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39. Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

Last Year's Rank: 40

Investment Range: $383,500 - $2,620,800

Initial Franchise Fee: $50,000

Category: Restaurant

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Company Description

Popeyes is a quick-service restaurant known for its Cajun-inspired cuisine, such as New Orleans-style chicken. The chain is owned by Restaurant Brands International, which also operates popular brands Tim Hortons and Burger King.

First opened in 1972 by Alvin C. Copeland Sr. in Arabi, Louisiana, Popeyes has more than 2,000 units, with about three-quarters located the U.S. Locations are focused mostly in the southern United States, especially Texas, Louisiana, Florida, Georgia, Virginia and Mississippi.

Company Statistics

Global Sales: $3,732,000,000

US Units: 2,368

International Units: 734

Total Units: 3,102

Percent Franchised: 99%

% International Units: 24%

US Franchised Units: 2,327

International Franchised Units: 734

Sales Growth %: 6.3%

Unit Growth %: 7.3%

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