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Why fast-food chains are making ‘increasingly outrageous’ creations to get you through the door

By Becky Krystal
The Washington Post
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/going-out-guide/wp/2016/09/28/why-fast-food-restaurants-are-coming-up-with-increasingly-outrageous-ways-to-get-you-through-the-door/

Call them what you will. A sign of the apocalypse. Unabashed marketing ploys. The anti-kale. However you view the latest splashy fast-food innovations, know this: They’re probably not going anywhere. 1,050 more words

Menu Trends

Healthy Lunch: Stir-Fry and Salads at Honeygrow

Weekday lunches in center city see a daily exodus of professionals searching for quick places to refuel for the afternoon.  Though for some it can seem like a hope and a prayer that this short jaunt happens before 2:30 in the afternoon.   432 more words

Fast Casual

Chipotle just made its most desperate move yet to turn the company around

First Chipotle Mexican Grill tried giving away free burritos. It also tried a rewards program. It even promised students free soda with their meals after school. 371 more words

Chipotle Launches Ad Blitz to Convince People Food Is Safe Now

Chipotle founder and Co-CEO stepped in front of a camera in a bid to win over weary diners that still aren’t hankering for the chain’s once-popular tacos and burritos. 491 more words

Leadership

Gluten-Free In Fresno: CASA de TAMALES

The next stop on our road trip was Fresno. It was the closest to Sequoia National Park that Chaz felt had the best gluten-free options for me. 402 more words

Restaurant Review: Dos Toros Tacqueria v. Chipotle Mexican Grill vs. Qdoba Mexican Eats

Details: All three restaurants have multiple locations. Official websites are as follows: https://chipotle.com/, https://www.dostoros.com/, and https://www.qdoba.com/

I’ve eaten Chipotle so much that I figured I might as well write something about it. 354 more words

Food

Chipotle Is Giving Out Free Drinks to Students

Chipotle is trying to lure back customers with free drinks.

For the entire month of September all students—whether they’re in high school (or home schooled), college, or graduate school—can get a free drink with any in-store purchase by showing a valid ID. 191 more words

Retail