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KFC brings back Chizza, Pizza Twister to menu

Jun 02, 2020 - 11:29 AM

Did you miss them? KFC's chicken-pizza hybrid the Chizza and the Pizza Twister are making a comeback.

KFC now sells ready-to-cook crispy fries, chicken nuggets

Apr 22, 2020 - 4:23 PM

KFC is offering fryer-ready, frozen packs of their Crispy Fries and Original Chicken Nuggets

LOOK: KFC brings back the Donut Zinger for a limited time only

Jan 23, 2020 - 6:34 PM

We’ve heard of chicken and waffles, but chicken and donuts? This crazy menu item from KFC is available until February 16 in selected branches.

LOOK: KFC Philippines brings wings to menu

Jan 02, 2020 - 1:49 PM

KFC’s new Wicked Wings come in two flavors: Garlic Parmesan and Classic Buffalo

LOOK: You can now enjoy the KFC Zinger with rice

Sep 13, 2019 - 5:15 PM

On Monday, September 16, KFC will introduce the new Zinger Steak – their signature spicy chicken fillet served with buttered rice and an ala king sauce!

KFC to test meatless chicken at Georgia restaurant

Aug 27, 2019 - 10:56 AM

Complimentary samples of the new product, which was developed in partnership with Beyond Meat and is dubbed 'Beyond Fried Chicken,' will be available at the KFC in Smyrna, Georgia

COLOGNE, GERMANY - September 8, 2016: KFC fast food restaurant. Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) is the world's second largest restaurant chain with almost 20,000 locations globally.

LOOK: KFC Philippines 'baconized' the Zinger because... why not?

Aug 06, 2019 - 3:42 PM

Bacon 3 ways? Sign us up.

LOOK: Chicken meets taco? KFC to launch the Chaco

May 08, 2019 - 5:25 PM

No shell, all chicken! Will you be trying the KFC Chaco on May 9?

KFC serves up the Zinger Double Down again

Apr 02, 2019 - 4:10 PM

The spicier sibling of the Double Down also makes its return

KFC's Double Down is making a comeback

Mar 04, 2019 - 10:44 PM

Ready to meat your match again on March 5?

DOLE orders Jollibee to regularize over 6,000 workers

Apr 04, 2018 - 2:05 PM

(UPDATED) 'We have been cooperating and will continue to cooperate with DOLE,' Jollibee said in a statement, adding that it is following the process the department had prescribed to appeal the order

CONTRACTUALIZATION. The Department of Labor and Employment orders Jollibee to regularize its 6,482 employees.

Some KFC stores in UK to close all week in chicken shortage

Feb 21, 2018 - 8:49 AM

About 450 of the chain's 900 outlets are closed Tuesday after operational issues' with new German delivery supplier DHL leaves them without poultry supplies

SHUTTERED. Pedestrians pass outside a closed KFC fast food store in south London on February 19, 2018. Ben Stanstall/AFP

WATCH: Meet the first Filipino KFC colonel

May 30, 2017 - 8:52 AM

Ronaldo Valdez is chosen as the first Filipino colonel

Life lessons from the ‘Colonel’

May 24, 2017 - 3:08 PM

Before he invented the “secret recipe” for KFC Harland Sanders lived a life of multiple jobs business ventures and challenges

WATCH: Veteran actors audition to be KFC's first Filipino colonel

May 23, 2017 - 10:36 AM

See Ronaldo Valdez Leo Martinez and Pen Medina audition to get the coveted role

Benda mencurigakan ditemukan di KFC Pangkalan Jati

Apr 18, 2017 - 12:03 AM

Pemilik benda mencurigakan itu masih berada di kepolisian untuk dimintai keterangan

Anti-US protests staged at 11 KFC branches in China – report

Jul 19, 2016 - 10:26 PM

KFC is a potent symbol of American capitalism in the world s most populous country with over 4 000 branches The protests highlight how foresign firms can be hit by bouts of nationalism in China

KFC PROTEST. Customers exit a KFC fast-food branch in Beijing, China 23 July 2014. File photo by Rolex dela Pena

Polda Metro kumpulkan bukti kematian peserta lomba makan ayam di KFC

Mar 13, 2016 - 7:05 PM

Siapa paling bertanggung jawab?

GERAI KFC. Penampakan gerai KFC. Foto oleh Rappler

Rights groups warn KFC over Tibet opening

Mar 09, 2016 - 8:50 PM

Advocates call on the fast food giant to ensure that Tibetan culture is protected

This picture taken on March 8, 2015 shows people walk past a KFC fast food restaurant in Lhasa, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.  US fast food giant KFC has opened its first restaurant in Tibet, the venue's property manager said on March 9, more than a decade after the chain's first attempt to establish a foothold ended in controversy. / AFP / STR / China OUT / CHINA OUT

KFC opens in Myanmar, fans queue for hours

Jun 30, 2015 - 6:05 PM

‘Now young people here can eat like young people in other countries I’ll always come here ’ a young customer says on the opening of the first US fast food chain in the country

KFC confirms 'fried rat' is actually chicken

Jun 24, 2015 - 12:36 PM

The right thing for this customer to do is to apologize and cease making false claims about the KFC brand says KFC

KFC, Pizza Hut shut down in Nepal after quakes

Jun 08, 2015 - 8:10 PM

We have been suffering from labor problems for 5 years and it has crossed our tolerance levels the local franchisee of the US restaurants says

KFC to take a bite of Myanmar market

May 05, 2015 - 5:07 PM

Myanmar has seen a flood of foreign brands since the end of outright military rule in 2011 which prompted the lifting of many Western sanctions

KFC in Myanmar

China detains 5 in expired meat scandal – police

Jul 24, 2014 - 8:03 AM

Shanghai authorities on Sunday shut an OSI plant for mixing out of date meat with fresh product re labeling expired goods and other quality problems

QUICK BITE. Customers come out while others buy from a take-away counter at a McDonald's branch in Beijing, China 23 July 2014. Rolex Dela Pena/EPA

KFC sorry over China chicken scare

Jan 11, 2013 - 2:53 PM

The food giant apologizes for failing to inform Chinese authorities about tests showing high levels of antibiotics in chicken

KFC's Cheese Top Burger makes it to Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Jun 30, 2012 - 9:46 AM

Is it the dumbest idea ever or a great idea to grab some attention?