Chicken Cottage strengthens presence across East Africa

In order to strengthen its presence across East Africa, Chicken Cottage Ltd and Express Kitchen Ltd have signed a franchising partnership agreement. This agreement will result in a fusion menu of halal grilled and fried chicken to Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda consumers.

The first four restaurants are earmarked to launch in 2022, with the first scheduled to open in Nairobi, Kenya in April 2022.

Express Kitchen Ltd is an affiliate of Hass Petroleum Group, an indigenous Oil marketing companies in Africa which currently operates more than 150 petrol stations across 10 countries in Africa.

“The Chicken Cottage high-quality halal fried, and grilled chicken products and its forward-thinking ethos complement our strategy to deliver a holistic family friendly destination for our consumers. The team and I look forward to launching this new concept in East Africa and supporting Chicken Cottage with its ambitious and visionary expansion plans in the region.” – Abdinasir Ali Hassan, Chairman of Express Kitchen Ltd and Hass Petroleum Group.

“We are delighted to be partnering with Express Kitchen Ltd and their experienced team to bring our famous Chicken Cottage products to new customers across East Africa.” – Chicken Cottage Ltd Group CEO, Shahrin Imran.

“This marks a major step in our international expansion programme, and we are confident that the knowledge AAH Group has in the region will help make this franchise partnership an enormous success.” – Senior Manager of Global Development at Chicken Cottage Ltd, Ian Jeffrey.


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