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Popeyes Opens 50th Canadian Store

2010-12-22 PopeyesLouisiana Kitchen opened its 50th Canadian restaurant on December 8, at 35 Harvard Road, Guelph.

Popeyes Sides with Coke, Dr Pepper for Beverage Offerings

2010-12-02 Popeyes announced multiyear agreements with two powerful marketing partners—The Coca-Cola Company and Dr Pepper Snapple Group—to implement a beverage ...

Popeyes Franchisee Turns to Maitre'D

2010-11-16 Posera-HDX, a hospitality software provider, announced that Sailormen Inc., Popeyes’ largest franchisee in the U.S., selected the Maitre'D Software Su...

Cajun Turkeys Take Flight from Popeyes

2010-11-15 Turkeys and trimmings are just around the corner.

Biggest Popeyes Franchise Sends $475k to MDA

2010-10-03 Sailormen Inc. raised money through in-store coupon book promotion, “Appetite for a Cure,” where customers purchased Popeyes coupon cards for a $1 donation.

Popeyes Chicken Sandwich is Free—For an Hour

2010-09-23 New Simple Chicken Sandwich will be given away on September 25 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. in more than 100 Texas restaurants.

Popeyes a Top Franchise for African Americans

2010-09-16 Chain's parent company, AFC Enterprises Inc., included among Black Enterprise Magazine’s "40 Best Franchises for African Americans.”...

Popeyes' 'Most Significant Marketing Push' Launches

2010-08-31 Chain rolls out advertising initiative highlighting its victory over KFC in a taste test.

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. ...

Popeyes Coupons Help Raise $362,000 for MDA

2010-03-19 Restaurants have been selling coupons worth more than $30 for $1 to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s Appetite for a Cure Campaign.