CARL'S JR." RESTAURANTS

(866) 253-7655
(314) 259-6452
Country of Origin: United States
Contact: Marc Mushkin
ckeintlfran@ckr.com
http://www.carlsjrfranchising.com/international

1,356 Franchised Units; 381 Franchise Units
Outside the U.S.; Franchising Since: 1984.

DESCRIPTION: With over 3,600 franchised and company-owned restaurants in 44 states and 38 foreign countries and territories, CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc. (CKE) franchises and operates Carl's Jr.h and Hardee's14 quick-service restaurants. Carl's Jr. is known as the ultimate destination for burger enthusiasts. We have built a reputation as a premium QSR burger brand, with a best-in-class menu. Our commitment to serving high-quality, great-tasting products is rivaled only by our commitment to our franchisees.

TRAINING/SUPPORT: A well-trained and motivated team is why we are so successful. Whether it's a company or franchise restaurant, located in Los Angeles, CA or St. Petersburg, Russia, a deep understanding and knowledge of our system is a critical factor in our success. CKE offers a 12 week management training program, in country pre-opening assistance and a best in class ongoing training regime that positions franchisees for success.

QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum Net Worth:
$1,000,000; Minimum Required Investment:
$3,000,000; Minimum Operating Capital:
$1,000,000: Royalty %: 5: Minimum Franchise
Fees: $35,000.

FRANCHISE OPPORTUNITIES:
Operating Regions: Asia, Australia, Caribbean, Eastern Europe, North America, South America,
Western Europe.

Expansion Methods: Area Developer, Master, Unit.