September 22, 2017 11:25 PM ET

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Company Overview of KFC Corporation

Company Overview

KFC Corporation, also known as Kentucky Fried Chicken, operates a chain of chicken restaurants in the United States and internationally. The company provides sandwiches, sides, desserts, drinks, sauces, fill ups, buttermilk biscuits, and other products; big box meals, popcorn nuggets, and kid’s meals; and chicken products, including chicken hot wings, chicken sandwiches, and fried chicken products. The company also franchises its restaurants. KFC Corporation was founded in 1952 and is based in Louisville, Kentucky. KFC Corporation operates as a subsidiary of KFC Holding Co.

1441 Gardiner Lane

Louisville, KY 40213-1957

United States

Founded in 1952

Phone:

502-874-8300

Fax:

502-874-8790

Key Executives for KFC Corporation

Executive Vice President of Marketing & Food Innovation
Age: 53
Vice President of Marketing
Director of New Concepts
Marketing Director of New Concepts and Strategy
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

KFC Corporation Key Developments

KFC's Best Selling Zinger Chicken Sandwich is Coming to America

KFC announced it is spicing up the chicken sandwich category by bringing its popular Zinger spicy chicken sandwich to the United States. Created by the chicken experts with more than 70 years of experience, the Zinger is a 100% chicken breast filet, double hand-breaded and fried to a golden brown by trained cooks in every KFC kitchen, and served with lettuce and Colonel's mayonnaise on a toasted sesame seed bun. The Zinger will be available in participating U.S. restaurants beginning April 24 as an individual sandwich or in a popular $5 Fill Up combo meal. The Zinger $5 Fill Up includes a freshly-prepared Zinger sandwich, wedges, a medium drink and a chocolate chip cookie an exceptional value.

KFC Corporation Introduces Georgia Gold Honey Mustard BBQ Chicken

KFC Corporation has introduced a new, exclusive flavor that's like gold for your insides—Georgia Gold Honey Mustard BBQ Chicken. Available for a limited time beginning January 30, the crispy and tangy Georgia Gold is like a grown-up honey mustard – sweet with attitude. The flavor is based on the tangy mustard-based BBQ found in South Carolina and Northern Georgia, and is a continuation of the authentic regional flavors KFC is exclusively bringing to restaurants across the country.

Kentucky Fried Chicken Opens 63rd Restaurant in Romania

Kentucky Fried Chicken opened a new restaurant in Romania following a EUR 350,000 ($372,537) investment. The new outlet located in the northeastern city of Piatra Neamt expands KFC's network in Romania to a total of 63 units. The new restaurant has an area of 150 sq m and created some 30 new jobs.

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