The pandemic has forced the menu development team at CKE Restaurants, the parent of Hardee's and Carl's Jr., to get more creative and nimble to keep developing new menu items, said team leader Owen Klein. "We cut a lot of the red tape out of the process, because we were forced to do so," he said.
How CKE streamlined menu development in the pandemic
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