After a series of seven outbreaks of E. coli bacterium and salmonella-related illnesses, it can’t have come as any surprise to anyone when Chipotle posted its first loss as a public company. They reported same-store sales fell almost 30%, with operating margins down nearly 75% during its first quarter.
- Shake Shack
- Chipotle / Olive Garden
- Au Bon Pain
- Texas Roadhouse
And it can be even better news if they are able to follow that old Mexican proverb, “Si usted puede proporcionar a sus clientes con productos frescos y de buen sabor, y el alimento personalizado a un precio que no recibe los enferma, que ha muy probable se tiene un ganador!”(If you can provide your customers with fresh, good tasting, and customized food at a good price that doesn't get them sick, you've very likely got yourself a winner!)