Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises Inc., is bringing back Popeyes Zatarain's Butterfly Shrimp, a celebration of two iconic New Orleans brands that includes eight succulent shrimp, Cajun fries, biscuit, and Lemon Garlic Dipping Sauce for only $4.99 available through July 28.
In 2002, Sailormen Inc., the largest domestic Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen franchisee, established a partnership with the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) and began planning a course of action to raise funds for the cause.
Eleven years and $4 million later, it has proved to be an enormous success.
Sailormen Inc., Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, and the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) announced today that the 2013 “Appetite for a Cure” program and the Sailormen Inc., Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Golf Classic have raised more than $670,000 to help support those affected by neuromuscular disease.
Though research and development used to be an old boys’ club in the limited-service industry, the tables are slowly starting to turn.
As quick serves and fast casuals expand their gender horizons both in the C-suite and beyond, more women are leading R&D efforts and bringing their unique viewpoint to the menu-creation process.
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, offers Rip'n Chick'n – tenders cut into pull-apart strips that are easy to rip and dip – from April 1 through April 28, served with Cajun fries, buttermilk biscuit, and Ranch Dipping Sauce for just $3.99.
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises Inc., recently presented its annual franchisee and supplier awards at its worldwide conference held in San Diego. During the meeting, the company recognized top operators in the areas of marketing, operations, development, and leadership. Also honored at the meeting were a Vendor of the Year, Supplier of the Year, and a Distributor of the Year.
Employee theft may not be many brands’ No. 1 challenge in the ever-tenuous economic environment, but it’s a threat that exists in many forms. And quick serves across the industry are doing something about it, with the help of biometric point-of-sale systems.
Popeyes Louisiana Chicken announced that CSE was its 2012 Supplier of the Year.
CSE is a 33-year-old branded merchandise agency specializing in promotional products, uniforms, name badges, awards, large-format printing, and fulfillment.
Every year at its annual convention, Popeyes Louisiana Chicken selects one supplier that exceeds expectations in customer service and overall dedication to the Popeyes brand.
“We are honored to receive this award,” says Tom Savio, president and CEO of CSE.
For Popeyes Louisiana Chicken, 2012 seemed to be a year of fours: four straight years of same-stores sales increases; four years of traffic increases; and four years of outperforming both quick-serve chicken concepts and the quick-service industry as a whole in terms of domestic same-store sales.
But last year meant more to the brand than just a four-year positive streak; it also proved to be a year of growth by almost every other measure.