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Bird is the Word
Long an American staple, fried chicken today is getting more creative.
Hold the Bread
Who says sandwiches need bread? These carrier alternatives combine innovation and novelty to appeal to consumer interest.
Holding It Together
Packaging innovation in nontraditional venues drives change across the industry.
2013’s 7 Best Brand Stories
Marketing and product moves from these quick serves kept the industry buzzing this year.
Poultry Goes Premium
With sophisticated menu items, upgraded interiors, and a laser focus on the customer experience, the chicken segment is moving upmarket.
All the World’s Your Stage
An online presence can be a boon to business and give quick serves global appeal. But it also has the power to haunt them.
Africa: The Final Frontier?
With many international markets growing increasingly saturated with U.S. quick-serve brands, Africa could become the next growth target.
David Novak’s Global Vision
How the CEO and chairman of Yum! Brands is still dedicated to growing the world’s leading restaurant brand.
Popular Menu Proteins
Operators look to natural meat and meat alternatives to stand out from competitors.
Creating New Menu Classics
Sauce and spice flourishes give a new spin to comfort foods.
May's Teriyaki a Hit at KFC Hawaii
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
Eat This, Not That!
authors grade 43 national chains; 6 receive an "F."...
Chip Makers Settle Calif. Suit
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
KFC offers free hot wings in communities with temperatures topping those in Hell, Michigan.
KFC to Sell Political T's
As election season heats up, KFC challenges Americans to choose a side.
KFC Celebrates Black Music Month
KFC hosts a contest for musicians and supports the nonprofit organization Little Kids Rock.
Yum! Brands Appoints Eaton President of KFC, USA
Yum! Brands Inc. announces the appointment of Roger Eaton as president of KFC USA.
KFC Canada Makes Animal Welfare Improvements
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
KFC is adding its third fried chicken flavor to the menu--Smoky Chipotle Crispy.
Yum! Recognizes Top Suppliers
Yum! Brands and the Unified Foodservice Purchasing Co-op recently hosted their ninth annual STAR Awards gala to honor top suppliers to the system.
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