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Wingstop Lands new Aurora, Illinois Location

6/18/2014

DALLAS (June 18, 2014) – Wingstop has landed a new location in Aurora, Ill. The award-winning wing concept, with more than 640 locations, recently opened its newest restaurant in the city at 1261 N. Lake St.

This is the second location for “The Wing Experts” in Aurora and the 34th in the state of Illinois. The new location is operating under the leadership of Brand Partner Asif Rajabali.

“Wingstop has been extremely successful throughout the state, and we look forward to serving the best wings in the business to more great customers in Aurora,” Rajabali said. “We invite fans from the area to stop by and see our beautiful new location.”

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 N. Lake St. is open from 11 a.m. to midnight daily. To place call-ahead orders, or for more information, call (630) 844-9464. 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.