MIAMI, May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Burger King Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: BKW) invites guests in Las Vegas and Sacramento to discover why TASTE IS KINGSM from the comfort of their home or office as the BURGER KING® brand expands the BK® Delivers program. With as many as six participating restaurants in Sacramento and eight more in Las Vegas, guests can now enjoy their favorites, like the WHOPPER® sandwich and hot, crispy fries, delivered to the address of their choosing.
"BK® Delivers is already performing well in New York, Miami, Houston, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco Bay Area and greater Washington, D.C. As its popularity has grown, we have seen an increasing demand for the program in other markets," said Alex Macedo, President of North America, Burger King Worldwide, Inc. "Las Vegas and Sacramento have some of our most loyal guests and the BURGER KING® brand is excited to offer them the opportunity to enjoy the food they love, delivered to them in the comfort of their home, dorm or office."
BK® Delivers allows guests in the delivery zone to customize and order their BK® favorites simply by visiting BKDelivers.com from a computer or mobile phone or by calling toll free to 855-ORDER-BK (855-673-3725). Guests receive hot food that is hot, and cold items that stay cold, thanks to BK® proprietary thermal packaging technology, all without leaving the comfort of their home or office. Best of all, the system remembers guests' orders for simple, one touch ordering with each subsequent order.
BK® Delivers currently has four live delivery restaurants in the North Las Vegas area serving Spring Valley, Summerlin, Cannon Gate, the Lakes, Rancho Oakey, Paradise, Whitney, Winchester and Downtown. BK® Delivers plans to continue to expand during the next few months to eight restaurants to serve South Las Vegas, including Enterprise, Rhodes Ranch, Silverado Ranch, Henderson, Gibson Springs and Green Valley. In Sacramento, BK® Delivers serves Southwestern & Southeastern Sacramento, Elk Grove, Stockton, Valley Hi, North Laguna, Florin and Arden-Arcade. Through the next few months, BK® Delivers plans to continue to expand to six restaurants to serve West Sacramento, Rosemont, Citrus Heights and Roseville.
There are a wide variety of markets in which guests and franchisees have shown tremendous interest in receiving BK® Delivers. The company is looking to expand and would like its guests to have input on its direction. For those guests whose cities aren't mentioned above, that would like to know when BK® Delivers comes to them, please visit BKDelivers.com and log your zip code to let the BURGER KING® brand know where you live; then simply add your email address to get alerts once BK® Delivers arrives in your area.
BK® Delivers is currently available in New York, Miami, Houston, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco Bay Area and greater Washington, D.C. It has shown wide scale traction since its inception, including the ability to attract and maintain loyal customers with an amazing loyalty program that offers up FREE sandwiches and exciting news about the BK® Delivers program.
With a minimum food order of $10, guests can choose from a wide variety of established favorites, as well as popular new limited time menu items. These include the brand's signature WHOPPER® sandwich, as well as the Original Chicken Sandwich and its line of real fruit smoothies. Orders can be placed during delivery operating hours of 11 a.m. until 10 p.m. Delivery must be to a physical address that falls within a delivery zone of a participating restaurant. Delivery times and prices vary by location.
Please visit BKDelivers.com to see the complete menu or for a list of participating restaurants.
ABOUT BURGER KING WORLDWIDE, INC.
Founded in 1954, BURGER KING® (NYSE: BKW) is the second largest fast food hamburger chain in the world. The original HOME OF THE WHOPPER®, the BURGER KING® system operates in over 13,000 locations serving more than 11 million guests daily in 88 countries and territories worldwide. Approximately 99 percent of BURGER KING® restaurants are owned and operated by independent franchisees, many of them family-owned operations that have been in business for decades. To learn more about Burger King Worldwide, please visit the company's website at http://www.bk.com/ or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
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