Total revenues (MM)Total revenue growth
$1,342.3-25.3%
Systemwide restaurantsAvg sales per square foot
6,551$512
Avg restaurant gross sq ftTotal employment
3,00012,100
Corporate NameThe Wendy's Company
SectorQuick Service Restaurants
HeadquartersDublin, OH
Primary SIC Code5810 – Eating and Drinking Places
Primary NAICS Code722111 – Limited-Service Restaurants
Fiscal Year EndedJanuary 1, 2017

Wendy's operates and franchises quick-service restaurants, offering an extensive menu specializing in hamburger and chicken breast sandwiches, as well as chicken nuggets, chili, french fries, baked potatoes, freshly prepared salads, soft drinks, Frosty desserts and kids’ meals. As of Apr 2, 2017, there were 6,551 restaurants systemwide, including 331 company-owned restaurants in North America and 6,220 franchised restaurants in the US and 30 countries and US territories worldwide.