In the past, restaurant customers may have preferred food to magically appear out from behind closed doors, with no indication whatsoever about how the sausage is made—figuratively or literally. After years of hearing Big Food and fast food horror stories…

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (CMG) is being subpoenaed by the Securities and Exchange Commission about its hiring practices, the latest development in government investigations scrutinizing its employees’ immigration statuses. Chipotle says it received word on Thursday of the SEC’s formal…

Chipotle Mexican Grill has hired a team of Washington legal A-listers to shore up its hiring and handle a federal criminal investigation stemming from the discovery of hundreds of illegal workers in its popular burrito restaurants. The Denver-based chain has…

The federal government has begun a criminal investigation into whether Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. has knowingly hired illegal immigrants at its restaurants, a person familiar with the matter said. The criminal division of the U.S. Attorney office for Washington, D.C.,…

Chipotle Mexican Grill’s co-CEOs Steve Ells and Monty Moran today announced the promotion of the company’s 200th Restaurateur, a position reserved for its most elite restaurant managers who are all hand picked by the CEOs. Chipotle’s Restaurateurs are powerful leaders…

Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) has been on fire as the “quick-casual” burrito joint continues to grow returning over 200% for investors since going public in 2006.  The company now employs over 22,000 people to deliver “food with integrity” using all…

In December 1993, Steve Ells opened Chipotle, a small Mexican restaurant, with the idea of turning it into a fine dining establishment. “I only intended to open one Chipotle and figured it would provide me the cash to fund a…