Wendy’s, located at 601 Hillsboro Road in Franklin has closed. All signage has been removed from the property and the building has been boarded over completely.
The Hillsboro Road location permanently closed on June 9, a Wendy’s representative told us. We were not given an explanation as to why the location closed.
There are two other Wendy’s locations in Franklin- 2050 Mallory Lane, and 1313 Murfreesboro Road.
Wendy’s® was founded in 1969 by Dave Thomas in Columbus, Ohio. Wendy’s is best known for its made-to-order square hamburgers, using fresh, never frozen beef, freshly-prepared salads with hand-chopped lettuce, and other signature items like chili, baked potatoes and the Frosty® dessert. The company also supports the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption® and its signature Wendy’s Wonderful Kids® program, which seeks to find every child in the North American foster care system a loving, forever home.
Wendy’s and its franchisees employ hundreds of thousands of people across more than 6,700 restaurants worldwide with a vision of becoming the world’s most thriving and beloved restaurant brand.