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Popeyes Has an Appetite for a Cure

2009-01-28 Popeyes franchisee offers cash-strapped consumers a deal and good deed.

Popeyes to Undergo Brand Transformation

2009-01-27 The chicken chain hopes its re-branding will be the key to Canadian growth.

Popeyes Adds 'Big Easys' to Menu

2008-10-27 The Big Easys line includes a red beans and rice bowl and crispy chicken sandwich.

Popeye's Awards Annual Brand Honors

2008-10-22 The company awarded its 2008 Gold Plate Awards as well as the Franchisee, Operator, Developer, and Marketer of the Year awards.

Popeye's Debuts On-the-Run Offerings

2008-09-30 The chain introduced Louisiana Travelers Nuggets and Tenders with new portable packaging.

Popeyes Joins Dine Out Fundraiser

2008-09-16 As part of the program, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen will contribute 1 percent of its sales in participating restaurants to fight childhood hunger.

Popeyes Repositions Entire Brand

2008-08-25 Company CMO says the new ad campaign, menu items, and logo emphasize the brand's Louisiana roots and culinary traditions.

Popeyes Selects New Advertising Agency

2008-06-30 Popeyes selects GSD&M Idea City as national creative advertising agency of record.

Live From the Floor: Wincor Aims to Create Competition in U.S. Quick-Serve Technology

2008-01-30 As the No. 1 POS provider in Europe, Wincor Nixdorf is probably the biggest technology solutions company that you've never heard of. Tad Shepperd, the company's vice president of U.S. retail, is ready to change that.

Popeyes Introduces Zero Trans Fat Biscuits

2007-05-30 Popeyes(R) Chicken & Biscuits announced the introduction of zero gram trans fat biscuits and one gram per serving French fries in its domestic restaurants.