KFC Shanghai unit

KFC Shanghai unit

KFC sues 3 companies in China over alleged rumors

Company works to recover brand reputation in country

KFC in China has sued a trio of companies in that country for allegedly spreading false rumors about the chain’s food, according to an announcement posted on KFC’s China website.

One of the most widespread rumors, according to the announcement, is that KFC uses chickens bred with six wings and eight legs. The company said the rumors misled consumers and hurt the brand’s reputation. Thousands of posts were spread from more than 130 accounts, KFC said, and many of the posts includ

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