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Jul 30, 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...

Jul 27, 2015, 08:30 ET
Since 1996 consumers have been craving Wendy's Spicy Chicken Sandwich. The sandwich's tender chicken breast is seasoned with a special mix of black pepper, chili pepper and mustard seed and is topped with mayo, lettuce, and a red, ripe tomato - all on a premium toasted bun. It is easy to see why consumers demanded it become a permanent menu item. As fans know, once you've had a Spicy Chicken Sandwich, nothing else will satisfy the craving.

You Know You Want It … Wendy's Spicy Chicken Sandwich

There are some things you just can't get out of your head…a pop song, a line from a movie…a spicy chicken sandwich? When it comes to...

Jul 15, 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 Second-Quarter Results on Wednesday, August 5

 The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) will release its second-quarter 2015 results before the market opens on Wednesday, August 5. A conference...

Jul 10, 2015, 07:00 ET

200th child adopted through Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption program Wendy's Wonderful Kids

TORONTO, July 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Today,  the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption Canada proudly announces an incredible milestone—200...

Jul 08, 2015, 08:30 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 Announces Final Results Of Tender Offer

 The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) announced today the final results of its modified Dutch auction tender offer, which expired at the end of...

Jul 06, 2015, 08:30 ET
Wendy's High School Heisman Award

Wendy's High School Heisman Award Opens Application and Opportunities to 2016 Senior Class

 Wendy's® High School Heisman® Award, which honors outstanding scholar-athletes for their commitment to academic achievement,...

Jul 01, 2015, 08:30 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 Announces Preliminary Results Of Tender Offer

 The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) announced today the preliminary results of its modified Dutch auction tender offer, which expired at the end...

Jun 29, 2015, 08:30 ET
The Baconator and the new, limited-time Baconator Fries are the real deal. Made with real Applewood Smoked Bacon and cooked in-restaurant every day, these offerings represent Wendy's longstanding commitment to quality ingredients and fresh preparation. The new Baconator Fries load fresh-cooked bacon with warm cheddar cheese sauce and shredded cheddar cheese over Wendy's natural-cut fries. Wendy's famous Baconator combines six strips of bacon with two quarter pound, 100 percent, all-natural beef patties...

Respect the Bacon: Wendy's Baconator and new Baconator Fries

 With bacon sales at an all-time high and more than 50 "bacon festivals" slated for 2015—Americans love their bacon. So Wendy's® is...

Jun 18, 2015, 08:30 ET
Help Wendy's and the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption find permanent loving homes for children in foster care by celebrating Wendy's ninth annual Father's Day Frosty Weekend. Saturday June 20 through Sunday June 21, stop into a participating Wendy's to buy a Frosty and fifty cents from each purchase will be donated to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. You can also support awareness for children in foster care with the new, specially designed #Share4Adoption cups. Customers are invited to ...

Wendy's Helps the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption Give the Gift of Family through Ninth Annual Father's Day Frosty Weekend and New #Share4Adoption Campaign

 Every child deserves a childhood, and Wendy's® is working to give them one. Through its ninth annual Father's Day Frosty® Weekend,...

Jun 10, 2015, 08:30 ET
Around New York City, Wendy's celebrates National Iced Tea Day by delivering #sipmeup summer beverages to consumers. Wendy's Beverage Truck stops to share samples of the new Orange Mango and Blueberry Pineapple FRUITEA CHILLERS and Honest Tropical Green Tea.

Wendy's Celebrates National Iced Tea Day in NY & NJ with Free Giveaways of Honest Tropical Green Tea and FRUITEA CHILLERS

WHEN/WHERE: - Wendy's® Restaurants of New York and New Jersey Wednesday, June 10 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. - New York...

Jun 03, 2015, 07:35 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 Commencement of $639.0 Million Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer for Its Common Stock

 The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) announced today that it is commencing a modified "Dutch auction" tender offer to repurchase shares of its...

Jun 03, 2015, 07:30 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 Announces $1.4 Billion Share Repurchase Program, Sale Of Bakery Operations And Updates 2015 And Long-Term Outlook

 The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a new $1.4 billion share repurchase program. The...

Jun 02, 2015, 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.

East Balt Bakeries Acquires The Wendy's Company Bakery Business

 East Balt Bakeries and The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today jointly announced they have completed a stock transaction under which East Balt...

Jun 01, 2015, 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 Completes $2.275 Billion Securitized Financing Facility

 The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced that one of its indirect, special purpose subsidiaries (the "Master Issuer") has completed...

May 26, 2015, 15:45 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.

Wendy's Opens 90° Labs To Fuel Future Technology Innovation

The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) is putting muscle behind its technology innovation focus with today's opening of 90° Labs near the campus of...

May 26, 2015, 11:07 ET
Wendy's is saying cheers to summer with three new three limited-time beverages, Blackberry Lemonade, Orange Mango FRUITEA CHILLERS and Blueberry Pineapple FRUITEA CHILLERS, to join the return of Wendy's seasonal Strawberry Fields Chicken Salad. The summer salad is made with fresh ingredients like ripe, sweet California strawberries, honey-roasted sunflower seeds and blue cheese crumbles, topped with freshly cooked Applewood Smoked bacon and a grilled chicken breast that is served warm.

Wendy's Serves Summertime Cheer with Seasonal Tastes

 Wendy's® is brewing up unique flavor fusions this summer with three limited-time beverages, Blackberry Lemonade, Orange Mango FRUITEA...

May 19, 2015, 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 Prices $2.275 Billion Securitized Financing Facility

 The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced that it has entered into a purchase agreement (the "Purchase Agreement") under which one of...

May 06, 2015, 07:31 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 Intention to Refinance its Existing Credit Agreement Through a Securitization

The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today announced its intention to refinance its existing senior secured credit facility.   As of March 29,...

May 06, 2015, 07:30 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 First-Quarter 2015 Results

The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) today reported unaudited results for the first quarter ended March 29, 2015. "Our first-quarter results...

May 01, 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 June...