Kentucky fried chicken
was franchised in
. KFCoperates in
countries. KFC Corporation, based in
, is the world’s most popular chickenrestaurant chain.•Nearly
invented what isnow called
“home meal replacement”
…. Selling completemeals to harried, time-strapped families. He called it,
“Sunday Dinner, Seven Days a Week”.
•KFC is part of
Tricon Global Restaurants, inc.,
which is theworld’s largest restaurant system with nearly
KFC,Taco Bell and Pizza Hut restaurants in more than 100countries and territories•The Colonel made his first franchise deal on a handshake in
1952; PEPSI CO
bought KFC in
By then it had 6600units in 55 countries. Today KFC has more than 10,000 unitsin over 79 countries, with U.S. system sales of $4 billion.Each week nearly 49 million customers come through KFC’sdoor for the chicken they crave, made from recipes no onecan match.