Wingstop Restaurants, Inc.: Company Profile and SWOT Analysis by ICDResearch

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									Wingstop Restaurants, Inc.

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Wingstop Restaurants, Inc.                                                   Key Employees
                                                                             Name                       Job Title
Fast Facts
                                                                                                        Executive Vice President -
                                      1101 East Arapaho Road, Richardson,                               Marketing, Purchasing,
Headquarters Address
                                      75081-2329, United States of America   Andy Howard
                                                                                                        and Research and
Telephone                             + 1 972 6866500                                                   Development
                                                                             James Arthur (Jim) Flynn   Chief Executive Officer
Fax                                   + 1 972 6866502
                                                                                                        Chief Financial Officer,
Website                               www.wingstop.com                       Wes Jablonski              Executive Vice President
                                                                                                        Business Development
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange         N/A
                                                                             Company Overview
Number of Employees                   5,200

Fiscal Year End                       December                               Wingstop Restaurants Inc (Wingstop) is a fast
                                                                             food restaurant operator based in the US and
Revenue (in US$ million)              N/A                                    Mexico. The company was established in 1994
                                                                             and is owned by an investment firm, Roark
                                                                             Capital Group. It operates and franchises 480
                                                                             fast food outlets across 30 states in the US. Its
                                                                             key products are chicken wings, boneless and
                                                                             regular wings, boneless strips, combo meals
SWOT Analysis                                                                and sides. The company offers its chicken wings
                                                                             in nine flavors including atomic, Cajun, original,
Strengths                             Weaknesses                             hot, lemon pepper, mild, Hawaiian, garlic
                                                                             parmesan, teriyaki and hickory smoked BBQ.
Industry recognition and consistent
performance
                                      Limited geographic presence            The company’s headquarters are located in
                                                                             Richardson, Texas, the US.
Strong same store sales               Majority franchised restaurants
                                                                             Key Competitors
Opportunities                         Threats
                                                                             Bojangles' Restaurants, Inc.
Improving industry expectations for
                                      External and unforeseen risks
2011                                                                         Chick-fil-A, Inc.
New outlets to propel growth          Fluctuating prices
                                                                             Texas Wings, Inc.




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 4
    1.1      Company Overview ................................................................................................................................................4
    1.2      Business Description ..............................................................................................................................................4
    1.3      Major Products and Services .................................................................................................................................5
2     Recent Developments ............................................................................................................................. 6
3     SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................................ 7
    3.1      SWOT Analysis - Overview ....................................................................................................................................7
    3.2      Strengths ................................................................................................................................................................7
    3.3      Weaknesses ...........................................................................................................................................................7
    3.4      Opportunities ..........................................................................................................................................................8
    3.5      Threats ...................................................................................................................................................................8
4     Wingstop Restaurants, Inc. - History ..................................................................................................... 9
5     Wingstop Restaurants, Inc. - Key Employees ..................................................................................... 10
6     Wingstop Restaurants, Inc. - Locations and Subsidiaries.................................................................. 11
    6.1      Head Office ..........................................................................................................................................................11
    6.2      Other Locations and Subsidiaries ........................................................................................................................11
7     Appendix .........................................................
								
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