EATON, OHIO [May 23, 2013] — Henny Penny Corporation, a leading designer and manufacturer of foodservice equipment, has been named Equipment Supplier of the Year for 2012 by KFC. This is the third consecutive year that Henny Penny has earned this honor from the quick serve giant, in recognition of the company’s superior products and service. In addition, Henny Penny was recognized as KFC’s overall Supplier of the Year for 2011.
Henny Penny and KFC have had a long and successful partnership, with the two companies working together to develop innovative solutions to help KFC maximize efficiency within its restaurants while maintaining food quality and consistency. Henny Penny has worked closely with KFC to ensure that its pressure fryers and holding cabinets fit the unique needs of the restaurants. For example, Henny Penny’s AHC Holding Cabinet, created specifically for KFC, includes precise humidity controls and durable construction to keep chicken hot and fresh for customers.
“Receiving this honor from KFC reinforces our commitment to our customers,” said Rob Connelly, president of Henny Penny. “We approach our relationship with KFC as a true partnership, and appreciate the opportunity to assist them in meeting their business challenges. This award is a testament to our employees’ dedication to excellent customer service and support for KFC.”
About Henny Penny
Henny Penny continues more than 50 years of innovation that began in Eaton, Ohio USA with the first commercial pressure fryer in 1957. Today, Henny Penny offers a wide range of high quality foodservice equipment designed for easier operation, greater flexibility and lower operating costs. Product lines include pressure and open fryers, combi ovens, rotisseries, holding cabinets, and display merchandisers. These products and complete start-up, service, training and technical support, are available through Henny Penny’s exclusive worldwide distributor network. For more information on the company, visit www.HennyPenny.com.