Wendy's is the 3rd largest hamburger company that offers quick service in the world. Wendy's company operates more than 6,500 company restaurants and franchises in the USA and in 27 other countries worldwide. The Wendy's was established in 1969 when Dave Thomas opened the first Wendy's restaurant in Columbus, Ohio. This saw the starting of a revolution in the food industry opening doors to quality food. The company developed a way of preparing fresh hamburgers on order instead of using frozen beef and producing food in mass. The Wendy's Company has corporate offices located in Fresno California.