Kentucky Fried Chicken: Embarrassingly, KFC runs out of chicken after new supply chain logistics partner gets off to a very slow start.
“As the (KFC chicken) shortage entered its fourth day Tuesday, some unhappy fried chicken-less customers have resorted to calling on their local police and parliament members to do something…”
Wells Fargo: More botched customer servicing by the banking behemoth prompts congressional demands for answers.
“…(The latest) snafu has prompted Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) to fire off a letter to Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan, demanding an explanation, accusing Sloan of breaking his promises to customers and flatly accusing the bank of stealing its customers’ money. Her letter demanded an answer from Sloan by the end of the month…”
Brand Risk in Education: Washington University – St. Louis fraternity member suspended after firearms are found in frat house.
“Two guns, one of them an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle, were confiscated from a fraternity member at Washington University, the school's leader said Tuesday evening. Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton also said that the student has been temporarily suspended and "removed from campus pending formal adjudication." The university's policy bars weapons from campus…”
Delta Airlines invites extreme brand risk as Georgia state legislature is poised to rescind tax breaks after the airline cancels NRA member deals in wake of Florida school shooting.
“…Casey Cagle, who is running for governor as a Republican this year, tweeted on Monday that he would block any legislation that includes tax benefits for Delta until the airline renewed the (NRA) partnership…”