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7/11/19 - At Age 100, A&W Considers the Next Century - Restaurant Business Online

In June 1919, at a parade for U.S. doughboys returning from the Great War, innkeeper Roy Allen introduced residents of Northern California to a new sort of thirst quencher.

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7/8/19 - A&W Restaurants Giving Away Root Beer, Raising Money for Vets on August 6 - QSR Magazine

Since 2013, A&W has raised more than $800,000 for veterans groups during National Root Beer Float Day.

July 8, 2019 Read More

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8/18/17 - A&W Restaurants Returns to Freshly Made Root Beer

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7/6/17- A&W® Restaurants, DAV® Join Forces to Give Away Free Floats, Raise Money on National Root Beer Float Day August 6

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5/31/17- A&W Restaurants Launches Reese's Peanut Butter Shake, Peanut Butter Polar Swirl

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2/7/17- Amid Record Sales A&W Restaurants Launches New Franchise Initiative

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