Chester's Franchise News

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Chester’s has taken its classic family recipe for chicken to the next level - by creating a partnership with The French’s Food Company.
  • Jul 25th, 2017
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Keeping its place among the top ranked QSR franchises, Chester's has been named as #64 in Entrepreneur magazine's 37th Annual Franchise 500.
  • Dec 22nd, 2015
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Chester's International is excited to announce an all-new Chester's Express program as an option to Retailers during the NACS Show 2015.
  • Oct 8th, 2015
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Chester's partnered with local retailers in Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Washington to open twelve new restaurants.
  • Aug 29th, 2014
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Chester's partnered with local retailers in Arkansas, California, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri, Tennessee, Texas, Washington and the Island of Saint Kitts.
  • Jul 25th, 2014
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Chester's International is streamlining customers' favorite Southern dishes with a line-up of ready-made side options worthy of Chester's unrivaled family recipe for delicious, double hand-breaded fried chicken.
  • Jul 16th, 2014
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Chester's International opened eleven new locations in May, partnering with local retailers in California, Colorado, Georgia, Iowa, Texas, Washington and Wyoming.
  • Jun 18th, 2014
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Chester's International opened eight new locations in April, partnering with local retailers in Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia, North Carolina, Mississippi, South Dakota and Texas.
  • May 28th, 2014
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Chester's International opened seven new locations in March, partnering with local retailers in Illinois, Kansas, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri and Texas.
  • May 8th, 2014
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Chester's International opened ten new locations in February, partnering with local retailers in Georgia, Louisiana, New Mexico, South Dakota, Texas and West Virginia.
  • Mar 19th, 2014
  • 101    23
Chester's International opened ten new locations in January, partnering with local retailers in Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, New Hampshire, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Wisconsin.
  • Mar 5th, 2014
  • 95    5
Chester's is shaking things up by introducing two new seasoning flavor options to its already delicious fresh, fried chicken.
  • Feb 19th, 2014
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Chester's International opened four new locations in December, partnering with local retailers in Louisiana, North Carolina, Ohio and South Carolina.
  • Jan 21st, 2014
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Chester's International opened seven new locations in November, partnering with local retailers in Georgia, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, Pennsylvania and Texas.
  • Dec 23rd, 2013
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Chester's is adding Family Packs and Party Packs to the menu in all supermarket locations and in convenience store locations that offer 24-piece or larger orders on their menus.
  • Jul 2nd, 2013
  • 26    4
Chester's International opened 9 new locations in April in partnership with local retailers in Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Mississippi, Nevada, New York, Texas and Virginia.
  • May 17th, 2013
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Chester's International opened 6 new locations in February in partnership with local retailers in Arkansas, Texas, Missouri and West Virginia.
  • Mar 21st, 2013
  • 126    8
Reese & Ray's IGA recently completed the renovation of its Chester's restaurant as well as its entire deli department.
  • Mar 8th, 2013
  • 68    6
Chester's fans can now satisfy their chicken cravings at Gurdon Quick Mart in Gurdon, Arkansas.
  • Mar 5th, 2013
  • 40    6
Chester's has recently completed renovations to its Lancaster, Pennsylvania location within Greenfield Food N Fuel near Highway 30.
  • Mar 5th, 2013
  • 138    27
Chester's is pleased to announce recently completed renovations to its Leland, MS Zip Trip location, one of three Zip Trip locations in the Mississippi Delta serving Chester's delicious fried chick
  • Mar 1st, 2013
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Chester's announces four Chester's locations in Little General convenience stores throughout Southern West Virginia located in Alderson, Pinch, Omar, and Barboursville.
  • Feb 13th, 2013
  • 36    6
Chester's has recently unveiled renovations to its Fair City Foods location in Huron, South Dakota. Fair City Foods has been a Chester's partner for more than 10 years.
  • Feb 12th, 2013
  • 26    4
Chester's, in partnership with Cubby's convenience stores, has recently completed renovations to three of its Cubby's locations - two in Nebraska and one in South Dakota.
  • Feb 11th, 2013
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Chester's Chicken on the Fly recently opened at EJ & Emma's at The Cave on Alderson Broaddus College in Philippi, WV. Partnering with Sodexo, Alderson Broaddus now serves its students Chester's delicious fried chicken.
  • Feb 8th, 2013
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All three of Last Minit Mart's Chester's locations in the greater Pittsburgh area - Jamestown, New Wilmington and New Castle - recently unveiled remodeled Chester's.
  • Feb 6th, 2013
  • 63    16
Chester's and Lipscomb Oil Company announce the opening of three Chester's locations within The Filling Station convenience stores in Pickens, Webb and Tchula, Mississippi.
  • Feb 5th, 2013
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Chester's continues to open locations with its longtime partner, Double Bee's. This past fall Double Bee's opened two more Chester's in Newport and Quitman, AR.
  • Feb 4th, 2013
  • 19    2
Ken's Food Fair & Shell Express continues to satisfy customer's fresh fried chicken craving in the Northern portion of South Dakota.
  • Feb 4th, 2013
  • 22    4
Sparky's One Stop recently opened another Chester's restaurant. Chester's is proud to announce there are now thirteen Sparky's One Stops operating Chester's in Iowa.
  • Feb 1st, 2013
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