Boston Market extending offer of free chicken to US federal government employees and military personnel until government shutdown ends; free whole chicken offered with purchase of a family meal

GOLDEN, Colorado , October 15, 2013 (press release) – Buy One Family Meal, Get a Whole Chicken for Free Offer Now Valid Until Government Shutdown Ends

Boston Market is extending its offer of free chicken to federal employees and military personnel impacted by the government shutdown. Initially available from October 6 to October 13, now – until the government shutdown ends – Boston Market will offer federal employees and military personnel with a valid government ID a free whole chicken with the purchase of a family meal. The offer will remain valid in the more than 460 Boston Market restaurant locations nationwide.

“The response we received from government employees and military personnel during the initial week-long offer was tremendous,” said George Michel, Chief Executive Officer of Boston Market. “It’s important for us to continue to stand by all those impacted during this stressful time.”

“I just wanted to thank Boston Market for the wonderful thing they did for us Federal workers. You have no idea how much that meant to my husband and I. It was and still is a very big deal to us,” wrote Mary Ann K., a worker impacted by the government shutdown, in an email to Boston Market.

Family meals at Boston Market consist of chicken, meatloaf, turkey or St. Louis Style BBQ ribs, as well as an array of sides and cornbread.

About Boston Market

Boston Market Corporation, headquartered in Golden, Colorado, has given time back to busy families and individuals for more than 25 years with quality, home style meals at a convenient value in more than 460 nationwide locations. A staple on dinner tables, Boston Market prepares its fresh, never-frozen, natural chicken in signature rotisserie ovens and features an extensive selection of home style sides and made from scratch cornbread. In 2011, the company completed updates to locations across the country, adding new healthier menu items and enhancing the dine-in experience. As one of the country's largest providers of catering services, Boston Market offers convenient, same‚Äźday orders and delivery for corporate and personal events of all sizes.

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