The recession hasn't stopped CKE Restaurants Inc. from surpassing its refranchising goals.
Effective January 27, E. Micheal Murphy will be CKE's president and chief legal officer. Andrew Puzder remains CEO.
The 27.8 percent increase in diluted earnings per share is in part attributable to the company's share repurchase program.
This brings CKE's international unit count to 300.
CKE Restaurants Inc. signs agreement to bring 100 Carl's Jr. restaurants to China.
CKE Restaurants Inc. announces that they have signed development agreements to expand in Pakistan.
Carl's Jr. saw a 1.4 percent increase in same-store sales, while sister brand, Hardee's, saw same-stores sales increase by 1.6 during the same period.
In response to questions from customers and investors, CKE announced that it has not purchased meat from the recalled brands.
Cadbury Schweppes Americas Beverages will have two fountain brands available in all U.S. Carl's Jr. and Hardee's restaurants, including Dr Pepper and either Diet Dr Pepper or Squirt, depending on location.
Parent company of Carl's Jr. and Hardee's, CKE renews its beverage contract with the soft drink provider.