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CloudKitchens sold these restaurants a dream. What they got was a nightmare

As the ghost kitchen company has expanded to more than 60 locations across the country, it has left a trail of failed businesses in its wake.
CloudKitchens outlets like this one in Chicago have experienced high restaurant turnover. / Photograph by Joe Guszkowski

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