industry headlines

Wendy's Announces Possible Sale

2007-04-26 After announcing the formation of a special committee of directors, the company's shares hit a 52-week high.

NRAEF and Wendy's Honor Top Students

2007-04-18 Four college students are awarded $2,000 scholarships at the Women’s Foodservice Forum Annual Leadership and Development Conference.

Wendy's Announces 1Q Sales Increases

2007-04-05 Company produces ten consecutive months of positive same-store sales.

Wendy's Adds to Frescata Menu Line

2007-03-28 For a limited time Wendy's reinvents a classic picnic favorite.

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.