Bojangles announces return to Orlando market

Bojangles is making a return to the Orlando market.

The Charlotte, North Carolina-based fried chicken chain will open 15 franchised restaurants in Central Florida through Chaac Foods Restaurants.

The Irving, Texas-based franchise operator plans to open at least 40 U.S. locations over seven years, including 20 in Georgia and five in Tennessee.

A spokeswoman for Bojangles told Orlando Business Journal the local expansion would include 12 locations in Orlando, one in Winter Garden, one in Davenport…