Stories & News | Whataburger (press release)

2022
April
27,
2022
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
During Teacher Appreciation Week from May 2-6, teachers across Whataburger’s communities can enjoy a free breakfast item from 5:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. with presentation of a teacher school ID. Thirty teachers in Whataburger’s communities who were nomina...
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April
04,
2022
| 15:00 PM America/Chicago
April 4, 2022 – When pharmacist Charles Alderton invented Dr Pepper in Waco, Texas, nearly 150 years ago, he probably never imagined his creation would be enjoyed by millions of people around the world – much less that it would become a fan-favorite ...
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April
04,
2022
| 15:00 PM America/Chicago
April 4, 2022 – Want to add a little spice to your morning favorite? The new Whataburger Spicy Honey Butter Chicken Biscuit offers fans everything they know and love from the classic Honey Butter Chicken Biscuit plus a little spice.The Build: Whatabu...
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April
04,
2022
| 15:00 PM America/Chicago
April 4, 2022 – What happens when tangy slaw meets a double bacon and cheese Whataburger? The Whataburger Southern Bacon Double – an all-new burger with the goodness of a southern backyard BBQ!The Build: Whataburger Southern Bacon DoubleThis limited-...
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March
31,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
March 31, 2022 – It was only a matter of time before Whataburger answered the call of fans in the Atlanta area. This fall, Atlantans will finally have the chance to sink their teeth into Whataburger’s big flavors and fresh ingredients served up with ...
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March
14,
2022
| 08:36 AM America/Chicago
March 14, 2022 – Whataburger has hired Elena Kraus as its new Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer. Kraus is a seasoned executive with more than 30 years of in-house legal experience at Walgreens Boots Alliance, the parent company of Walg...
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March
02,
2022
| 17:22 PM America/Chicago
March 3, 2022 — Whataburger is coming to the state of Kansas! A restaurant opening at 8420 W 135th St in Overland Park on Monday, March 7, at 11 a.m. will be the first in the state.The new restaurant will be the third Whataburger in the Kansas City a...
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February
17,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
The wait is over. The first Colorado Springs Whataburger will open on Wednesday, Feb. 23, at 11 a.m. at 1310 Interquest Pkwy.“We’re excited to bring Whataburger’s big flavors, fresh ingredients and original recipes to Colorado,” said William Tamminga...
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February
14,
2022
| 10:35 AM America/Chicago
Feb. 10, 2022 — Fun and games is serious business at Whataburger, where the very best teams from across the country compete for medals  – and big money – at the company’s WhataGames biennial event, hosted in Houston March 24-26, 2022.WhataGames tests...
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February
01,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Show your sweetheart just how much you love them this Valentine’s Day with pieces from our new WhataWedding collection.The new WhataWedding collection includes new t-shirts as part of an on-going collaboration between Whataburger and Tumbleweed TexSt...
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2021
December
16,
2021
| 16:14 PM America/Chicago
The Whataburger Basketball Tournament, hailed by USA Today and Sports Illustrated as one of the nation’s premier high school basketball holiday tournaments, returns to North Texas from Tuesday, Dec. 28 through Thursday, Dec. 30.The Boys Orange Divisi...
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December
01,
2021
| 08:37 AM America/Chicago
December 1, 2021 — Whataburger has served big, fresh hamburgers for more than 70 years, and we’ve served the communities where we do business for just as long.As part of that community support, Whataburger announces the launch of the Whataburger Feed...
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November
18,
2021
| 09:22 AM America/Chicago
Whataburger has plenty of options for you to deck the halls and wear your Whataburger pride with a new line-up of seasonal items. Let us help you knock out your whole holiday gift list at our online Whatastore.Break out the newest Whataburger holiday...
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November
12,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
The wait is over for Kansas City-area super fans. On Monday, Nov. 15, at 11 a.m., Whataburger will open the doors to its first Kansas City-area restaurant at 1450 N.E. Douglas St. in Lee’s Summit. A second Whataburger will open on Monday, Nov. 29, at...
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November
01,
2021
| 14:53 PM America/Chicago
SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 27, 2021 -- Whataburger has been recognized with countless awards over the years: Everything from the Texas Treasure to the Best Burger to Best Late-Night Hangout to Best Customer Service.Now, thanks to a survey of its Family Member...
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October
05,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Whataburger and Tumbleweed TexStyles have partnered on an exclusive t-shirt paying tribute to educators on Teacher Appreciation Day—the Whatateacher t-shirt. This new stylish and comfortable t-shirt celebrates the pride of teachers with a nod to one ...
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September
27,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
For the sixth consecutive year, Whataburger and the Houston Texans are teaming up to raise money for the Houston Food Bank in the fight against hunger. The partnership will help provide support for local school programs, as many households continue t...
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September
23,
2021
| 10:28 AM America/Chicago
Igloo and Whataburger, two Texas originals for more than 70 years, are partnering up to serve fans an all-new Whataburger Playmate Elite cooler and Fanny Pack cooler bag. Both Igloo and Whataburger, founded in 1947 and 1950 respectively, are celebrat...
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September
15,
2021
| 07:30 AM America/Chicago
Whataburger calls its annual tradition of honoring its legacy while giving back to the communities it serves Orange Spirit Week. This year, in honor of its 71st anniversary, Whataburger partnered with Feeding America® to help provide more than 3 mill...
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September
01,
2021
| 16:10 PM America/Chicago
Alabama State UniversityHelping Hornets Achieve by Tackling Student Food InsecuritySeptember 1, 2021Whataburger is proud to partner with Alabama State University to provide enhanced access to food products and toiletries through the opening of the Al...
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August
16,
2021
| 08:45 AM America/Chicago
Whataburger and Academy Sports + Outdoors have launched an exclusive line worthy of a Texas-sized summer celebration: the first-ever Magellan Outdoors x Whataburger co-branded apparel.Breathable short-sleeved woven fishing shirts, long-sleeved lightw...
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August
10,
2021
| 10:41 AM America/Chicago
Whataburger announced plans to open Kansas City area restaurants in Missouri and Kansas earlier this year. Today, Whataburger unveiled a plan to expand in the region through KMO Burger; a new investor-led franchise group that includes Super Bowl MVP ...
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August
04,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Whataburger calls its annual tradition of honoring its legacy while giving back to the communities it serves Orange Spirit Week. This year, in honor of its 71st anniversary, Whataburger is partnering with Feeding America® to help provide at least 2.5...
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July
15,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
It was only a matter of time before Whataburger answered the call of fans in the greater Memphis area. 2022 will be the year.Known for serving up a little fun alongside its famous burgers and extraordinary customer service, Whataburger plans its firs...
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May
04,
2021
| 07:45 AM America/Chicago
Whataburger may be best known for its delicious, made-to-order burgers, but for thousands, it has also served up opportunity through its restaurant career path and scholarships for employees. Today, with the announcement of a national partnership ...
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April
14,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
It was only a matter of time before Whataburger answered the call of Colorado Springs fans. And now feels just right. By year-end, Coloradans will finally have the chance to sink their teeth into Whataburger’s big flavors and fresh ingredients served...
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2020
December
28,
2020
| 14:30 PM America/Chicago
Dec. 28, 2020 – Whataburger’s long-requested Spicy Chicken Sandwich was such a hit when we introduced it in September, we’ve decided to keep it around a little longer. And now it’s even better (if that’s even possible!). The sandwich, described by so...
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December
28,
2020
| 14:30 PM America/Chicago
Dec. 28, 2020 – You asked, and we listened. Whataburger’s BBQ Bacon Burger is back for a limited time, bringing classic backyard flavors to your favorite burger. The BuildThe BBQ Bacon Burger has three slices of savory bacon, smoked cheddar and Monte...
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December
27,
2020
| 15:05 PM America/Chicago
A winning partnership between Whataburger and the Dallas Cowboys has scored $200,000 to help The Salvation Army of North Texas provide brighter futures for local students. Guests at Whataburger’s more than 180 restaurants across the Dallas-Fort Worth...
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November
30,
2020
| 16:42 PM America/Chicago
December 1, 2020 6.5.0 ...
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