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KFC Launches Contest for Playground Makeovers

2013-06-05 In late March, KFC launched the Li’l Playground Makeover Facebook Contest and invited fans to enter to win makeovers for their local community playgro...

KFC Names Henny Penny Equipment Supplier of the Year

2013-05-29 Henny Penny Corporation, a leading designer and manufacturer of foodservice equipment, has been named Equipment Supplier of the Year for 2012 by KFC.

KFC Debuts New Original Recipe Boneless

2013-04-05 When nearly four in five servings of fried chicken in the U.S.

KFC’s Li’l New Menu Idea: Bucket Kids Meals

2013-03-28 This March, KFC introduces a meal that is sized just for its Li’ttlest fans: KFC’s Li’l Bucket Kids Meals.

KFC Doubles Down in South Africa

2013-03-26 KFC South Africa launched the iconic Double Down, the first all-meat burger with no roll.

KFC Adds the Gravy to Original Recipe Bites

2013-03-14 KFC is pairing its modern, grown-up Bites with a classic grown-up sauce to create the Original Recipe Bites with Dipping Gravy.

UFPC Renames Contracter Connection Division

2013-03-05 Dale Holden, senior vice president of Unified Foodservice Purchasing Co-op (UFPC), announced that UFPC Contractor Connection, a value-added services p...

QSR International Celebrates 100th Quiznos Unit in Ecuador

2013-03-01 QSR International, a 141-unit multibrand master franchise quick-service restaurant developer conducting business in 15 countries throughout Latin Amer...

KFC Franchisee Chooses MonkeyMedia Software

2013-02-15 MonkeyMedia Software, a provider of complete catering solutions for multi-unit restaurant operators, announces that Mitra QSR, a KFC franchisee, has s...

KFC Goes Home-Style with Chunky Chicken Pot Pie

2013-02-10 Featuring tender pieces of KFC's world-famous chicken, the Chunky Chicken Pot Pie is a combination of diced potatoes, green peas, and carrots in a hom...