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How to Prevent Another Chipotle

What went wrong at the fast-casual leader, and how foodservice operators committed to fresh and local ingredients can ensure it doesn’t happen to them.

Since opening its first restaurant in Denver in 1993, Chipotle Mexican Grill has redefined the world of limited-service dining. Its “Food With...

Elkhart Co. Benefiting From Marion Co. Jail Overcrowding

Photo: Michael Coghlan The jail in Indianapolis is under a federal mandate to reduce its inmate population. Officials in northern Indiana say Elkhart County could bring in about $2 million a year in revenue for housing more inmates from the overcro...

Quality at a Cost

Raising the bar on ingredients comes at a premium. Find out how some operators are making it work.

Less than a decade ago, the Alfredo sauce at Fazoli’s, a quick-service brand that prides itself on classic Italian items, was more water than dairy.

“It was mainly water...