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Colonel Sanders Was Lost, But Now He Is Found

2010-03-31 Kentucky KFC's bronze bust of the Colonel was stolen in January, but was recently recovered by police who will be rewarded with $500 worth of Kentucky Grilled Chicken.

KFC Asks Athletes to 'Get a Grip'

2010-03-04 Chain adds three athlete spokesmen to promote new branded athletic grips—which promote KFC's new Boneless Filet Box.

McLane Earns Two "Vendor-Of-The-Year" Awards

2010-02-06 The supply chain services company has worked well for two of KFC's regional franchisee associations.

Nothing Say Valentine's Day Like KFC

2010-02-04 KFC Hawaii's “My Funny Valentine” promotion will provide 12 couples with romantic, three-course meals.

Put Out Fires with the Help of KFC

2010-01-06 In promotion of new Fiery Grilled Wings, chain is sponsoring fire hydrants and fire extinguishers in public buildings across the country.

KFC Rolls Out NFL Promo

2009-10-28 $5 Madden NFL Box features choice of entree, side item, and 32-ounce drink for $5.

KFC Launches Value Menu Items with 'Float Thru'

2009-08-28 Nautical drive thru to sail on Lake Michigan during volleyball tournament.

KFC Hawaii Adds Local Flair

2009-08-24 May's Teriyaki Chicken, a Hawaiian staple, added to Famous Bowls.

KFC Announces Charitable Design Winners

2009-08-18 Winners of the chain's Chari-T's campaign designed shirts to benefit college scholarship fund.

Votes Are In, The Colonel Stays

2009-07-09 KFC's efforts to create a new icon for its grilled chicken menu prompted a strong response from consumers.