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Chipotle Cuts Digital Ordering Wait Times in Half

2017-02-20 Chipotle Mexican Grill completed the rollout of its “Smarter Pickup Times” technology to all its restaurants that offer digital ordering.

Chipotle Expands Reading Rewards Program

2017-02-09 Chipotle Mexican Grill announced the expansion of the Chipotle Reading Rewards program, which rewards young readers with free Chipotle kid’s meals for...

Steve Ells 'More Confident than Ever About Chipotle’s Future'

2017-02-03 Chipotle’s same-store sales fell 20.4 percent in 2016 as the restaurant continues to focus on improving performance by simplifying operations.

Chipotle Launches Online Guacamole Game

2017-01-24 Chipotle Mexican Grill, in partnership with Avocados From Mexico, announced a new online game called ‘Cado Crusher, where users have three rounds to s...

Chipotle Tabs New Advertising Agency

2017-01-20 Chipotle Mexican Grill announced that it has selected two new agency partners.

Chipotle's Sales Up Nearly 15 Percent in December

2017-01-10 Chipotle says comparable sales grew 14.7 percent in December, and shares rose nearly 5 percent, as the fast casual burrito leader continues to recover...

Chipotle Takes Another Step to Improve Food Safety

2017-01-10 RGF Environmental Group, Inc., creator of advanced environmental products providing the world with the safest air, water, and food without the use of ...

Chipotle's Website Now Aims to 'Make Calories Count'

2017-01-05 Chipotle Mexican Grill announced its New Year’s resolution: an online tool to help customers not just count calories, but make calories count.

Chipotle Continues to Refresh Brand with New Board Hires

2016-12-19 Chipotle Mexican Grill named four new members to its board of directors: Paul T. Cappuccio, Robin S.

Chipotle's Co-CEO Steps Down as Ells Takes Charge

2016-12-13 Chipotle Mexican Grill announced that its board of directors has named company founder Steve Ells the company’s sole chief executive officer.