While it’s been a challenging time for restaurants amid the COVID-19 crisis, a fast-casual chicken chain is forging ahead with a national expansion that will bring it to metro Birmingham.
Slim Chickens has inked a multi-unit franchise agreement that will bring it to Birmingham. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The restaurant will have both dine-in and drive-through options when it opens in the fourth quarter of 2020. The franchisees do not have a secured location yet for Birmingham.
Jeff and Andrea Goldt are the franchisees bringing Slim Chickens to the state and are multi-unit owners in the greater Atlanta area. The couple owns multiple fast-food restaurant franchises and has more than 25 years of restaurant ownership experience.
Read the full story at the Birmingham Business Journal: https://bit.ly/2KIs20M.