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Sweetgreen Going Cashless in 2017

2016-12-23 Fast casual Sweetgreen is making a big change in the New Year.

Sweetgreen Unveils its Biggest Menu Change in Two Years

2016-09-16 On Friday, Sweetgreen launched a new menu category: Warm Bowls. It’s the biggest menu change since the company launched its seasonal menu in 2014.

Sweetgreen Streamlines New iOS App Rewards

2016-01-19 Sweetgreen, the destination for simple, seasonal, healthy food, announced the launch of their new iOS app Sweetgreen Rewards.

Branding Lessons from Three Top Quick Serves

2015-10-23 Marketing consultant and QSR columnist Denise Lee Yohn says that when it comes down to the nuts and bolts, brands are about what companies do and how ...

Starbucks and Other Brands Kick Off Hiring Initiative

2015-08-04 The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative, a national coalition of leading U.S.-based companies committed to hiring at least 100,000 Opportunity Youth by 2...

Sweetgreen Expands to West Coast

2015-05-21 D.C.-based fast casual Sweetgreen expands to Los Angeles, where two of the three founders grew up.

Sweetgreen Upgrades Spring Menu with Salmon

2015-03-25 Sweetgreen has upped the ante on its premium salads with the addition of salmon.

Sweetgreen Comes Onto the Scene in NYC

2013-07-18 Sweetgreen, a chain of organic, farm-to-table salad shops founded in Washington, D.C., will open its first New York City location at the Nomad Hotel o...

Sweetgreen's App Garners 18 Percent of Transactions

2013-05-18 Sweetgreen, an organic, farm-to-table salad chain founded in Washington, D.C., announced the successful results of its recently launched rewards app, ...

Sweetgreen Gives Guests Sweet Rewards with Mobile App

2013-02-12 Sweetgreen, the Washington, D.C.-born fast-casual restaurant with farm-to-table salads, frozen yogurt, and cold-pressed juices, announced the launch o...