CARPINTERIA Calif. CKE Restaurants Inc.'s Carl's Jr. and Hardee's restaurants will switch to a trans-fat-free cooking oil by next January, officials announced Wednesday. The company is switching to a 100-percent canola oil alternative that CKE officials say is also low in saturated fat and high in heart-healthy omega-9 monounsaturated fat."We have evaluated many zero-trans-fat cooking oil alternatives in an effort to offer our guests the ideal oil option from a health and nutrition ...

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