Popeyes is preparing in more ways than one for the release of his chicken nuggets… because he desperately wants to avoid the violence that has accompanied his sandwich chaos.
Who can forget the national madness in the fall of 2019 when people were jostling, kicking and even punching each other to get the restaurant’s new chicken sandwich. Long queues were the least of their problems, as multiple fights got out of hand … and there was even a fatal stab wounds.
Almost 2 years later, a representative from Popeyes told TMZ… the sandwich release issues are still fresh in their minds, and “throughout the system, franchisees have been working to increase staff to better respond to demand. asks for new Popeyes Chicken Nuggets ”.
We are told that business executives are visiting sites across the United States in person to “identify firsthand ways in which the brand can quickly respond to our customers’ enthusiasm and interest in our new product. “.
Likewise, Amin Dhanani – The president of Popeyes operations for the Dhanani Group – told TMZ he employs staff across all of its roughly 300 franchises and insisted that employees would be prepared to meet the high demand for nuggets.
He says everyone was caught off guard by the sandwich craze of 2019, but now they know what to expect and will be. better equipped to manage it. Dhanani is a little worried about running out of supply when the nuggets roll out on July 27, but Popeyes is already stocking up… just in case.
Other sources from Popeyes tell us that franchise managers have been assured that if things get too crazy like last time around… security will be stepped up where demand is particularly high to keep everyone safe.