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KFC hopes Southern food, Colonel Sanders can spark a turnaround

Restaurant SmartBrief | May 26, 2015

KFC is hoping to win back its U.S. chicken crown from Chick-fil-A with a packaging, decor and uniform overhaul, a nostalgic campaign that features the return of Colonel Sanders, and the addition of Southern-style items on its menu. Colonel Sanders is "much more than a mascot," said Chief Marketing Officer Kevin Hochman. "He was literally the greatest chicken salesman in the world." The Washington Post (tiered subscription model) (05/25)


Taco Bell to 86 artificial ingredients in most menu items

Restaurant SmartBrief | May 26, 2015

Unions want a $15 minimum wage for everyone…except themselves

Restaurant SmartBrief | Jun 01, 2015

How 50-year-old Huddle House is changing with the times

Restaurant SmartBrief | May 29, 2015

Making the leap from manager to owner

Restaurant SmartBrief | May 27, 2015

Bloomin' Brands beefs up Outback ad efforts

Restaurant SmartBrief | Jun 01, 2015

Sysco tells judge that merger would not hurt competition

Restaurant SmartBrief | Jun 01, 2015

Avian flu's aftermath sends egg prices to record highs

Restaurant SmartBrief | Jun 01, 2015

Burger King makes its way back to 2nd place

Restaurant SmartBrief | May 27, 2015

McDonald's to tweak burger prep, end monthly reports

Restaurant SmartBrief | May 28, 2015


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