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American Rapper Rick Ross Opens Another Wingstop

2013-10-21 Wingstop announced the opening of a new restaurant near the Tennessee-Mississippi state line at 182 Goodman Rd.

Wingstop Promotes New California Location

2013-10-14 Wingstop announced it will celebrate the grand opening of its newest location in La Cañada on Saturday, October 19 with a special offer for every cust...

Wingstop Announces Second High School Scholar Athlete of the Month

2013-10-09 For the second time this school year, Wingstop is recognizing the High School Scholar Athlete of the Month sponsored by Wingstop and KTVT CBS. Each month, Wingstop and KTVT-TV CBS invite viewers, athletic directors, coaches, and members of the community to nominate exceptional athletes from the Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas, metroplex to receive a $1,000 scholarship from Wingstop. Nathan Byrd, a student at W.T. White High School, was selected for the month of September for his ability to excel in academia and his athletic accomplishments. ...

Wingstop Signs Up For 5 Units Near D.C.

2013-09-27 Wingstop is expanding throughout Northern Virginia.

Wingstop Turns Its Focus To UAE With Multiunit Deal

2013-09-13 Wingstop is spreading its wings into the United Arab Emirates (UAE) thanks to an exclusive multiunit deal with AWGAL Investments.

Sweet and Spicy Collide In Newest Wingstop Flavor

2013-09-03 Sweet meets heat in the newest flavor to hit the Wingstop menu, Mango Habanero.

Wingstop Opens 10 Units In August, Grows 10.3 Percent In Sales

2013-08-29 Wingstop served up one of its busiest growth months in company history.

Jimmy John’s, Chipotle Ranked Among Fastest-Growing Chains

2013-08-01 The list of the fastest-growing retailers this year tells a story of consumers’ growing affinity for fast-fashion, specialty grocery items, and appare...

Rick Ross Celebrates Chicken Wing Day with New Wingstop

2013-07-31 How did Maybach Music Group CEO Rick Ross celebrate National Chicken Wing Day? He bought a Wingstop.

Seahawks Wide Receiver Scores Wingstop Franchises

2013-06-27 Seattle Seahawk Sidney Rice is using the off-season to earn his wings.