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50 QSR Marketing Stunts

From Fried Chicken Mascot Figurines to Novelty QSR Candles

— April 24, 2020 — Lifestyle
These QSR marketing stunts range from fried chicken mascot collectibles to novelty QSR candles.

While the McDonald's Quarter Pounder Scented Candle Pack references ingredients for a premium merchandise offering, the Funko Colonel Sanders Pop! Figurine celebrates the KFC mascot's cult status and relevance among consumers' of all ages. The McDonald's Quarter Pounder Scented Candle Pack is sold on the brand's Golder Arches Unlimited e-commerce platform and consists of six signature, soy wax candles in fun scents like 100% Fresh Beef, Onion, Cheese, Pickle, Ketchup and Bun -- an homage to the sandwich they make up.

Additional QSR marketing stunts include COVID-19-specific efforts like Chipotle Mexican Grill's celebrity-hosted virtual hangout sessions on Zoom and Popeyes' streaming service account giveaway. The fried chicken brand is giving away 1,000 free Netflix accounts to lucky winners as part of a unique promotion that also drives forward global social distancing efforts.
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QSR-Branded Streaming Service Giveaways
QSR-Branded Streaming Service Giveaways
Popeyes is Giving Away 1,000 Netflix Accounts
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Custom Mother's Day Videos
Custom Mother's Day Videos
This KFC Video Boasts a Provocative Version of the Chickendale Dance
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Senior-Celebrating QSR Parties
Senior-Celebrating QSR Parties
Nando’s Fans Took Over a Franchise With A Nana-Themed Party
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QSR Tabletop Games
QSR Tabletop Games
Feast of Legends is a Tabletop Role-Playing Game by Wendy's
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Fast Food Scholarships
Fast Food Scholarships
Taco Bell's Live Más Scholarship Has a Total That Exceeds $6 Million
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Fried Chicken-Themed Wedding Services
Fried Chicken-Themed Wedding Services
KFC Australia Recently Launched a KFC Wedding Service
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QSR Dating Simulators
QSR Dating Simulators
KFC's "Most Delicious" Dating Sim Lets Players Woo Colonel Sanders
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Mascot Candy Dispensers
Mascot Candy Dispensers
The Colonel Sanders Pop! PEZ Dispenser Revives a 90s Creation
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Quirky QSR Sandwich Campaigns
Quirky QSR Sandwich Campaigns
Popeyes Launched the BYOB: Bring Your Own Bun Campaign
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Spoof Fast Food Streetwear
Spoof Fast Food Streetwear
Schnuggs by McDonald's Promotes Its New Spicy Chicken McNuggets
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QSR Uniform Clothing Collections
QSR Uniform Clothing Collections
The Popeyes Clothing Collection is Familiarly Fashioned
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Multipurpose Bucket Hats
Multipurpose Bucket Hats
The KFC Russia x Mam Cupy Bucket Hat Doubles as a Chicken Container
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Meaty QSR Wrapping Papers
Meaty QSR Wrapping Papers
The Arby's All the Meats Wrapping Paper Transforms Gifts
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QSR-Sponsored Virtual Hangouts
QSR-Sponsored Virtual Hangouts
Chipotle Mexican Grill Launched Hangouts on Zoom with Celebrities
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Ageless Chicken Drumstick Stunts
Ageless Chicken Drumstick Stunts
Kentucky for Kentucky Boasts a KFC Drumstick That Won't Go Bad
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QSR Voice Assistants
QSR Voice Assistants
KFC Canada's Amazon Alexa Skill Lets Users Chat with Colonel Sanders
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Branded Condiment Bathing Suits
Branded Condiment Bathing Suits
The Taco Bell Sauce Packet Bathing Suits Come in Two Style Options
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Taco Clothing Swaps
Taco Clothing Swaps
Taco Bell Canada Will Give Free Tacos in Exchange for Old Clothing
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Hot Sauce-Branded Jumpsuits
Hot Sauce-Branded Jumpsuits
Taco Bell Teamed Up with Tipsy Elves on Some Hot Sauce Onesies
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Seasonal QSR Sweaters
Seasonal QSR Sweaters
The Popeyes Ugly Christmas Sweater is Festively Food-Themed
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Branded QSR Sunglasses
Branded QSR Sunglasses
The Taco Bell x Diff Eyewear Designs are Protective & Stylish
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DIY Chicken-Cooking Events
DIY Chicken-Cooking Events
KFC 'Open Kitchen' Invites Customers to Make Their Own Burger
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QSR Mascot Costumes
QSR Mascot Costumes
KFC and Spirit Halloween Created a Limited-Edition Colonel Sanders Costume
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Saucy Queso-Scented Candles
Saucy Queso-Scented Candles
The Qdoba Queso Candle is Here for the Holidays
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Seasonal QSR Wrapping Papers
Seasonal QSR Wrapping Papers
The Dunkin' Peppermint Scented Wrapping Paper is Aromatic
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Limited-Edition QSR Candles
Limited-Edition QSR Candles
The Homesick x Dunkin' Collection Shares the Scent of Favorite Treats
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QSR Sauce-Scented Candles
QSR Sauce-Scented Candles
The KFC Gravy Scented Candle is Being Given Away by the Brand
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Branded QSR Costumes
Branded QSR Costumes
Dunkin' Modeled Its First Official Halloween Costume on the Dunkin' Runner
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Taco Brand School Supplies
Taco Brand School Supplies
The Taco Bell Back to School Collection is Here for Fall 2019
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Pizza-Themed Engagement Rings
Pizza-Themed Engagement Rings
Domino's Australia Created an Opulent $9,000 Diamond Ring
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Charitable Fast Food Merchandise
Charitable Fast Food Merchandise
Mcdonald's and the Drake General Store Launched Branded Products
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Limited-Edition Fast Food Toys
Limited-Edition Fast Food Toys
The Funko Colonel Sanders Pop! Figurine Celebrates the Founder
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Throwback Fast Food Boxes
Throwback Fast Food Boxes
McDonald's Surprise Happy Meal Shares Toys from Decades Past
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Chicken-Covered Clogs
Chicken-Covered Clogs
KFC Debuted a Pair of Crocs Clogs at New York Fashion Week
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Branded Scented Wrapping Paper
Branded Scented Wrapping Paper
Taco Bell Returns with Its CrunchWrapping Paper, but with a Twist
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Fast Food-Inspired Streetwear
Fast Food-Inspired Streetwear
SANDALBOYZ and KFC Indonedia Join Forces of Apparel Designs
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QSR Cross-Stitch Patterns
QSR Cross-Stitch Patterns
KFC is Selling Limited-Edition Craft Patterns on Etsy
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QSR-Scented Candle Sets
QSR-Scented Candle Sets
The McDonald's Quarter Pounder Scented Candle Pack is Ingredient-Inspired
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Pizza Chain Streetwear
Pizza Chain Streetwear
Designer Liam Hodges & Domino's Created Limited-Edition Streetwear
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Wacky Crowdfunding Campaigns
Wacky Crowdfunding Campaigns
KFC is Attempting to Get Its Consumers to Fund Its Marketing Stunts
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Fried Chicken Ice Creams
Fried Chicken Ice Creams
KFC Will Offer Kentucky Fried Chicken-Flavored Ice Cream This Summer
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Fast Food E-Commerce Sites
Fast Food E-Commerce Sites
McDonald's Created an Online Store Named Golden Arches Unlimited
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Wearable Picnic Blankets
Wearable Picnic Blankets
KFC's 'Picnic Polo' Instantly Helps to Set Up a Picnic Anywhere
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QSR Mascot Rugs
QSR Mascot Rugs
KFC Created a Quirky Limited-Edition Faux Fur Rug for Valentine's Day
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Self-Explanatory Fast-Food Campaigns
Self-Explanatory Fast-Food Campaigns
These McDonald's Billboards are the Epitome of Minimalism
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Millennial-Targeted CGI Mascots
Millennial-Targeted CGI Mascots
KFC Colonel Sanders is Now a Digital Influencer on Instagram
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Fast Food Halloween Collections
Fast Food Halloween Collections
Taco Bell Unveils a Halloween Collection for Couples and Families
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Fast Food-Themed Clothing Capsules
Fast Food-Themed Clothing Capsules
The Second KFC Fashion Line is in Collaboration with Carnival
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Luxury Fast-Food Branding
Luxury Fast-Food Branding
The McDonald's x Alexander Wang Collaboration Oozes Sophistication
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Cheeky Marketing Strategies
Cheeky Marketing Strategies
The McDonald's Paper Bag is Eerily Similar to Alexander Wang's Design
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