The Wendy’s Company Plans to Build 20 and Remodel 50 “Image Activation” Company-Operated Restaurants in 2012

The Wendy’s Company has announced plans to build 20 and remodel 50 Company-operated restaurants in the U.S. and Canada in 2012 with new, bold and contemporary designs that greatly enhance the customer experience. This follows the opening of 10 “Image Activation” restaurants in 2011. Located in Columbus, Ohio, the sleek, ultra-modern restaurant features one of four designs being evaluated for inclusion in Wendy’s design portfolio. The Company also plans to test the designs with select franchisees this year.