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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.

$30 Worth of Coupons for $1 at Popeyes to Help MDA

2010-02-04 Sailormen Inc. conducting promotion at Popeyes across the Southeast to benefit Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Popeyes Wants Your Picture

2009-08-31 Popeyes is challenging consumers to a photo contest to promote its Bonafide wings.

Popeye's Reports Turn Around in Q1

2009-05-28 For the first time since 2006, the chicken company's global same-store sales for the quarter were positive.

Popeyes Pay Day Sees 'Overwhelming Response'

2009-04-24 The nationwide promotion featured eight pieces of Popeyes chicken for $4.99.

Annie Get Your Chicken

2009-03-30 Popeyes introduces a new national spokeswoman who isn't afraid to give it to consumers straight.