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Root Beer Float in Frosty Mug with 100th Anniversary Logo
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4/22/19 - A&W Celebrates 100 Years with a Growth Spurt

A&W isn’t in a rush. Given the brand hit the restaurant landscape a year after World War 1 ended, you might credit decades of wisdom for the patience. But that wouldn’t be quite right.

April 22, 2019 Read More
Bacon Double Cheeseburger with lettuce, onion, tomato, pickles, American cheese, and mayonnaise
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4/5/19 - It’s not your imagination, there is more bacon on fast-food menus—here’s why

A&W Restaurants, one of the oldest fast-food restaurants, claims to have invented the bacon cheeseburger all the way back in 1963. Dale Mulder, the restaurant’s chairman, put the item on the menu after customers kept asking for bacon on top of...

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Cod and Shrimp Pub Style Baskets
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3/6/19 - And they're off: QSR annual fish fare face-off begins

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Rooty the Great Root Bear
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3/5/19 - Why the Restaurant Brand Mascot Still Lives

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A&W Chicken Tender Box and To-Go Bag missing ampersand from logos
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2/1/19 - A&W Drops Ampersand From Logo As Symbol Fails In Hashtags And URLs

February 1, 2019 Read More
large orange ampersand with brown ampersands in the background
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1/30/19 - A&W Takes Up a Worthy Cause: Adding the Ampersand (Back) Into the Alphabet

January 30, 2019 Read More
A&W Restaurants mug with missing ampersand in logo
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1/28/19 - A&W Wants to Add an Ampersand to the Alphabet

January 28, 2019 Read More
Side view of an A&W Restaurant
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1/23/19 - A&W Restaurants Lowers Franchise Royalties for New Operators

January 23, 2019 Read More

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