International Restaurant Brand (NYSE:QSR) announced plans to open Popeyes locations in Kazakhstan on Wednesday.
The restaurant chain said it plans to open “dozens of Popeyes restaurants across Kazakhstan in the coming years. This move complements the recently announced expansion plans in France, Poland and the Czech Republic.
“We are delighted to present our iconic Louisiana-style chicken to our guests in Kazakhstan with Eldar Abdrazakov, a highly respected local investor,” said CEO Thiago Santelmo. “. “This is Popeyes’ first deal in Central Asia, representing a gateway to the region and opening up new expansion opportunities for the brand in the years to come.”
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