News Release

Wendy's to Report Preliminary 2013 Results on Jan. 13, 2014

DUBLIN, Ohio, Dec. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ: WEN) announced today that it plans to report its preliminary fourth-quarter 2013 results at approximately 7 a.m. ET on Monday, Jan. 13, 2014. In conjunction with its participation in the ICR Conference in Orlando, Fla., the Company will also present a summary of its year-end results and 2014 outlook at 8 a.m. the same day. Investors and interested parties may access a live webcast of this presentation on the investor relations section of the Company's website at www.aboutwendys.com.

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The Company plans to release its audited fourth-quarter 2013 results on Feb. 27.

About The Wendy's Company

The Wendy's Company is the world's third-largest quick-service hamburger company. The Wendy's® system includes more than 6,500 franchise and Company-operated restaurants in the United States and 27 countries and U.S. territories worldwide. For more information, visit aboutwendys.com or wendys.com.

SOURCE The Wendy's Company

David D. Poplar, (614) 764-3311, david.poplar@wendys.com