BURGER KING Restaurants of Canada Inc.

BURGER KING Restaurants of Canada Inc.

November 17, 2008 09:17 ET

BURGER KING® Offers the Royal Treatment This Holiday Season With BK™ Crown Cards

BK™ Crown Card gift cards a convenient way to share in the spirit of holiday gift-giving

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 17, 2008) -

Attention: Food Editors

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Canadians can now get a taste of convenient, hassle-free gift-giving this holiday season by purchasing BK(TM) Crown Card gift cards - the perfect gift for the BURGER KING(R) lovers on your list - at participating Shoppers Drug Mart and Pharmaprix locations across Canada.

Starting this festive season, Shoppers Drug Mart and Pharmaprix stores are now offering newly-designed, $10 CDN reloadable BK(TM) Crown Cards that can be used just like cash toward the purchase of favourite BURGER KING(R) menu offerings, redeemable and reloadable at any participating BURGER KING(R) restaurant throughout Canada or the United States.

"BK(TM) Crown Cards make holiday-shopping easy - it's a great way to treat friends and family to their favourite BURGER KING(R) meals," said Cameron Loopstra, marketing manager, Burger King Restaurants of Canada, Inc.

The BURGER KING(R) brand's HAVE IT YOUR WAY(R) philosophy allows BK(TM) Crown Card purchasers to select any amount to reload on their BK(TM) Crown Card, from a minimum of $5 to a maximum of $100 at participating BURGER KING(R) locations. As in the past, BK(TM) Crown Card gift cards can also be purchased at participating BURGER KING(R) restaurants in any denomination from a minimum of $5 to a maximum of $100."


The BURGER KING(R) system operates more than 11,600 restaurants in all 50 states and in 73 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. Approximately 90 percent of BURGER KING(R) restaurants are owned and operated by independent franchisees, many of them family-owned operations that have been in business for decades. In 2008, Fortune magazine ranked Burger King Corp. among America's 1,000 largest corporations. To learn more about Burger King Corp., please visit the company's Web site at www.bk.com.

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