FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 20, 2020
TULSA, OK. – Schoenhofer Enterprises of Tulsa, OK announced today that its new Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant located at 4171 N. Elizabeth Street, in Pueblo, CO is now open.
“Schoenhofer Enterprises is excited to expand our footprint in Colorado,” said Kelly Marler, Co-Owner of the new KFC. “Our restaurant staff prepared diligently for the store opening, and we are now able to able to welcome the Pueblo community to their new KFC. With this store’s inviting atmosphere, we offer excellent customer service and unmatched KFC quality that the people of Pueblo expect.”
The new restaurant features KFC’s signature American Showman design aesthetic, which includes many elements that pay tribute to KFC Founder Colonel Harland Sanders’ entrepreneurial spirit. The design brings the Colonel’s character to life – he was an original, feisty, and pragmatic showman with real substance – as reflected in its spirited red and white stripes.
The exterior is loud and bold, signaling change and bringing KFC’s world-famous chicken, and real meals to life. The dining room is iconic and distinctive. It reflects the Colonel’s essence as a showman in a contemporary and relevant way.
Some key elements of the American Showman design featured in the new restaurant include:
• Photos of Colonel Sanders, the “Original Celebrity Chef,” showcasing his travels around the world and encounters with other celebrities.
• A signature bucket chandelier, which is the centerpiece of the restaurant’s dining area.
• A chalkboard on the front counter listing the name of the cook and the U.S. farm that supplied the chicken being freshly prepared in the restaurant that day.
KFC specializes in Original Recipe®, Extra Crispy™ and Extra Crispy™ Tenders, Hot Wings™, KFC Famous Bowls®, Pot Pies, freshly hand prepared chicken sandwiches, biscuits and homestyle sides. The entry and front counter reflect KFC’s craveable tastes “Made the Hard Way,” real meals made by real cooks in a kitchen vs. typical fast food.
KFC remains true to the Colonel’s recipe and commitment to quality using chickens raised on U.S. farms, free of added hormones and steroids and freshly hand-breaded by exclusively trained fried chicken experts.
ABOUT SCHOENHOFER ENTERPRISES:
Schoenhofer Enterprises, owned by second-generation KFC franchisee, Denis Schoenhofer, currently operates 33 KFC restaurants across 5 states, including Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Kansas, and Colorado.
KFC Corporation, based in Louisville, Ky., is the world’s most popular chicken restaurant chain. KFC specializes in Original Recipe®, Extra Crispy™, Kentucky Grilled Chicken® and Extra Crispy™ Tenders, Hot Wings™, KFC Famous Bowls®, Pot Pies, freshly hand prepared chicken sandwiches, biscuits and homestyle side items. There are over 20,000 KFC outlets in more than 125 countries and territories around the world. KFC Corporation is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands,Inc., Louisville, Ky. (NYSE: YUM.) For more information, visitwww.kfc.com. Follow KFC on Facebook(www.facebook.com/kfc),Twitter(www.twitter.com/kfc)and Instagram (www.instagram.com/KFC).