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Popeyes Opens 9 Restaurants in Minneapolis / St. Paul in the Last Six Months; Plans for Four More by End of 2013

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFCE), today officially marked its entrance in the Twin Cities market, celebrating the opening of nine new Popeyes locations in the area in the last six months with a Jazz Band Flash Mob through downtown Minneapolis. The band was accompanied by […]

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Popeyes Brings Back Delicious Duo, Zatarain’s Butterfly Shrimp

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: AFCE), is bringing back Popeyes Zatarain’s Butterfly Shrimp, a delicious celebration of two iconic New Orleans brands that includes eight succulent shrimp, Cajun fries, biscuit and Lemon Garlic Dipping Sauce for only $4.99 available through July 28. The combination of […]

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Popeyes Honors 2012 Top Performers at Annual Conference

PopeyesLouisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: AFCE), recently presented its annual franchisee and supplier awards at its worldwide conference held in San Diego, Ca. During the meeting, the company recognized top operators in the areas of marketing, operations, development, and leadership. Also honored at the meeting were […]

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AFC Enterprises Announces Completion of Restaurant Acquisition

AFC Enterprises, Inc. announced the completion of its planned $13.8 million acquisition of 27 restaurants in Minnesota and California. As the Company indicated on its third quarter earnings call on November 8, 2012, the acquisition was approved by the bankruptcy court overseeing the bankruptcy of the seller. Twenty-six (26) of […]

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Chick-fil-A Voted America’s Favorite Chicken Chain

Chick-fil-A tops of the list of favorite chicken chains, according to a national study from Market Force, a worldwide leader in customer intelligence solutions. Chick-fil-A was voted America’s No. 1 chicken chain in a restaurant industry survey of more than 7,600 consumers. Raising Cane’s and Boston Market were ranked second […]

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Spice Up Your Holidays with Popeyes Cajun Turkey

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: AFCE), today announces the return of its holiday menu must-have, Cajun Turkey, to give your dinner table some Louisiana flare. Popeyes Cajun Style Turkeys, approximately 9 to 11 pounds, are infused with a unique blend of Louisiana seasonings then flash-fried, […]

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Popeyes 4th Annual Crawfish Festival is the Perfect Recipe for Rich Louisiana Flavor

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen celebrates a Louisiana tradition this fall with the return of the much anticipated Crawfish during its 4thAnnual Crawfish Festival. Catch the Cajun crustaceans while they’re hot October 22 through November 25 piled high with Cajun Fries, biscuit and Popeyes very own Creamy Horseradish Sauce for only $4.99. […]

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Popeyes Announces Agreement to Purchase 28 Restaurants; Plan to Convert and Lease to Popeyes Franchisees

AFC Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: AFCE), the franchisor and operator of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen restaurants, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 28 restaurants in Minnesota and Northern California at a price of $13.8 Million. The restaurants are currently in the trade image of another quick service […]

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Popeyes Is Double Dip’n into Dip’n Chick’n Success – It’s Back!

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc., today announces the return of its highly popular Dip’n Chick’n. Dip’n Chick’n is served with Cajun fries, a biscuit and an extra-large serving of Popeyes Signature Blackened Ranch Dipping Sauce for double the dip’n fun for only $3.99 through October 21, […]

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Burger King Franchisee Guillermo Perales Acquires 96 Restaurants in Central Florida

Burger King Corp. (BKC) today announced the refranchising of 96 company-owned Burger King restaurants in the Orlando/Daytona market to Magic Burgers, LLC, a subsidiary of Sun Holdings, LLC and wholly-owned and operated by long-time franchisee Guillermo Perales. This acquisition makes Perales the fourth largest franchise operator in the U.S. and […]

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AFC Reports Fiscal 2011 Results; Provides Fiscal 2012 Guidance

AFC Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: AFCE), the franchisor and operator of Popeyes restaurants, today reported results for fiscal 2011 which ended December 25, 2011. The Company also provided guidance for fiscal 2012 as well as an update on its Strategic Plan. Fiscal 2011 Highlights Reported net income was $24.2 million, or […]

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AFC Enterprises Names Bower President – U.S. of Popeyes

AFC Enterprises, Inc., the franchisor and operator of Popeyes  restaurants, today announced that U.S. Chief Operating Officer Ralph W. Bower has been named President – U.S. of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, the world’s second-largest chicken chain based on number of units. In his new role, Mr. Bower, age 49, will be […]

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United Capital to Lend $42 Million to Popeyes Franchisees in 2012

United Capital Business Lending, a national business lender specializing in franchised restaurant finance, announced today that it will allocate $42 million to qualified, multi-unit Popeyes franchisees in 2012. The Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen chain recently designated United Capital as one of its lending partners for the franchisor’s 2012 reimaging initiative. Qualified […]

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Popeyes Names Richard H. Lynch Chief Global Brand Officer

Convinced that great tasting food requires slow, careful preparation, in 2008 Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, a division of AFC Enterprises, Inc., embarked on a comprehensive brand transformation that emphasized its almost four decades of Louisiana-inspired home cooking. The initiative included a more contemporary logo, new brand advertising and tagline, distinctive new […]

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