White Castle


White Castle logoWhite Castle is known as one of America’s first quick-service hamburger chains and currently has 406 U.S. units and does $521.3 million in U.S. systemwide sales. The privately held White Castle System based in Columbus, Ohio owns the chain, which is known for its slider-style hamburgers.

Chain Snapshot

Segment: Quick Service

Headquarters: Columbus, Ohio

CEO: E.W. Ingram

Financial Data

Systemwide Sales: $521.3 million (U.S., FY 2012)

Total Units: 406
(U.S., FY 2011)

Sales Per Unit: $1.27 million (Estimated, FY 2012)

Source: NRN Top 100 report


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