Sonic Drive-In

Sonic Corporation, founded as Sonic Drive-In and more commonly known as Sonic, or "The Drive-In," is an American drive-in fast food restaurant chain owned by Inspire Brands, the parent... Wikipedia

  • Type:  Subsidiary
  • Industry:  Restaurants
  • Genre:  Fast food
  • Founded:  June 18, 1953 (as Top Hat Drive-In), Shawnee, Oklahoma, U.S.
  • Founder:  Troy Smith
  • Number of locations:  3,550 (2022)
  • Area served:  United States
  • Key people:  Claudia San Pedro, Brand President, Paige Bass, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Christina Vaughan, Senior Vice President Sonic Restaurants, Inc, Eddie Saroch, Senior Vice President Franchise Relations, Lori Abou Habib, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Products:  Hamburgers, Chicken, Sandwiches, Hot dogs, French fries, Soft drinks, Soft serves, Milkshakes, Salads, Coffee, Breakfast, Wraps
  • Services:  Franchising
  • Revenue:  US$ 5.482 billion (2021), US$ 4.687 billion (2020)
  • Operating income:  US$ 127.452 million (2016)
  • Number of employees:  5,000 (2021)
  • Parent:  Independent (1953–2018), Inspire Brands (2018–present)
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo