industry headlines

New Indianapolis Unit is (LEED) Gold for KFC

2011-09-19 A KFC restaurant in Indianapolis was awarded LEED Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

KFC’s Olympics Search for Top Chicken Cook in SoCal

2011-08-30 Southern Californians don't have to wait until London 2012 to get their dose of Olympic competition. Beginning Wednesday, August 31, KFC Southern Cali...

KFC Wants Your Memories of Colonel Sanders

2011-07-26 KFC wants you … and your Colonel Sanders stories.

KFC Relaunches its Even-Bigger Grilled Chicken

2011-06-29 KFC, the world’s most popular chicken restaurant chain, is relaunching Kentucky Grilled Chicken (KGC).

KFC Has a New Chief ... of Chicken

2011-06-28 KFC has selected Aaron Person as the company’s first-ever chief chicken officer, a newly created position designed to serve as spokesman for the rollo...

Fast Food Closing in on Full Service in Customer Satisfaction

2011-06-21 The quick-service industry is closing the customer satisfaction gap standing between it and the full-service industry, according to a new study.

Henny Penny's a Star at KFC

2011-06-21 Henny Penny Corporation has been named a recipient of the YUM Brands STAR Award.

Canadians Get Another Dose of Double Downs

2011-05-28 Canada's most deliciously decadent and celebrated sandwich is back.

Signature Red and White Gets Green at New KFC

2011-04-26 While the newest KFC in Indianapolis features the brand’s familiar red-and-white design scheme, it’s the color green that is really going to have peop...

KFC Opens 400th Indonesia Restaurant

2011-04-19 Yum! Brands Inc. announced the opening of the 400th KFC franchise restaurant in Indonesia by its international division, Yum!...