CKE Restaurants Inc. swung to a profit in the second quarter, saying Wednesday that same-store sales were boosted by minimal commodity inflation, a strong lineup of premium menu items and menu price increases. The Carpinteria, Calif.-based parent to the Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s chains remains a private company after postponing an initial public offering that had been scheduled for early August. The company at the time blamed market conditions, though some outside observers ...

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