KFC is Standing up for Chicken this Christmas

KFC is Standing up for Chicken this Christmas

 KFC is the UK’s chicken champion. Whilst the nation may get distracted with other poultry on the upcoming big day (the 25th December, if you needed reminding), KFC uses the festive period to remind the Great British Public that chicken is on offer for the other 364 days of the year. Turkey can have […]

KFC’s Colonel’s Club Celebrates the Royal Wedding with Kentucky Fine China

KFC’s Colonel’s Club Celebrates the Royal Wedding with Kentucky Fine China

Members of KFC’s loyalty scheme, the Colonel’s Club, are in for a treat as they are invited to celebrate the upcoming Royal Wedding with an exclusive ‘Kentucky Fine China’ bucket. The Colonel’s Club is KFC’s innovative national loyalty scheme, serving over 800 restaurants in the UK with unique rewards and offerings. The bucket is the latest […]

Alibaba’s Alipay pilots facial recognition payment technology at KFC in China

Alibaba’s Alipay pilots facial recognition payment technology at KFC in China

China has become the first nation to embrace facial recognition technology to authorise digital payments following an innovative play by Alibaba to ease queues in local KFC restaurants. The so-called ‘smile to pay’ service has been introduced in the city of Huangzhou as part of a trial with the chicken chain to boost the customer […]

MarComm News Hit Parade: August 2017

MarComm News Hit Parade: August 2017

MarComm News’ Hit Parade brings you our selection of the “hit” projects of the month. The highlights for August 2017 include social, design, advertising and digital projects: 1) Kind Words Ringback Tone by GS Caltex GS Caltex wanted to decrease the stress level of employees in call centers. Customer abusive comments are something that everyone knows but no […]

KFC Goes Mobile with Location-based Campaign

KFC Goes Mobile with Location-based Campaign

KFC has employed mobile location technology to promote its new burrito product range, targeting consumers close to stores with relevant messaging in order to drive an increase in foot traffic into its branches. The campaign, run in partnership with location specialists xAd and media agency Blue 449, ran for three months and used a combination […]

Major advertisers back BT Sport opening day

Major advertisers back BT Sport opening day

The launch of BT Sport on August 1 will be backed by major advertisers keen to tap into the consumer interest around how its content will match up to Sky Sports. Brands including Adidas, Barclays, Microsoft, O2, KFC, Ladbrokes and Carling will be among the advertisers appearing in the commercial breaks when BT Sport’s two […]