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Burger King finds horse DNA in Silvercrest burgers

"They promised to deliver 100% British & Irish beef patties and have not done so. This is a clear violation of our specifications, and we have terminated our relationship with them."

1st February, 2013
"This is a clear violation of our specifications, and we have terminated our relationship with them."

Burger King has issued full-page newspaper apologies in Britain after its investigations discovered trace levels of horse DNA in burgers produced by its former supplier Silvercrest.

The fast food chain said Silvercrest was using a non-approved Polish supplier - the same company identified by the Irish Department of Agriculture as the source of Silvercrest’s contamination issue.

"They promised to deliver 100% British & Irish beef patties and have not done so. This is...

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