KFC, which runs more than 11,000 food outlets in some 80 countries and is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc., said in a statement that it would open 200-300 new outlets the AFP reported.
Over the next three to five years, KFC will be offering up to 9,000 new jobs... with a particular focus on the north of England, and South Wales, KFC UK said in a statement, the AFP reported.
The group specializing in fried chicken is expected to spend 100-150 million pounds in the big scale expansion scheme.
In Britain and Ireland KFC UK currently employs 20,000 people in its 760 stores.