How Popeyes’ Chicken Sandwich Changed Fast Food

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The launch of Popeyes’ chicken sandwich in the summer of 2019 was an inflection point for the fast-food company. After a lighthearted Twitter feud with rival chicken chains, Popeyes’ chicken sandwich became an overnight success and kicked-off what industry analysts call the “chicken sandwich wars”. But can a simple chicken sandwich save a company that once filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection?


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How Popeyes’ Chicken Sandwich Changed Fast Food

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The fact that they posted this on Sunday is just dirty 😂

Author — Sebastian

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Why I am I even watching this video. My country does not even have Popeyes. But I still watched of course!

Author — Naren Aviation

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I thought it was named after Popeye the sailor man.

Author — sir1junior

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McDonald's sucks! Feels like the chicken isn't real in a chicken sandwich.

Author — Shivkumar Kumbar

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Pizza is meant to be shared? I guess you learn something every day.

Author — Tired_David

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CNBC's next video:

_"How chickens are revolting against the chicken-sandwich war"_

Author — Thompter S. Hunson

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People were getting stabbed while waiting in line for a sandwich that's how it changed fast food forever.

Author — OLLIE G

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Why is the narrator talking like he has to catch a train in a few minutes?

Author — Tijmen van de Sande

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I’m shocked a single Popeyes could fill 3500 sandwich orders, mine takes a half hour to get food.

Author — Joanne Beveridge

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I can’t believe people still go to KFC...

Author — Mick

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KFC is too oily, while Popeye is just right.

Author — Old Guy

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I’m shocked a single Popeyes could fill 3500 sandwich orders, mine takes a half hour to get food.

Author — Ryan R Neubauer

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Now I want a Popeyes chicken sandwich 😅

Author — Danny

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I would never wait in line for a chicken sandwich. But that being said, I finally tried the spicy chicken sandwich and it was pretty damn good.

Author — Jellybean

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Popeyes>KFC. I used to work at KFC, and I love the chicken, but Popeyes is even better. And no it's not because I'm sick of KFC chicken. I still love it.

Author — rachelle2227

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I'm eating Popeyes chicken while watching this ❤🍖

Author — Terry Whitney

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I love Popeye’s chicken sandwich, but I prefer the dining experience and food overall at Chick-fil-A

Author — Mike Li

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CNBC forgot to add the following, "U.S. poultry company Pilgrim's Pride Corp said on Wednesday it has agreed to pay a fine of more than $110 million following a Justice Department probe into alleged price-fixing in the sale of broiler chicken products in the United States."

Author — theKONGSTOCKS

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I just a $4 chicken sandwich and people out here literally fighting eachother!!

Author — Travis Spazz

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I can’t speak for KFC in the US but in Canada its greasy, tasteless garbage. The few Popeyes we have in my city are always busy

Author — Tiffany Marie