industry headlines

May's Teriyaki a Hit at KFC Hawaii

2008-08-11 The state's sole franchisee, KFC Hawaii, debuted the May’s Teriyaki Chicken Sandwich with so much success it plans to continue May's menu additions.

America's Worst Restaurants For Kids Revealed

2008-08-04 Eat This, Not That! authors grade 43 national chains; 6 receive an "F."...

Chip Makers Settle Calif. Suit

2008-08-04 Four potato chip makers promised to slash levels of cancer-causing acrylamide in products over three-year period.

Kentucky Fried Chicken Offers Free Hot Wings

2008-06-30 KFC offers free hot wings in communities with temperatures topping those in Hell, Michigan.

KFC to Sell Political T's

2008-06-18 As election season heats up, KFC challenges Americans to choose a side.

KFC Celebrates Black Music Month

2008-06-03 KFC hosts a contest for musicians and supports the nonprofit organization Little Kids Rock.

Yum! Brands Appoints Eaton President of KFC, USA

2008-06-03 Yum! Brands Inc. announces the appointment of Roger Eaton as president of KFC USA.

KFC Canada Makes Animal Welfare Improvements

2008-06-02 KFC Canada pledges to improve its animal welfare standards and the treatment of chickens purchased for its restaurants.

KFC Unveils Smoky Chipotle Crispy Fried Chicken

2008-05-28 KFC is adding its third fried chicken flavor to the menu--Smoky Chipotle Crispy.

Yum! Recognizes Top Suppliers

2008-05-09 Yum! Brands and the Unified Foodservice Purchasing Co-op recently hosted their ninth annual STAR Awards gala to honor top suppliers to the system.