Columbus artist Jenny Fine says her camera has become a tool for facilitating intimacy between herself and her family, and nowhere is that more evident than in her “Flat Granny” series, soon to be on view at the Dublin Arts Council. The artist photographed her grandmother during the last ten years of her life.
Wendy’s opened a new flagship restaurant across the street from its corporate headquarters in Dublin Tuesday. The building’s design is ultra-modern but it’s also packed with memorabilia. Some of the items came from the original Wendy’s on East Broad Street.
Two of the region’s largest private employers are celebrating some good news, while another Central Ohio mainstay is limping through the fall.
Wendy’s is hoping its rollout of a pretzel bun will boost profits.
Thursday’s re-opening follows the company’s decision to return to Central Ohio after a brief stint in Atlanta when it was co-owned with Arby’s.
The Dublin-based fast food chain now ranks only behind McDonald’s among U.S. hamburger chains.
Revenue rose slightly in the last three months of 2011, but income fell by nearly $2 million during the same time.
Wendy’s International is bringing an additional 170 jobs back to Dublin. The move is part of the hamburger chain’s effort to consolidate its headquarters.
The Wendy’s Co. says its third-quarter loss widened as the fast-food company faced higher beef prices and costs related to selling its Arby’s franchise.
Wendy’s International Inc has agreed to be bought by Triarc Cos Inc, the investment arm of billionaire investor Nelson Peltz, in a deal valued at $2.34 billion that would bring Triarc’s Arby’s restaurant chain and Wendy’s under one umbrella.
Despite a bleak earnings report, Wendy’s stock price closed up more than 4 percent Thursday on news that Triarc companies is buying the Dublin – based fast food chain.