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KFC Keeps Sunday Traditions Alive

2011-03-16 Kentucky Fried Chicken is launching a new 10-piece 10 Buck Sunday Bucket Deal and to promote this offer, KFC is offering 11 choirs across the country ...

KFC Sauceless Wings Prompt Search for Wet-Wipe Use

2011-01-06 The history of hot wings is saucy, stain-filled, and sticky, but KFC is rewriting history by showing you can have the taste without the mess.

Win a KFC Scholarship Through 140 Characters or Less

2010-11-18 KFC is taking the application process for its KFC Colonel’s Scholars program to the “Twitterverse” with a Web 2.0 spin.

Historic KFC Stores Close in the Name of Hunger

2010-10-06 Corbin, Kentucky, and Salt Lake City stores converted into “World Hunger Relief Kitchens,” serving free meals to in-need residents from local shelters.

KFC Packaging Goes Green

2010-09-30 Chain's consumer-reusable food container was recently honored as a winner in the 2010 Greener Package Awards. ...

Popeyes Announces Taste Test Victory Over KFC

2010-08-25 Chain claims that its Spicy and Mild Bonafide bone-in fried chicken was the favorite in a national taste test against KFC Original Recipe fried chicken. ...

KFC Gives Foundation Its Biggest Donation Ever

2010-08-25 Susan G. Komen for the Cure accepts $4.2 million check that KFC was able to provide because of its “Buckets for the Cure” campaign.

It’s a Big Bucket of KFC Chicken

2010-08-16 Company intends to break the world record for largest-ever serving of fried chicken. ...

SBA Adds KFC to Its Franchise Registry

2010-08-03 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.

Watch Your Employees: KFC Lures 'Two-Timers'

2010-07-15 Company offers free Doublicious sandwiches to employees of other fast food chains.