All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Chick-Fil-A’

Chick-fil-A Beats KFC For Top Chicken Choice

America’s 2013 Chicken Champion has been named folks, and it turns out Chick-fil-A is King of the Coop with annual sales of $5.1 billion, surpassing KFC’s poultry, ah, paltry, $4.2 billion. This comes as no surprise to anyone who consumes food, as the superiority of Chick-fil-A’s product is enough for the average carnivore to ignore their pecking conscience long enough …

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Chick-Fil-A is Outselling KFC With Fewer Restaurants

Despite being closed on Sundays and fueling an gay marriage controversy in the summer of 2012, Chick-Fil-A is now the leading fast food chicken chain. While it’s hard to imagine any other chicken chain surpassing KFC, Chick-Fil-A did just that with $5 billion in sales last year. Chick-Fil-A has more than 1,700 restaurants in the United States, compared to KFC’s …

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Chick-Fil-A Makes Big Announcement

Chick-Fil-A announced this week that they will be making the move to antibiotic-free chicken for all 1,800 restaurants within the next five years, a big move that will require quite a bit of strategic planning. The Atlanta-based company says the main concern will be an adequate supply, which has been an issue for companies like Chipotle after they made the …

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Chick-Fil-A: Gay Marriage Debacle Didn’t Affect Growth

When Chick-Fil-A president Dan Cathy made remarks last summer regarding his beliefs on marriage, he sparked outrage across the country as gay rights activists and members of the LGBT community fired back, calling him out for the statements. Cathy said that he and his company–which is rooted firmly in Christian values and keeps all stores closed on Sundays–are “very much …

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D.C. Shooting Suspect was Carrying Chick-fil-A Sandwiches

In a bizarre twist to the story of the attempted shooting at the headquarters of a conservative religious lobbying group in Washington D.C. yesterday, the shooter was apparently carrying Chick-fil-A sandwiches in his backpack. According to an FBI affidavit, the man, Floyd Lee Corkins, was carrying 15 Chick-fil-A sandwiches in the same backpack from which he pulled a handgun before …

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Drag Queens Sing Their Support for Chick-Fil-A Food

When the Henson Company dumped Chick-Fil-A in support of gay marriage, it turned up the heat on the debate over gay rights in America. Culture war lines were drawn around chicken sandwiches while gay kiss-ins, Christian Chick-Fil-A appreciation days, and horrible public relations drew huge attention. Not all Americans are taking sides for or against Chick-Fil-A, though. For some, the …

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Controversy Makes Chick-fil-A One Of The Fastest Growing Brands On Facebook

I probably don’t have to tell you that Chick-fil-A is at the center of a great deal of controversy these days, concerning its open views on gay marriage. These views have led to a seemingly endless debate among Chick-fil-A supporters, opponents, and those who just want to eat some chicken and go on about their business. One thing is for …

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Black Lips Swap Spit and Chicken For Chick-fil-A “Kiss-In” Day

If you walked by your local Chick-fil-A today and saw various same-sex couple making out in front of the building, you’re not alone. Today, around the country, gay rights supporters have been participating in “kiss day” at Chick-fil-As. The “protest” is an obvious response to President Dan Cathy’s now-infamous remarks in opposition of gay marriage. The “kiss in” takes place …

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Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day Was A Hit, To Say The Least

Oblivious chicken sandwich lovers just wanting to grab a bite on their way home from work yesterday were probably shocked to find long lines and crowded parking lots at their local Chick-fil-A restaurants. That’s because millions of people across the country chose to show their support for Chick-fil-A by buying a sandwich or some nuggets during Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day. As …

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Colonel Sanders May Prefer The White Meat, But He Loves The Gays

Although we’re not entirely sure of Mike Huckabee’s true intentions for scheduling a national “shove your face with Chick-fil-A” day, it’s happening today, all the same. Around the country, millions of people are lining up to buy a spicy chicken sandwich and some waffle fries to show their support during Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day. Why would Chick-fil-A need their own impromptu …

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Chick-Fil-A Controversy Through Colonel Sanders’ Eyes

Chick-Fil-A has undoubtedly seen record business today as they were descended upon by thousands of supporters during “Support Chick-Fil-A Day”, which was touted by former GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee on Facebook. Friday has been declared “National Same-Sex Kiss Day” by LGBT supporters, and is expected to draw a huge amount of press attention. But while one can’t scroll through …

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Chick-Fil-A: Huckabee Gets 600,000 To Attend “Appreciation Day”

Chick-Fil-A is all over the news lately after president Dan Cathy made remarks about the company’s stance on marriage which incensed the gay and lesbian community. It seems everyone has taken a side on the matter; one can’t scroll through a Facebook or Twitter feed without seeing something about it. And this week marks two very big events involving the …

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Chick-fil-A Finds A Friend In Sarah Palin

Chick-Fil-A’s current controversy over its president’s stance on gay marriage has not died down in the least since it first erupted a few weeks ago. There have been countless people battling back and forth over the issue, with no end in sight. Former Alaska Governor made her allegiance clear on Facebook this past weekend. Follow @SarahPalinUSA (image) Sarah Palin @SarahPalinUSA …

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Chick-fil-A Spokesman Don Perry Passes Amidst Gay Marriage Controversy

As Chick-fil-A continues to generate controversy over statements company President Dan Cathy made regarding same-sex marriage, they have suffered the loss of their lead spokesman Don Perry. Perry was Chick-fil-A’s Vice President of Corporate Public Relations, having been with the company for almost 29 years. Chick-fil-A said that Perry died “suddenly,” this morning. ABC News is reporting that Perry suffered …

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Chick-fil-A’s PR Team May Have Pulled This Laughably Transparent Fake Facebook Account Stunt

Apparently, someone on Chick-fil-A’s PR team really sucks at PR, as this evidence suggests that someone is creating fake Facebook accounts to bolster their position in the midst of the company’s worst public image crisis ever. As you probably remember, Chick-fil-A has been under fire recently for comments made by company president Dan Cathy, in which he said he was …

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Muppets Dump Chick-Fil-A in Support of Gay Marriage

Muppets dump Chick-Fil-A in support of gay marriage? Apparently that’s the case. The Henson Company once supplied the controversial chicken slinging restaurant with toys for their children’s meals, items which featured numerous characters created by the late, great Jim Henson. However, following Dan Cathy’s admission that he only believes in marriage from a biblical perspective, the Muppets are apparently taking …

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Chick-Fil-A’s Anti-Gay Views Got You Feeling Guilty? Try A Homemade Chick-Fil-Gay

Chick-Fil-A has never really tried to hide the fact that they are a “Christian organization.” If the fact that they are close on Sundays didn’t tip you off, the company has made it pretty clear that they support a “traditional” set of values when it comes to sex and relationships. Oh, and then there are the millions of dollars in …

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Chick-Fil-A Doesn’t Apologize, But Amends Gay Statement

It was the news heard ’round the world earlier this week when Chick-Fil-A president Dan Cathy spoke about his personal beliefs regarding gay marriage, stating that he and the company as a whole are “very much supportive of the family — the biblical definition of the family unit. We are a family-owned business, a family-led business, and we are married …

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Chick-Fil-A Bullies Man Over Trademark Nonsense, Man Fights Back

The idea of protecting one’s trademark has merit, provided the trademark in question is actually in danger of being diluted. It’s understandable that Nike would want to stop another shoe company from selling cheaper shoes with a Swoosh logo on it, but sometimes, companies overstep their boundaries and make fools of themselves, much like Chick-Fil-A is currently doing. What we …

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