Two-year cumulative same-store sales growth remains strong for Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr., according to CKE CEO Puzder.
"The Charbroiled BBQ Chicken Sandwich is the yin to the Monster Thickburger's yang," said Brad Haley, executive vice president of marketing for Hardee's.
Georgia Hardee’s franchisee Dan Ponder, Jr. received the 2004 Independent Hardee’s Franchisee Association Founders Award at the IHFA annual convention.
Government documents have described CKE Restaurants, parent company of Hardee's and Carl's Jr., as "the victim of a corporate extortion scheme."
The newest addition to the chain's Thickburger line is based on a long-popular sandwich from sister concept Carl's Jr.
The head of Hardee's franchisee association told stockholders today that CKE Restaurant's managment team deserve credit for improved sales, but also urged cooperation with franchisee input.
Hardee's will give everyone in Charlotte a free hamburger if the Panthers win Super Bowl XXXVIII this Sunday. The giveaway honors Hardee's first franchisee -- Panthers owner Jerry Richardson.
Coca-Cola brands are the refreshment Beverages ofcChoice at CKE’s Hardee’s®, Carl’s Jr.®, and La Salsa® brands
With the rollout of a new menu featuring 1/3- to 2/3-pound, Angus beef burgers, Hardee’s will eliminate up to 40 existing items at lunch and dinner.
Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr. expected to stagnate or lag behind through end of fiscal year.