Hardee’s was established in the year 1960 in Rocky Mount, North Carolina, and offered customers Charbroiled hamburgers, fast services, and drive-thru windows. Since then Hardee’s gained immediate popularity and the chain grew rapidly. At the end of 1970, Hardee’s nearly opened more than 200 Hardee’s restaurants across the USA. Later they opened restaurants in other locations like Heidelberg, Germany, and more. Then they entered North Africa and the Middle East in 1981. They opened there the first restaurant in Kuwait and from there it has grown year after year. Today, Hardee’s operates more than 3700 restaurants in over 40 countries around the world with more than 330 chain restaurants.