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At Blaze Pizza, It's Not (Quite) Delivery

2015-06-10 Rick Wetzel wasn’t really thinking about delivery when he and his wife Elise founded Blaze Pizza in 2012.

Quick Serves Join Eat (RED) Drink (RED) Campaign

2015-05-28 Beginning May 31, operators, chefs, and consumers are invited to eat and drink red as Eat (RED) Drink (RED) Save Lives returns to raise awareness and ...

Chipotle Goes GMO-Free

2015-04-28 Chipotle Mexican Grill has achieved its goal of moving to only non-GMO ingredients to make all of the food in its U.S.

Chipotle Offers Mobile Ordering Through Apple Watch

2015-04-28 Chipotle Mexican Grill announces that its mobile application for iPhone has been updated and optimized for the just-released Apple Watch.

Vegan Fare Finds Traction Among Millennials

2015-04-27 With the number of plant-based concepts like Native Foods and Veggie Grill steadily increasing, other operators are looking for ways to incorporate me...

Chipotle Rated Most Allergy-Friendly Large Chain

2015-03-18 AllergyEats, the leading guide to allergy-friendly restaurants in the U.S., has just released its 2015 list of Most Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Chains...

New Study Finds Most Popular Chains in Four Categories

2015-03-03 A new nationwide study by Market Force Information reveals consumers’ favorite quick-service restaurant chains in four popular food categories: pizza,...

Chipotle Hosts 5th Annual Cultivate Festival

2015-02-12 Chipotle Mexican Grill has announced the preliminary lineup for its 2015 Cultivate food, music, and ideas festivals, with events planned in two new ci...

Chipotle Continues Author Series with 10 New Writers

2015-01-27 Chipotle Mexican Grill announced the second installment of its Cultivating Thought author series with 10 new and original essays written by influentia...

Chipotle Gives Customers Reason to Try Sofritas

2015-01-07 Chipotle Mexican Grill is giving its customers a special opportunity to try its new vegan menu item, Sofritas, this month.