Popeyes completes removal of trans fat from its biscuits

ATLANTA The 1,878-unit Popeyes Chicken & Biscuits chain has completed the introduction of trans-fat-free biscuits and reduced-trans-fat French fries in its domestic restaurants.

Franchisor AFC Enterprises Inc. said the chain is also testing a zero-trans-fat shortening for other menu items, including core chicken products that currently contain up to 1.5 grams of artificial trans fat. A serving of the new French fries contains one gram of trans fat, according to

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