||A Message from Burger King Holdings, Inc.
The BURGER KING® system operates more than 12,000 restaurants in all 50 states and in 73 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. Approximately 90 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. In 2008, Fortune magazine ranked Burger King Corp. (BKC) among America's 1,000 largest corporations and in 2010, Standard & Poor's included shares of Burger King Holdings, Inc. to the S&P MidCap 400 index. BKC was recently recognized by Interbrand on its top 100 "Best Global Brands" list and Ad Week has named it one of the top three industry-changing advertisers within the last three decades.
Shareholders may request a printed copy of the company's complete audited financial statements free of charge by calling the company's Investor Relations line at (305) 378-7696, by writing to the Investor Relations Department at 5505 Blue Lagoon Drive, Miami, Fla., 33126 or by requesting it through the Investor Relations Services "Information Request" link on this page.