KFC's plant-based meat-free nuggets sell out in under 5 hours

KFC sells out of its Beyond Meat fried meat-free chicken in under 5 hours.

@anthony256
Published Wed, Aug 28 2019 7:31 PM CDT   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 11:47 AM CST

KFC offered up its plant-based meat-free chicken nuggets collaborating with Beyond Meats for its Beyond Fried Chicken test, exclusive to one of its stores in Atlanta -- well, that 'chicken' sold out in 5 hours flat.

KFC's plant-based meat-free nuggets sell out in under 5 hours | TweakTown.com

Interestingly, KFC said it sold as much of the meat-free chicken it did in those 5 hours than it sells popcorn chicken in a week. KFC said it would be looking at the results of its meat-free chicken sales and reception, but didn't indicate whether we'd see a bigger test or nationwide rollout.

With its popularity, KFC would be silly to not continue this trial at least -- it seems popular. Beyond Meat also gets a bunch of that limelight, and now they have headlines of selling out their meat-free chicken at Kentucky Fried Chicken of all places.

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