CARPINTERIA Calif. CKE Restaurants Inc., the parent to Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s, said same-store sales for the four weeks ended Feb. 23 fell 0.6 percent, including a 3.6-percent slide at Carl’s Jr., which it blamed on reduced traffic amid competitor price slashing. CKE said it would not alter its tactics and that its two chains would continue to focus on higher-quality, premium products with a higher price point. “We believe our competitors will be unable to maintain this level of ...
Register to view this article
It’s free but we need to know a little about you to continually improve our content.
Registering allows you to unlock a portion of our premium online content. You can access more in-depth stories and analysis, as well as news not found on any other website or any other media outlet. You also get free eNewsletters, blogs, real-time polls, archives and more.
Attention Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to NRN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes!
Questions about your account or how to access content?