KFC

Company intends to break the world record for largest-ever serving of fried chicken.

Perhaps the biggest splash so far this year in the quick-service sector came in April when KFC’s Double Down, a breadless “sandwich” that features melted cheese, bacon, and sauce between two chicken filets, made its national debut.  

Addition to the Franchise Registry will help expedite the process for new and existing KFC franchisees to obtain loans through the SBA to launch or expand their businesses.
Company offers free Doublicious sandwiches to employees of other fast food chains.

Nine of 10 brands studied by American Customer Satisfaction Index show an increase in satisfaction between 2009 and 2010.

July 2010

Advertising Age recently ran a hilarious peek into the future called “The Most Influential Brands of 2090,” which you can read here. This got us...

KFC will treat 100 fans in each state to a free lunch in honor of its new “So Good” global ad launch.
June 2010

For generations, Americans embraced the traditional dayparts of breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and quick serves fell into line with menu offerings and hours that respected the standards of the day.

Due to extreme popularity, KFC will keep the bunless Double Down chicken sandwich on its menu past the promotion's original end date of May 23.
May 2010

In the May 2010 issue of QSR, Yum Brands CEO and chairman David Novak was selected as one of the quick-serve industry’s Top 10 Most Innovative People. Novak has been at the helm of one of the world’s largest quick-service companies for the last six years and has made broad...

The new KFC Yum Center is slated to open this fall in downtown Louisville.
And its for a good cause. Find out what issue has the brand transforming its buckets, headquaters, and the Kentucky capitol.
The KFC Double Down, a sandwich with two chicken filets that take the place of bread, is receiving poor reviews from health experts, but raving reviews from consumer taste buds.
New bunless sandwich, with two chicken filets, two pieces of bacon, two melted slices of Monterey Jack and pepper jack cheese, and Colonel's Sauce, will roll out April 12.
April 2010

On February 2, 2008, Auntie Anne’s hosted Free Pretzel Day at all of its U.S. outlets. For a six-hour window, consumers could enter any Auntie Anne’s location and receive a free pretzel. The promotion had some in the quick-service industry wondering what...

April 2010

For 15 years, developers at KFC tinkered with the business formula that was established by founder Colonel Sanders, a formula that drove the chain to the top of the chicken quick-service segment: selling fried chicken. Times had changed, and the brand was attempting to respond to consumer demand...

Kentucky KFC's bronze bust of the Colonel was stolen in January, but was recently recovered by police who will be rewarded with $500 worth of Kentucky Grilled Chicken.
Chain adds three athlete spokesmen to promote new branded athletic grips—which promote KFC's new Boneless Filet Box.
The supply chain services company has worked well for two of KFC's regional franchisee associations.
KFC Hawaii's “My Funny Valentine” promotion will provide 12 couples with romantic, three-course meals.