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Burger King customers across the globe have been left baffled after receiving blank email receipts from the fast food chain.

The mysterious email-in-question is said to be sent from Burger King's main promotional marketing email address with no details inside. They appear to have been mass sent around midnight on 9 August.

People headed to Twitter in a state of confusion. Meanwhile, Burger King remained somewhat quiet; the chain is yet to release a full statement on the blunder.

One said: "Did something weird happen? Check Twitter. Fastest way to get an answer. For instance, I got a blank receipt from #burgerking and I was like, "Did I even order from Burger King?" Sure enough, so did everyone else lol."

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Another added: "Can’t wait for my mysterious late night ghost order? (I didn’t order anything)."

Pizza joint Domino's also chimed in on the action, joking: "Confirming we also ordered nothing from Burger King."




Some speculated that the emails could have resulted from a data breach. While it is unclear how many people the emails had reached, posts on social media indicate it could be by the thousands.

One Twitter user said: "Thought either I got hungry in the night, I’ve been hacked, or it’s a scam…"

Another added: "Was initially worried I was hacked or if it was a scam."

However, a representative for the fast food chain kept it short and sweet, telling The Vergethe emails were nothing more than a "result of an internal processing error."

Indy100 reached out to Burger King for comment.

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