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Arby’s Likely to Sell 1,000* Company Restaurants

This auditory gifted bird is hearing strong rumors from a reliable source that Arby's is looking to sell as many as a thousand* of its company-owned restaurants to large multiunit franchise owners who are in the restaurant business.

Charles Morrison Appointed Wingstop CEO

Charles Morrison
Charles Morrison, photo/Wingstop

DALLAS – The Wingstop board of directors announced today that Charles Morrison has been named president and chief executive officer of the firm. Morrison replaces James Flynn, who becomes executive chairman of the board.

Arby’s CMO on Fast Food’s Future

Arby's chief marketing officer Russ Klein talks about the changes in store for Arby's. The troubled chain of lackluster sales was sold to Roark Capital last year.

Neal Aronson: The Private Equity Investor

The years 2005-2008 were notable for a wave of private equity acquisitions. The 2010-2011 period will go down as the second wave.