The sign is officially hanging outside the McDonald’s treehouse club headquarters: “No Burger Kings Allowed.” There will be no more Heinz ketchup at the Golden Arches, after a former Burger King executive signed on to run H.J. Heinz Co.Now that former Burger King Worldwide CEO Bernardo Hees made the move to run Heinz, McDonald’s wants nothing to do with the company’s condiment. Hees is also the vice chairman of the board of BK
McDonalds and Burger King are not BFF’s. And McDonalds has unfriended Heinz Ketchup because of it.
- McDonald’s to stop using Heinz ketchup because condiment company is run by former Burger King CEO (o.canada.com)
- ZeroHedge: McDonalds Drops Heinz Ketchup Due To Executive Rivalry (silveristhenew.com)