Since the death of founder Dave Thomas in 2002, Dublin-based Wendy's has been in a slump. Thursday the owner of Arby's, Triac Companies, announced it is buying the nation's number three hamburger chain. WOSU spoke with a food service expert to find out what this means for the company.
Triarc Companies saids it's buying Wendy's in an all-stock deal. Triarc, run by billionaire investor Nelson Peltz, has been trying to purchase the under-performing hamburger chain for about two years.