Carl's Jr.

Carl's Jr.

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Hardee's, Carl's Jr. Can't Fight the Economy

2009-04-01 Same-store sales for CKE fell 2.7 percent for period two.

CKE Burger Earns Endorsement from 'Top Chef' Star

2009-03-26 'Top Chef'host Padma Lakshmi will star in new ad for CKE's Western Bacon Cheeseburger.

Carl's Jr. Goes to the Chili Dogs

2009-03-19 Gone since the 1990s, the Chili Dog is making a reappearance on the chain's menu.

Humane Society Asks McDonald's to Catch up to Its Competitors

2009-03-19 The HSUS is asking shareholders to vote on whether McDonald's-U.S. should join Burger King, Quizos, Hardee's, and more in using eggs from cage-free hens.

At Carl's Jr. Seven Times the Price, Same Taste

2009-03-18 Carl's Jr. is bringing back chili dogs to the brand which it first offered for 20 cents in 1941.

Bourbon Menu Addition Comes to Carl's Jr.

2009-03-12 The Kentucky Bourbon Burger is a limited-time offer and available in three varieties.

CKE Blames it on the Rain

2009-03-04 Hardee's and Carl's Jr. president explains why same-store sales fell during a four-week period last month.

Carl's Jr. Takes Aim at Snack Segment

2009-02-18 So far the fast-food chain has avoided lowering menu prices during the recession, but this could be the alternative solution.

Carl's Jr.'s Flagship Store Goes Green

2009-02-10 The store will test several eco-friendly initiatives that could spread to other CKE stores.

CKE Ignores Competition, Wins Big

2009-02-04 Refusing to enter into a tit-for-tat pricing war with other quick-serves has helped Carl's Jr. and Hardee's post impressive numbers during the economic crisis.