ATLANTA Church's Chicken said it has signed a deal to open 25 to 30 units under its Texas Chicken brand name in Russia over the next three years.
The deal is with European Active Corp., Moscow-based operator of the Pizza di Poma chain, company executives said. The first restaurant is scheduled to open in Moscow.
The Texas Chicken name is used in some of Church’s overseas markets because of confusion over the use of “Church” in its usual identification. The