Tag: kfc

Chains

Pizza Hut’s Lack of Foot Traffic Plagues Store Sales

1 week ago

Pizza Hut is banking on delivery to get store sales back to where they once were, and it soon may have help from Yum! Brands' official delivery partner, Grubhub.

Chains

Yum CEO on Taco Bell’s Success: ‘There’s No Silver Bullet’

1 week ago

Taco Bell continues to be the shining example of success in Yum Brands' portfolio. The brand can't go wrong on anything right now, from its well-perceived value menu to in-store tech innovations and integrated delivery partnership with Grubhub.

Food

11 Moments That Mattered for the Restaurant Industry in 2018

2 months ago

From mergers to leadership changes to loss, 2018 was filled with news that kept us on our toes. Here are the stories that had the biggest impact.

Chains

Restaurant and Technology Partnerships for November 2018

3 months ago

If there is one dominant trend this month, it's that chicken joints know that delivery matters now.

Food

New on the Menu: KFC Chicken and Waffles Are Finally a Thing

3 months ago

We're still waiting for the perfect fried chicken breakfast item from a chain restaurant.

Chains

Filipino Fried Chicken Giant Jollibee to Focus on U.S. Growth

3 months ago

Despite his goofy description of Jollibee's chicken, Tanmantiong and his team aren't kidding around. They see an opportunity to grab a new generation of consumers looking for something different (and good) and they're chasing it at their brand and the others that they control.

Chains

U.S. Fast Food Brands Losing Popularity in China

5 months ago

When the Chinese chain competition is offering healthier menu options and free massages and manicures to waiting customers, a bucket of chicken from KFC falls a little short in comparison.

Chains

Yum’s China Operator Is Multi-Billion Dollar Target of Private Equity Firms

7 months ago

Despite recent challenges, there's no reason to believe Yum China's growth and profitability will soon outpace that of its U.S. parent company. Especially with a savvy local group like Hillhouse backing it.

Chains

Starbucks Gears Up to Challenge KFC as China’s Fastest Growing Foreign Food Chain

9 months ago

Starbucks has the potential to grow faster in China then anywhere else, and since its growth has slowed in the U.S. it makes complete sense to turn that direction.

Chains

Yum Brands Beats Some Expectations but Still Falls Short on Sales

10 months ago

The chain is making more money from each visit, which isn't the worst news. But it's competitors are on track to perform much better this quarter.

Operations

KFC Goes Back to Original Chicken Distributor after U.K. Logistics Failure

11 months ago

A logistics company with no food experience totally bungles an important food delivery. Restaurant goes back to its original, food-specific provider. U.K. KFC locations exemplifying the obvious.

Chains

KFC Is Having a Chicken Shortage Across the UK

12 months ago

Nothing says "we don't source locally" than "the chicken got lost in the mail."