Was Chick-fil-A ever called Chick A Fil? As a recent piece on Business Insider explains, "[t]he restaurant was originally named the Dwarf House." You see, Chick-fil-A founder, Truett Cathy, launched the company that would become Chick-fil-A with one restaurant in Hapeville, Georgia in 1946.
What's the story behind Chick-fil-A?
Chick-fil-A, Inc., Founder S. Truett Cathy died Sept. Cathy started the business in 1946, when he and his brother, Ben, opened an Atlanta diner known as The Dwarf Grill (later renamed The Dwarf House®). Through the years, that restaurant prospered and led Cathy to further the success of his business.
Does the Chick-fil-A chicken have a name?
The chicken in the logo is named Doodles
Before the “Eat mor chikin” cows, who debuted in 1995, the chicken that's still featured in the chain's logo was the mascot of Chick-fil-A. Its name is Doodles.
When did Chick-fil-A change their name?
Or Chick-fil-A?" The finishing touch was capitalizing the "A," a move that Cathy says reflected "top quality." Cathy registered the name in 1963. While Chick-fil-A has evolved from the name of the sandwich to the name of the chain, the logo has remained basically the same ever since.