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Wingstop Lands in Downey
DALLAS (Jan. 7, 2014)– Wingstop, the award-winning chain with over 600 units is expanding its Los Angeles presence. Today, the ‘Wing Experts’ announce the opening of another location in Downey, California at 8558 Firestone Blvd.
Wingstop in Downey is owned and operated by Wingstop Brand Partner Daniel Sonenshine of Far West Restaurant Group, LLC. This is his 25th Wingstop location in the Golden State.
“This is truly a milestone in my franchising career, and I am happy to have the opportunity to own and operate 25 successful Wingstop locations,” Sonenshine said. “It has been a remarkable journey to work with Wingstop and I’m proud of our team’s accomplishments since opening our first location in Bell Gardens eight years ago.”
With more than 70 locations in Southern California and wings becoming more popular than ever, Sonenshine plans to continue his expansion throughout Southern California. According to a National Chicken Council study, nearly four out of five Americans claim to eat chicken wings.
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.
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.