s been making our underwear since 1851, wants you to know, America, that it’s paying its fair share of taxes. That’s according to an…

Pitch Fills Its Top Strategy Role

Sara Bamossy comes from Saatchi

Pitch has reached into the Torrance, Calif. office of Saatchi & Saatchi to fill its top strategy role.  Sara Bamossy is the shop's new chief strategy officer, filling a vacancy left…

Hector Munoz Rises to CMO at Popeyes

Fast-food vet used to work for Burger King

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen has named Hector Munoz as its new chief marketing officer, after he served as vp of marketing for the New Orleans-based restaurant chain. Munoz will report to Popeyes'…

Burger King's Canada Move Really Ticks Off Twitter Users

Tax debate sinks brand favorability

So Burger King might be heading to Canada to catch a tax break, eh? That's not sitting well with Twitter users, per new data from SponsorHub. The fast-food brand—fresh off a…

Burger King Is Getting 380 Tweets Every Minute for Chicken Fries

Underscores how 'bring back' strategy is all about social

If you've ever wondered why Burger King, McDonald's and KFC consistently "bring back" shelved menu items (respectively, Chicken Fries, McRib/Shamrock Shake, the Double Down "sandwich") for a limited time, the…

Burger King Pulled Pricey Twitter Ad When Robin Williams News Broke

Real-time reaction to Hollywood tragedy

When Robin Williams' sudden passing began circulating in social media early Monday evening, Burger King marketers quickly placed a call to Twitter headquarters to pull a Promoted Trend. The national ad,…

Unwitting Star of Burger King's 'Blow Job Ad' Finally Lashes Out at the Company

Likens treatment of her image to rape

UPDATE: BK has responded to this story. Scroll down for more. Five years after a famously suggestive Burger King ad ran in Singapore, the woman who appeared in it—without her permission,…

In Pitch, Project Gets a Shop That Works on Big Brands

Clients include Burger King, Pepsi

In its acquisition of Pitch, niche holding company Project: WorldWide gets another small agency but one that works on big brands. Pitch's largest account is Burger King, for which it creates…

DTAC’s Thailand Baby Video Goes Viral

Tech marketer tries emotional spot

Thailand mobile phone company DTAC struck gold this week on the Adweek/VidIQ top 10 chart with its sob-inducing "Power of Love" spot. The two-minute clip—which is new to the chart…

Advertisement