Slim Chickens Celebrates Opening of 50th Restaurant This Month

February 15, 2017

“Life-Changing Chicken” concept celebrates brand’s 14th birthday and begins foray into international expansion

Fayetteville, AR  (RestaurantNews.com)  One of the fastest growing concepts in the rapidly expanding “better chicken” segment of fast-casual restaurants is kicking off 2017 with significant milestones to celebrate in February. Fayetteville, Arkansas-based restaurant chain Slim Chickens finished a record growth year in 2016 and just opened its 50th restaurant in Edinburg, TX on February 13, 2017.

Slim Chickens, founded by Arkansas natives, Greg Smart and Tom Gordon, originally opened in Fayetteville in February 2003. The company currently operates restaurants in 10 states and will celebrate its