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Fast Food Closing in on Full Service in Customer Satisfaction

2011-06-21 The quick-service industry is closing the customer satisfaction gap standing between it and the full-service industry, according to a new study.

Arby's Goes to Roark for $430M

2011-06-13 Wendy’s/Arby’s Group, Inc. announced a definitive agreement for the sale of Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. to a buyer formed by Roark Capital Group.

Treat it Forward on Father's Day

2011-06-13 From now through Father's Day, a cool Frosty from Wendy's can help warm the hearts of thousands of children seeking adoptive families.

McDonald's Tops BK, But Wendy's Still Has Most Buzz

2011-06-06 For the first time since September, McDonald’s surpassed Burger King as a more “buzzed about” burger brand—but it’s still second to Wendy’s.

Wendy's Has a Berry Good Idea This Summer

2011-05-25 Wendy's is introducing its new Berry Almond Chicken Salad—a fresh, innovative approach to salads that no other national fast food chain has accomplish...

Saved Time, Better Crew in New Wendy's Recruiting Tool

2011-05-10 WyckWyre.com, the Web-based recruiting solution developed specifically for the restaurant and hospitality industry, recently joined forces with severa...

Wendy's Franchisee Scores Automated Hiring Help

2011-04-12 A new survey of the Business Roundtable, an association of CEOs of corporations representing a combined workforce of more than 13 million employees, p...

Do Consumers Prefer Wendy's Over McDonald's?

2011-04-11 In a national taste test, consumers said that Wendy's new French fries taste better than McDonald's fries. Specifically, 56 percent of consumers takin...

Wendy’s Beverage Menu Gets ‘Pure’ Addition

2011-03-08 Wendy’s has added Nestlé Pure Life Purified brand bottled water to its beverage menu, demonstrating a continued commitment to offering patrons nutriti...