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  • KFC China sales slump amid bird flu scare August 13, 2013

    Beijing: The recent bird flu scare in China has dragged KFC's sales in the country by 13 per cent in July, said Yum! Brands Inc, its parent company. A data released by the US fast food giant shows that KFC's same-store sales in the Chinese market declined 16 per cent last month,...
  • Yum says bird flu hits China April sales, March sales down April 11, 2013

    KFC parent Yum Brands Inc warned that a new bird flu outbreak in China badly hit restaurant sales there this month, even as the company also reported a sharper-than-expected slide in March sales in the country caused by the lingering impact of a separate food safety scare. "Within the past...
  • Patna: KFC outlet running without a licence sealed December 14, 2012

    Patna: Bihar's first Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) outlet has been sealed after it was found to be running without a licence, state Food Commissioner Sanjay Kumar said on Friday. "KFC's newly opened outlet was sealed by concerned officials after the franchisee failed to produce a licence to run it," Sanjay...
  • KFC statement on worms found in chicken at its outlet October 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Fast food chain Kentucky's Fried Chicken (KFC) has come under scrutiny in Kerala after a family reportedly found worms in their fried chicken. The incident was reported from an outlet in Thiruvananthapuram. On a complaint, the Food Safety Authority conducted an inspection and found that the outlet didn't...
  • Kerala: Worms found in fried chicken at KFC outlet October 9, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Fast food chain Kentucky's Fried Chicken (KFC) has come under scrutiny in Kerala after a family reportedly found worms in their fried chicken. The incident was reported from an outlet in Thiruvananthapuram. On a complaint, the Food Safety Authority conducted an inspection and found that the outlet didn't maintain...
  • KFC shuts shop in Pakistan after anti-US protest spreads September 22, 2012

    Nearly 19 people were killed in Islamabad on Friday as outrage continued over the 'anti-Islamic' film by US director Sam Bassil. ...
  • Growing market for speech, hearing-impaired staff September 4, 2012

    New Delhi: The Costa outlet in South Delhi's Green Park is quieter than other cafes. There's comparatively less noise as the people behind the counter can neither speak nor hear. Five years ago, the RJ group began employing such hearing-impaired people at KFC and Costa outlets. Today 145 such employees...
  • Aus: KFC asked to pay over girl's brain damage April 27, 2012

    Melbourne: An Australian court on Friday ordered the fast food giant KFC to pay 8 million Australian dollars to the parents of a Sydney girl who was left paralysed and brain damaged after eating its chicken twister. Monika Samaan fell seriously ill with salmonella poisoning after eating at the Villawood KFC...
  • KFC invents the bunless sandwich April 10, 2010

    To most people, a sandwich is something involving two pieces of bread. But K-F-C is bursting through the bun barrier with its new chicken sandwich. The company has given the bread the heave-ho, and taken the chicken breast out of the middle. Jeanne Moos takes a bite of this most...
  • Woman slapped with fine for taking too long to eat at KFC October 2, 2008

    London: A British woman was left dumfounded when she was hit with a 150 pound fine for taking too long to eat at fast food giant KFC. A regular at KFC, Natalie Jackson had ordered a huge family bucket, which contained 14 chicken pieces, 6 French fry bags and large...