This excerpt taken from the WEN 10-K filed Apr 3, 2006.
The Arby's Restaurant System
Through ARG and its subsidiaries, we participate in the quick service restaurant segment of the restaurant industry as the franchisor of the Arby's restaurant system and, as of January 1, 2006, the owner and operator of 1,039 Arby's restaurants. We acquired our company-owned Arby's restaurants through the acquisitions of the RTM Restaurant Group and Sybra, Inc. in July 2005 and December 2002, respectively, as well as other smaller acquisitions from time to time. There are approximately 3,500 Arby's restaurants in the United States and Canada and Arby's is the largest restaurant franchising system specializing in the roast beef sandwich segment of the quick service restaurant industry. According to