Wingstop Introduces Coca-Cola Freestyle® in Pasco
New Touch Screen Fountain Dispenser now available at 6605 Burden Blvd.
RICHARDSON, Texas, December 6, 2012 – Coca-Cola Freestyle has landed at Wingstop in Pasco, Wa. The Coca-Cola Company’s new proprietary fountain dispensing system with 100+ beverage options is now available at 6605 Burden Blvd.
Wingstop is one of the first retailers in Pasco to bring guests the touch screen operated Coca-Cola Freestyle fountain technology. The sleek, stylish new fountain enables people to select from 100+ regular and low-calorie beverage brands – including many varieties of waters, fruit-flavored and sparkling beverages that, prior to the arrival of Coca-Cola Freestyle, were not available in the U.S.
“Wingstop is excited to introduce the Coca-Cola Freestyle experience to our guests,” said Dave Tuthill, one of the owners of the location. “We’ve been open in Pasco for one year now, and our customers are some of the most dedicated wing fans we’ve had the pleasure to serve. Now with the Coca-Cola Freestyle machine they can get their favorite drinks and wings at the same time.”
Wingstop Pasco is located at 6605 Burden Blvd. and is open from 11 a.m. to midnight daily. More information and locations are available at www.wingstop.com and Facebook.com/Wingstop.
About Coca-Cola Freestyle
The sleek, stylish new Coca-Cola Freestyle fountains are touch screen operated, enabling consumers to select from more than 100 regular and low-calorie brands. Many varieties of waters, sports drinks, lemonades and sparkling beverages are now available to U.S consumers exclusively with Coca-Cola Freestyle. Coca-Cola Freestyle fountainsuse unique, proprietary PUREPOUR TECHNOLOGY™and has the capacity to dispense more than 100 brands in the same footprint as a standard eight-valve machine. Coca-Cola Freestyle is now available in more 1,100 outlets and more than 60 markets across the U.S., including Atlanta, Baltimore, Chicago, Dallas, Jacksonville, Orlando, Phoenix, Salt Lake City and Northern and Southern California. The Company plans future U.S. introductions throughout 2011. Consumers can find their nearest Coca-Cola Freestyle location at www.coca-colafreestyle.com. They can learn more about Coca-Cola Freestyle, discover the 100+ brands we offer, or share their favorite Coca-Cola Freestyle experience atwww.facebook.com/cocacolafreestyle.
About The Coca-Cola Company
The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is the world’s largest beverage company, refreshing consumers with more than 500 sparkling and still brands. The Company’s portfolio includes 15 billion dollar brands, including Coca-Cola, recognized as the world’s most valuable brand, as well as Diet Coke®, Fanta®, Sprite®, Coca-Cola Zero™, vitaminwater®, Powerade®, Minute Maid®, Simply® and Georgia®. Globally, The Coca-Cola Company is the No. 1 provider of sparkling beverages, juices and juice drinks and ready-to-drink teas and coffees. Through the world’s largest beverage distribution system, consumers in more than 200 countries enjoy the Company’s beverages at a rate of 1.7 billion servings a day. With an enduring commitment to building sustainable communities, The Coca-Cola Company is focused on initiatives that protect the environment, conserve resources and enhance the economic development of the communities where we operate. For more information about The Coca-Cola Company, please visit our website at www.thecoca-colacompany.com.
Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Richardson, Texas, Wingstop has more than 530 restaurants open across the United States and Mexico. With a sole focus on chicken wings, the Wingstop menu features 10 wing flavors including Original Hot, Cajun, Atomic, Mild, Teriyaki, Lemon Pepper, Hawaiian, Garlic Parmesan, Hickory Smoked BBQ and Louisiana Rub. Wings are made fresh, cooked-to-order and customers can also choose from homemade side dishes including Wingstop’s award winning fresh-cut seasoned fries. Wingstop has experienced eight consecutive years of positive sales increases, was named a Top 10 Best Franchise Deal by QSR magazine, and has been voted ‘best wings’ in markets across the country. Troy Aikman, three-time Super Bowl champion and Hall of Fame quarterback, has served as the chain’s national spokesman since 2003 and recently joined the Wingstop Board of Directors. Wingstop was acquired in 2010 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 $1.0 billion. For more information visit wingstop.com, wingstopfranchise.com or facebook.com/Wingstop.