sales and profits


Chipotle stock surges as new CEO makes his mark

Brian Niccol, in his first Chipotle earnings call, says the company has been “invisible,” and needs to provide more “consumer access.”

Panera's acquisition by the numbers

The bakery-cafe chain's pending acquisition by JAB Holdings is one of the biggest restaurant deals ever. Here are some other indications of the sale, along with metrics on what the transaction could mean for the industry.

We interrupt the string of bleak industry news to highlight a few reasons for encouragement.

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