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Popeyes Franchisee Raises $485K for Muscular Dystrophy

2012-04-05 Sailormen, Inc. Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen “Appetite for a Cure” program continues to be a huge success.

Popeyes Turns 40 in Style

2012-03-16 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc., invites guests to help celebrate 40 years of flavorful good cookin’ with a deal that c...

Bower Promoted to President of U.S. at Popeyes

2012-03-08 AFC Enterprises Inc., the franchisor and operator of Popeyes restaurants, announced that U.S. chief operating officer Ralph W.

Popeyes Serves Butterfly Shrimp for Lenten Season

2012-02-29 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises, celebrates this Lenten season with the return of its Butterfly Shrimp, available for a limit...

Popeyes Gets Wicked With Garlic Pepper

2012-02-01 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen brings back Wicked Chicken with a twist this February with all new Garlic Pepper Wicked Chicken.

United Capital Lends $42 Million to Popeyes Franchisees

2012-01-27 United Capital Business Lending, a national business lender specializing in franchised restaurant finance, announced today that it will allocate $42 m...

Popeyes CMO Lynch Promoted to Chief Global Brand Officer

2011-12-19 Convinced that great tasting food requires slow, careful preparation, in 2008 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises Inc., embarked ...

Top 3 Trends from Biggest Q3 Calls

2011-11-17 Quick-serve companies wrapped up their quarter earnings calls and investor meetings earlier this month, paving the way for the final fiscal term of 20...

Forget the McRib; Popeyes' Crawfish LTO is Also Back

2011-10-31 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen kicked off its third-annual Crawfish Festival last week, a campaign that one company executive likens to McDonald’s McRib LT...

Popeyes Gets Fishy With Return of Crawfish Festival

2011-10-25 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen gets festive this fall with the return of its Louisiana-inspired Annual Crawfish Festival, going three years strong.