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Bojangles To Open Restaurants In Mexico

Posted February 8, 2006 2:56 a.m. EST

— A North Carolina favorite is heading south of the border.

Fried-chicken chain Bojangles is opening 10 restaurants in Mexico. The stores will be built over five years, with the first projected to open southeast of Mexico City in 3-5 months.

The fast-food company is based in Charlotte. Bojangles already has international appeal, with stores in China, Jamaica and Honduras.