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Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. owns, operates, and franchises restaurants. The company’s restaurants provide various food products, and nonalcoholic and alcoholic beverages. As of December 28, 2014, it owned and operated 491 company-owned restaurants, including 487 restaurants under the Buffalo Wild Wings brand name and 4 restaurants under the PizzaRev and Rusty Taco brand names in the United States and Canada; and franchised 591 restaurants comprising 584 Buffalo Wild Wings restaurants and 7 Rusty Taco restaurants. The company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

6,100 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/23/15
Founded in 1982

buffalo wild wings inc (BWLD) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $700.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $417.5K
Chief Operating Officer and Member of Complia...
Total Annual Compensation: $475.0K
Executive Vice President and President of Nor...
Total Annual Compensation: $370.0K
Chief Strategy Officer & Business Development...
Total Annual Compensation: $325.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

buffalo wild wings inc (BWLD) Key Developments

Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 28, 2014 ; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 28, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenue of $408,916,000 against $341,547,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $28,012,000 against $29,611,000 a year ago. Earnings before income taxes were $27,823,000 against $29,641,000 a year ago. Net earnings attributable to the company were $20,322,000 or $1.07 per diluted share against $20,815,000 or $1.10 per diluted share a year ago. The company reported an investment loss of $189,000 for the quarter compared to investment income of $30,000 in 2013. Effective tax rate during the fourth quarter was 27.1% compared to 29.8% in the prior year. For the year, the company reported total revenue of $1,516,223,000 against $1,266,719,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $135,724,000 against $100,861,000 a year ago. Earnings before income taxes were $135,407,000 against $101,535,000 a year ago. Net earnings attributable to the company were $94,094,000 or $4.95 per diluted share against $71,554,000 or $3.79 per diluted share a year ago. For the year, effective tax rate was 30.5%. Net cash flow from operating activities was $217,866,000 against $179,360,000 a year ago. Acquisition of property and equipment was $137,466,000 against $138,735,000 a year ago. 2014 same-store sales increased 6.5% at company-owned restaurants and 5.6% at franchised location. Estimated effective tax rate in 2015 will be about 33%. The company remains confident in 18% net earnings growth goal for 2015. For 2015, the company estimates that capital expenditures, exclusive of franchised acquisition and emerging brand investments, will be $177 million. The company anticipates generating cash from operations in excess of planned capital spending, and we'll be strategic in franchise acquisitions, emerging brand investments and return to shareholders as options to deploy excess cash to maximize shareholder value. Same-store sales increased 11.9% at company-owned restaurants and 11.1% at franchised locations for the first five weeks of the first quarter of 2015 compared to 4.8% and 2.1%, respectively, for the same period last year.

Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. Announces Expansion Plans

Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. will continue coast-to-coast development this year with the addition of 50 company-owned restaurants and 40 franchised locations, building toward its goal of 1,700 Buffalo Wild Wings in the United States and Canada. The company’s franchise partner in the Philippines opened their first restaurant in January and franchised locations in Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates are expected to open soon.

Buffalo Wild Wings, Inc. Announces Opening of its First Restaurant in the Philippines

Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. announced the opening of its first restaurant in the Philippines. The new restaurant at Capitol Commons in Pasig City will be one of several locations to open in the Philippines, joining more than 1,070 Buffalo Wild Wings restaurants in North America. Aside from delivering on its mantra of Wings. Buffalo Wild Wings locations will feature the company's new restaurant design, which provides the ultimate sports viewing experience while bringing the look and feel of the stadium experience into the restaurant. Buffalo Wild Wings is known for the highest-quality Buffalo, New York-style chicken wings, available in 21 signature sauces and seasonings, ranging from Sweet BBQ to Blazin'. Guests also enjoy a full menu of burgers, appetizers and thin-crust flatbreads, all designed to easily share with friends, along with a wide selection of beers. Each restaurant has an extensive multi-media system that features large wall-to-wall high-definition televisions for excellent sports viewing. The Pasig City restaurant is operated by The Bistro Group, which currently owns and operates 10 restaurant concepts, a culinary center (The Bistro Academy) comprised of international franchises, as well as homegrown brands. The franchise group expects to open multiple Buffalo Wild Wings restaurants in the Philippines over the coming years.


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