KBP FOODS OPENS NEW KFC RESTAURANT IN GREENSBORO: Grand opening celebration planned for Sept. 18th
OVERLAND PARK, KAN. – Sept.17, 2018 – KBP Foods, one of the largest YUM! Brands franchisees in the country, today announced that its new Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant located at 3105 Sands Boulevard in Greensboro, NC is tentatively scheduled to open Sept. 18, with a grand opening celebration to follow that day. The grand opening event will begin with a Colonel tie ribbon-cutting and will include a “free chicken for a year” coupon giveaway to the first 50 customers and more.
“KBP Foods is excited to expand our footprint in Greensboro,” said Sharon Mickens, North Carolina Market Coach, KBP Foods. “Our restaurant staff has been preparing diligently for the store opening, and we look forward to finally welcoming the community to their new KFC.”
The new restaurant will feature KFC’s signature American Showman design aesthetic, which includes many elements that pay tribute to KFC Founder Colonel Harland Sanders and the brand’s heritage, including its signature red and white stripes.
Some key elements of the American Showman design that will be featured in the new restaurant include:
• Photos of Colonel Sanders, the “Original Celebrity Chef,” showcasing his travels around the world and encounters with other celebrities.
• A signature bucket chandelier, which is the centerpiece of the restaurant’s dining area.
• A chalkboard on the front counter listing the name of the cook and the U.S. farm that supplied the chicken being freshly prepared in the restaurant that day.
Founded by Colonel Harland Sanders, KFC specializes in Original Recipe®, Extra Crispy™ and Extra Crispy™ Tenders, Hot Wings™, KFC Famous Bowls®, Pot Pies, freshly hand prepared chicken sandwiches, biscuits and homestyle side items.
KFC remains true to the Colonel’s recipe and commitment to quality using chickens raised on U.S. farms, free of added hormones and steroids and freshly prepared in restaurants all day every day by trained cooks.
ABOUT KBP FOODS:
KBP Foods has been named one of the 10 Fastest-Growing Restaurant Chains and one of the Top 100 Fastest-Growing Businesses in North America. Currently, KBP Foods operates over 600 KFC and Taco Bell restaurants across 23 states.
KFC Corporation, based in Louisville, Ky., is the world’s most popular chicken restaurant chain. KFC specializes in Original Recipe®, Extra Crispy™, Kentucky Grilled Chicken® and Extra Crispy™ Tenders, Hot Wings™, Go Cups, KFC Famous Bowls®, Pot Pies, freshly hand prepared chicken sandwiches, biscuits and homestyle side items.There are over 20,000 KFC outlets in more than 125 countries and territories around the world. KFC Corporation is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands,Inc., Louisville, Ky. (NYSE: YUM.) For more information, visitwww.kfc.com. Follow KFC on Facebook(www.facebook.com/kfc),Twitter(www.twitter.com/kfc)and Instagram (www.instagram.com/KFC).