| Feb 29, 2012
| 11:34 AM
Consumers tend to have a better time at fast-food chains such as Chick-fil-A and Subway than they do at many other types of companies, according to a new survey that rates customer experiences.
Research firm Temkin Group ranked more than 200 companies...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 3:21 PM
Los Angeles-based IDS Real Estate Group has purchased La Cañada Flintridge Town Center for a price in excess of $40 million, the company announced Thursday.
A deal for the 7.6-acre retail complex at Foothill Boulevard and Angeles Crest Highway, the city&...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 1:48 PM
The La Cañada Flintridge Planning Commission Tuesday endorsed a possible zoning ordinance change that could require businesses to submit to Design Commission review when making changes to their existing building colors or installing outdoor furniture....
| Aug 2, 2012
| 9:24 AM
In a race to beat other retailers in sales growth, Under Armourmay not have won gold, but the athletic apparel brand secured fifth place - not bad out of a field of 100.
The Baltimore company was the fifth fastest growing retailer in the U.S. last year,...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 1:43 PM
Poor penny! Vending machines won’t take ‘em...hell, even Canada got rid of ‘em. It seems like just about everyone hates the puny piece of copper.
Until they’re taken away from us!
According to the New Jersey Star-Ledger, Chipotle...
| May 23, 2012
| 11:49 AM
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. continues to get heat for its hiring practices, with the Securities and Exchange Commission and now federal prosecutors looking into the company.
Earlier this week, the U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia told the...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 12:25 PM
All it took for Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.’s stock to tumble 7% in less than five minutes was a recommendation to short from hedge fund manager David Einhorn.
The plunge was deep and immediate. The Greenlight Capital founder’s concerns about...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. enjoyed double-digit increases in both its net income and revenue in its third quarter, but consider Wall Street unimpressed.
The burrito chain’s stock is tanking following its after-market earnings release, with...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Chipotle Mexican Grill will open the first West Coast branch of its ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen concept in Santa Monica in early 2013, the company said.
The nascent chain already has two locations -- one operating, one still under construction --...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 12:40 PM
Taco Bell is going gourmet.
The Irvine, Calif.- based fast food chain plans to roll out its new Cantina Bell menu to nearly all 5,600 locations on July 5, according to a story in Nation's Restaurant News. The menu was created by chef Lorena Garcia, who...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 8:53 AM
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., long a stock market darling, lost nearly a quarter of its market value in morning trading after failing to meet sales expectations for its second quarter.
For most other restaurant companies, watching revenue spike 21% to...