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Bower Promoted to President of U.S. at Popeyes

2012-03-08 AFC Enterprises Inc., the franchisor and operator of Popeyes restaurants, announced that U.S. chief operating officer Ralph W.

Popeyes Serves Butterfly Shrimp for Lenten Season

2012-02-29 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises, celebrates this Lenten season with the return of its Butterfly Shrimp, available for a limit...

Popeyes Gets Wicked With Garlic Pepper

2012-02-01 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen brings back Wicked Chicken with a twist this February with all new Garlic Pepper Wicked Chicken.

United Capital Lends $42 Million to Popeyes Franchisees

2012-01-27 United Capital Business Lending, a national business lender specializing in franchised restaurant finance, announced today that it will allocate $42 m...

Popeyes CMO Lynch Promoted to Chief Global Brand Officer

2011-12-19 Convinced that great tasting food requires slow, careful preparation, in 2008 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises Inc., embarked ...

Top 3 Trends from Biggest Q3 Calls

2011-11-17 Quick-serve companies wrapped up their quarter earnings calls and investor meetings earlier this month, paving the way for the final fiscal term of 20...

Forget the McRib; Popeyes' Crawfish LTO is Also Back

2011-10-31 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen kicked off its third-annual Crawfish Festival last week, a campaign that one company executive likens to McDonald’s McRib LT...

Popeyes Gets Fishy With Return of Crawfish Festival

2011-10-25 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen gets festive this fall with the return of its Louisiana-inspired Annual Crawfish Festival, going three years strong.

Brand Transformation Scores Popeyes Big Honor

2011-10-19 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises Inc., will be featured as one of the 15 most relevant and successful brand refreshes in the p...

Popeyes Dip’N Chick’n Scores Big with Fans Online

2011-10-16 Recently, Popeyes launched its fourth limited-time offer of 2012—Popeyes new Dip’n Chick’n.