Americans to Eat Record 1.4 Billion Chicken Wings for Super Bowl LIV

Chicken Wing Reigns Supreme According to National Chicken Council’s Annual Chicken Wing Report Washington, DC  (RestaurantNews.com)  The chicken sandwich may have won 2019, but the chicken wing will still reign supreme over the big game in 2020. The National Chicken…
Americans to Eat More than 1.3 Billion Chicken Wings for Super Bowl

National Chicken Council calls on President Trump to declare day-after Super Bowl a national holiday Washington, DC  (RestaurantNews.com)  Will Americans be ‘winging it’ for the Big Game? The National Chicken Council (NCC) has released its annual Chicken Wing Report, and…
Americans to Eat 1.35 Billion Chicken Wings for Super Bowl

Fans flock to bone-in wings, choose ranch as #1 dipping sauce in new nationwide poll Washington, DC  (RestaurantNews.com)  The National Chicken Council today released its annual Chicken Wing Report, which  projects  Americans’ consumption of the unofficial menu staple of Super…
Americans to Eat 1.33 Billion Chicken Wings for Super Bowl

Americans will consume enough drumettes and flats to circle the Earth nearly three times Washington, DC  (RestaurantNews.com)  Americans’ consumption of the unofficial staple of Super Bowl Sunday – the chicken wing – is projected to hit 1.33 billion wings, according…
Americans to Eat 1.3 Billion Chicken Wings for Super Bowl 50

National Chicken Council predicts Panthers’ victory based on wing consumption Washington, DC  (RestaurantNews.com)  Yes, that is 1.3 billion, with a “b.”  With the second biggest eating day of the year after Thanksgiving upon us – Super Bowl Sunday – there’s…
Americans to Eat 1.25 Billion Chicken Wings for Super Bowl

‘Great Wing Shortage’ of 2013 officially over; Buffalo Wings turn 50 Washington, DC  (RestaurantNews.com)  First Lady Michelle Obama isn’t the only one turning 50 this year.  2014 also marks the 50th anniversary of the first “Buffalo Wing” being sauced and…
The New Miami Subs Grill Debuts Boneless Wings Promotion

Campaign features 10- and 20-piece platters of 100%-white-breast-meat chicken wings, fries, celery and blue cheese for $5.99 and $10.99 for November and December Fort Lauderdale, FL  (RestaurantNews.com)  The New Miami Subs Grill, Florida’s largest regional franchise, unveils a new campaign,…
KFC Upgrades Snacking for On-the-Go Consumers with Introduction of Go Cup

Value and Portability: Go Cups Include Choice of Chicken, Potato Wedges for Only $2.49 Louisville, KY  (RestaurantNews.com)  Life has never been more hectic and today’s on-the-go consumers are hungry for a better way to snack. Today, KFC has officially upgraded…
Wingstop Named Proud Partner of Modesto Nuts

Partnership with minor league baseball team latest in sports sponsorship for national wing chain Richardson, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Just in time for baseball season, Wingstop and the Modesto Nuts announced that the award-winning chicken wing chain has partnered with the minor…

Ranch Dressing Upsets Bleu Cheese as Favorite Side in National Poll Washington, DC  (RestaurantNews.com)  Chicken wings have become a staple food of Super Bowl parties in the U.S., and demand for them on menus is now at an all-time high…

Wings are driving scorching sales at specialty chains, getting the gourmet treatment at fancy restaurants and even emerging in good-for-you vegan versions. Their presence on menus has increased 19% since 2009, according to market research firm Mintel. As a party…

Chicago, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Even if your favorite college basketball team falls out of contention, the March tourneys still provide an excellent excuse to gather around a platter of your favorite chicken wings. But the excuses don’t end with March. Wings…

In preparation for this Sunday, February 6th, Hooters locations across the country are getting ready for customers to consume over 2 Million Hooters Hot Wings during the Big Game. Wings are the number 1 item on the menu during a…

Mary Ann Wert is trying to remain unflappable about the spiraling cost of chicken wings. “In the fall, as soon as they kick that pigskin, the price of chicken wings go up,” said Mrs. Wert, owner of the Wing Wagon…

The flap over soaring chicken wing prices is slowly calming down. That’s according to industry experts and a local purveyor of the wallet-friendly snack food inhaled by generations of beer-guzzling college students. Figures from the U.S. Department of Agriculture show…

On Super Bowl Sunday, no matter which team you’re rooting for, hot wing sauce always seems to end up as one of the colors painted on your face. “Their very good excellent,” said customer Greg Ostendorf. For restaurants like Wild…