Fifty years later: The tale of the KFC business deal

In 1964, former Gov. John Y. Brown Jr. and a group of investors paid $2 million to Kentucky Fried Chicken’s Col. Harland Sanders for his legendary chicken business and his secret recipe of 11 herbs and spices. Today, KFC, owned…
KFC’s Festive Feast Returns Just in Time for the Holidays

This Eight-Piece Meal with a Sweet Treat is Perfect for Frenzied Families this Holiday Season Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  ‘Tis the season for shopping, baking, decorating and caroling, so who has time to make dinner? Good news — KFC’s popular Festive…
The Colonel’s real secret of KFC’s success

Louisville-based Yum! Brands is not exactly a household name, but its brands are: KFC, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut. Together they form the world’s largest fast food company. In global terms, the flagship brand is good old KFC, which is an…
KFC Introduces New $10 Weekend Buckets

Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  For the first time ever, KFC is offering $10 Weekend Buckets – 10 pieces of freshly prepared chicken for only $10. The limited-time-only offer kicks off on Saturday, Oct. 12 and is available every weekend through Nov.…
KFC Upgrades Snacking for On-the-Go Consumers with Introduction of Go Cup

Value and Portability: Go Cups Include Choice of Chicken, Potato Wedges for Only $2.49 Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Life has never been more hectic and today’s on-the-go consumers are hungry for a better way to snack. Today, KFC has officially upgraded…
KFC Gives Bite-Sized Chicken a Hot and Spicy Kick

100 Percent Whole White Breast Meat Bites are Seasoned in a Hot and Spicy Marinade Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Last summer, KFC changed the game for bite-sized chicken with its phenomenally successful introduction of Original Recipe® Bites. Barely a year later,…
KFC Drops Colonel, Bones in New Restaurant Concept

KFC has Panera envy. The fried chicken kingpin, eager to tap into a younger, more upscale customer, is about to test a Millennial-friendly store next month – serving the likes of fresh salads and flatbread sandwiches – near its headquarters…
KFC Announces Availability of Li’l Bucket Kids Meals

Kid-Sized Menu Item Means Good Taste, Good Deeds, and Good Fun Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  This March, KFC introduces a meal that is sized just for their Li’ttlest fans, KFC’s Li’l Bucket Kids MealsTM. Packaged in a kid-friendly version of KFC’s…

As Official Sponsor of Couchgating, KFC Invites Armchair Quarterbacks Everywhere to Become Couchgate Hall-of-Famers KFC Partners with ThePostGame.com on an Innovative Athlete and Celebrity Video Series  Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  There’s watching the game and then there’s “couchgating,” the act of…

Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Now available at KFC are Chicken Littles, the new snack-sized sandwiches that are big in KFC taste, but at the little price of just $1.29 each. The new and improved KFC Chicken Littles pay homage to the…

Brand Brings Taste of World-Famous Original Recipe to Bite-Sized Chicken Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  In what the brand is calling its biggest product launch since Kentucky Grilled Chicken®, KFC today introduced Original Recipe® Bites. The new menu item is bite-sized chicken…

Blockbuster, Bunless Sandwich Returns-With a Hot and Spicy Twist-March 12th, 2012 Toronto, Ontario  (RestaurantNews.com)  Behold, Canada. KFC reveals its new hot and spicy Zinger Double Down sandwich on Monday, March 12th – available while supplies last. The new Zinger Double…

Random Tweets and Facebook Posts will Direct Fans to Secret Ways to Win Free KFC Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Everyone loves a good secret, especially when it’s fresh. To celebrate the freshness of its world-famous chicken, Kentucky Fried Chicken is letting…

KFC has discovered an unpublished “food autobiography” of the company’s founder, Colonel Harland Sanders, hidden in the company’s Louisville archival storage facility for the past 40 years. The original autobiography provides an authentic look into the life of the world’s…