Popeyes Brings Back ‘IDK’ Meal

Starting Tuesday, July 19th, Popeyes is bringing back its IDK Meal (I Don’t Know Meal) to restaurants nationwide. With this launch, Popeyes continues to be the only major brand in the quick service ...

QSR Magazine
July 19, 2022

Popeyes, Uber Eats offer ‘Dunkable Meal’ deal amid NBA pla...
Dining - Travel

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen and Uber Eats are teaming with professional basketball players for a special half-off Most Dunkable Meal deal through April 17. Popeyes, a division of Toronto-based Restaura...

April 13, 2022

10 Biggest Fast-Food Launches of 2021

Major players rolled out significant updates to their menus this year. Some were iconic limited-time offers, and others were lasting changes that will transform the customer experience for years to co...

Eat This, Not That!
January 6, 2022

A Look Back at 2021’s Best Celebrity Partnership Meals
Dining - Music - Sports

If you’re a fast-food brand, there is no end to how you can surprise and delight customers: entice restaurant patrons with toys and collectibles (but you’d better make them sustainable); introduce...

January 6, 2022

What’s Driving the Merch Opportunity at Restaurants?
Dining - Fashion

P.F. Chang’s last week became the latest retailer to open an online retail store. Cracker Barrel, Waffle House, In-N-Out Burger, Margaritaville and Planet Hollywood are among food establishments tha...

December 17, 2021

5 Partnerships That Made Beautiful Music in 2021
Attractions - CPG - Dining - Finance - Influencers

Music partnerships have been all the rage this year, with artists and music companies collaborating in categories that include CPG, dining, toy brands and more to engage fans in new and exciting ways!...

Abby Calcara
December 7, 2021

Megan Thee Stallion Is Now a Popeyes Franchise Owner in an Ext...
Dining - Music

Megan Thee Stallion has quite a few branded endorsements under her fashionable belt, but her latest deal has to be the most entrepreneurial of them all. On Thursday, legacy fast food chain Popeye’s...

October 14, 2021

KFC is Not Advertising its ‘Finger Lickin’ Good’ Chicken...

Fried-chicken chain KFC would like to advertise its breaded tenders on television but is opting not to because there’s still not enough chicken, especially of the boneless variety, to go around. Am...

September 8, 2021

Popeyes Says Goodbye to Chicken Wars as Their New Game Changin...
Branding - Dining - Press Releases

  MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Popeyes® announces its new Chicken Nuggets are now available in restaurants in Canada, the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Fans of Popeyes® can now enjoy the same incredi...

Faisal Hussain
July 28, 2021

Chicken Nuggets Set to Return to Popeyes

Popeyes has not had Chicken Nuggets on its menu since 2012, though it has since offered Popcorn Chicken as part of a meal deal. The nuggets were earlier tested in some markets in Arkansas, Connecticut...

Nation's Restaurant News
July 13, 2021

Be True To Your QSR: McDonald’s, Popeyes Go National Wit...

First-ever loyalty programs from Popeyes and McDonald’s come amid a rise in consumer engagement with such offerings in the QSR space. On Thursday, McDonald’s will expand a test of MyMcDonald’s ...

July 8, 2021

McDonald’s to Launch Loyalty Program in July
Dining - Tech

McDonald’s will launch its first-ever loyalty program nationwide on July 8 after months of testing. The fast-food giant joins rival chains like Restaurant Brands International’s Popeyes and Yum B...

June 22, 2021

Popeyes Launches Their First Loyalty Program

Today, Popeyes unveils its first-ever loyalty program, Popeyes Rewards, to give their devoted loyal fans another reason to love that chicken from Popeyes. As a brand rooted in Southern hospitality and...

June 17, 2021

From McDonald’s to Chipotle, Restaurants are Doubling Down o...

Fast food and fast casual chains are betting on the staying power of drive-thrus — even as the pandemic subsides. Particularly in the early stages of the pandemic, restaurants struggled as indoor di...

Modern Retail
June 15, 2021

Chicken Sandwich Wars Pay Off For KFC and McDonald’s

Better late than never. KFC’s and McDonald’s belated entries into the chicken sandwich wars look to be paying off for the two fast-food chains. Yum Brands executives told analysts on Wednesday t...

April 30, 2021

Smashburger Enters Chicken Sandwich Wars with Spicy New Entran...

Smashburger is jumping into the white hot chicken sandwich craze. The national burger chain on Monday announced its newest menu creation: the Scorchin’ Hot Crispy Chicken Sandwich. The spicy sandw...

Yahoo! Finance
April 22, 2021

The 10 Fastest Growing Food Chains in the U.S

The bigger a restaurant chain, the more difficult it gets to maintain fast growth. It’s simple math, and usually means the fastest growing concepts are almost always smaller chains that can combine ...

Global Fried Chicken Wars & Free donuts: 5 Fast Food Stor...

The fried chicken sandwich wars are going global, cookie subscriptions are the new Netflix, and, for or better or worse, you can soon get a free doughnut every day for the rest of the year. Those are...

CNN Business
March 29, 2021

Zaxby’s is Playing to Win the Chicken Sandwich Wars

Zaxby’s marketing chief Joel Bulger believes the “chicken sandwich wars” have reached the natural selection phase. This past year, chicken sandwiches—breaded and grilled—were included in 6.7...

March 10, 2021

7-Eleven Adding Fish Bites to its Hot Food Lineup
CPG - Dining - Retail

7-Eleven has announced the addition of Wild Alaskan Pollock Fish Bites to its hot-food options, to be available for a limited time during the Lenten season. The bites, which are sold in packs of five...

Fox News
March 10, 2021

7 Fast Food Restaurants Selling Fish Sandwiches During Lent

Nothing fishy about sticking to your Lenten promises. Lent began for Christians around the world on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 17, kicking off a season of reflection and preparation before Easter Sunday, ce...

Fox News
February 18, 2021

Popeyes Has a New Fish Sandwich, but Can it Top That Viral Chi...

Almost 1.5 years to the day after Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen launched its now-famous Chicken Sandwich, the fast-food chain is unveiling another sandwich that it hopes will drive customers equally wild....

Fast Company
February 10, 2021

KFC to enter chicken sandwich wars with new premium version

KFC is starting off 2021 by entering the chicken sandwich wars. The latest menu addition from the Yum Brands chain will replace the Crispy Colonel sandwich in an effort to gain an edge over its riv...

January 8, 2021

McDonald’s is officially entering the chicken wars with thes...

A new power has decided to join in on the fast food chicken sandwich wars, perhaps throwing the current hierarchy of chicken sandwiches into a tumbling chaos. On Monday, McDonald’s announced the ad...

January 5, 2021

The year in fried chicken sandwiches
Branding - Dining

Fried chicken sandwiches have been a menu success story of the pandemic. In 2020, literally dozens of restaurant chains launched new or improved versions of this American comfort food. Initially spurr...

Nation's Restaurant News
December 20, 2020

Popeyes adds chocolate beignets to its menu
Dining - Retail

The fried chicken chain says its new "New Orleans-style" fried pastries, which are stuffed with melted Hershey's chocolate and doused in powdered sugar, will be available while supplies last. The comp...

CNN Business
December 14, 2020

The Latest Entry In The Chicken Sandwich Wars

Church’s Chicken. Church’s Chicken is the ninth-largest chicken chain by sales in the U.S. For the full story, visit Forbes  -  https://www.forbes.com/sites/aliciakelso/2020/10/26/churchs-chi...

October 28, 2020

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