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Slim Chickens heads to open location in the Middle East

(Source: Slimchickens.com) (Source: Slimchickens.com)
(KAIT) -

An Arkansas restaurant heads overseas, according to a report by Talk Business and Politics.

Slim Chickens is from Fayetteville and has a location in Jonesboro.

TBP reports the company announced Tuesday it will open a restaurant in Kuwait next March and then others in the Middle East and North Africa Region.

It has signed a deal with Alghanim Industries as the franchisee before the Thanksgiving holiday.

The 46th location will open on Dec. 12 in Columbia, MO.

For an in-depth look at the agreement, click here.

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