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Wendy's Founder Dave Thomas Dead at Age 69

2002-01-08 Wendy's announced this morning that founder Dave Thomas died around midnight January 7, 2002, at his home in Florida.

Wendy's International Announces Preliminary Sales For November

2001-12-06 Wendy's International, Inc., announced same-store sales grew 1.6 percent at Wendy's U.S. company restaurants, on top of a 3.4 percent increase in the same period a year ago.

Wendy's Management Announces 3Q Results, Says "Optimistic" for 2002

2001-11-01 Saying management is optimistic about plans for 2002, Wendy's announced that net income grew 8 percent and systemwide sales increased 7 percent for the third quarter of the year.

Wendy's Opens 6000th Restaurant

2001-10-16 Wendy's International, Inc. (NYSE:WEN) reached an important milestone with the opening of its 6,000th Wendy's® restaurant, located in Tijuana, Mexico.

Wendy's Announces 3Q Sales, Earnings Guidance

2001-10-08 Wendy's International, Inc. announced today preliminary sales results for the third quarter, which ended on September 30, 2001. Additionally, management updated its outlook for earnings expectat...

Wendy's Postpones Analyst & Investor Meeting

2001-09-13 Wendy's International, Inc. (NYSE: WEN) is postponing its Analyst and Investor Meeting scheduled for September 24-25 due to the crisis affecting the nation.

Wendy's Announces Initiatives, August Sales

2001-09-06 Wendy's International, Inc. announces several initiatives as part of the company's strategic plan completed earlier this year.

Wendy's Reports 2Q Results

2001-07-31 Wendy's International, Inc. announces financial results for the second quarter of 2001.

Wendy's Expects 11% Growth in 2Q

2001-07-10 Wendy's International, Inc. (NYSE: WEN ) announced today preliminary results for the second quarter of 2001.

Wendy's Reports May Sales Performance

2001-06-07 Wendy's International, Inc. announces its preliminary sales results for May (Period 5), which ended on June 3, 2001.