It could have been a made-for-television movie of the week. A husband and wife team plots to purchase a body part, place it into a signature restaurant item that millions of consumers order every day, expose the foreign object and use the claim to extort cash from the restaurant’s parent company. But it wasn’t fiction. It happened to Wendy’s International Inc. in March 2005, starting a three-month drama that included late-night television jokes, countless newspaper articles and ...
Register to view this article
It’s free but we need to know a little about you to continually improve our content.
Registering allows you to unlock a portion of our premium online content. You can access more in-depth stories and analysis, as well as news not found on any other website or any other media outlet. You also get free eNewsletters, blogs, real-time polls, archives and more.
Attention Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to NRN we ask that you register now.We promise it will only take a few minutes!
Questions about your account or how to access content?