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Popeyes Franchisee Acquires 37 Restaurants

2000-05-24 Interfoods of America Inc., the Miami-based Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits franchisee, acquired of 37 Popeyes restaurants in Mississippi and Louisiana.

Interfoods to Acquire 71 Popeye's

2000-05-19 Interfoods of America Inc. has entered into a purchase agreement to acquire 71 additional operating Popeye's Chicken & Biscuits stores for an undisclosed price.

Popeyes Offers Cajun Fried Turkey in Honor of Thanksgiving

2000-05-12 Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits will once again offer consumers an opportunity to "spice up" their traditional Thanksgiving meal with the purchase of a Cajun Fried Turkey from participating Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits restaurants.

Popeye's Franchisee Announces Record Revenue

2000-05-10 Interfoods of America, Inc., the Miami-based Popeye's Chicken & Biscuits franchisee announced its second quarter results for the quarter ended March 31, 2000.

Popeye's Announces 1Q Results

2000-05-05 Interfoods of America Inc.

Popeyes Opens in South America, Europe

2000-05-05 AFC Enterprises announced December 2 that Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits has signed two development agreements for expansion in South America and Europe.

Popeyes Starts Cajun Cafe Concept

2000-05-05 Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits announced December 2 the expansion of its stable of Cajun concepts with the opening of the Popeyes Cajun Cafe™ at Southlake Mall in Atlanta.

Popeyes Sponsors NASCAR Team

2000-05-05 Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits announced February 22 that it has entered into a six-race NASCAR Busch Series primary sponsorship association with driver Rich Bickle and Bickle/Smith Motorsports.

Popeyes Hires New VP

2000-05-05 Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits, the worldwide leader in the Cajun segment of the restaurant industry, today announced the hiring of franchise industry veteran J.A. Archer as Vice President--Development Services.

Popeyes Surpasses $1 Billion Annual Sales Mark

1999-12-20 Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits, the world's second largest quick-service chicken chain, has achieved annual sales in excess of $1 billion dollars for the first time in the history of the company.