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Why Chick-Fil-A's Restaurants Sell 3 Times as Much as KFC's

Why Chick-Fil-A’s Restaurants Sell 3 Times as Much as KFC’s

Chick-fil-A is dominating fast food. The company generates more revenue per restaurant than any other fast-food chain in the US, according to QSR magazine. Chick-fil-A’s average sales per restaurant in 2014 were $3.1 million. Its fried-chicken competitor KFC sold $960,000 per restaurant that year. The sub chain Jason’s Deli ranked […]

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New Study from Market Force Information Reveals America's Favorite Quick-Service Restaurants

New Study from Market Force Information Reveals America’s Favorite Quick-Service Restaurants

Taco Bueno is top Mexican chain, McAlister’s ranks first for sandwiches A new large-scale consumer study conducted by Market Force Information (Market Force) reveals America’s favorite quick-service restaurants (QSRs) chains in four popular food categories: pizza, Mexican, chicken and sandwiches. Papa Murphy’s topped the pizza category for the third straight […]

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New Spicy Southwest Salad Added to Chick-fil-A Menu Nationwide

New Spicy Southwest Salad Added to Chick-fil-A Menu Nationwide

Restaurant launches new salad featuring spicy grilled chicken, seasoned tortilla strips and chili lime pumpkin seeds Chick-fil-A introduces its newest menu item, Spicy Southwest Salad, at restaurants nationwide. The entrée salad, which is prepared fresh in Chick-fil-A’s 2,000 restaurants daily, includes spicy grilled chicken, zesty roasted corn and black beans. […]

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Chick-fil-A "Frosts" Cold-Brew Coffee, Creating New Beverage

Chick-fil-A “Frosts” Cold-Brew Coffee, Creating New Beverage

Restaurant Blends Signature Icedream with THRIVE Farmers Coffee to offer brand new drink option This spring, Chick-fil-A is taking cold-brewed iced coffee to the next level, introducing Frosted Coffee for customers beginning Monday, March 14 at restaurants nationwide. Frosted Coffee is made by combining Chick-fil-A’s signature vanilla Icedream with THRIVE […]

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Becoming a Chick-Fil-A Franchisee Is Almost Impossible

Becoming a Chick-Fil-A Franchisee Is Almost Impossible

Want to become a Chick-fil-A franchisee? Good luck — the company only accepts about 0.4% of applicants who apply every year. The chicken chain reports that it receives more than 20,000 inquiries from franchisee candidates every year. Of those candidates, Chick-fil-A selects just 75 to 80 new franchisees annually, according […]

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Chick-fil-A Adds Kale to Menu in Partnership with Acclaimed Chef

Chick-fil-A Adds Kale to Menu in Partnership with Acclaimed Chef

Starts the New Year with Resolution-Keeping Superfood In an industry dominated by french fries as side items, Chick-fil-A will soon be one of the first fast food restaurants in the industry to add “superfoods” like kale and Broccolini® to its menu. Just in time to keep New Year’s resolutions, customers […]

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The Countdown is On: Chick-fil-A Set to Open Oct. 3 in NYC

The Countdown is On: Chick-fil-A Set to Open Oct. 3 in NYC

Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A, Inc. announced today the grand opening date and local franchise owner of its first freestanding restaurant in New York City. The restaurant, located at the corner of West 37th Street and 6th Avenue in the city’s Garment District, is set to open Saturday, Oct. 3. The three-story, 5,000-square-foot […]

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Chick-fil-A Packs Protein into Updated Greek Yogurt Parfait

Chick-fil-A Packs Protein into Updated Greek Yogurt Parfait

One-of-its-kind farm-to-table yogurt adds taste and nutrition for customers Chick-fil-A is making one of its healthiest menu items even more nutritious with the introduction of a new Greek Yogurt Parfait at its 1,900-plus restaurants nationwide. The parfait has half the sugar and twice the protein – seven grams in each […]

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Meet the Cows Behind Chick-fil-A's "Eat Mor Chikin" Campaign

Meet the Cows Behind Chick-fil-A’s “Eat Mor Chikin” Campaign

Celebrating 20 years of colorful antics, Chick-fil-A goes down on the farm to spend a day with four of America’s most beloved bovines – the Holsteins behind the grassroots “Eat Mor Chikin” movement. To learn more about these clever cows, mosey over to Inside Chick-fil-A: http://bit.ly/1CC5Kq0.

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Chick-fil-A Offers FREE Meals to Cow-Clad Customers on Cow Appreciation Day, July 14

Chick-fil-A Offers FREE Meals to Cow-Clad Customers on Cow Appreciation Day, July 14

Chick-fil-A invites customers to wear their spots, eat free and celebrate 20 years of the cows Chick-fil-A is issuing a cattle call! Mark your calendar for the 11th annual Cow Appreciation Day on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. On that day, Chick-fil-A restaurants nationwide will offer a free meal to any […]

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The Chick-fil-A Restaurant You Never Knew Existed

The Chick-fil-A Restaurant You Never Knew Existed

It’s a place where Monopoly money replaces the U.S. currency, bicycles fill in for cars and employees serve as hungry customers. Located in Chick-fil-A’s home office south of Atlanta, Ga., this restaurant simulator is one of three innovation centers designed to test new ideas and train restaurant staff.

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Restaurant Chain Growth Report 03/24/15

Restaurant Chain Growth Report 03/24/15

RestaurantData.com has released its latest Restaurant Chain Growth Report. Growing Concepts of Multi Unit Operators Concepts that have grown by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). Tampa, FL-based WORLD OF BEER (founded 2007) has increased by 32 units, from 36 to 68 (89% growth) and entered into CT, LA, […]

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Chick-fil-A Combines Two Menu Favorites to Create Refreshing New Treat

Chick-fil-A Combines Two Menu Favorites to Create Refreshing New Treat

Chick-fil-A introduces its newest menu item, Frosted Lemonade, at restaurants nationwide today. The refreshing treat combines two of the fast food restaurant’s most beloved offerings, fresh-squeezed lemonade and its signature Icedream. The new menu item was long rumored as a recipe created by Chick-fil-A team members to enjoy while on […]

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New Senior Leaders Named at Chick-fil-A, Inc.

New Senior Leaders Named at Chick-fil-A, Inc.

Tenured Executive Committee at Atlanta-based restaurant chain expands to ten with addition of five. Chick-fil-A has five new members on its Executive Committee. They join Dan Cathy, Donald “Bubba” Cathy, Tim Tassopoulos, Steve Robinson, and Buck McCabe, who have comprised Chick-fil-A’s Executive Committee for more than 19 years. The new […]

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