Wienerschnitzel

With the summer season fast approaching, Wienerschnitzel is introducing new menu items to celebrate the return of the brand’s favorite time of the year: the Jalapeno Cheese Corn Dog and Summer Sippers.

Both products are available for a limited time and are now available at all 350...

May 2013

Paul Hironimus turned 80 years old in January. Like so many other franchisees, Hironimus, a Long Beach City College graduate, began his professional career outside the quick-service industry, serving as a draftsman in Los Angeles.

Nine years after graduating, in the early ’60s,...

John Galardi, 75, founder and chairman of Galardi Group, parent company of Wienerschnitzel, The Original Hamburger Stand, and Tastee Freez, passed away of pancreatic cancer on Saturday, April 13.

Galardi began as an eager entrepreneur determined to make it in the world of fast food. Over...

Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, is launching its “Big City Favorites Sweepstakes,” giving Facebook fans the chance to win a free trip to one of three big cities: Chicago, New York City, or Los Angeles.

The “Big City” sweepstakes runs April...

Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, is offering guests the chance to win big once again during its fourth annual “Cash in on a Corn Dog” sweepstakes by giving away $100,000 in cash prizes andmore than 1.2 millionfree corn dogs.

Beginning February 25,...

Wienerschnitzel, the world's largest hot dog chain, is making a splash with the return of its "UnDER the Sea Trio" menu items.

For a limited time, Wienerschnitzel is offering three fish options: the Sea Dog, Fish Wrap, and Fish 'n Chips, each made with flaky, white...

Starting January 7, Wienerschnitzel is bringing back the 99-cent Original Chili Dog for the third straight year. The world's largest hot dog chain is starting 2013 off in a big way with the return of this deal. The promotion will knock down the price of the menu original to 99 cents through...

Galardi Group, franchisor of Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, announced that it is committed to purchasing pork only from suppliers with documented plans to end their use of gestation crates by 2022.

The company operates 350 locations and serves more than 120...

Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, is mixing things up with the introduction of its newest menu item, Der Chicken Dippers.

On the menu beginning August 27, the bite-sized crispy chicken is served with a choice of three savory dipping sauces: Sweet and Tangy BBQ,...

August 2012

While many quick-serve companies turn to actors or celebrities to star in their marketing campaigns, some are finding just as much success by putting their chief executive in front of a camera. In fact, new research from TV analytics firm Ace Metrix shows that commercials featuring CEOs...

Restaurants and retailers have a long history of competing over consumers' share of stomach. That competition becomes particularly intense late in the day, when busy families must decide what's for dinner. If money is tight, retailers often win the family dinner battle by offering...

Wienerschnitzel has re-introduced its Footlong: a 12-inch hot dog that satisfies twice the craving of its classic six-inch dog.

Beginning June 4, customers can shift their taste buds into overdrive with the new Footlong, which is available in three varieties: the ever-popular...

Wienerschnitzel is making a big splash again with its “UnDER the Sea Trio” menu items. Beginning Feb. 20, the world’s largest hot dog chain will add delicious fish favorites to the menu: the Sea Dog, the Fish Wrap, and Fish ‘n Chips.

Wienerschnitzel’s seafood...

Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, announced the return of its 99-cent Original Chili Dog deal. Back by popular demand, this “Hot Dog” of a deal is available at participating locations from January 3 to 22.

September 2011

Jake’s may be the youngest brand on our anniversary list this year, but its mindset is decidedly old school.

Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, continues its 50th anniversary celebration by rolling out the grand prix of promotions—the “Teenie-Wienie 50 Cars & Free Food for All Instant Win Game,” where every participant wins free food and...

Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, has introduced a new, limited-edition golden wienie antenna topper in celebration of its 50th anniversary. The new anniversary-edition antenna topper coincides with the year-long celebration of the company’s golden year. The golden...

Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, has upped-the-ante for its second annual “Cash in on a Corn Dog” sweepstakes and, in spirit of their 50th  anniversary, will be giving away $50,000 in large cash prizes, “Wiener bucks,” and...

This year marks the 50th anniversary for Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, and to commemorate the milestone, Wienerschnitzel is taking it old school and bringing back the “Der,” as in “Der fun since ’61.” This year the company will...

Tastee-Freez Chocolate Nutter Butter Shake and Tastee-Freez Chocolate Nutter Butter Freezee available through the end of the year.