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Wendy's showed that it's not what your salad goes into; it's what goes into your salad that makes a difference at the ACM Party for a Cause Festival. Festival attendees learned to look #beyondthebowl through Wendy's every day, fresh approach to salads and sampled Wendy's premium BBQ Ranch Chicken Salad. Singer-songwriter Dylan Scott also surprised fans at the Wendy's booth. (Photo by Rick Kern/ Getty Images for Wendy's)

Wendy's Treats ACM "Party for a Cause" Festival Attendees to a Fresh Experience

 Wendy's® hosted the freshest experience in town today at the ACM® Party for a Cause® Festival, a two-day outdoor...

Apr 14, 2015, 08:30 ET
Wendy's new offerings crank up the heat on the signature Spicy Chicken Sandwich and Natural-Cut Fries for a completely new, crave-able spicy experience. The Jalapeno Fresco Spicy Chicken Sandwich layers flavor and heat with fresh jalapenos, ghost pepper sauce, Colby Pepper Jack cheese, crunchy red onions, all topped with a freshly toasted red jalapeno bun. The Ghost Pepper Fries are covered with fresh jalapenos, ghost pepper sauce and cheddar cheese.

Mouth-Watering Flavor, Tongue-Tingling Heat: Wendy's Introduces the New Jalapeno Fresco Spicy Chicken Sandwich and Ghost Pepper Fries

 Get ready for the first heat wave of the year. Wendy's® is cranking up the heat on its signature Spicy Chicken Sandwich and Natural-Cut...

Apr 07, 2015, 16:05 ET
The Wendy's Company is the world's third largest quick-service hamburger company. The Wendy's system includes more than 6,500 franchise and Company restaurants in the United States and 27 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. For more information, visit aboutwendys.com or wendys.com.

The Wendy's Company to Report 2015 First-Quarter Results on Wednesday, May 6

The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) will release its first-quarter 2015 results before the market opens on Wednesday, May 6. A conference call will...

Mar 31, 2015, 16:05 ET
The Wendy's Company is the world's third largest quick-service hamburger company. The Wendy's system includes more than 6,500 franchise and Company restaurants in the United States and 27 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. For more information, visit aboutwendys.com or wendys.com.

The Wendy's Company Announces Agreement With the City of Philadelphia Public Employees Retirement System to Propose Proxy Access at 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

 The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) and the City of Philadelphia Public Employees Retirement System today announced that that the Company has...

Mar 12, 2015, 12:01 ET
Wendy's is challenging consumers to look "beyond the bowl" because there is a big difference between fresh made and freshly assembled when it comes to salads. Each of Wendy's premium salad offerings are made fresh every day, starting with chopping fresh iceberg and romaine lettuce, cucumbers, red peppers and tomatoes in every restaurant. At Wendy's, it's not what your salad goes into, it's what goes into your salad.

Wendy's Salads: Fresh Just Tastes Better

 Wendy's® is challenging consumers to look "beyond the bowl" because it's not what your salad goes into, it's what goes into your...

Feb 24, 2015, 16:05 ET
The Wendy's Company is the world's third largest quick-service hamburger company. The Wendy's system includes more than 6,500 franchise and Company restaurants in the United States and 27 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. For more information, visit aboutwendys.com or wendys.com.

The Wendy's Company Announces Addition Of Mich Mathews-Spradlin To Board Of Directors

 The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced that its Board of Directors has increased the size of the Board from 10 to 11 members and...

Feb 18, 2015, 16:05 ET
The Wendy's Company is the world's third largest quick-service hamburger company. The Wendy's system includes more than 6,500 franchise and Company restaurants in the United States and 27 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. For more information, visit aboutwendys.com or wendys.com.

The Wendy's Company Announces Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend Of $0.055 Per Share

 The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced the declaration of its regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.055 per share, payable on March...

Feb 09, 2015, 08:30 ET
Wendy's North Pacific Cod sandwich is back and more flavorful than ever with a new creamy dill tartar sauce and crisp pickles.  Available for a limited-time, each Cod sandwich also features a wild-caught North Pacific hand-cut cod fillet lightly breaded in crispy panko crumbs and topped with fresh, crisp lettuce on a toasted bun

Wendy's North Pacific Cod Sandwich is Back on the Line

Special things only come around once a year and it's time for fish fans to celebrate the return of Wendy's® North Pacific Cod sandwich. The...

Feb 03, 2015, 06:30 ET
The Wendy's Company is the world's third largest quick-service hamburger company. The Wendy's system includes more than 6,500 franchise and Company restaurants in the United States and 27 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. For more information, visit aboutwendys.com or wendys.com.

The Wendy's Company Reports Preliminary 2014 Results; Announces 2015 And Long-Term Outlook

 The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today reported preliminary unaudited results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 28, 2014....

Jan 26, 2015, 08:30 ET
Wendy's hones in on a 2015 food trend with its latest premium offering, the new Bacon and Blue on Brioche. Available for a limited-time, Wendy's new Bacon and Blue on Brioche features savory, artisan Wisconsin blue cheese crumbles,  rich blue cheese herb aioli, spring mix, Applewood smoked bacon and 100% fresh, pure beef, all served on a toasted brioche bun.

The Bold and The Bluetiful: Wendy's Beguiling New Bacon and Blue on Brioche

 Honing in on one of the hottest food trends of 2015, Wendy's® goes blue-cheese bold to satisfy...

Jan 07, 2015, 11:40 ET
For $1, Wendy's customers can buy a Frosty Key Tag that gets them a free Jr. Frosty with every purchase during 2015, while supplies last.

Wendy's Starts 2015 the Sweetest Way Possible--By Giving Back with Frosty Treats All Year Long

 What a sweet way to start the New Year! Today Wendy's® announced the launch of its second annual National Frosty® Key Tag Program....

Dec 17, 2014, 16:01 ET
The Wendy's Company is the world's third largest quick-service hamburger company. The Wendy's system includes more than 6,500 franchise and Company restaurants in the United States and 27 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. For more information, visit aboutwendys.com or wendys.com.

The Wendy's Company Elevates Executive Leadership Assignments To Drive Growth And Development

The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced several changes to executive assignments among members of the current Senior Leadership Team. The...

Dec 12, 2014, 22:56 ET
Wendy's named Lauren Van Vlierbergen of Algonquin, IL, and Nolan Henry of Camas, WA, as the National Winners of the 21stannual Wendy's High School Heisman Award, which recognizes high school seniors who excel in sports, academics and community involvement. Nolan and Lauren will each receive a $10,000 donation to their high school, a crystal Wendy's High School Heisman trophy and will appear on the ESPN national telecast of the collegiate Heisman Memorial Trophy presentation.

21st Annual Wendy's High School Heisman Award Winners Announced

Lauren Van Vlierbergen of Algonquin, IL and Nolan Henry of Camas, WA, were honored this evening as National Winners of the 21st annual...

Nov 17, 2014, 10:17 ET
The return of Wendy's Bacon Portabella Melt on Brioche is giving a reason to treat yourself to a little indulgence. Available for a limited-time, each Wendy's Bacon Portabella Melt on Brioche features a hot quarter-pound of fresh, never-frozen North American beef hamburger patty, savory sauted portabella mushrooms, a slice of American cheese and crisp, thick-cut Applewood Smoked Bacon, all drenched in a rich, warm cheddar cheese sauce and served on a toasted brioche bun.

You've Earned It: Reward Yourself with Wendy's Bacon Portabella Melt on Brioche

While the time of year for giving and thanking is upon us, there's always a reason to treat yourself to a little indulgence. Cheeseburger...

Nov 12, 2014, 10:30 ET
The Wendy's High School Heisman Award.

Wendy's Names Twelve Outstanding Student-Athletes As National Finalists For The 2014 Wendy's High School Heisman Award

 The race to Wendy's® High School Heisman® Award is almost over! Twelve exceptional high school seniors were recently named National...

Nov 10, 2014, 10:07 ET
The Wendy's High School Heisman Award.

Wendy's High School Heisman Announces State Winners In Midwest Region

Wendy's® High School Heisman® Program announced the names of the male and female high school student-athletes from the Midwest region as...

Nov 10, 2014, 10:03 ET
The Wendy's High School Heisman Award.

Wendy's High School Heisman Announces State Winners In Southwest Region

 Wendy's® High School Heisman® Program announced the names of the male and female high school student-athletes from the Southwest...

Nov 10, 2014, 09:55 ET
The Wendy's High School Heisman Award.

Wendy's High School Heisman Announces State Winners In Southeast Region

Wendy's® High School Heisman® Program announced the names of the male and female high school student-athletes from the Southeast region...

Nov 10, 2014, 09:48 ET
The Wendy's High School Heisman Award.

Wendy's High School Heisman Announces State Winners In Northeast Region

Wendy's® High School Heisman® Program announced the names of the male and female high school student-athletes from the Northeast region...

Nov 06, 2014, 07:00 ET
The Wendy's Company is the world's third largest quick-service hamburger company. The Wendy's system includes more than 6,500 franchise and Company restaurants in the United States and 27 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. For more information, visit aboutwendys.com or wendys.com.

The Wendy's Company Reports 2014 Third-Quarter Results

The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today reported unaudited results for the third quarter ended September 28, 2014. The Company also announced a...