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A&W Launches 30 Days of Giveaways Sweepstakes

2017-12-04 A&W Restaurants, Inc. is getting into the holiday spirit with its 30 Days of Giveaways sweepstakes.

A&W is Giving Away Free Root Beer Floats for a Year

2017-11-06 Know someone who deserves free root beer floats for a year?...

A&W Restaurants Returns to Freshly Made Root Beer

2017-08-18 In a testament to its original craft beverage roots, freshly made root beer is now being served at all A&W restaurant locations across the globe, ...

A&W Launches New Reese’s Peanut Butter Treats

2017-05-31 A&W Restaurants Inc. is introducing two new Peanut Butter treats featuring Reese’s Peanut Butter Sauce and Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.

A&W Heads into Summer with 7 New Restaurants

2017-05-15 Frosty mugs of A&W Root Beer will make summer more refreshing for guests at the seven A&W Restaurants that have opened so far in 2017.

Krispy Kreme, Pizza Hut Earn Top Marks for Online Engagement

2015-10-21 Technology and data company Engagement Labs, creator of eValue Analytics, released its ‘Total Social’ data rankings on the top U.S.

A&W Supports Wounded Warriors With Float Giveaway

2015-07-08 A&W Restaurants, Inc., America's oldest franchise restaurant brand, announced that for the third consecutive year, participating A&W restauran...

A&W Looks For Second Round of Growth

2013-08-14 As a 94-year-old brand, A&W Restaurants has seen a lot of ups and downs over its history. But after being purchased by Yum!...

UFPC Renames Contracter Connection Division

2013-03-05 Dale Holden, senior vice president of Unified Foodservice Purchasing Co-op (UFPC), announced that UFPC Contractor Connection, a value-added services p...

A&W Restaurants Taps Cornett IMS as Agency of Record

2013-01-16 Cornett Integrated Marketing Solutions, one of the fastest growing marketing firms in the nation, announces it has been appointed creative agency of r...