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The Health Paradox
Customers say they want healthy, but think healthy is synonymous with tasteless. What is an operator to do?
The Lighter Side
Burger brands put marketing twist on healthier items.
The Alternative to New Products
Too much product innovation can hurt a brand’s image. Here are four other ways quick-service brands can drum up buzz.
Inside Roark Capital
How a young private equity firm came to own 16 restaurant brands with $11 billion in systemwide sales.
Final Piece of the Puzzle
Speed and accuracy are essential, but good customer service could be the key to building sales in the drive thru.
The New Norm
The Great Recession changed the financing landscape forever. Operators, though, are using the change to their advantage.
Time to Jump on the Bandwagon?
It’s smart to follow industry trends, but don’t forget to add your own touch.
Hiring’s New Frontier
A new wave of Web- and mobile-based hiring platforms are designed to decrease the restaurant industry’s notorious turnover rate.
The 10 Best Franchise Deals
Back by popular demand.
reveals the industry's best franchise deals.
The Case for Humane
Humanely raised foods are in higher demand than even local and organic ingredients. Quick serves have a big opportunity to answer the cry from consumers.
Carl’s Jr. Opens First Drive Thru in Cambodia
CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc., parent company of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s, announced the opening of its first Carl’s Jr. restaurant in Cambodia.
Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s Raise $1.5M for Military Charities
CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc., parent company of Carl’s Jr.
Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s Launch Bacon Burger and More
Carl’s Jr. and Hardees Pilot Switch to Smart Dispensers
Weissbeerger, the company that’s turning drinks into data, announced its official partnership with Lancer, a leading manufacturer and marketer of beve...
Carl's Jr./Hardee's Heats Up New Charbroiled Chicken Fillet
Carl's Jr. Offers Taste of California in New Burger
Today Carl’s Jr. celebrates its 75-year history as one of California’s most iconic brands with the launch of its newest menu item: the California Clas...
Carl's Jr. Goes California Style, Hardee's Serves Up Comfort
Carl's Jr./Hardee's Stars for Heroes Campaign Kicks Off
CKE Restaurants Holdings, parent company of Carl’s Jr.
Revamped QSR Drive-Thru Performance Study Launches
QSR magazine, a leading restaurant industry trade publication, and SeeLevel HX, a business intelligence provider, have partnered to continue bringing ...
Carl's Jr./Hardee's Adds Auntie Anne's Pretzel to Breakfast
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