Buffalo Wild Wings FDD – Franchise Information, Costs and Fees
Type of Business
You will operate a Buffalo Wild Wings Sports Bar with a sports entertainment-oriented, casual/fast casual restaurant theme offering a wide variety of chicken wings, sandwiches and other products and beverages, including alcoholic beverages.
Buffalo Wild Wings International, Inc. is an Ohio corporation incorporated on May 21, 1990, under the name bw-3 Franchise Systems, Inc. They changed their name to Buffalo Wild Wings International, Inc. on March 26, 2001. Their principal place of business is at Three Glenlake Pkwy NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30328. They began offering franchises in the United States in April 1991 under the names “bw-3” and “Buffalo Wild Wings and Weck.” In 1997 they began converting their franchise network from the “bw-3” brand to the BUFFALO WILD WINGS® brand.
The total investment necessary to begin operation of a Buffalo Wild Wings Sports Bar franchise ranges from $2,481,500 to $4,604,800. This includes $12,500 to $55,000 that must be paid to the franchisor or an affiliate. If you sign an Area Development Agreement to develop multiple Buffalo Wild Wings Sports Bars, the total investment necessary to begin operation under the Area Development Agreement is $12,500 to $375,000. This includes $12,500 to $375,000 that must be paid to the franchisor or affiliate.