industry headlines

Hardee's Franchisee Puts Foot Down on Biscuit Ads

2009-07-22 Largest Hardee's operator in U.S. says Biscuit Hole promotional spots go too far, refuses to air them.

Hardee's Franchise Operator Honors Best Biscuit Maker

2009-07-17 Shirley Jones of Durham, North Carolina Hardee's takes home the award.

Hardee's Goes French

2009-07-13 Roll out of French Dip Thickburger to be promoted with French Maid mascots.

Hardee's Rolls Out New Biscuits, Naming Promo

2009-06-29 Biscuit Holes introduced with ad campaign that asks customers to name the product.

National Chains Switching to Cage-free Eggs

2009-06-25 Humane treatment of egg-laying hens at the heart of the issue.

Carl's Jr. Teams with In-Store TV Service

2009-06-25 Digital television network to be featured in 133 of the chain's locations.

Expansion Continues, Despite Recession

2009-06-04 RealtyLink recently opened Arby's and Hardee's locations in Alabama and Florida.

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.

Hardee's Offers NASCAR Collectors' Cups

2009-03-31 Each cup has an instant peel-and-win chance at one of 40,000 prizes, including a trip to the 2010 Coca-Cola 600.

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.