industry headlines

Lead Hardee's Franchisee Shows Tar Heel Spirit

2009-02-11 Big shots and big donations at the Dean E. Smith Center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

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.

With Expansion Comes New Training

2009-01-21 With the debut of two new training programs, CKE vows not to lose its edge as it expands at home and abroad.

Hardee's Hopes to Lure Customers with Basketball Tickets

2009-01-16 One grand-prize winner will get tickets to a Carolina-Duke match up.

CKE Sells 11 Missouri Hardee's

2009-01-15 The recession hasn't stopped CKE Restaurants Inc. from surpassing its refranchising goals.

Positive Sales at CKE

2009-01-07 CKE Restaurants, Inc. reports positive period 12 blended same-store sales.

Hardee's Takes Aim at Full-Service

2008-12-17 Two new menu items are in, but one classic didn't make the cut.

Income Down at CKE for Q3

2008-12-10 Income was $5.4 million versus $6.2 million for the same time last year.

Carl's Jr. Expands to Far Reaches of the Earth

2008-12-09 Americana Group S.A.K. will build 12 Carl’s Jr. restaurants in Kazakhstan over the next five years.