If you can not grab one of Popeyes' favorite fried chicken sandwiches, it's unlikely to take a while. Online hype will sell out at all locations by the end of the week, Popeyes said on Tuesday known.
"The demand for the new chicken sandwich in the first few weeks after launch has far exceeded our very optimistic expectations. In fact, Popeyes has aggressively forecasted demand by the end of September and has already sold this inventory, "read a prepared statement. Twitter .
The sandwich, served on a brioche-style bun with gherkins and a special sauce, sparked an intense social media rivalry with Chick-fil-A. Other fast food chains that serve chicken sandwiches came into the fight, and it was not long before passionate consumers launched the Internet with their favorites stormed. Throughout the country, guests have waited in hours for queues in shops and thoroughfares for a taste. And many locations published signs sold out days before the chain's national announcement Tuesday.