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The Health Paradox
Customers say they want healthy, but think healthy is synonymous with tasteless. What is an operator to do?
The Lighter Side
Burger brands put marketing twist on healthier items.
The Alternative to New Products
Too much product innovation can hurt a brand’s image. Here are four other ways quick-service brands can drum up buzz.
Inside Roark Capital
How a young private equity firm came to own 16 restaurant brands with $11 billion in systemwide sales.
Final Piece of the Puzzle
Speed and accuracy are essential, but good customer service could be the key to building sales in the drive thru.
The New Norm
The Great Recession changed the financing landscape forever. Operators, though, are using the change to their advantage.
Time to Jump on the Bandwagon?
It’s smart to follow industry trends, but don’t forget to add your own touch.
Hiring’s New Frontier
A new wave of Web- and mobile-based hiring platforms are designed to decrease the restaurant industry’s notorious turnover rate.
The 10 Best Franchise Deals
Back by popular demand.
reveals the industry's best franchise deals.
The Case for Humane
Humanely raised foods are in higher demand than even local and organic ingredients. Quick serves have a big opportunity to answer the cry from consumers.
HSUS Now CKE Shareholder to Encourage Egg, Pork Changes
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) announced that it is now a shareholder with Apollo Global Management, parent company to Carl’s Jr.
Carl’s Jr. Honors Founders With $60K in Scholarships
Carrying on its commitment to advanced education, Carl’s Jr. is pleased to announce the commencement of its 13th annual Carl N.
Santa Fe Option Joins Carl's Jr.'s Turkey Burger Line
Carl’s Jr., the burger chain known for sit-down-restaurant-quality food and innovative menu items, announced the expansion of its popular line of Char...
Carl’s Jr. Comes to Costa Rica
Costa Rica is the latest country to enjoy the premium-quality burgers of Carl’s Jr.
CKE Restaurants Approve Panasonic POS Solution
Panasonic has been approved by CKE Restaurants, Inc., parent company of Carl’s Jr.
CKE to Present at Hispanic Business Expo
CKE Restaurants Inc.
Marketing Moves at CKE Restaurants
Brad Haley has been promoted to chief marketing officer for CKE Restaurants, Inc., parent company of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s restaurant chains, CEO An...
Coca-Cola, Carl's Jr. Can Make You a Winner
Carl’s Jr. has once again partnered with Coca-Cola to make everyone a winner—not just once, but twice.
Hardee's, Carl's Jr. Bikini Auction Supports Military Families
One lucky bidder will walk away with a little two-piece of history, as Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s host a charity auction for a bikini custom-made for Mis...
Carl's Jr., Hardee's Band Together to Aid Military Families
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