Rapidly-expanding wing chain to open 500th store in Brooklyn, N.Y. Thanks guests with special offer on Dec. 19 Richardson, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Wingstop, the national chicken wing chain that has sold over 3 billion wings, will celebrate its 500th restaurant –…

Richardson, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Wingstop, the rapidly expanding wing chain with almost 500 locations in the U.S. and Mexico, today announced a new program designed to provide financing for franchisees. The financing will be provided through Franchise America Finance (FAF), and…

For the first time in more than five years, Wingstop has added a new flavor to its award-winning menu. The national wing chain today announced the introduction of its 10th flavor – Louisiana Rub – a crispy, dry rub wing…

The lockout may have stalled the NBA season, but things are still heating up for Milwaukee Bucks forward Drew Gooden. Gooden has signed a multi-unit franchise agreement with national hot wing chain Wingstop to open four restaurants in Orlando over…

Wingstop and platinum selling recording artist Rick Ross first appeared together on Ross’ hit single “MC Hammer” where he rapped about his love of the chain’s Lemon Pepper-flavored wings. Now, just over a year later, the Maybach Music Group CEO…

Wingstop’s same store sales for the third quarter are up 5.6 percent over the same quarter last year, and up 4.7 percent for the year-to-date, marking more than eight consecutive years of positive sales for the brand. “That we have…

Wingstop is coming to Louisville, Ky. The rapidly expanding wing chain recently signed a four-store development agreement with longtime franchisee Eddie Williams to open its first restaurants in Kentucky beginning with a location at 4812 Dixie Highway, in Kingsford Plaza.…

Wingstop soars with fans! The Wing Experts were recently named to Zagat’s 2011 National Fast Food Survey. Wingstop, which serves only cooked-to-order chicken, ranked second in the newly created ‘Best Wings’ category. The 2011 Fast Food Survey covered 103 chains…

Rapidly expanding wing chain awards three development agreements, including an 11-store deal with Tomahawk Brands, LLC, to grow Atlanta presence RICHARDSON, Texas  (RestaurantNews.com)  Wingstop announced today the company has signed multiple development agreements that will result in 15 new restaurants…

Coca-Cola Freestyle has taken over Wingstop in the Rio Grande Valley! The Coca-Cola Company’s new proprietary fountain dispensing system with 100+ beverage options is now available for the first time at 11 Wingstop locations in South Texas. Wingstop is the…

Wingstop has signed 36 development agreements since January that will result in 101 new store openings over the next several years. Wingstop has 485 locations open and 175 restaurants in various stages of development. The recent franchise and development agreements…

Maybach Music Group CEO and Platinum Selling Recording Artist Rick Ross has added Wingstop to his growing empire. Rick Ross, affectionately called the Boss, recently signed a development agreement to bring Wingstop to Memphis, Tenn. and will open his first…

Wingstop announced today that same store sales for the second quarter are up 6 percent over the same quarter last year, and up 4.2 percent for the first half of 2011. “This has been one of the strongest quarters of…

Wingstop, the rapidly expanding wing chain with more than seven consecutive years of same store sales increases, has been named one of the 10 best franchise deals in the nation, according to QSR magazine. Wingstop was listed among nine other…

Wingstop, one of the nation’s fastest-growing chicken wing chains, has announced a development agreement to open 15 restaurants in Seattle-Tacoma. The company, which has 480 locations and has experienced more than seven years of same store sales increases, recently signed…

Now that they have perfected the chicken wing, Wingstop is taking on the chicken sandwich. The national chain that specializes in made-to-order chicken wings, is expanding its menu to include its original version of the chicken sandwich – Gliders. Made…

Just months after being acquired by Atlanta-based Roark Capital Group, Wingstop has announced plans to aggressively expand its presence in the Atlanta area. The fast-growing national chicken wing chain plans to add 20 additional locations in Atlanta over the next…

Wingstop announced today that same store sales for the first quarter are up 2.5 percent over the same quarter last year.   The fast-growing 480-unit chain hit the ground running this year, selling more than 5 million wings on Super Bowl…