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Burger King’s biggest franchisee is cutting wages as fast-food workers demand hazard pay during the coronavirus pandemic

Kate Taylor | Mar 24, 2020 Burger King's biggest franchisee, Carrols Restaurant Group, is cutting workers' wages by 10% amid the coronavirus outbreak. Carrols, which operates about 1,034 Burger King and 65 Popeyes locations, emailed employees on Monday to inform them of the pay cuts. "One of the initiatives that we will be implementing is a temporary 10% pay reduction effective Monday March 30, 2020 from your gross pay," Jerry DiGenova, Carrols' vice president of human resources, wrote. "This is subject to applicable state minimum wage laws," the email added. "This was a difficult decision to come to, but while this will impact each of ...