KFC: Very Poor

Fast food isn’t worth the needless suffering of billions of chickens

The Pecking Order grades global fast food giants against three criteria for chicken welfare.

Here’s how KFC stacks up:


Very poor: KFC has made commitments to improve chicken welfare, but these are not robust enough.


Very poor: KFC only has some country-specific targets and they are limited in scope.


Failing: KFC publishes very limited data on its progress towards better chicken welfare.

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Fast food is failing

Our comprehensive report has revealed the shocking lack of commitment or care by these billion-dollar global fast-food companies. The ruthless exploitation of chickens for profit is unacceptable