FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Slim Chickens announced today its new restaurant openings in Bury St. Edmonds and York, United Kingdom. Dedicated and established multi-unit operating group Boparan Restaurant Group and their sub-franchisee group, KChicken, are spearheading the new restaurant locations.
“We are thrilled to bring our southern hospitality and quality cooked-to-order chicken tenders to more communities in the UK,” said Jackie Lobdell, vice president of franchise development at Slim Chickens. “We are so thankful for our partnership with Boparan and their subsidiaries like KChicken who are establishing a strong footprint for us overseas.”
Slim Chickens offers high-quality food and 17 house-made dipping sauces, allowing customers to enjoy a different flavor profile with each visit. Its menu is broader than many in the segment, offering chicken tenders, fresh salads, sandwiches, chicken and waffles, chicken wings, and unique side items. Fans also resonate with the southern contemporary look and feel, as well as the open and inviting layout of Slim Chickens restaurants, which speak to the hospitality mindset that anchors the brand.
“We are thrilled to open two more restaurants in the UK. Each location we open signifies the success in the service and support systems we have created for Slim Chickens franchisees,” said Sam Rothschild, COO of Slim Chickens. “It has been amazing to see our partnership with Boparan Restaurant Group and its affiliate, KChicken, flourish.”