Popeyes turns 40

by Meat&Poultry Staff
Share This:

ATLANTA – Popeyes Louisiana Chicken, a division of AFC Enterprises Inc., is celebrating 40 years in business.

Popeyes was found in 1972 in New Orleans. It is currently the world's second-largest quick-service chicken concept. Popeyes had 2,035 operating restaurants in the US, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Cayman Islands and 25 foreign countries as of Dec. 25, 2011.

Comment on this Article
We welcome your thoughtful comments. Please comply with our Community rules.



The views expressed in the comments section of Meat and Poultry News do not reflect those of Meat and Poultry News or its parent company, Sosland Publishing Co., Kansas City, Mo. Concern regarding a specific comment may be registered with the Editor by clicking the Report Abuse link.