Chicken Express

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Chicken Express
IndustryFast Food
Founded1988
Benbrook, Texas
HeadquartersBurleson, Texas, U.S.
Number of locations
200+
Key people
Richard Stuart, Nancy Stuart, Founders Abby Ring
ProductsFried Chicken, Chicken Tenders, and other sides.
ParentStuart Group Inc.
Websitechickene.com

Chicken Express is a regional chain of fast food restaurants[1] concentrated in the Southern United States.

History[edit]

Chicken Express was established in 1988 by Richard and Nancy Stuart's Stuart Group Inc.[2] The first restaurant opened in 1988 in Benbrook, Texas.[2]

Present day[edit]

Chicken Express fried catfish snack

The restaurant serves fried chicken,[1] catfish, chicken tenders, and side dishes. The chain is also known for their iced tea, which they sell by the gallon.[3] Chicken Express is headquartered in Burleson, Texas and has over 200 locations in Texas, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana and Oklahoma.[4][5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Sandler, Eric (January 23, 2015). "Something to cluck about: Chicken Express plans first Houston-area restaurant". CultureMap Houston. Retrieved March 22, 2015.
  2. ^ a b Cherry, Scott (October 1, 2014). "Review: Chicken Express brings fast-food fried chicken, fish to south Tulsa". Tulsa World. Retrieved November 7, 2017.
  3. ^ "Construction for local eateries rain delayed". Houston Chronicle. July 9, 2017. Retrieved November 7, 2017.
  4. ^ Graham, A. Lee (29 August 2014). "Chicken Express debuts Burleson distribution-cold storage warehouse". Archived from the original on 4 September 2014.
  5. ^ "Worker killed in Burleson warehouse accident". Star-Telegram. April 7, 2015. Retrieved November 7, 2017.

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