MENA-region Slim Chickens locations to open in early 2017

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MENA-region Slim Chickens locations to open in early 2017 credits: communityimpact.com

Kuwait-based Alghanim Industries signed a partnership with the American 'Slim Chickens' brand to develop Slim Chickens' Middle Eastern presence. 

 

Southern based Slim Chickens serves hand-breaded chicken tenders, fresh Buffalo wings and handmade dipping sauces. Starting out in Layetteville, Arkansas, it already runs more than 40 outlets spread over 10 states. The agreement with Alghanim Industries will lead to the first Slim Chicken restaurant outside the USA. Also in the MENA region, Slim Chicken will proof that Southern hospitality is not just for the South. Everyone, everywhere appreciates honest food.

 

Slim Chickens CEO Tom Gordon said: “We are truly thrilled and honored to partner with Alghanim Industries, and we look forward to working with the entire Alghanim Industries team to bring our fresh, hand crafted recipes and southern hospitality and service to the Middle East.” ........“Slim Chickens is about honest food, social meals, and a commitment to local communities. This partnership will allow us to expand that vision and voice in a new and expansive capacity, and connect with valued guests throughout the MENA region.”

 

Alghanim Industries, actively expanding its F1B portfolio, expects to open the first Slim Chickens restaurant in Kuwait in March 2017. This will be followed by a rapid brand rollout across the entire region.

 

Alghanim Industries Chairman Kutayba Alghanim pointed out: “We are committed to expanding our portfolio by partnering with one of the most pioneering, value-based consumer companies in the world, and we look forward to introducing the Slim Chickens concept to consumers across the Middle East.” The Chairman added: “Alghanim Industries has a proud track record of developing successful businesses with huge growth potential that meet the needs of the region’s expanding consumer base.”

 

Omar Alghanim, CEO Alghanim Industries, said: “Through our partnerships over the last few years, we’ve gained a deep understanding of consumers’ expectations for food and beverage offerings in the MENA region.”....... “Slim Chickens is one of the fastest growing brands in the United States and we have no doubt that it will enjoy the same success in the Middle East. Alghanim Industries and Slim Chickens share key values: Both have strong community ties, an uncompromising approach to quality and strive, constantly, to exceed customers’ expectations. We couldn’t be more excited to help develop the Slim Chickens brand internationally, and open the first store outside of the US market in our region.”

 

We saw this information first on: news.kuwaittimes.net


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