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Wendy's Gives $17K to Hockey Program

2007-03-27 Minnesota Youth Hockey will receive the donation check at tonight's Wild game.

Wendy's Heats up with New Sandwich

2007-03-08 Chain expands use of signature, fresh-baked artisan bread.

Small-Screen Marketing

2007-02-13 Wendy's ads go high tech to try to grab teens' attention...

Michigan to Join Debate on Trans Fats

2007-02-06 Michigan Rep. Lee Gonzales announces a plan to phase out trans fats by July 2008.

Wendy’s International, Inc. Announces Fourth-Quarter Same-Store Sales

2007-01-05 December yields Wendy's seventh-consecutive positive same-store sales period and strongest monthly performance since May 2004.

Wendy's Removes Anderson's Interim Tag

2006-11-10 Kerrii Anderson, who had been Wendy’s interim CEO and president, has been appointed to those posts on a permanent basis.

Wendy's Franchisee Implements Patented Order System

2006-11-07 256 Operating Associates, a Wendy's franchisee in Nashua, New Hampshire, has become the first Wendy's operator to implement a recently patented order processing system known as Order Perfect.

Wendy's Partners with the American Dietetic Association

2006-10-19 The two groups have created Mom RD, a program that will connect parents with food and nutrition experts. Wendy's is also rolling out nutrition poster in its stores.

Wendy's Sells Baja Fresh

2006-10-12 Wendy's International today announced a definitive agreement to sell the Baja Fresh Mexican Grill restaurant chain to a west coast restaurant operating company for about $31 million.

Wendy's International, Inc. Announces Strong 3Q Same-Store Sales

2006-10-05 Wendy's says it has produced highes comps since second quarter 2004 and that a turnaround is 'well under way.'...