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Strikes Hit the Big Apple's Largest Fast Food Chains

2012-12-01 New Yorkers saw 200 workers on strike this week at the city’s largest fast food chains, as employees at dozens of McDonald's, Burger Kings, and Taco B...

For Wendy's, It's a Whole New World

2012-10-15 The Wendy’s of tomorrow isn’t your parents’ fast-food joint.

Wendy's Unveils New Bacon Portabella Melt Cheeseburger

2012-10-01 Just in time for cooler temps, Wendy's new Bacon Portabella Melt cheeseburger has what it takes to make you melt.

Wendy's Operator Finds Back-Office Help in RTIconnect

2012-08-28 Mike Allen is a believer in the “value menu," and not just on his restaurant menuboards.

Starbucks Holds $87.4M in Impact Media Value

2012-08-22 Starbucks is the top quick-service restaurant brand with $87.4 million of Impact Media Value according to General Sentiment’s Q2 2012 QSR MediaMatch r...

Wendy's Sees 25% Sales Increases at Prototype Units

2012-08-09 In January, Wendy’s CEO Emil J.

Strawberry Workshop Sparks Chefs' Creativity

2012-08-02 To help inspire better-for-you menu options in chain restaurants, the California Strawberry Commission last week hosted a Culinary Workshop for select...

Wendy’s CMO Elected to Dave Thomas Foundation Board

2012-07-20 The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption proudly announces the election of Craig Bahner to its board of trustees.

52-Unit Wendy's Franchisee Taps RTI as Back Office Technology Provider

2012-06-19 Patterson & Associates, a Louisville, Kentucky-based Wendy's franchisee, has tapped Restaurant Technology, Inc.

Church’s Chicken Hires EVP, Chief Marketing Officer

2012-06-07 Jim Hyatt, president and chief executive officer of Church’s Chicken, announced today that Robert Crews will serve as the executive vice president, ch...