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Chipotle Hits Big Milestone in Clean-Label Initiative

2017-03-28 Chipotle Mexican Grill announced that it has become the only national restaurant brand with no added colors, flavors, or preservatives in any of the i...

Study: Chick-fil-A is Still the King of Customer Service

2017-03-27 Chipotle’s comeback appears to be resonating with its customers.

Chipotle's Board in for a Major Shakeup

2017-03-20 Chipotle’s structural shakeup continues.

In-N-Out is America's Favorite Burger Chain

2017-03-13 In-N-Out, Chipotle, Marco’s Pizza, Chick-fil-A, and Firehouse Subs topped respective categories in a new study to identify American consumers’ favorit...

Chipotle Gets High Grade for Allergy-Friendly Dining

2017-03-01 AllergyEats, the leading guide to allergy-friendly restaurants in the U.S., just released its 2017 list of the Top 10 Most Allergy-Friendly Restaurant...

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.