KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken) is the worlds largest chain of fried chicken fast food restaurants, headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky in the United States. An "American icon", it is the second largest restaurant chain after McDonalds, with over 17,000 outlets in 105 countries and territories
History •KFC was funded by colonel Garland David Sanders (1890-1980)•1930 began selling fried chicken from his roadside restaurant in Corbin, Kentucky during the Great Depression • 1952 was opened the first "Kentucky Fried Chicken" •Kentucky Fried Chicken was sold more than 600 franchise in the US • Mr Sanders sold his shares to YUM brand. • PepsiCo buy out the KFC
To become a franchisee KFC, you must have a sum of about $ 700,000 to invest in business. Now in the CIS about 71 % ofrestaurants work on the franchise system
In 2006 a group of enthusiasts in the desert Nevada has built a company logo, which was visible from space. Area of poster was 26,000 m ²
Old slogan KFCs «Finger licking good» translated as "Eat your fingers" into Chinese.
In November 2011, KFC for 11 days, distributed 100,000 free sandwiches to friends on social networks.
The greatest number of KFC restaurants in China.
In 2005 KFC paid about 8,3 mln dollars to Monika Samaan, who was poison from twister. And now she has many problems withhealth. She ill with salmonellas and brain injuries