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Wendy’s CEO Brolick to Resign, Succeeded by CFO

Wendy's new CEO Todd Penegor. Photo:Wendy's webpage

DUBLIN—This morning Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) announced that its 67-year old chief executive officer and president Emil Brolick will officially retire in May 2016, a few months shy of his fifth-year anniversary as CEO.

Wendy's CEO Emil Brolick Answers CNBC Viewers' 5 Questions

Wendy's CEO Emil Brolick answers five questions that were submitted by CNBC viewers on Twitter. These range from downsizing due to the minimum wage to Wendy's failed breakfast attempt.

Wendy’s to Upgrade Logo, Restaurants

Wendy's Reveals New Look for Restaurants
Prototype of Wendy's new look. Photo courtesy of Wendy's Co.

DUBLIN, Ohio — Wendy's announced last week that its brand is in the midst of a major upgrade. It plans to tweak its logo in March of 2013, upgrade restaurants, emphasize fresh ingredients in new menu items and better connect with customers via social media.

McDonald’s April Sales Slump as Burger King’s Rises

OAK BROOK, Ill. — McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) announced on Tuesday that same store sales growth for company and franchised stores open for at least 13 months in the United States missed estimates. Same store sales were up 3.3 percent, down from analysts more lofty expectation of 5.

Wendy’s Wants a Bite of Five Guys

photo:wendy's web site

Fresh from Yum Brands, the new CEO of the Wendy's brand has big burger plans.