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Good Fat, Bad Fat
Good fats help promote health while providing tastes chefs want.
The Delivery Debate
Delivery services are springing up around the country, giving operators a new sales channel—if it’s right for their brand.
The New Angle on Antibiotics
McDonald’s announcement that it would remove antibiotics from chicken could signal an industry-wide shift.
The Gold Standard
If you want to be like Chipotle—and everyone does—you just have to follow its recipe for success, which includes two main ingredients: its food and its people.
The Culinary Institute of America is a training ground for the world’s best chefs. And today more than ever, its influence is spreading to the entire foodservice world.
The Truth About Transparency
How to respond to consumers’ demands to know everything about your business.
Tale of Two Brands
McDonald’s used to own a majority stake in Chipotle. Now it might be losing its status as top industry influencer to Steve Ells & Co.
No Hangover in Sight
Naysayers have doubts about alcohol service in limited-service settings, but many fast casuals are partying on.
Anatomy of a Marketing Campaign
A breakdown of what makes a successful campaign, as seen through the lens of four quick-service marketing efforts.
Connecting the Dots
New technology allows quick serves to improve supply chain traceability.
Chipotle Sees Across-the-Board Increases in Q1 2009
"We are very pleased with our first quarter," says the restaurant's co-CEO.
Corner Bakery Named One of Health Magazine's Healthiest Quick-Serve Chains
The brand is No. 5 on the magazine's top 10 list.
Chipotle Rights Sluggish Creative
“Our marketing strategy has not kept pace with developments in our food,” says Steve Ells.
New CEO and Market for Chipotle
Monty Moran is Co-CEO. First European store to open in fourth quarter 2009.
Chipotle Clears the Air about Cereplast
The chain denies earlier claims of systemwide roll out.
Chipotle Enhances Online Ordering Program
The company added a secure credit card payment capability that can save customers’ information.
Chipotle Falls Victim to Economy
The company posted its first profit fall since going public and warns of menu price increases.
Chipotle Seeks LEED Certification
An on-site wind turbine will provide 10 percent of the power at Chipotle's Gurnee, Illinois, restaurant.
Chipotle Feeling Tight Economy
The company announced slowing sales expectations for its third quarter, which officially ends September 30.
Best Customer Service Winners Announced
Corporate Research International lists Chipotle, Subway, and Sonic as having high brand image and customer perception.
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