KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken), a concern of Transcom Foods Limited, started journey in the port city through launching its first outlet here yesterday.
Transcom Foods Executive Director Akku Chowdhury inaugurated the outlet at Ameen Centre of Lalkhan Bazar Ispahani Intersection through cutting cake in the afternoon.
"We take pride in making debut in Chittagong, enriched with history of revolution and liberation war," said Chowdhury.
Fanfare and festivity marked the inaugural ceremony.
"Responding to the demand of our valued customers we will introduce some new items to the existing 11 secret spices recipes while ensuring further first-rated services and overall outstanding dining experience,” he said.
The company boss hoped that the international chain's new outlet would add an extra appeal to the customers.
"We have a plan to open a outlet in the beach city of Cox's Bazar soon," he said.
Both KFC and Pizza Hut are subsidiaries of the world's largest International restaurant company Yum. Pizza Hut has also been successfully serving in Chittagong since 2005.