HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas, July 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Church's Chicken® is pleased to announce the opening of its newest restaurant in the state where it all started over 67 years ago. Harker Heights, TX is now home to another of the brand's restaurants, famous for its original and spicy hand-battered fried chicken, Honey-Butter Biscuits™ and signature sides.
Ampler Chicken LLC is behind the building of this brand-new Church's location which was constructed from the ground up and is the first newly built Church's for the Ampler Chicken portfolio that boasts 71 stores to date. Ampler Chicken is dedicated to building new restaurants and reimaging their existing Church's restaurants in the Star Image throughout Texas, as well as New Mexico. "The entire team could not be more excited to bring job opportunities and successful business growth and development to the community of Harker Heights and its surrounding neighborhoods," said Mike Collins, President of Ampler Chicken LLC.
The official grand opening of the Harker Heights restaurant is set to take place on Thursday, July 25th from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at 670 E. Knights Way. A commemorative ribbon cutting ceremony, officiated by the Chamber of Commerce, will kick-off the festivities. Local radio station KIXT 106.7 FM will be on site for the grand opening with music, fun, and giveaways, and other Church's free food offers and promotional items will be raffled off, including a TV, tablets, and other cool swag. The public is invited to stop by for food and fun – a great time for the whole family.
"We are delighted to have opened the doors of our newest restaurant in the city of Harker Heights," continued Collins. "To be part of a growing community and serve the area's appetite for that down-home flavor Church's has been making famous for more than six decades makes our team very proud."
Guests will find the restaurant bears the attractive STAR Image Design, which includes Church's latest interior seating options, new exterior design and color palettes, and contemporary lighting inside and out.
Church's is world-renowned for their freshly prepared original and spicy chicken and fresh-baked Honey-Butter Biscuits™ made from scratch daily. "We're glad to see Ampler Chicken opening more and more Church's franchises," said Pete Servold, Executive Vice President of US Operations at Church's Chicken. "At Church's, we believe that groups like these understand more than anyone what their local communities look for in their restaurants."
About Church's Chicken®
Founded in San Antonio, TX in 1952 by George W. Church, Church's Chicken®, along with its sister brand Texas Chicken outside of the Americas, is one of the largest quick service chicken restaurant chains in the world. The brands specialize in Original and Spicy Chicken freshly prepared throughout the day in small batches that are hand-battered and double-breaded, Tender Strips®, honey-butter biscuits made from scratch and freshly baked, and classic, home-style sides all for a great value. Church's Chicken and Texas Chicken have more than 1,500 locations in 23 countries and global markets and system-wide sales of more than $1 billion. For more information about Texas Chicken franchising opportunities, visit https://www.churchs.com/franchising/. For more information about Church's Chicken visit www.churchs.com. Follow Church's at www.facebook.com/churchschicken and www.twitter.com/churchschicken.
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