KFC to Sell Coffee Cup in U.K. That's Good Enough to Eat

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KFC to Sell Coffee Cup in U.K. That's Good Enough to Eat

by: GAIL ROSENBLUM at the Star Tribune

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Taking reduce, reuse, #recycle to a whole new level http://strib.mn/1wHhTY7 @KFC_UKI is testing out edible #coffee cups, via @StarTribune
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 12:15pm

The Brits, as we know, are a tea-loving bunch, which is why KFC should be commended for bravery.

The American food chain has announced plans to introduce Seattle’s Best Coffee to its fried-chicken restaurants throughout England.

KFC wins even more points for a smashing solution that allows our friends across the pond to hide evidence of their potential coffee addiction.

Toss down that coffee. Then chow down that cup.

To reduce its footprint and respond to growing concern about sustainability, KFC is testing edible cups at its restaurants throughout the country. The cups are made from a wafer coated in sugar paper and lined with a heat-resistant white chocolate, said spokeswoman Jocelyn Bynoe.

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Keywords: Ethical Production & Consumption | Business & Trade | Coffee | Corporate Social Responsibility | Ethical Consumerism | Ethical Production & Consumption | KFC | KFC England | Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship | Sustainable Food | Sustainable Living