January 21, 2014 // Franchising.com // Birmingham, AL - Chester's International opened four new locations in December, partnering with local retailers in Louisiana, North Carolina, Ohio and South Carolina. Three existing Chester's locations were also remodeled during in the month of December, two in Colorado and one in Mississippi.
Fans of Chester's delicious fried chicken can now satisfy their chicken cravings at the following new Chester's locations - Food Junction in Benton, LA; Reading BP Mart in Reading, OH and Love's Travel Stop & Country Stores in Lexington, SC and Pecos, TX.
"December was a solid finish to a very successful year here at Chester's," stated Jennifer Dodd, Senior Vice President of Operations at Chester's International, LLC. "We welcomed several new retailers to the Chester's family and achieved great success by growing the brand through existing strategic partners."
In addition to opening four new locations, Chester's successfully completed an ongoing initiative to remodel several existing locations with CRVS Eagle Stores; the most recent two are located in Yumma and Sterling, Colorado. Chester's customers will also still find their favorite Chester's menu items at the recently remodeled Slayden Travel Market in Lamar, Mississippi.
Deliciously crispy on the outside, tender and flavorful on the inside, Chester's bone-in chicken, tenders and boneless wings have been customer favorites for decades. Alongside the world famous chicken, Chester's newest locations serve a variety of Chester's signature side items including Chester's potato wedges, mashed potatoes and gravy, fried corn, macaroni & cheese as well as coleslaw. Chester's dipping sauces are always a great complement to menu items.
Thanks to the dedicated efforts of our corporate team and retailers fiscal year 2013 has come to a successful close. Chester's is looking forward to a strong start to 2014 by continuing to support and grow with new and existing partners.
Chester's is a leader of quick serve restaurant (QSR) concepts with more than 2,000 Chester Fried licensed and Chester's franchised locations. Chester's offers high quality, great tasting products, flexible size and store layout options, training and support. Chester's uses only fresh chicken that is specially marinated and double-breaded using a proprietary family recipe and offers bone-in, tenders and potato wedges as well as sandwiches, wraps, salads, breakfast and sides. For more information, please visit Chester's Web site at: www.chestersinternational.com.