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In July 2017 we kicked off our first-ever Chill with Slim Summer Photo Contest, and we asked loyal Slim Chickens fans everywhere to post pics or videos of their favorite summertime chill spots using their Slim’s cups as props and the hashtag #chillwithslim on social...

Slim Chickens is taking flight in Houston with The Cain Holding Group LLC breaking ground on the first of five locations they have planned for Houston proper. According to Eater Houston, this first location will be on Louetta Road and will feature delicious tenders, wings, sides...

Recently featured in SiouxFalls.business, Slim Chickens is about a month away from opening its first Sioux Falls location. The restaurant at 1517 S. Minnesota Ave. has set July 17 as its opening date. Franchisee Todd Porter has hired managers but is looking to add 40...

The regional chicken chain Slim Chickens has made its first landing near San Antonio, opening this week in Helotes on Bandera Road. The chain, which specializes in fried chicken tenders, started in Arkansas in 2002 and now has 45 locations, including 24 in Texas. A spokesperson...

Local franchisee Mark Smith opened the first Cincinnati-area Slim Chickens on May 1, 2017. Smith plans to open four locations within the Cincinnati area. Fayetteville, Arkansas based Slim Chickens recently crossed the 50-unit milestone earlier this year and has seen huge success building a loyal customer...

Do you know about our grilled tenders? Grill season is on. Let us do the work, it’s the perfect time to try any of your favorite chicken tender menu items grilled. Just say grilled. Slim Chickens tenders are always fresh, cooked-to-order and made from 100% all-natural premium...

Slim Chickens opened its doors for the first time in Bloomington, Ill., on Monday, April 3, at 1515 N. Veterans Parkway. “We love the fact that there’s so many people here in Bloomington and it’s a real foodie town, so we wanted to bring our goodness...

Locals in any community can recommend the best restaurants in town, but they also know the prime places to open one. That's why franchisors tapping into new markets focus on finding a local franchisee to open restaurants. Fayetteville, Arkansas-based Slim Chickens likes to visit franchisee...

Pull up a chair and bring the family in. Now through June 30th, Kid’s 12 and under can eat FREE at select Oklahoma locations. Free Kid’s Tender Plate valid with any adult meal purchase. TO REDEEM, JUST SHOW THIS PAGE TO YOUR CASHIER. Hours: 10:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. (7 days/week) PARTICIPATING LOCATIONS...

Pull up a chair and bring the family in. April 1st through April 30th, Kid’s 12 and under can eat FREE at select Texas locations. Free Kid’s Tender Plate valid with any adult meal purchase. TO REDEEM, JUST SHOW THIS PAGE TO YOUR CASHIER. Hours: 10:30 a.m. –...

Father and son franchisee duo Ricky and David Bagwell are set to expand the Slim Chickens brand into Mississippi for the first time. According to The Clarion-Ledger, the Bagwells are experienced in the restaurant industry and upon searching for a new brand to work with, fell...

Slim Chickens is entering the state of Mississippi for the first time, with plans to expand the concept into Hattiesburg in coming years. According to the Hattiesburg Post, franchisees David and Ricky Bagwell were in search of a strong restaurant concept that they felt would resonate...

Now with more than 50 restaurants scattered across the U.S, Fayetteville, AR based Slim Chickens is taking its growth strategy to the next step with international development plans. Chief Executive Officer Tom Gordon told the Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette that 2017 is shaping up to be...

Slim Chickens is expanding into Mississippi with plans for the Oxford area. According to HottyToddy.com, Slim Chickens Franchisee David Bagwell is enthusiastic about the opportunity to introduce the brand to Oxford. He is confident that the restaurant's Southern inspired atmosphere and menu offerings will resonate with...