Mary Brown’s Famous Chicken & Taters opens in Charlottetown PEI

Date: NOV 24th, 2014

Topic: Franchise News

Toronto, ON November 24, 2014 It’s a milestone year for Mary Brown’s Famous Chicken & Taters as they celebrate their 45th year in Canada.,

Their upcoming restaurant opening in Charlottetown at the end November 2014 will mark another milestone as they open their 113th location.

With roots firmly embedded in the East coast of Canada (Newfoundland), this chain of Quick Serve Chicken restaurants is the largest privately owned chain in Canada and is expanding quickly across most major provinces in Canada.

“We are an iconic and exceptionally well loved brand in Newfoundland”, says Greg Roberts, CEO of Mary Brown’s. He adds, “the enjoyment and cravability of our fresh, made from scratch, hand cut, marinated and breaded chicken is spreading across Canada, as well as within each province. We are excited to be present within the PEI landscape and anticipate future growth within this province in a fairly short timeframe”.

The restaurant location will be right close to the University (Belvedere & University Avenues). Franchise Development Manager Peter Rakovalis, shared his excitement about the location and product. “We could not have asked for a better location to captivate the younger market”, says Peter. “We know that once Guests taste our famous Chicken & Taters, the experience is remembered long after and repeat visits are almost a given. Mary Brown’s is loved by our Guests and Franchisees alike, and we think that there will be strong demand for rapid expansion of our Franchise inside and outside of this province”.

The restaurant will initially be open seven days a week from 11am to 9 pm - hours will be adapted once the team has a better understanding of the needs and consumption habits of their Guests.

The brand has aspirations to open up four more restaurants within Charlottetown within the next two years.

Mary Brown’s Famous Chicken & Taters is one of the fastest growing Franchises in Canada. With 118 restaurant open by the end of 2014, and anticipation of having at least 150 restaurants open by the end of 2015, it is an exciting year ahead for this brand with a whole lot of “down home” charm and “honest to goodness” values.

“About Mary Brown’s Famous Chicken & Taters!”

“Mary Brown’s Famous Chicken and Taters!” is the principle brand of Mary Brown’s Inc. (MBI), whose other brands are “Mary’s Famous Chicken & Taters” (Internationally) and “Mary’s Diner”. MBI is a wholly owned and operated Canadian company with over 100 locations across Canada. The chain will continue to expand locally and globally under these brands.