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3 Reasons Why Chipotle is Beating Expectations in 2017

2017-04-25 Chipotle announced its Q1 2017 earnings results Tuesday amid positive investor sentiment that the brand has begun to recover from food safety outbreak...

Chipotle's Comeback Story Takes a Promising Turn

2017-04-25 Saying that Chipotle has made “incredible progress,” CEO Steve Ells expressed optimism and pride following the fast casual’s first-quarter earnings Tu...

All-Day Breakfast, Big Macs Fuel Strong 1Q for McDonald's

2017-04-25 Across the board, McDonald’s financial year is off to a resounding start.

Edible Arrangements Founder Completes Buyback

2017-04-24 Edible Arrangements founder and CEO Tariq Farid announced today that he has completed a buyback of equity of the company which had been held by Greenw...

Teriyaki Madness Introduces New Era of Company Growth

2017-04-20 With 144 units under contract throughout the U.S., Teriyaki Madness, one of America’s fastest growing fresh Asian fast casual food concepts, released ...

Two Years After Crisis, Chipotle is Raising its Prices Again

2017-04-17 As investor optimism buoys Chipotle ahead of its upcoming financial review, the fast casual chain did something it hasn’t done since a food-safety cri...

Fast Casual, Restaurant Sales Sag in March

2017-04-17 The arrival of spring brought a bit of good news for the restaurant industry: From a sales and traffic perspective, March wasn’t quite as bad as Febru...

Juice It Up! Posts 5 Percent Growth over Q1

2017-04-13 Juice It Up! announced same-store first quarter sales increased 5 percent over Q1 the previous year.

Panera Bread Sold for $7.5 Billion to Krispy Kreme Owner

2017-04-05 It didn’t take long for the Panera Bread rumors to turn into reality.

Rumors Swirl of Possible Panera Bread Sale

2017-04-03 Shares of Panera Bread skyrocketed Monday as reports surfaced of a possible sale, a move that would shakeup the fast casual industry to the tune of  $...