Information released on the KFC website shows locations where the company would like to target and put restaurants in.
In the latest released information the company lists several locations in north Staffordshire including one in the moorlands.
Leek is listed as a target location alongside Leek new road, A34 in stone, Hanley town centre and Newcastle-under-Lyme
On the KFC website it states that the Leek restaurant would plan to have a Drive through as part of the plan
No formal planning application has been lodged and no indication of location has yet been given.