One of four chicken specialists on this year's Future 50, Starbird positions itself as a high-quality option, similar to the way Wendy's has claimed the high ground in the fast-food burger segment. It, too, points out that its signature protein was never frozen, the buns for its sandwiches are a cut above and its garnishes are all freshly prepped, down to some items being pickled in house.
|Location||San Francisco, Calif.|
|2022 Systemwide Sales ($000,000)||$30|
|YOY Sales Change||60.7%|
|2022 U.S. Units||12|
|YOY Unit Change||71.4%|
|Future 50 Year||2023|
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