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Sep 11, 2014, 10:00 ET

Wingstop Names Bill Engen Chief Operating Officer

Wingstop Restaurants, Inc. today announced the appointment of Bill Engen as Chief Operating Officer effective immediately. "Bill is a dynamic...

Jul 29, 2014, 09:30 ET

Wingstop's Strong Second Quarter Sustains Industry-Leading Momentum

 Wingstop soared to new heights in the second quarter of 2014. Building off their incredible first quarter growth, Wingstop continued to...

Jun 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

Wingstop Opens in Indonesia

 Wingstop has landed in Indonesia. The award-winning wing concept, with more than 650 locations around the world, recently opened its first...

Jun 13, 2014, 11:27 ET

Wingstop Opens First of 50 Planned Restaurants in The Philippines

Wingstop has opened the first of 50 restaurants in the Philippines. The new restaurant debuted at Regis Center, Katipinuan, in the largest and...

May 05, 2014, 09:00 ET

Wingstop Accelerates Growth In First Quarter

 Fresh off a record breaking year for growth, Wingstop continued to outperform industry averages in the first quarter of 2014 with a 9.6...

Mar 10, 2014, 09:00 ET
Wingstop introduces Chili Lime wings.  (PRNewsFoto/Wingstop)

Wingstop Debuts One-of-a-kind Chili Lime Flavor

 Wingstop has done it again. The Wing Experts, known for bringing the flavor, are ready to unveil their latest culinary masterpiece. Combining...

Mar 07, 2014, 11:10 ET

Wingstop Announces Expansion Plans For New Jersey

Fresh off a record-breaking year, Wingstop today announced plans to significantly expand its presence in the Northeast by opening at least 25 new...

Feb 13, 2014, 10:00 ET
(Left to Right) Paolo Del Rosario, Walden Chu and Jay Ong of Wingstop Philippines, Inc. with Charlie Morrison, President and CEO of Wingstop Restaurants, Inc.  (PRNewsFoto/Wingstop Restaurants, Inc.)

Wingstop Expansion Reaches The Philippines

 Wingstop Restaurants, Inc., now in its 20th year in business, is expanding to the Philippines thanks to an exclusive development agreement...

Feb 11, 2014, 10:00 ET
Flynn Dekker.  (PRNewsFoto/Wingstop Restaurants, Inc.)

Wingstop Names Flynn Dekker Chief Marketing Officer

Wingstop Restaurants, Inc. today announced the appointment of Flynn Dekker as its Chief Marketing Officer to oversee the brand positioning,...

Jan 29, 2014, 12:35 ET
Wingstop Continues Record Sales and Restaurant Growth in 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/Wingstop)

Wingstop Serves Up Record-Breaking 2013

 With the opening of 74 new restaurants as well as development agreements representing another 182 domestic and 35 international new units,...

Oct 29, 2013, 13:07 ET

Wingstop's Strong Growth Continues in the Third Quarter

Wingstop served up another strong quarter, opening 16 restaurants and generating an 8.6 percent increase in same store sales from July through...

Sep 03, 2013, 15:31 ET
Wingstop Turns Up the Heat with Mango Habanero - A new flavor created for wing fans craving the perfect blend of sweet and spicy.  (PRNewsFoto/Wingstop)

Wingstop Turns Up the Heat with Mango Habanero

Sweet meets heat in the newest flavor to hit the Wingstop menu. Today Wingstop introduces Mango Habanero, created for wing fans craving the...

Apr 30, 2013, 11:57 ET

Wingstop Flies High in First Quarter

 Wingstop is off to another strong start in 2013, with same store sales up 13 percent in the first quarter. The 565-unit concept also opened 14...

Mar 19, 2013, 12:11 ET
Wingstop introduces the Triple Double Pack, available at more than 550 Wingstop locations for a limited time only.  (PRNewsFoto/Wingstop)

Basketball Fans Score Big with Wingstop Triple Double Pack

Now that the NCAA tournament brackets are complete, Wingstop is adding to the excitement with an all-star offer for fans – the Wingstop...

Jan 28, 2013, 13:10 ET
Chicken Wings Take Flight on Super Sunday - Wingstop to 'sauce and toss' 6 million wings on Feb. 3.  (PRNewsFoto/Wingstop)

Chicken Wings Take Flight on Super Sunday

 The Wing Experts at Wingstop are prepping for the biggest day of the year when they expect to sell more than 6 million wings at 550 locations...

Jan 16, 2013, 11:26 ET
Wingstop Scores 9 Consecutive Years of Same Store Sales Increases.  (PRNewsFoto/Wingstop)

Wingstop Scores 9 Consecutive Years of Same Store Sales Increases

 Wingstop soared to new heights in 2012 – opening 57 new restaurants and achieving a record nine consecutive years of same store sales...

Oct 10, 2012, 11:17 ET

Wingstop Sales Up 16 Percent in Third Quarter

 Wingstop announced today that same store sales for the third quarter are up 16 percent over the same quarter last year and 13 percent for the...

Jul 09, 2012, 12:37 ET

Wingstop Sales Up 12.6 Percent in Second Quarter

Wingstop announced today that same store sales for the second quarter are up 12.6 percent over the same quarter last year and 11.5 percent for the...

Jun 12, 2012, 17:40 ET

Wingstop Names Charles Morrison President and CEO

The Wingstop Board of Directors today announced Charles Morrison has been named President and Chief Executive Officer of the company. Morrison...

Apr 09, 2012, 14:00 ET

Wingstop Sales Up 10.5 Percent in First Quarter

 Wingstop announced today that same store sales for the first quarter are up 10.5 percent over the same quarter last year. The 500+ unit chain...