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Pull a Free Burrito From Chipotle’s Recycled Lunch Bags

2012-03-26 This Earth Day, April 22, Chipotle Mexican Grill will reward eco-friendly customers with a free burrito, bowl, salad, or order of tacos if they purcha...

Chipotle Gains New Real Estate on Broadway in New York

2012-02-13 Winick Realty Group LLC announced the availability of 14,000 square feet of retail space at 281 Broadway, located between Chambers and Reade Streets i...

Chipotle Debuts First National Ad (Watch it!)

2012-02-13 During last night's Grammy award show, the biggest news occured during a commercial break.

Chipotle Plans Biggest Growth Yet in 2012

2012-02-02 Chipotle Mexican Grill executives sounded an optimistic note for the coming year during the company's fourth-quarter earnings call, despite an anticip...

Politician to FDA: 'Get Head Out of Sand'

2011-12-28 Congresswoman Louise Slaughter (NY-28), Ranking Member of the House Rules Committee, responded to the announcement by the FDA that it is withdrawing p...

USDA Risk Management Tool Aims for GAP

2011-12-16 Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan, along with leaders from food and agriculture organizations, introduced today a free online tool to hel...

Chipotle CEO Gets Political, Calls for Clean Food

2011-12-13 In a Congressional briefing on Capitol Hill today, Chipotle CEO Steve Ells called for an end to the overuse of antibiotics in American meats.

Pork it Over: the Meat Expands its Role on Menus

2011-11-17 Leading restaurants are expanding the protein selection on their menus by offering more pork dishes, according to foodservice consultants Technomic.

Chipotle to Bring Food, Music, Art to Chicago in October

2011-08-15 Chipotle Mexican Grill will host its first-ever festival celebrating food, music, and ideas on October 1 in Chicago’s Lincoln Park.

Chipotle Rewards Gold with Green

2011-07-01 A four day-old baby, appropriately dubbed “Our Four Day Old Burrito,” was chosen as the winner of Chipotle Mexican Grill’s “Wrap What You Love” contes...