Wingstop Opens First Location in Tupelo, Miss.

‘The Wing Experts’ now saucing and tossing at 2590 W. Main St.

DALLAS (June 11, 2014) – Wingstop, the award-winning wing concept with more than 640 locations, continues to heat up Mississippi with the opening of its newest restaurant at 2590 W. Main St. in Tupelo.

Wingstop fans can thank Brand Partners John Albritron IV, Tanner Berryhill and Jay Misenheimer for the newest restaurant, which marks the 7th Wingstop restaurant now open in Mississippi.

“We’re excited to open our doors and give Tupelo the best made-to-order wings around,” said Albritron. “We've got a growing fan base in Mississippi, and I’m excited to bring Wingstop to the Tupelo community. We invite wing fanatics in the area to stop in and enjoy delicious wings sauced and tossed in a variety of flavors.”

With a sole focus on cooked-to-order chicken, the Wingstop menu features traditional and boneless wings as well as strips all sauced and tossed in 10 original flavors including fan favorites Lemon Pepper, Garlic Parmesan and Original Hot. Sides are made fresh daily including hand-cut seasoned fries, made from #1 Idaho potatoes.

Wingstop of Tupelo is open from 11 a.m. to midnight daily. To place call-ahead orders, or for more information, call 662-260-4922. For online orders, or to locate the nearest Wingstop, 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.