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BUSINESS
March 8, 1994 | GREG JOHNSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
William P. Foley II, who led an investor group late last year that acquired a controlling interest in Carl Karcher Enterprises, has been elected chairman of the Carl's Jr. fast food chain, replacing interim chairman Elizabeth A. Sanders. The fast food company also is seeking shareholder approval for a corporate restructuring that includes the creation of CKE Restaurants Inc., a new Delaware- based holding company that would oversee Karcher Enterprises' restaurant businesses.
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BUSINESS
February 9, 1994 | GREG JOHNSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Carl Karcher Enterprises, struggling to reverse a sales slump, is set to unveil its long-awaited, value-oriented marketing plan during meetings this week with franchisees. Company executives are scheduled to explain the strategy, which is designed to help the Carl's Jr. fast-food chain bolster flagging profit and revenue, during meetings today in Southern California and Thursday in Northern California. Karcher Enterprises executives declined to comment.
BUSINESS
February 2, 1994 | Greg Johnson / Times staff writer
Carl N. Karcher has always gotten by with a little help from his friends. On Sunday, Karcher's children held an informal "thank you" party for some friends and business associates who stood by the founder of the Carl's Jr. fast-food chain during last year's highly publicized dispute with the board and management of parent company Carl Karcher Enterprises. In October, Karcher, 76, was voted out as Karcher Enterprises' chairman during a bitter argument over the company's strategic direction.
BUSINESS
January 23, 1994 | JAMES S. GRANELLI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Kerry Coin, a senior manager at Carl Karcher Enterprises Inc., was appointed Friday to head the company's newly formed division that will join the rotisserie chicken craze by developing and operating up to 300 Boston Chicken franchise outlets. Coin, 46, a one-time Kentucky Fried Chicken executive, will head the division as senior vice president and general manager.
NEWS
January 11, 1994 | GREG JOHNSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Hoping to cash in on growing consumer demand for healthier restaurant food, Carl Karcher Enterprises said Monday it plans to open as many as 300 Boston Chicken Inc. outlets in Southern California and Sacramento. The move is designed to augment flagging profits at Anaheim-based Karcher Enterprises by giving the parent company of the Carl's Jr. hamburger chain a strong presence in the fast-growing broiled chicken segment of the market.
BUSINESS
January 11, 1994 | GREG JOHNSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Hoping to cash in on growing consumer demand for healthier restaurant food, Carl Karcher Enterprises said Monday it plans to open as many as 300 Boston Chicken Inc. restaurants in Southern California and Sacramento. The move, under which Anaheim-based Karcher Enterprises is buying Boston Chicken franchise rights for an undisclosed amount, is designed to augment flagging profits at the parent company of the Carl's Jr.
BUSINESS
January 3, 1994 | GREG JOHNSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
For 52 years, there was no doubt that company founder Carl N. Karcher had a firm grasp on the chairman's suite at Carl Karcher Enterprises. It was Karcher, now 76, who ran the company, selected the directors and handled advertising as the Carl's Jr. pitchman. But given recent developments, Karcher Enterprises might have to install a revolving door on the chairman's suite. On Oct.
BUSINESS
December 30, 1993 | GREG JOHNSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
For 52 years, there was no doubt that company founder Carl N. Karcher had a firm grasp on the chairman's suite at Carl Karcher Enterprises. It was Karcher, now 76, who ran the company, selected the directors and handled advertising as the Carl's Jr. pitchman. But given recent developments, Karcher Enterprises might have to install a revolving door on the chairman's suite. On Oct.
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