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Millennials and avocados are key to Chipotle's comeback

Oct 22, 2019
The fast-casual chain has turned around business since the health scares of years past.
Online orders account for almost a fifth of sales at Chipotle. Above, the restaurant's workers fill orders.
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Chipotle looks for a new CEO

Nov 29, 2017
Fast-casual restaurant chain Chipotle, set up in 1993, has struggled after a number of food safety scandals. An E. coli scandal at one of its stores a couple of years ago also hit its shares. As company founder and CEO Steve Ells moves into the role of executive chairman, Chipotle is looking to shift its […]

Chipotle's data breach affects customers nationwide

May 29, 2017
The stolen data can be used to clone credit cards.
Online orders account for almost a fifth of sales at Chipotle. Above, the restaurant's workers fill orders.
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Chipotle is hoping to put the 2015 E. coli scandal behind it

Apr 25, 2017
Mexican restaurant chain Chipotle reports earnings after markets close today. The beleaguered burrito brand’s stock is up nearly 20 percent this year, signaling a possible comeback from its E. coli scandal of 2015. Analysts expect a recovery quarter for Chipotle, but the company has a ways to go. Click the audio player above to hear […]

Chipotle wants to reward frequent burrito eaters

Jun 27, 2016
A loyalty program will deliver more, the more often customers come to Chipotle
After months of controversy over virus outbreaks, Chipotle looks to reward loyal customers. 
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What happened to Chipotle's unique selling proposition?

Mar 17, 2016
Chipotle's trying to deliver on its "fresh" brand while improving food safety.
Chipotle faces brand issues after their fresh and healthy image was tarnished by virus outbreaks. 
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Hey, lunch at Chipotle? Not today.

Feb 8, 2016
After illness outbreaks, Chipotle closes for lunch to review food-safety protocols with employees.
A sign showing a Chipotle Mexican Grill in Boston, Massachusetts, which closed on December 8, 2015 after 80 students at Boston College had gotten sick from eating at the fast food chain. On Monday, February 8, 2016, Chipotle will close for lunch to review food-safety protocols with employees.
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Chipotle tries to recover from outbreaks

Dec 10, 2015
Chipotle is scrubbing down its restaurants and trying to burnish its image.

Chipotle's E. coli outbreak economics

The restaurant chain is dealing with an E. coli outbreak, and beyond that? Big questions about its supply chain.

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