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Chipotle: What If Customers Don’t Come Back?

Chipotle’s CEO Steve Ells says he is confident the company “will emerge as a stronger company than we were before our recent challenges.” Its CFO, Jack Hartung, expects store-level margins “to return to industry leading levels.”


Chipotle Announces 2015 Results, 36% SSS Decline in January

Chipotle management didn’t quite get the sigh of relief it was hoping for as the year ended.


Olo Set to Enter On-Demand Marketplace After $40m Investment

Online ordering platform developer Olo is looking to get into the burgeoning on-demand delivery space with its Dispatch system and a $40 million investment from The Raine Group.


Brinker Shareholders Take Note: Chili’s Is Hurting

Brinker International’s second quarter results reveal problems in the company’s flagship brand, Chili’s.


Bakken’s ‘Wild West’ Tamed by Dismal Oil Prices

A few years ago, the Bakken Oil Field in North Dakota was the new Wild West, and Marcus Jundt was Doc Holiday. But now that oil is trading below $28 a barrel, Bakken is more like the Dust Bowl, and Jundt is watching the tumbleweed blow by.


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