A big change is coming at KFC, and it could mean that you can get your fast-food delivered to your door even faster.
it’s because KFC Trialing out its first delivery-only kitchen.
This means that customers will not be able to pull a chair inside the branch or stay in their take away on site.
Instead, they’ll order from the comfort of their own home, and won’t even need to step inside a branch to get their chicken fix.
Sometimes they’re called virtual kitchens, as would hungry customers. place your order online Without doing any face-time with the restaurant at all.
In this instance, for example, KFC has confirmed that fans will be able to order their delicious fried chicken treats from Deliveroo, JustEat, UberEats, or through its website and app.
The first kitchen has already opened in London, meaning fans in the city get their first taste of the delivery the chain wants to embrace.
The fast-food giant has said the move is meant to take the pressure off existing restaurants and “improve the experience” for employees and consumers.
without waiting for Back-log of orders from restaurant goers With delivery to be processed as well, you can have your food delivered to your home address quickly.
The only downside is that the delivery-only experience means no way to avoid additional fees.
Fans will have to pay for an additional delivery fee on top of their order to have the food delivered at their doorstep.
These may vary depending on where you place your order, as well as how far you are from the branch you are ordering from.
Make sure you check in before you check out so you don’t go over budget – you can always avoid extra charges by collecting from another branch, for example.
The trial is only small for now, but with any success KFC could offer more delivery-only kitchens.
The chain said further trials are expected to be gradually phased out over the rest of the year.
James Whitehorn, KFC’s Chief Development Officer, said: “We are just excited by the ability of our kitchens to deliver.
“They ensure our fans get their fried chicken fix in good time, as well as create more jobs and improve the experiences of KFC team members and delivery drivers.
“This launch provides an opportunity for us to reach out to more people than ever before and let them enjoy KFC’s delicious fried chicken at their homes.”
While this doesn’t spell the end of the dining experience for KFC fans – the chain recently opened its 1,000th restaurant in the UK.
also added a New Coronation Chicken Tower Burger On its menu, in time for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.
And if you’re a big fan of chicken chains, you might just be able to bag yourself free party When you check out ordering from new branch.
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