Quick Answer: Why Did Popeyes Chicken Sandwich Go Viral?

Is Popeyes Chicken Sandwich really that good?

If You Can Get Your Hands on One, the Popeyes Chicken Sandwich Truly Is the Best Around.

It keeps selling out, and there’s a good reason why.

But the fact that it keeps selling out shows just how much demand there is for a new fried chicken sandwich at fast-food chains, even if Popeyes’ competitors think otherwise..

The fried chicken sandwich was a marketing bonanza for Popeyes, earning it an estimated $65 million in marketing power. Traffic at Popeyes restaurants spiked into triple digits, and the sandwich brought the company a different demographic than usually comes to its restaurants.

Who made Popeyes Chicken sandwich go viral?

Angela BrownThis Is the Woman Who Made the Popeyes Chicken Sandwich Go Viral with a Single Tweet. 2019 was the Year of the Popeyes Chicken Sandwich, and it’s all thanks to one genius social strategist: Angela Brown. The chicken sandwich came out in August of this year and immediately broke the internet.

What’s the deal with Popeyes chicken sandwiches?

The sandwich is a crispy fried chicken breast, topped with pickles, slicked with your choice of mayo or spicy Cajun sauce, and nestled on a brioche bun. And it has driven customers wild.

What’s better Popeyes or Chick Fil A?

Chick-fil-A overwhelmingly won the title of best fried chicken sandwich, with the number of people who said it had the best one being 94% of those who recently visited the restaurant, which is how we adjusted for popularity. Popeyes came in second, with 38% of recent Popeyes visitors saying its sandwich was superior.