industry headlines

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.

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.