CKE

    Quick-service restaurant stocks outperformed overall market in 2012.
    Michael Bloomberg is transforming the state of food regulations.
    Operators look to natural meat and meat alternatives.

    Perhaps the biggest splash so far this year in the quick-service sector came in April when KFC’s Double Down, a breadless “sandwich” that features melted cheese, bacon, an

    CKE Files Brief to Fight Inflated Swipe Fees

    CKE Restaurants, Inc., parent company of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s brands, today announced it has joined with other quick-serve restaurant and convenience store chains in filling an amicus brief in s

    Popular Menu Proteins

    As Americans’ hunger for burgers and chicken continues to grow, restaurant operators are tweaking their menus to meet consumers’ demands for new meats and higher quality.

    BoeFly: The eHarmony of Lending?

    With franchisees still struggling to access the capital necessary to open new stores and run their operations, franchisors are getting help from an online service to pair operators with suitable le

    CKE to Present at Hispanic Business Expo

    CKE Restaurants Inc. will present and exhibit at the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce 32nd-Annual National Convention & Business Expo in Miami on September 18-21.

    Trio Named to CKE's Board

    Daniel E. Ponder Jr., Jerold H. Rubinstein, and C. Thomas Thompson appointed to company's board of directors.

    Is the Health Trend Dying? 

    Perhaps the biggest splash so far this year in the quick-service sector came in April when KFC’s Double Down, a breadless “sandwich” that features melted cheese, bacon, an

    CKE Finds Itself a New Buyer

    After previously announcing its sale to Thomas H. Lee Partners, the parent company of Carl's Jr. and Hardee's will now be acquired by an affiliate of Apollo Management LP for about $1 billion.

    CKE Sold for $928 Million

    Acquisition by Thomas H. Lee Partners includes the assumption of approximately $309 million of net debt.