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The Wendy's Company Message Board

  • supertle_2001 supertle_2001 Nov 11, 2013 8:57 PM Flag

    Brioche Burger is delicous

    Being a serious investor, I like to go try out the products of what I buy into. Its a delicious burger and price perfectly. I don't see why anyone would goto somewhere else like Five Guys for almost 12 dollars for a double cheeseburger, fries and soda when you get the double 1/2 lbs for $8 or the 1/4" for $6.50

    I am sad though they are pulling the pretzel burger out so quickly. I hope they reconsider making it part of their permanent menu.

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    • My hubby likes those! I like their salads

    • peter_norths_proctologist peter_norths_proctologist Nov 11, 2013 10:53 PM Flag

      I don't think the Brioche burger will appeal to American men because it's too snooty. It's not like the pretzel, which is an American staple of the common man. As for women; they would like the brioche, but they prefer chicken over beef. Who is Wendy's targeting exactly with this Brioche Burger? I predict it will be a total flop. We'll see if I'm right.

      BTW, if you can't tell the difference in taste between Wendy's and Five Guys burgers, you need to count down on the cigarettes.

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      • You should go eat one before you make a judgment (and less of spreading false information). After you try the Wendy's Brioche burger, go down on to Five Guys. Check-in to the nearest diner as well. Find a family owned local burger joint too. It's really not that difficult to do a simple market taste study and form your own opinion. I have done it and I believe Wendy's have a winning formulas in their burgers along with their other products. Its priced right and they have always had a solid track with quality. I don't even know what you mean by snooty other then it sounds like you want to throw out some false negativity just to mislead. I have no idea what you mean the pretzel being an American staple. Everyone loves pretzels. It's simple as that. The taste test will be a start. Your guess on the Brioche burger is good as mine. I don't care if I am wrong and it becomes a flop as you are predicting, but that does not really put a damper on the forward growth/directions of Wendy's. Wendy's is not defined by a single product.

 
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