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Stores will also offer two pre-packed quarts of any Baskin-Robbins ice cream flavor for $9 and three quarts for only $12.
It is served with a choice of dipping sauces--avocado salsa, creamy cilantro, or queso sauce.
The brand has managed to find its footing and cast its gaze toward the Middle East for expansion opportunities.
Customers who order online during any weekend in September will be eligible for 2, one-topping pizzas for $20.
The brand won first place honors in the Traditional Barbecue Sauce category at the Labor Day wing festival in Buffalo, New York.
The new offerings will include espresso-based McCafe Coffees.
It's made with real nonfat yogurt and nonfat milk and comes in two sizes: small ($3.00) and large ($3.50).
The company is rolling out a 99 cent Classic Taco deal beginning Sept. 17 and using a steamy ad to promote the campaign.
The company announced slowing sales expectations for its third quarter, which officially ends September 30.
Tim Hennessy brings 20 years of leadership experience to the brand.
This is the company's first location on a college campus and marks the 61st location in Southern California.
The company lost $1.9 million in the second quarter compared to $27 million during the same time last year.
The company also announced the signing of eight new franchise agreements in Florida and Georgia.
This brings CKE's international unit count to 300.
Sandelman & Associates' Quick-Track research study also named the chain the winner in Convenience of Locations and Speed of Service.
The School Beverage Guidelines Progress Report 2007-2008 showed beverage calories shipped to schools decreased by 58 percent since 2004.