The Wendy’s Company Provides Update on COVID-19 and Actions Taken

Restaurants Remain Open for Delivery and Drive-Thru Company Withdrawing 2020 Outlook Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Wendy’s Company (Nasdaq: WEN) announced today an update on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Company’s business. “This is an unprecedented time, and…
A Message from Wendy’s President & CEO Todd Penegor

Wendy’s Fans: There has been a flurry of activity around the world. Much of that activity has focused on increasing social distancing and restricting access to public spaces, including restaurant dining rooms. COVID-19 is impacting communities in different ways, but…
Wendy’s Introduces A Better Breakfast, Asks America: You Up For This?

Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Today Wendy’s® announced that, on March 2, fans can say goodbye to their tired, old, stale breakfast and instead get their hands on a selection of fresh, craveable, bold new morning options. From fresh, hand-cracked eggs on…
Meritage Reports Acquisition of Five Wendy’s Restaurants Located in Atlanta, GA

Grand Rapids, MI  (RestaurantNews.com)  Meritage Hospitality Group Inc. (OTCQX: MHGU), one of the nation’s premier franchise restaurant operators, announced today that it has acquired five additional Wendy’s restaurants located in the Atlanta, Georgia market area.  “The acquisition of five Atlanta…
Wendy’s Packs A Southern Punch with The Carolina Classic Burger

This flavorful burger combo is now available across North and South Carolina for a limited time Charlotte, NC  (RestaurantNews.com)  This week Wendy’s is bringing its beloved Carolina Classic Burger to all restaurant menus across North and South Carolina. To pay…
Wendy’s Announces Plans to Launch Breakfast Across the U.S. System in 2020

Daypart Expansion Includes Recruitment of Approximately 20,000 New U.S. Employees Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Wendy’s Company announced today that it plans to launch its breakfast menu, currently available in more than 300 restaurants, across the U.S. system in 2020.  The…
Wendy’s Makes Summer Sizzle With Launch Of Baconfest

Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  WHAT: As the home of the #1 selling bacon cheeseburger*, and quite frankly, the Boss of Bacon, Wendy’s is launching an epic bacon celebration – Baconfest. Why? Because Wendy’s bacon is always worth celebrating and honestly, doesn’t…
Wendy’s Has Found a Cure for Your Queso Obsession

Wendy’s New Bacon Queso Burger, Chicken Sandwich and Fries are Inspired BY the Queso Obsessed, FOR the Queso Obsessed Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Wendy’s® knows how passionate people have become about queso. In fact, this passion often turns into obsession. Good…
Meritage Reports Acquisition of 20 Wendy’s Restaurants in Atlanta, Georgia

Grand Rapids, MI  (RestaurantNews.com)  Meritage Hospitality Group Inc. (OTCQX: MHGU), one of the nation’s premier restaurant operators, announced it has completed the acquisition of 20 Wendy’s restaurants located in Atlanta, Georgia. The Wendy’s restaurants were acquired from a franchisee and…
Wendy’s Names Brandon Solano Senior Vice President of Marketing

Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ: WEN) announced today that Brandon Solano, 43, a veteran brand builder and product innovator, has been named Senior Vice President of Marketing. Solano will report to Wendy’s® Chief Marketing Officer Craig Bahner and…
Wendy’s Rekindles Pretzel Passion with a Comeback of its Premium Pretzel Bun

Famously Delicious Pretzel Bacon Cheeseburger and Pretzel Pub Chicken Sandwiches Return Together Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Pretzel Lovers: your heartache ends now. Today, Wendy’s announces it is reuniting customers with the beloved pretzel bun to fill their hearts’ desires with the…
Wendy’s Names Liliana Esposito Chief Communications Officer

Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ: WEN) announced today that Liliana Esposito, 39, has been named Chief Communications Officer. Esposito will be succeeding John Barker, who has decided to leave the Company after 18 years of outstanding service to…
Wendy’s Value Menu Sizzles with a New Steakhouse Jr. Cheeseburger

Savory Steakhouse Jr. Cheeseburger Deluxe Added to Right Price Right Size Menu® for Summer Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Leave your suit and tie at home this summer – Wendy’s is serving steakhouse taste without the steakhouse price with the introduction of…
Wendy’s Completes System Optimization Initiative

Announces Sale of 104 Company-owned Restaurants in Four U.S. Markets Company Expects to Generate Higher Operating Margin, Stronger Free Cash Flow, and Enhanced Quality of Earnings Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced the completion of its…
Wendy’s Introduces Two Innovative, Chef-Inspired Salads

Asian Cashew Chicken Salad and BBQ Ranch Chicken Salad Bring Exciting New Flavors to Wendy’s Menu Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  Wendy’s is keeping it fresh with today’s debut of two new permanent menu items to its premium salad line – the…
Wendy’s Lures Back Fans with Its Premium Cod Sandwich

100% North Pacific Cod and Fresh Ingredients Make This Sandwich an Exceptional Catch for Customers Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  It’s o-fish-al! Wendy’s is reeling in fans with the return of its Premium Cod sandwich, which brings great-tasting, high quality cod back…
Wendy’s Completes Sale Of 70 Dallas-Fort Worth Restaurants

System Optimization Momentum Continues Sale of 415 Total Restaurants Targeted For Completion By End Of First Quarter Dublin, OH  (RestaurantNews.com)  The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced the sale of 70 restaurants in the Dallas-Ft. Worth metroplex to Texas-based MUY…