The Wendy’s Company is the world’s third largest quick-service hamburger company. Founded in 1969, the company is currently headquartered in Dublin, Ohio. The Wendy’s has more than 6,500 franchise and company restaurants in the U.S. and 29 other countries and U.S. territories worldwide. About three-fourths of the company’s stores are franchised and generate most of its sales. Freestanding Wendy’s restaurants include a drive-thru window plus a dining room.
The company currently holds a credit rating of B from Standard and Poor’s and a long-term rating of B2 from Moody’s.
- Industry: QSR
- Holding Company: The Wendy’s Company
- Lease Structure: NNN
- S&P Bond Rating: B
- Moody’s Bond Rating: B2
- Website: http://www.wendys.com/