CKE Restaurants, Inc. Invites You to Join Its Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End Conference Call on the Web

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from CKE Restaurants, Inc.

    ANAHEIM, Calif., April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with CKE
 Restaurants, Inc.'s (NYSE:   CKR) Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End earnings
 release, you are invited to listen to the Company's conference call that will
 be broadcast live over the Internet on Tuesday, April 24, 2001 at 11 a.m. EST
 with Andrew F. Puzder, president and chief executive officer of CKE
 Restaurants, Inc.
 
     What:      CKE Restaurants, Inc. Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End
                Earnings Release Conference Call
 
     When:      11:00 a.m. EST
                April 24, 2001
 
     Where:     http://www.videonewswire.com/CKR/042401/  Please go to Web site
                at least 15 minutes prior to the broadcast to download and
                install any necessary software.
 
     How:       Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the Web address
                above
 
     Contact:   Investors/Analysts:  Loren Pannier, 714.778.7109,
                 lpannier@ckr.com
                Hardee's: Sharon Hamilton, 252.450.8978, shamilton@ckr.com
                Carl's Jr.:  Narina Singh, 714.774.5796 ext. 1261,
                 nsingh@ckr.com
 
     CKE Restaurants, Inc., through its subsidiaries, franchisees and
 licensees, operates more than 3,700 quick-service restaurants, including
 980 Carl's Jr. restaurants located in 13 Western states and Mexico;
 2,657 Hardee's restaurants in 37 states and 11 foreign countries; and
 125 Taco Bueno restaurants in Texas and Oklahoma.
     If you are unable to listen to the live Webcast, the call will be archived
 on the Company's Web site www.ckr.com until May 1, 2001.  To access the
 replay, click on the "CKE Restaurants Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End
 Earnings Release Conference Call" button in the Financial section.
     (Minimum requirements to listen to broadcast:  The RealPlayer 8 Basic
 software, downloadable free from www.real.com/products/player/index.html, and
 at least a 14.4kbs connection to the Internet.  If you experience problems
 listening to the broadcast, send an email to webmaster@vdat.com.)
 
 

SOURCE CKE Restaurants, Inc.
    ANAHEIM, Calif., April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with CKE
 Restaurants, Inc.'s (NYSE:   CKR) Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End earnings
 release, you are invited to listen to the Company's conference call that will
 be broadcast live over the Internet on Tuesday, April 24, 2001 at 11 a.m. EST
 with Andrew F. Puzder, president and chief executive officer of CKE
 Restaurants, Inc.
 
     What:      CKE Restaurants, Inc. Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End
                Earnings Release Conference Call
 
     When:      11:00 a.m. EST
                April 24, 2001
 
     Where:     http://www.videonewswire.com/CKR/042401/  Please go to Web site
                at least 15 minutes prior to the broadcast to download and
                install any necessary software.
 
     How:       Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the Web address
                above
 
     Contact:   Investors/Analysts:  Loren Pannier, 714.778.7109,
                 lpannier@ckr.com
                Hardee's: Sharon Hamilton, 252.450.8978, shamilton@ckr.com
                Carl's Jr.:  Narina Singh, 714.774.5796 ext. 1261,
                 nsingh@ckr.com
 
     CKE Restaurants, Inc., through its subsidiaries, franchisees and
 licensees, operates more than 3,700 quick-service restaurants, including
 980 Carl's Jr. restaurants located in 13 Western states and Mexico;
 2,657 Hardee's restaurants in 37 states and 11 foreign countries; and
 125 Taco Bueno restaurants in Texas and Oklahoma.
     If you are unable to listen to the live Webcast, the call will be archived
 on the Company's Web site www.ckr.com until May 1, 2001.  To access the
 replay, click on the "CKE Restaurants Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End
 Earnings Release Conference Call" button in the Financial section.
     (Minimum requirements to listen to broadcast:  The RealPlayer 8 Basic
 software, downloadable free from www.real.com/products/player/index.html, and
 at least a 14.4kbs connection to the Internet.  If you experience problems
 listening to the broadcast, send an email to webmaster@vdat.com.)
 
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