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Wendy's International Reports Strong Second Quarter Results

2002-07-25 As a result of 13.4 percent in systemwide sales to $2.4 billion and revenue growth of 12.2 percent Wendy's has raised its 2002 EPS growth goal to a range of 15 percent to 18 percent...

Wendy's Brands Report Strong Sales Growth in June and 2nd Quarter

2002-07-03 Outlook higher than the company's previous EPS goal of $1.85 to $1.90.

Wendy's International Finds Ample Interest For 12-Yr Burger Bonds

2002-06-11 Analysts say cash-rich investors looking for secure ventures like the stability of scandal-free companies like Wendy's...

Wendy's International, Inc. to Acquire Baja Fresh Mexican Grill

2002-05-31 Wendy's will pay $275 million to acquire the fast-casual Mexican chain in a deal that is expected to go through in early June.

Wendy's and the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption Team Up With the Hallmark Channel

2002-05-07 Wendy's will serve as the presenting sponsor of the Hallmark Channel's original series 'Adoption'...

Wendy's International, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results

2002-05-01 Systemwide sales increased 11.7% to a record $2.1 billion. At the same time, the chain's net income increased 12.3% to 43.4 million and EPS grew 18.2% to 39 cents...

Tastier food seen lifting Wendy's quarterly profit

2002-04-26 Wendy's stock rose to an all-time high on April 25th to $38.32 per share, a 29 percent increase...

Wendy's Raises Q1 Earnings Expectations

2002-04-09 Riding on the coattails of its new Garden Sensations salad line, Wendy's announces earning expectations and same-store sales are up.

Wendy's Calls February Sales Results "Outstanding"

2002-02-28 Wendy's International, Inc., announced positive preliminary sales results for the month of February...

Wendy's Invests in Fast-Casual Concept Cafe Express

2002-02-11 On the same day it announced same-store sales increases of 6.7 percent for January, Wendy's International announced plans to make a $9 million to $10 million investment in the Cafe Express chain.