Kentucky Fried Chicken

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10:34 am
Wed July 17, 2013

KFC Drops Bones, Colonel In Upmarket Restaurant

Yum Brands, the parent company of KFC is opening a new upscale establishment in Louisville soon that will not feature the likeness of Colonel Harland Sanders.

NEW YORK -- KFC is tossing out the bones and the quaint image of founder Col. Harland Sanders as it gets ready to test a slightly more upmarket restaurant.

The fried chicken chain says it's opening a location called "KFC eleven" early next month near its headquarters in Louisville, Ky., that will serve flatbread sandwiches, rice bowls, salads and only boneless pieces of its Original Recipe chicken.

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