June 03, 2013 // Franchising.com // RICHARDSON, Texas – Wingstop, the rapidly expanding wing chain with 570 locations, has landed its first restaurant Jackson, Tenn. The Wing Experts are now open and saucing and tossing made-to-order wings at 5 Stonebridge Place.
The new restaurant is the latest opening from Maybach Music Group CEO and platinum recording artist Rick Ross who also owns two Wingstop locations in Memphis and one restaurant in Miami.
“Wings are where it’s at right now,” said Ross. “Wingstop’s got the best menu, sauces and the quality can’t be beat. I’m glad to bring Wingstop to town and show Jackson what they’ve been missing.”
With a sole focus on cooked-to-order chicken, the Wingstop menu features traditional and boneless wings, chicken strips and Glider sandwiches – all sauced and tossed in 10 intense flavors. Homemade side dishes include fresh seasoned fries, cut daily from Idaho potatoes, baked beans, coleslaw and potato salad.
Wingstop Jackson is open from 11 a.m. to midnight daily. Call ahead and carryout orders available at 731-300-0245, Wingstop.com or the Wingstop phone app.
More information is available at Facebook.com/Wingstop with high-resolution, broadcast quality b-roll available for download at: http://www.elcreative.com/downloads/Credera-B-Roll.zip
Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Richardson, Texas, Wingstop has more than 570 restaurants open across the United States and Mexico. The “Wing Experts” menu features classic and boneless wings with 10 intense flavors including Original Hot, Cajun, Atomic, Mild, Teriyaki, Lemon Pepper, Hawaiian, Garlic Parmesan, Hickory Smoked BBQ and Louisiana Rub. Wingstop’s wings are always cooked fresh, sauced and hand-tossed to order and served with a variety of house-made sides including Wingstop’s award winning fresh-cut seasoned fries. Wingstop has experienced nine 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. 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 $1.0 billion. For more information visit wingstop.com, wingstopfranchise.com or facebook.com/Wingstop.