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Obesity on the Kids' Menus at Top Chains

2008-08-04 New study shows that 93 percent of kids' meals at restaurants provide children with calorie overdose.

Arby's Expands in 13 States

2008-06-20 The development commitments are with five new and eight existing franchisees.

Arby's Franchisee Raises More than $90,000 for MDA

2008-05-26 Grant Avenue Development has been raising money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association through its Arby's franchises in Virginia for nine years and for two years in New York and Pennsylvania.

PETA Challenges Triarc to Change Wendy's Practices

2008-04-29 PETA president Ingrid E. Newkirk has written a letter to Triarc executives urging the company to move Wendy's away from using eggs from caged birds.

Triarc Companies Buys Wendy's

2008-04-25 After two failed attempts, Triarc will purchase Wendy's for $2.34 billion.

Arby's Exceeds Development Goals

2008-03-04 The company opened 148 Arby’s restaurants and signed commitments to open an additional 197 restaurants throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Arby's Largest Menu Launch Since 2001

2007-10-01 The company is adding a Toasted Subs line to its Market Fresh menu.

Triarc Announces Organizational Changes

2007-09-05 Atlanta-based Arby’s executives assume additional Triarc corporate responsibilities...

Arby's Owner Claims Wendy's Buyout Block

2007-07-05 Billionaire investor Nelson Peltz said that the company is blocking him.

Arby’s Completes Removal of Trans Fat Cooking Oil

2007-06-14 Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. has completed the roll out of zero grams trans fat cooking oil in all of its restaurants nationwide.