Carl's Jr.

Carl's Jr.

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CKE Finds Itself a New Buyer

2010-04-28 After previously announcing its sale to Thomas H. Lee Partners, the parent company of Carl's Jr. and Hardee's will now be acquired by an affiliate of Apollo Management LP for about $1 billion.

Carl's Jr., Hardee's Want to Comfort You

2010-02-22 New campaign launched in support of "comfort food" Grilled Cheese Bacon Burgers.

Vietnam Secures 25 Carl's Jr. Units

2010-02-19 New franchise agreement between CKE and the Mesa Group will develop Carl's Jr. bbrand throughout the nation; first scheduled to open in Ho Chi Minh City in April.

Carl's Jr. Releases Grilled Cheese Bacon Burgers

2010-01-27 Development of new burger option stems from attempts at vegetarian menu item.

31 New Carl's Jr. Units to Open in Texas

2010-01-13 Two franchisees, Frontera Star Foods and Burger Barons, to open units over the next nine years.

Carl's Jr. and Kim Kardashian a Winning Pair

2010-01-11 Commercial for burger chain's Grilled Chicken Salads receives 258 million media impressions.

Carl's Jr. Handing Out More College Scholarships

2010-01-04 Burger brand posts applications online for 2010 Carl N. and Margaret Karcher Founders’ Scholarship.

Carl's Jr. Rolls Out Three New Salads

2009-12-16 New entree salads include the Cranberry, Apple, Walnut Grilled Chicken Salad; the Southwest Grilled Chicken Salad; and the Original Grilled Chicken Salad.

Carl's Jr. Set to Take Its Vitamins

2009-11-24 CKE to offer three flavors of vitaminwater at all Carl's Jr. locations.

Six Dollar Burger for $2.79 at Carl's Jr.

2009-11-19 Burger launched as competition to McDonald's Quarter Pounder.