The SMS Protein department is responsible for the sourcing and distribution of protein products to the Popeyes system.  Our ultimate goal is to bring outstanding service and supply at a fair price. We work mainly with the poultry and seafood industry to stay current with trends and changes throughout their respective industries. We review contracts and distribution lanes constantly to ensure our members get the best pricing and service available. The department sources over 250,000,000 pounds of chicken and seafood a year for the Popeyes system.

Annual Procurement

224,000,000 lbs. of bone in chicken

23,000,000 lbs. of  chicken strips

7,300,000 lbs. of  shrimp