Chick-fil-A

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    Chick-fil-A is a fast food restaurant chain specializing in chicken sandwiches. The Company operates more than 2,200 restaurants. It also offers customers catered selections from its menu for special events.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1946
    HQCollege Park, US
    Websitechick-fil-a.com
    Employee Ratings3.8

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    Employees (est.) (Jun 2019)24,881(+2%)
    Job Openings302

    Chick-fil-A Office Locations

    Chick-fil-A has an office in College Park
    College Park, US (HQ)
    5200 Buffington Rd
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    Chick-fil-A Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1946

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    Chick-fil-A News and Updates

    What it costs to open 12 of the biggest fast-food chains in the US, including McDonald's, Chick-fil-A, and Taco Bell (MCD)

    It costs more than $1 million to open a McDonald's, Taco Bell, Burger King, or Wendy's restaurant. Opening a Chick-fil-A restaurant costs just $10,000. We compiled a list of basic financial requirements to become a franchisee for 12 major fast-food chains. Visit Business Insider's homepage for…

    Chick-fil-A is dominating fast food while teaching workers to say 'my pleasure' and putting flowers on tables — here are 6 strategies the chain has used to become the most polite in the industry

    Chick-fil-A's success is at least partially built on its reputation for hospitality and incredible service.  Quirks such as workers saying "my pleasure" instead of "you're welcome," placing flowers on tables, and offering free food are all part of Chick-fil-A's game plan.  Here are six ways that …

    How Chick-fil-A uses 5 steps to decide what items — from spicy chicken to brownies — to add to the menu

    Chick-fil-A has a five step process for rolling out new menu items.  It takes 18 to 24 months to go from an idea to an actual menu item, according to Amanda Norris, the executive director of Chick-fil-A's menu.  Here are the steps that Chick-fil-A takes to create new menu items.  ATLANTA, Georgi…

    The FAA is investigating 2 airports over their decisions to bar Chick-fil-A

    The Federal Aviation Administration is looking into religious discrimination complaints against two US aiports over their decisions to block Chick-fil-A restaurants from the premises. The FAA confirmed Friday it was investigating the San Antonio International Airport and the Buffalo Niagara Intern…

    Chick-fil-A is finally bringing back a menu item that customers have been begging the chain to resurrect

    Chick-fil-A's Smokehouse BBQ Bacon Sandwich returns to menus across America on Monday.  The sandwich originally debuted in summer 2017. Since then, customers have been begging Chick-fil-A to bring back the Smokehouse BBQ Bacon Sandwich. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Chick-…

    Chick-fil-A is testing spicy chicken strips as the chain looks to expand its spicy menu offerings

    Chick-fil-A is testing Spicy Chick-n-Strips in Texas, Arizona, and Pennsylvania.  "You're going to see Chick-fil-A do more with spicy," Amanda Norris, the executive director of Chick-fil-A's menu, recently told Business Insider.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Chick-fil-A i…
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    Chick-fil-A Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Chick-fil-A founded?

      Chick-fil-A was founded in 1946.

    • How many employees does Chick-fil-A have?

      Chick-fil-A has 24,881 employees.

    • Who are Chick-fil-A competitors?

      Competitors of Chick-fil-A include Dunkin' Donuts, Chipotle Mexican Grill and Wendy's Company.

    • Where is Chick-fil-A headquarters?

      Chick-fil-A headquarters is located at 5200 Buffington Rd, College Park.

    • Where are Chick-fil-A offices?

      Chick-fil-A has an office in College Park.

    • How many offices does Chick-fil-A have?

      Chick-fil-A has 1 office.