KFC Gets Rid of "Finger-Lickin' Good" Slogan Because of COVID-19


On Monday, KFC suspended use of its signature catchphrase, "finger-lickin' good," according to CNN. The 64-year-old saying just "doesn't quite feel right" as health experts tell people not to touch their faces to avoid spreading the coronavirus. "We find ourselves in a unique situation — having an iconic slogan that doesn't quite fit in the current environment," said Catherine Tan-Gillespie, global chief marketing officer for KFC. The retailer says that the slogan will make a return whenever the "time is right." KFC created a new ad to share the news, blurring out the saying on signs and billboards. Read more here https://www.cnn.com/2020/08/24/business/kfc-slogan-coronavirus-trnd/index.html