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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...
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  • 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...
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  • 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...
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  • 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...
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  • 9/27/16 8:00 am EDT

    Annual Stars for Heroes fundraising campaign supports the Gary Sinise Foundation, the Stand Up and Play Foundation and USA Cares

    CARPINTERIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc. (“CKE”), parent company of Carl’s Jr.® and Hardee’s®, today announced that its annual Stars for Heroes™ in-store fundraising campaign raised $1.5 million in 2016—up from 2015’s $1.4 million—to benefit U.S. military veterans and their families. Funds raised will support national charity partners, Gary Sinise Foundation, Stand Up and Play Foundation, and USA Cares, as well as dozens of regional andmore...
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  • 8/24/16 8:00 am EDT

    Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s introduce the Steak, Egg & Cheese Biscuit and Burrito

    CARPINTERIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Carl’s Jr.® and Hardee’s® don’t think that eating steak should be largely relegated to dinnertime when the classic combination of steak and eggs in the morning can make the prospect of an early wake-up something to look forward to. The sister restaurant chains, known for their innovative, premium-quality breakfast offerings, are taking seasoned, marinated grilled steak, eggs and melted cheese and are offering it all in two delicious waysmore...
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  • 6/22/16 12:00 pm EDT

    Premium restaurant sister chains become first major quick service restaurants to offer all-natural beef and chicken on their menus

    CARPINTERIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Carl’s Jr.® and Hardee’s®, best known for offering premium, restaurant-quality quick service menu options at consumer-friendly prices, today added to its industry-leading, all-natural menu with the introduction of the all-natural charbroiled chicken breast fillet, now available at restaurant locations nationwide. While the chains are perhaps best known for their creative and decadent charbroiled burger offerings, Carl’smore...
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  • 6/1/16 5:00 am EDT

    Bake-off event saw over 600 biscuit makers compete at Hardee’s headquarters in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Isabelle Reyes of St. Louis, Missouri has been officially crowned the best Hardee’s® biscuit maker in the nation. Famous for their Made From Scratch™ Biscuits, the restaurant chain recently held its National Biscuit Baking Championship on April 14th at its corporate headquarters in St. Louis, featuring over 600 biscuit makers from across 16 different states. The competitors were given 15 minutes to prepare and bake three trays ofmore...
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  • 5/25/16 9:00 am EDT

    New menu item combines the classic flavors of a gooey, melty grilled ham and cheese sandwich with a charbroiled Thickburger

    CARPINTERIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starting today, Hardee’s® combines two quintessentially American comfort foods into one with the introduction of the Grilled Ham ‘N’ Cheese Thickburger, available at participating restaurants. The Grilled Ham ‘N’ Cheese Thickburger features four slices of melting American and Swiss cheeses, and thinly sliced ham piled atop a charbroiled, 100 percent Black Angus beef patty, with just the right amount of mayonnaise and mustard,more...
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  • 5/11/16 1:33 pm EDT

    Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s together out-perform heavy-hitting competitors such as McDonald’s, Burger King, and Wendy’s

    CARPINTERIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc. (“CKE”) is proud to announce that its chains Carl’s Jr.® and Hardee’s®, which operate as one brand under two names, generated the highest net increase in U.S. locations among all freestanding hamburger drive-thru restaurants chains during calendar year 2015, according to Restaurant Trends’ YearEnd 2015 QSR MarketSHARE Report. This data reflects net new U.S. openings or the difference between newmore...
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