Chinese Consumer Group Urges KFC Boycott over Toy Giveaway

A consumer group called the China Consumer Association (CCA) on Wednesday called for a national boycott of Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) because the restaurant chain is running a toy promotion that drives some Chinese customers into delirious buying frenzies.

Chinese paramilitary policemen wearing masks to curb the spread of the new coronavirus stand guard near a logo for KFC before the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) is to be held at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, Thursday, May 21, 2020. (AP …