Burger King is today one of the largest retail chains in the word and employs over 300.000 people in more than 11.200 restaurants in 61 countries. The last years Burger King has opened two restaurants every day and serves daily more than 2.1 billion flame broiled burgers. James McLamore and David Edgerton opened the very first Burger King Restaurant in Miami in 1954 with the ambition of offering high quality food at a reasonable price with fast service and in clean, pleasant surroundings.
King Food AS, owned by Umoe Catering AS, has had the franchise rights for Burger King in Norway since 1988, when the first restaurant opened in Oslo. Today, King Food AS operates 32 restaurants in Norway and four in Sweden. King Food employs close to 1000 people, with a high proportion of youths. Our purpose is true to the founders of Burger King: To offer high quality fast food at a reasonable price in clean and pleasant surroundings. At the same time, we aim to take the best possible care of our employees. King Food as is also devoted to being a leading franchisee within Burger King and, naturally, being a good investment for our owners.http://www.burgerking.no