Burger King has a global chain of hamburger fast food restaurants. It is owned and operated by its parent company Restaurant Brands International. Burger King was founded in 1954. The company is currently headquartered in Miami, Florida, and is the second largest fast food hamburger chain in the world. The company operates across 15,000 locations and serves more than 11 million customers daily in approximately 79 countries and territories worldwide. Many of its restaurants are stand-alone locations offering dine-in seating and drive-thru services.
The company is working towards a 100% franchised business model and currently, approximately 99% of all locations are privately owned and operated by its franchisees.
- Industry: QSR
- Holding Company: Restaurant Brands International
- Lease Structure: NNN
- S&P Bond Rating: B+
- Website: http://www.bk.com/