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  • 3/22/17 8:00 am EDT

    New breakfast item features three types of pork packed inside a tortilla or biscuit

    FRANKLIN, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hardee’s®, the quick service restaurant (QSR) chain known for its innovative history of pioneering decadently iconic breakfasts and burgers, looks to bring an end to the breakfast world as we know it with the launch of the APORKalypse Burrito and Biscuit, now available at participating restaurants system-wide. The APORKalypse Burrito brings together the three most popular types of pork — four ham slices, two sausage pattiesmore...
  • 3/21/17 4:00 pm EDT

    Respected industry leader brings record of growth to Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s brands

    FRANKLIN, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc. (“CKE”), parent company of Carl’s Jr.® and Hardee’s®, today announced that Jason Marker has been selected as the company’s new chief executive officer. Most recently president of Kentucky Fried Chicken® U.S. (“KFC”), Marker has extensive domestic and international QSR experience and a proven track record of revenue and profit growth, innovation, and brand positioning. He brings with him experience from amore...
  • 3/2/17 1:55 pm EST

    Iconic global burger brand set to open in Chile

    SANTIAGO, Chile--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global premium burger chain Carl's Jr.® opened its first restaurant today in Chile pursuant to a franchise agreement signed between Carl’s Jr. Restaurants LLC and Corachi SpA. Located in Santiago’s beloved Providencia district at Av. Nueva Providencia 2124, Providencia, the new two-story restaurant offers premium, affordable menu items including a line of 100 percent Black Angus Beef Thickburgers® and the world-famous Western Baconmore...
  • 2/22/17 8:00 am EST

    New Hand-Breaded Spicy Chicken Tenders are coated with spicy Cajun seasoning because some like it hot

    CARPINTERIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hardee’s®, the quick service restaurant (QSR) chain known for its history of pioneering innovations, today turns up the heat on its lunch and dinner menu with the launch of Hand-Breaded Spicy Chicken Tenders™, available now at participating restaurants system-wide. Hand-Breaded Spicy Chicken Tenders, available in both 3-piece and 5-piece boxes, start with the brand’s classic Hand-Breaded Chicken Tenders™, which are made bymore...
  • 2/13/17 11:00 am EST

    Charbroiled burger topped with bacon, egg, cheese, hash rounds and ketchup is now available all day long

    CARPINTERIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Carl’s Jr.®, the quick service restaurant (QSR) chain known for pioneering creatively decadent, QSR-first menu items, raises the bar in the industry’s breakfast battle with today’s announcement that its popular Breakfast Burger will now be available all day, every day at participating restaurants. Since its launch in 2004, the Breakfast Burger has given Carl’s Jr. customers the best of both breakfast and lunch worlds, with amore...
  • 1/18/17 11:00 am EST

    Applications are now open for the 18th annual Carl N. and Margaret Karcher Founders’ Scholarship program

    CARPINTERIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Carrying on its commitment to advancing education, Carl’s Jr. ® is pleased to announce this year’s kickoff of the 18th annual Carl N. and Margaret Karcher Founders’ Scholarship program. Carl’s Jr. will award up to 60 deserving students a $1,000 scholarship toward attending the two- or four-year college or vocational school of their choice this upcoming academic year. The scholarship application is now available at
  • 12/8/16 6:00 pm EST
    CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc. (“CKE”) issued the following statement after company CEO Andy Puzder was nominated by President-elect Donald Trump to lead the Department of Labor:“CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc., congratulates CEO Andy Puzder for his nomination to serve our nation as Secretary of Labor. Mr. Puzder would provide excellent leadership for our nation’s business community and all Americans who work hard each and every day to make a better life for themselves and their families.Andymore...
  • 10/27/16 8:00 am EDT

    America’s leading brewer, Anheuser-Busch, partners with Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s to unveil a new beer inspired burger

    CARPINTERIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Carl’s Jr.® and Hardee’s®, the sister chains known for pioneering in the quick service restaurant (QSR) industry by regularly releasing creatively-charged, industry-first premium burger offerings, have done it again with the launch of the Budweiser® Beer Cheese Bacon Burger, now available at participating restaurants nationwide. Served on a brioche-style premium bun, the new burger features a charbroiled, grass-fed, allmore...
  • 10/19/16 11:00 am EDT

    New menu items reinvigorate the Mexican quick service space, featuring authentic, taqueria-inspired ingredients and larger portion sizes at appealingly affordable prices

    CARPINTERIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Green Burrito™, the Mexican food concept affiliated with Carl’s Jr.®, today announces its culinary overhaul, launching a new menu that offers highly authentic, deliciously filling items at affordable price points, just like its globally successful parent chain; exciting changes will come to all 600-plus dual-branded Green Burrito/Carl’s Jr. restaurant locations, which are based primarily in the Western and Southwestern parts of the Unitedmore...
  • 10/18/16 1:09 pm EDT

    Global burger chain continues international momentum with its 40 th new county opening in Cambodia

    CARPINTERIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc. (“CKE”), parent company of Carl’s Jr.® and Hardee’s®, announced today the opening of its first Carl’s Jr. restaurant in Cambodia. Operated by TH F&B Co. LTD, the Carl’s Jr. restaurant will be located in the capital city of Phnom Penh and offer the very first quick service restaurant (QSR) drive-through in the country. “We’ve been experiencing phenomenal international growth this year. In fact,more...