Wingstop Continues to Expand throughout the Chicago-Area

The ‘Wing Experts’ are now serving near the Rivercrest Shopping Center

DALLAS, Texas (Feb. 3 2014) – With the popularity of wings on the rise, Wingstop announced today the opening of its newest location in Crestwood, Ill. at 13211 S. Cicero Ave.

The new Crestwood location is thanks to experienced Wingstop Brand Partners “Chicagoland Wing Kings LLC”,who currently own and operate a total of six Wingstop locations throughout the Chicago-area. The group’s other locations can be found in Hillside, Oakbrook Terrace, Matteson, Champaign, Elgin, and now Crestwood, Illinois. In addition, the group will add another location to their portfolio in the Marshfield Plaza that will open later this year.

“We are excited to be involved with a growing restaurant brand like Wingstop,” said Vishal Shah. “With 30-years of experience in the restaurant industry, we are enthusiastic to bring more locations throughout the region to meet the demand of wing fans in Illinois.”

The Wingstop menu features classic and boneless wings, made fresh to order in ten intense flavors including Lemon Pepper, Garlic Parmesan and Original Hot. Sides are made fresh daily including hand-cut seasoned fries, made from #1 Idaho potatoes, baked beans, coleslaw, potato salad and famous house made ranch and bleu cheese dips.

Wingstop of Crestwood is openfrom 11 a.m. to midnight daily. To phone ahead orders and for more information call: (708) 385-9464 or visitwww.wingstop.com.

About Wingstop

Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Wingstop has more than 670 restaurants open across the United States, Mexico, Russia, Singapore, the Philippines and Indonesia, with locations coming soon to the United Arab Emirates. The Wing Experts menu features classic and boneless wings with 11 bold, distinctive flavors including Original Hot, Cajun, Atomic, Mild, Teriyaki, Lemon Pepper, Hawaiian, Garlic Parmesan, Hickory Smoked BBQ, Louisiana Rub and Mango Habanero. Wingstop’s wings are always cooked to order, sauced and tossed and served with a variety of house-made sides including Wingstop’s world famous hand-cut seasoned fries. Wingstop has experienced 11 consecutive years of positive sales increases, was named a 2014 Best Franchise Deal by QSR magazine, was ranked the #3 Top Growth Chain by Nation’s Restaurant News and has been voted “best wings” in markets across the country. Wingstop is owned by affiliates of Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm that specializes in business and consumer service companies with attractive growth prospects and revenues ranging from $20 million to over $3 billion. For more information visit www.wingstop.com or www.wingstopfranchise.com. Become a fan of Wingstop by visiting facebook.com/Wingstopor twitter.com/wingstop.