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Food KFC Plots Major Move to Take on Chick-fil-A

02:33  21 april  2018
02:33  21 april  2018 Source:   southernliving.com

Here's Why Chick-fil-A Employees Never Say 'You're Welcome'

  Here's Why Chick-fil-A Employees Never Say 'You're Welcome' When you say 'thank you' to your Chick-Fil-A server, you won't hear 'you're welcome.' Expect something even better!

Now, KFC is ready to tackle the gold standard of fast casual chicken sandwiches and launch a direct competitor against Chick - fil - A 's chicken sandwich. The move will pose a threat to offerings found on menus of ompetitors like Arby's, Burger King, and McDonald's.

Now, KFC is ready to tackle the gold standard of fast casual chicken sandwiches and launch a direct competitor against Chick - fil - A 's chicken sandwich. The move will pose a threat to offerings found on menus of ompetitors like Arby's, Burger King, and McDonald's.

a close up of a sign © Courtesy KFC

Nothing hits the spot quite like a bucket of Original Recipe KFC. Now, KFC is ready to tackle the gold standard of fast casual chicken sandwiches and launch a direct competitor against Chick-fil-A's chicken sandwich.

Starting April 23rd, KFC will offer "The Crispy Colonel" sandwiches in four renditions: Classic, Smoky Mountain BBQ, Nashville Hot, and Georgia Gold honey mustard BBQ, reports Business Insider. The move will pose a threat to offerings found on menus of ompetitors like Arby's, Burger King, and McDonald's.

To celebrate the new sandwiches' debut, George Hamilton will reprise his role as Colonel Sanders as the "Extra Crispy Colonel."

The Real Reason Chick-fil-A Employees Say “My Pleasure”

  The Real Reason Chick-fil-A Employees Say “My Pleasure” If you’ve ever been to Chick-fil-A, and there’s a good chance you have—even if you prefer Hawaiian food—you probably noticed that when customers say 'thank you,' employees say 'my pleasure.' Since 'you’re welcome' has always been my go-to response, I had to know more! How it became store Chick-fil-A cultureLegend says the chain’s founder, Truett Cathy, got the idea while staying at the Ritz Carlton. When he said 'thank you' to a hotel employee, the employee replied, 'my pleasure.' Cathy thought those two small words made the Ritz Carlton stand apart as a luxury establishment.

With the new launch, KFC are hoping to unseat current chicken sandwich kings Chick - Fil - A and dominate the rapidly growing chicken burger marketplace. In order to help them get an edge on the competition, KFC have unleashed a secret weapon. In an unprecedented move , the chicken giants

KFC is rolling out a new chicken sandwich to take on Chick - fil - A — and they're bringing back a retired Colonel Sanders to do so. SEE ALSO: KFC just revealed a new Colonel Sanders — and he represents a major change at the chain. NOW WATCH: A Nobel Prize-winning economist says

He’s back with a floatie that bears his likeness and a sandwich that bears his name.

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We don't know about you but this news sure has us antsing to indulge in some extra crispy delights. Should we head to Chick-fil-A or wait until Monday?

Something tells us we already know what the oh-so-tan Colonel would say in response to that: See you at KFC Monday, ladies and gentlemen.

Chick-fil-A is killing a beloved item, and customers are furious .
Chick-fil-A is killing its Cow Calendar, alerting customers on Wednesday that 2018 would be the last year it would release the calendar. Some customers are furious the chain of chicken restaurants is ditching the beloved item.

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