Quick service restaurants roll out smart phone app payment options for customers

McDonald’s, Burger King, and Wendy’s all experimenting with mobile payments.

Pizza Patron is a fast food brand leveraging Hispanic growth and expertise.
March 2014

The rapidly growing Hispanic population is causing a major shakeup in the limited-service business.

Average same-store sales at U.S. company restaurants decreased 0.8 percent for the quarter, compared to a 3.1 percent increase during the same quarter a year ago.
In the meantime, the chain's marketing strategy, the "That's Right" campaign, will continue, but at an accelerated pace.
Wendy’s asked burger lovers to enter Build Wendy’s New Burger contest for an opportunity to create a new addition to its menu in 2008. A Philly Style Hoagie Burger won.
In partnership with digital music provider, Rhapsody, Wendy's will offer combo-meal customers a code that can be redeemed for free music on the site.
Kerrii B. Anderson, CEO and President of Wendy's International, Inc. announced today that the company is launching the next phase of its strategic growth plan
Wendy's says key measure of sales growth slowed in 3rd quarter.
The owner of 134 Wendy's restaurants wants to make a bid for the nation's No. 3 hamburger chain with two private-equity firms.
Triarc Chairman and billionaire Nelson Peltz elaborates on his bid in a letter to Wendy's Chairman of the Board, Jim Picket
Wendy's will give preference to pork and chicken suppliers who implement the chain's guidelines.
Billionaire investor Nelson Peltz said that the company is blocking him.
Activist investor Nelson Peltz told Wendy's International Inc. his firm is a "natural strategic buyer" for the burger chain.
The company is also revising its 2007 outlook due to lower than planned same-store sales and unexpected commodity costs.
Wendy's is trying to connect with customers in its advertising as it did when founder Dave Thomas appeared in the hamburger chain's commercials.
Wendy's and Panera Bread Co. are voted most popular.
A Wendy's franchisee in Kentucky is increasing its business an average of 6 percent by moving to remote ordering in the drive-thru.
After announcing the formation of a special committee of directors, the company's shares hit a 52-week high.
Four college students are awarded $2,000 scholarships at the Women’s Foodservice Forum Annual Leadership and Development Conference.
Company produces ten consecutive months of positive same-store sales.
For a limited time Wendy's reinvents a classic picnic favorite.
Minnesota Youth Hockey will receive the donation check at tonight's Wild game.