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Wingstop Lands Newest Chicago Location

7/8/2014

DALLAS (July 8, 2014) – Wingstop, the award-winning wing concept with more than 650 locations, has landed its newest location in the Windy City at 6160 N. Lincoln Ave.

This is the 31st location for The Wing Experts in the Chicago area. Operating under the leadership of Brand Partner Mukesh Patel, the new location is the first of four planned restaurants in a multi-unit development agreement signed last year.

“The residents of Chicago know their wings and they don’t settle for anything but the best,” Patel said. “The city is filled with loyal fans and customers who have continued to support the Wingstop brand, and we are happy to serve them.”

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 on Lincoln Avenue is open from 11 a.m. to midnight daily. To place call-ahead orders, or for more information, call 872-203-9721. 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.