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CKE, the parent company of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s, today announce that the company will expand its partnership with Beyond Meat with the introduction of new all-day plant-based protein options during breakfast, lunch and dinner nationwide. See below for the full list of new menu options.
Carls Jr Spain, through its umbrella group Beer & Food, has partnered with Moving Mountains to add its famous Moving Mountains burger onto menus across Spain. All Spanish locations of the fast food restaurant are now selling the Moving Mountains Famous Star Burger, a plant-based version of classic cheeseburger, the Famous Star.
Quick-service restaurant chain, Hardee’s, has announced its partnership with Beyond Meat to offer the Beyond Breakfast Sausage™ Biscuit and Original Beyond Thickburger for a limited time. The plant-based sandwich options are now available in the Raleigh, North Carolina, and Kansas City, Missouri markets.
Carl’s Jr. has expanded its partnership with Beyond Meat and launched the new Beyond BBQ Cheeseburger, which is currently available at participating locations. Based on the success of its Beyond Famous Star, the restaurant developed this new burger build to complement the Beyond Burger patty, while drawing on the flavors of its iconic Western Bacon Cheeseburger.
Last month, Beyond Meat announced it would be partnering with Carl’s Jr., their largest US restaurant partner to date. Now Beyond have revealed news of a “major innovation in fast food” which will be on sale in the burger chain – The Beyond Famous Star®, a plant-based version of their most iconic charbroiled burger.