KFC, one of the largest fast-food chain is no stranger to launching quirky tech. KFC loves bundling gadgets with its meal boxes. Over the years, the company has unveiled KFC themes smartphone, power bank, one-click button, Bluetooth game controller and a gamepad.
KFC has tried its hand in entering the tech industry. But, the company has taken its tech game a notch higher, quite literally, with the new KFO. Kentucky Flying Object is a DIY drone that a few lucky KFC consumers will be able to get their hands on.
There are two kinds of wings in the world – the finger lickin’ good ones and ones that can fly. Well, KFC India just made sure you can have both! Order the new KFC Smoky Grilled wings at select KFCs across ten cities, and you could get your food in a super cool packaging that turns into a flying drone, powered by your smartphone.
The KFO, is the most fly meal ever! The red and white snazzy packaging for the KFC Smoky Grilled Wings has detachable parts that are easy to assemble. With an online user manual, assembly and installation is quick, easy and and hassle-free. Once you’ve put everything together all you need to do is turn the power on, connect it to your smartphone via Bluetooth and voila! your KFO is ready to fly! Lucky consumers can win the KFO, when they order Smoky Grilled Wings on 25th and 26th January, across 12 stores in 10 cities** in the country.
Food and technology, are two things that keep us and our consumers excited. To celebrate the introduction of our new scrumptious Smoky Grilled Wings, we are launching a limited edition KFO box. It is super cool packaging that converts into a drone.
Lluis Ruiz Ribot, CMO, KFC India
How to Get the KFC Drone
To get your own KFO, walk in to your nearest KFC restaurant on 25th and 26th January, order the all-new Smoky Grilled Wings and pray to the universe. 24 lucky consumers will have their prayers answered!
Just in case your stars don’t shine, KFC might selling the product on their online.kfc.co.in, too next week.
Here is a list of all the select outlets and details about when the KFO will be given out.
|25th Jan, Thursday||1:00 - 4:00 PM||Delhi||6 & 7, Scindia House, Outer Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110001|
|25th Jan, Thursday||1:00 - 4:00 PM||Mumbai||Kenilworth Mall, Linking Road, Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400050|
|25th Jan, Thursday||4:00 7:00 PM||Kolkata||20K, Opposite Peter Cat Restautant, Park Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700017|
|25th Jan, Thursday||4:00 - 7:00 PM||Pune||Amanora Town Centre, Amanora Park Town, Hadapsar, Pune, Maharashtra 411028|
|25th Jan, Thursday||4:00 7:00 PM||Chennai||183/188, Arcot Road, Palaniyappa Nagar, Vadapalani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600026|
|25th Jan, Thursday||7:00 10:00 PM||Hyderabad||Ground Floor, Survey No. 124, Village, Vinayaknagar, Serlingampally Mandal, Gachibowli, Hyderabad, Telangana 500032|
|26th Jan, Friday||1:00 - 4:00 PM||Gurgaon||3rd Floor, Ambience Mall, DLF Phase 3, Gurgaon, 122010|
|26th Jan, Friday||1:00 - 4:00 PM||Chandigarh||178- 178A, Elante Mall, Industrial & Business Park, Phase - I, Chandigarh, 160002|
|26th Jan, Friday||7:00 10:00 PM||Kochi||Lulu International Shopping Mall, 50/2392 50/2392, NH 47, Edappally, Kochi, Kerala 682024|
|26th Jan, Friday||1:00-4:00 PM||Bangalore||KFC Restaurant India Pvt Ltd, Central Mall, Survey No.5/78/7,78/8, Bellandur Village, VarthurHobli, Bangalore - 560103|
|26th Jan, Friday||4:00 7:00 PM||Bangalore||No. GS-11, GS-12, GS-13, Signature Tower #6, Gopalan Signature Mall, NagavaraPalya, C.V. Raman Nagar, Old Madras Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560093|
|26th Jan, Friday||7:00 10:00 PM||Bangalore||KFC Restaurant, Hypercity, Survey No. 6/2 and 6/3, Near Kundalahalli Gate, Thoobarahalli Village, Arthur Hobli, Hyper City Brookfield, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560037|