Established in 1940s, Carl s Jr. is a quick-service restaurant chain with numerous outlets nationwide. The chain is a part of Carl Karcher Enterprises Inc. and operates nearly 1,200 restaurants in the United States. It offers a variant mix of breakfast burgers, charbroiled burgers, sandwiches, chicken dishes, salads, sides, desserts and beverages. Some of its signature dishes include Six Dollar Burger, The Big Carl and Big Country Breakfast Bumb. Its parent company, Carl Karcher Enterprises Inc. operates a nearly 3,100 franchised, licensed and company-operated restaurants in 42 states and in 18 countries.