industry headlines

Arby's, Wendy's Prep Big Russian Expansion

2010-08-10 Company signs development agreement to open 180 dual-branded Wendy’s and Arby’s restaurants over the next 10 years.

Hispanic Marketing at Wendy's Revamps

2010-08-10 Company names Miami-based Bravo Group as its U.S. Hispanic agency of record.

Fast Food Management Is Harder Than You Think

2010-07-16 Husband-and-wife duo Scott and Kelly Anderson attempt to dispel fast food stereotypes and offer a guide to quick-service management in their new book, Flip-N-Burgers.

Wendy's Franchisee Picks Back-Office System

2010-07-13 DavCo Restaurants, a 156-store Wendy’s franchise organization, selects Syrus Restaurant Information Services for Web-based system of tools.

Some Winners, Some Losers in Satisfaction Survey


Nine of 10 brands studied by American Customer Satisfaction Index show an increase in satisfaction between 2009 and 2010. ...

New Salads Now Available at Wendy's

2010-07-09 New lineup includes Apple Pecan Chicken, BLT Cobb, Spicy Chicken Caesar, and Baja.

DavCo Restaurants Select API for AP Outsourcing

2010-06-28 The multi-unit Wendy's franchisee chose API Outsourcing, Inc., for moving from paper to an innovative paperless process.

Game on for Next Wendy's High School Heismans

2010-04-13 In a partnership with the Heisman Memorial Trust, Wendy's will be accepting applications until October 3, 2010, for the next male and female high school Heisman award winners.

Wendy's Franchisee Gets Some Financing Help

2010-03-23 GE Capital, Franchise Finance gives $3.5 million credit facility to owner of six Ohio Wendy's to refinance its existing debt structure.

Wendy's Franchisee Honored for Digital Restaurant

2010-03-11 Wendy’s FourCrown Inc. receives FSTEC Technology Innovation Award for use of digital menuboards and POS software.