industry headlines

Wendy's, Panera Execs to Speak on Loss Prevention

2010-02-23 David Karam and Michael Kupstas will speak at National Food Service Security Council's annual conference in August.

The Green Battle: Real Efforts vs. Consumer Perceptions

2010-02-17 Some brands, like Wendy's, are perceived by consumers to be much more green than they actually are, while others, including Starbucks, are more green than consumers think, a new study says.

Ninety-Six Wendy's, One New Back-Office System

2010-02-12 Carlisle Corporation implements Syrus Restaurant Information Services to reduce food and labor costs, among other things.

Wendy's Doing Its Part to Help Haitian Children

2010-02-11 With help from the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, donations will be collected from employees and customers to help orphaned children.

Auction Scores Big for Foundation

2010-02-09 WAND Corporation raises more than $80,000 for the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption at auction held during Wendy's 2009 Convention.

Arby's President Leaving Company

2010-01-29 Tom Garrett leaving position he'd held since September 2008; Roland Smith, president and CEO of Wendy’s/Arby’s Group, to assume position on interim basis.

WD Partners Hires Former Wendy's Exec

2010-01-12 Mike Watson will lead WD SRE, the operations engineering group for the restaurant development firm.

Wendy's International Chooses POS for Franchisees

2010-01-12 Decision to go with WAND NextGen POS follows two years of collaboration between franchisees, WAND, and Wendy's.

First of Many Planned Wendy's Opens in Singapore

2009-12-15 First of 35 planned units opens in Lau Pa Sat Festival Market.

Another Wendy's Franchisee Switches to SecureConnect

2009-12-10 RDR Foods chooses solution from BHI Advanced Internet in order to simplify PCI compliance.