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Topic: Carl's Jr.

Quiz: Can You Match the Fast-Food Chain With Its Old-School Tagline?

McDonald's, Burger King, Arby's and more

It's hard to forget a fast-food chain's tagline. The ads are everywhere, the restaurants are everywhere and those jingles are so darn catchy. But long after they're gone, can you…

Carl's Jr. Makes the Most Absurdly American Ad for Its Hot-Dog-and-Chips Cheeseburger

Samantha Hoopes dials up the patriotism

Putting a hot dog and potato chips on your cheeseburger is the ultimate expression of American-ness, according to Carl's Jr. So, this 72andSunny ad for that monstrosity—an official menu item…

24 Hours in Advertising: Wednesday, May 20, 2015

YouTube looks to crown best video ad, and Google brings tweets to search

Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked. Buzzing on Adweek: Starbucks goes digital with Spotify Starbucks teamed up with Spotify to give Starbucks…

As the McDonald’s vs. Taco Bell Breakfast War Rages On, More Brands Join the Fight

Dunkin' Donuts, Starbucks and Carl's Jr. work on innovations of their own

Free breakfast. It's the latest marketing strategy two fast-food giants are wielding in what has been dubbed "the breakfast war." The stakes are high—fast-food breakfast sales last year rang up $34.5…

How Pepsi, HBO, Denny's and a Dozen Other Brands Are Celebrating 4/20

Our roundup of tweets worth inhaling

Brand tweets can seem unnecessary, even annoying, on many holidays. But 4/20? Seeing them get creative with cannabis references? Well, that's actually kind of fun.  We've rounded up some of the…

Carl's Jr. Is Launching 'Fast-Food's Hottest Burger,' Designed by an Ad Agency

72andSunny takes spicy to the next level

There's a new spicy burger at Carl's Jr. and Hardee's today—the Thickburger El Diablo. And it's being marketed as the "hottest burger in fast food." Created by 72andSunny in Los Angeles,…

10 Must-See Digital Marketing Stats From the Past Week

The Dress, llama drama and Oscars cause a social eruption

Last week felt like a year in Internet time because there was so much happening online. It started with the Oscars and ended with escaped llamas and the dress. There…

How Carl's Jr. Makes the Most of a 6-Second Mobile Video Ad

Product placement is key

Following up on this year's racy regional Super Bowl commercial with Charlotte McKinney, Carl's Jr. needed an eye-popping mobile ad that used the same creative. But building a prominent smartphone promo…

Carl's Jr. Has Some Voluptuous Data on the Charlotte McKinney Ad, Its Biggest Hit Ever

An all-natural juggernaut

Its agency is one of the more sophisticated out there. And ads about female empowerment are on the rise. So why does Carl's Jr. remain stubbornly Neanderthal, continuing its now…

Is 2015 the Year of the Regional Super Bowl Ad?

Digital reach helps these notable spots go beyond limited markets

With a 30-second national spot reportedly costing $4.5 million during Sunday's Super Bowl, it's no surprise that quite a few brands are embracing the cheaper option of a regional ad…

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