CARPINTERIA Calif. Winter weather and the continued economic slump hurt sales at CKE Restaurants Inc., the company said Wednesday, leading to a 6.5-percent blended same-store sales decline in December for its Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr. chains. The decline reflected same-store sales decreases of 8.9 percent at Carl’s Jr. and 3.2 percent at Hardee’s, and show a worsening sales decline from both chain’s November results. CKE is the latest quick-service operator to report weak sales trends, and ...
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!