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07/25/14Chipotle Unveils Chef And Music Line-Up For Cultivate Dallas-Ft. Worth Festival
Amos Lee and O.A.R. to headline; Lakewood Brewing Company to craft exclusive ale DALLAS, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) announced today the celebrity chef and music line-up for Cultivate Dallas-Ft. Worth, which is making its southern debut on Saturday, October 18 in nearby Irving, Texas at Lake Carolyn. The one-day festival includes cooking demonstrations by celebrity chefs, live music, local food artisans, regional beer and wines, a special Chipotle festiv... 
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07/21/14Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 21, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Highlights for the second quarter of 2014 as compared to the second quarter of 2013 include: Revenue increased 28.6% to $1.05 billion Comparable restaurant sales increased 17.3% Restaurant level operating margin was 27.3%, a decre... 
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06/24/14Chipotle Plans to Serve More Than 20 Million Pounds of Locally Grown Produce in 2014
Commitment underscores Chipotle’s support for local farms DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 24, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) plans to purchase more than 20 million pounds of locally grown produce in its restaurants this year, up from its 2013 goal of 15 million pounds. As the only national restaurant company with a significant commitment to serving local produce on a large scale, Chipotle has steadily increased its locally sourced produce ... 
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06/18/14Chipotle Celebrates MLS Partnership with Contest Offering VIP Getaway to 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star Week
Text-to-Win Contest Will Provide All-Expense Paid Trip to the 2014 Chipotle MLS Homegrown and 2014 AT&T MLS All-Star Games in Portland DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 18, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) is expanding its official partnership with Major League Soccer (MLS) through a new nationwide contest, offering a trip for four to Portland, Ore. for AT&T MLS All-Star Week. The VIP trip will include all airfare, hotel and meal expense... 
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06/16/14Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2014 Results on July 21, 2014
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 16, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss second quarter 2014 financial results on Monday, July 21, 2014 at 4:30 PM Eastern time. A press release with second quarter 2014 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM Eastern time that same day. T... 
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06/02/14Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the William Blair Growth Stock Conference
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 2, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at an investor conference. On Wednesday, June 11, 2014, the Company will present at the William Blair Growth Stock Conference held at the Four Seasons Hotel at 120 East Delaware Place in Chicago. The presentation will begin at 10:00 AM Central time. The presentation will be webcast live from the Company's w... 
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05/19/14Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the 2014 Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at an investor conference. On Wednesday, May 28, 2014, the Company will present at the Sanford C Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel at 301 Park Avenue in New York City. The presentation will begin at 10:00 AM Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live from th... 
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05/15/14Chipotle Launches “Cultivating Thought” Author Series on Cups and Bags
Curated by Best-Selling Author Jonathan Safran Foer, 10 Notable Writers Created Original Stories to Be Featured on Chipotle Packaging DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today launched the “Cultivating Thought” author series, a new program that features original essays written by influential thought-leaders, authors, actors and comedians on its restaurant packaging. Created in partnership with New York Times ... 
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04/21/14Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the 2014 Barclays Retail & Consumer Discretionary Conference
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 21, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at an investor conference. On Tuesday, April 29, 2014, the Company will present at the Barclays Retail and Consumer Discretionary Conference held at the Barclays’ offices at 745 Seventh Ave. in New York City. The presentation will begin at 8:45 AM Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live from th... 
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04/17/14Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 17, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2014. Highlights for the first quarter of 2014 as compared to the first quarter of 2013 include: Revenue increased 24.4% to $904.2 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 13.4% Restaurant level operating margin was 25.9%, a decrea... 
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03/31/14Chipotle’s Cultivate Festival Returns to San Francisco, Debuts in Minneapolis and Dallas-Ft. Worth
Text-to-win the ultimate Cultivate experience for you and a friend DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 31, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has announced the lineup for its 2014 Cultivate food, music and ideas festival series, with events planned in San Francisco, Minneapolis, and Dallas-Ft. Worth. Now in its fourth year, the one-day festivals all include cooking demonstrations by celebrity chefs, live music, local food artisans, breweries,... 
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03/17/14Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2014 Results on April 17, 2014
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 17, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss first quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 11:00 AM Eastern time. A press release with first quarter 2014 financial results will be issued at approximately 8:00 AM Eastern time that same day. ... 
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03/03/14Chipotle Announces Marquee Partnership with Major League Soccer
Chipotle to Sponsor First Ever MLS Homegrown Game DENVER & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 3, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) in partnership with Major League Soccer (MLS) today announced that Chipotle will be the Official Fast-Casual Mexican Restaurant of MLS and 12 MLS Clubs. The sponsorship will be Chipotle’s largest single sports partnership and will feature promotional programs with 12 teams, individual players, and programs ... 
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02/17/14Chipotle Debuts Original Series “Farmed and Dangerous” on Hulu and Hulu Plus
Soundtrack Available on iTunes with Proceeds Benefiting the Cultivate Foundation Mobile Trivia Contest Allows Viewers to Watch and Win DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 17, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) today debuts its original comedy series, “Farmed and Dangerous” on Hulu and Hulu Plus. The four-episode series marks Chipotle’s first foray into long-format, unbranded content. Produced in conjunction with Piro, a New York-based ... 
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01/30/14Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 30, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013. Highlights for the fourth quarter of 2013 as compared to the fourth quarter of 2012 include: Revenue increased 20.7% to $844.1 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 9.3% Restaurant level operating margin ... 
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01/27/14Chipotle to Launch “Farmed and Dangerous”
New Chipotle Original Comedy Series Featuring Ray Wise to Debut Feb. 17 on Hulu and Hulu Plus DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 27, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced plans to launch “Farmed and Dangerous,” a Chipotle original comedy series that satirically explores the world of industrial agriculture in America. Produced by Chipotle and Piro, a New York-based studio known for its unique work in film and television, the initial four-episode season will be presented weekly on... 
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01/03/14Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results on January 30, 2014
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 3, 2014-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss fourth quarter and full year 2013 financial results on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 4:30 PM Eastern time. A press release with fourth quarter and full year 2013 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM Eastern time... 
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12/20/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the 2014 ICR XChange Conference
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 20, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at an investor conference. On Tuesday, January 14, 2014, the Company will present at the 16th Annual ICR XChange Conference at The JW Marriott Grande Lakes Hotel & Resort in Orlando, Florida. The presentation will begin at 4:00 PM Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live from the Company's w... 
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12/18/13Chipotle-Backed Pizzeria Locale Looks to Expand
Concept brings Chipotle’s service style and commitment to high-quality ingredients to Neapolitan-style pizza DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 18, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has partnered with restaurateurs Bobby Stuckey and Lachlan Mackinnon-Patterson to launch a fast causal pizza concept called Pizzeria Locale. The first restaurant is located in Denver and is based on a full-service pizzeria by the same name located in Boulder, Co... 
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11/11/13Chipotle Offers Catering in Time for the Holiday Season
Special holiday promotion offers two free entrees with Chipotle catering orders (DENVER) Nov. 11, 2013 – Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) is now offering catering nationwide just in time for the holiday season. Customers around the country can spice up their holiday festivities with Chipotle catering for parties of 20 or more from Nov. 11 through Dec. 31. Customers who present their catering receipts at any U.S. Chipotle location before Jan. 31, 2014, will be able to redeem a gift for themse... 
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10/17/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2013 Results
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 17, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2013. Highlights for the third quarter of 2013 as compared to the third quarter of 2012 include: Revenue increased 18.0% to $826.9 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 6.2% Restaurant level operating margin was 26.8%, a dec... 
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10/07/13Boorito to Raise $1 Million for Chipotle Cultivate Foundation This Halloween
Chipotle Mexican Grill Invites Customers to Participate in Annual Halloween Fundraiser DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 7, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) has announced the return of its long-standing tradition and popular Halloween fundraiser, Boorito. This Halloween, Thursday, October 31, Chipotle will treat customers dressed in costume to a burrito, bowl, salad, or order of tacos for only $3 from 4 p.m. to closing. Proceeds from the f... 
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09/20/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2013 Results on October 17, 2013
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 20, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss third quarter 2013 financial results on Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 4:30 PM Eastern time. A press release with third quarter 2013 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM Eastern time that same day. ... 
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09/19/13Chipotle Mexican Grill Endorses I-522, Washington State’s Proposed GMO Labeling Law
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 19, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) is encouraging Washington State voters to support I-522 (Initiative Measure No. 522), also known as “the genetically engineered foods labeling initiative,” which will appear on voter ballots there during the Nov. 5 elections. If passed, I-522 would ensure all genetically engineered foods in Washington State are labeled to inform consumers. “We are changing the way ... 
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09/12/13Chipotle Launches “The Scarecrow” for iPhone, iPad & iPod touch and Animated Short Film
“The Scarecrow” Mirrors Chipotle’s Own Journey to Cultivate a Better World DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 12, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today launched “The Scarecrow,” an arcade-style adventure game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, along with a companion animated short film of the same name. Both the game and the film depict a scarecrow’s journey to bring wholesome food back to the people by providing an alternative to the proce... 
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08/13/13Chipotle Responsibly Raised Beef Standards Remain Unchanged
Chipotle’s Responsibly Raised Meat Comes from Animals That Are Never Given Antibiotics or Added Hormones DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 13, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG), the largest restaurant seller of responsibly raised meat, has not changed its standards for responsibly raised beef. Chipotle’s responsibly raised beef, chicken and pork continue to come from animals that are never given antibiotics or added hormones. ... 
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07/18/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2013 Results
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 18, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2013. Highlights for the second quarter of 2013 as compared to the second quarter of 2012 include: Revenue increased 18.2% to $816.8 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 5.5% Restaurant level operating margin was 27.6%, a decre... 
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07/01/13Chipotle Celebrates 20th Anniversary with “Adventurrito” Treasure Hunt
Burrito chain’s puzzle contest to reward 20 grand prize winners with free burritos for 20 years DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 1, 2013-- Get ready to say “happy birthday” to your favorite foil-wrapped meal. In two weeks, Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a three-week-long treasure hunt, “Adventurrito,” that will take participants through a series of 20 online puzzles and daily prizes that will lead to t... 
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06/21/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2013 Results on July 18, 2013
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 21, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss second quarter 2013 financial results on Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 4:30 PM Eastern time. A press release with second quarter 2013 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM Eastern time that same day. ... 
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06/18/13Chipotle Plans to Serve More Than 15 Million Pounds of Locally Grown Produce in 2013
Commitment to local ingredients brings fresh, better-tasting food to Chipotle DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 18, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) plans to serve more than 15 million pounds of locally grown produce in its restaurants this year, up from its 2012 goal of 10 million pounds. As the only national restaurant company with a significant commitment to using local produce on a large scale, Chipotle has steadily increased its loca... 
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06/03/13Chipotle Inks Deals for Additional ShopHouse Locations
New Locations Will Continue to Introduce and Develop the ShopHouse Concept DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 3, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has signed leases for additional ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen locations. ShopHouse, the Southeast Asian concept developed by Chipotle, currently has one restaurant open in Washington, DC, with another Washington location and two Los Angeles area restaurants under construction and opening in ... 
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04/29/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at Two Investor Conferences: 2013 Baird Growth Stock Conference and the Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 29, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at two investor conferences. On Thursday, May 9, 2013, the Company will present at the 34th Annual Baird Growth Stock Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago. The presentation will begin at 10:20 AM Central time. On Wednesday, May 29, 2013, the Company will present at the 29th Annual Sanford C. Ber... 
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04/22/13Chipotle Introduces New Margarita Recipe Featuring Patrón Tequila
Premium Cocktail in Line With Ongoing Pursuit of Better Tasting Food DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 22, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) is adding premium Patrón margaritas to the menu in its U.S. restaurants. The new margarita is hand-made for each customer using Patrón Silver tequila, triple sec, a blend of fresh lime and lemon juices, and organic agave nectar. The Patrón margarita will be available in about 900 Chipotle restaurants beginni... 
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04/18/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2013 Results
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 18, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2013. Highlights for the first quarter of 2013 as compared to the first quarter of 2012 include: Revenue increased 13.4% to $726.8 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 1.0% Restaurant level operating margin was 26.3%, a decreas... 
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04/08/13Chipotle to Host Cultivate Festivals in San Francisco, Denver, and Chicago
Text-to-win the ultimate Cultivate experience for you and a friend DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 8, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has announced the lineup for its 2013 Cultivate food, music and ideas festival series, with events planned in San Francisco, Denver, and Chicago. The one-day festivals all include cooking demonstrations by celebrity chefs, live music, local food artisans, regional beer and wines, a special Chipotle festival men... 
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03/25/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2013 Results on April 18, 2013
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 25, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss first quarter 2013 financial results on Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 4:30 PM Eastern time. A press release with first quarter 2013 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM Eastern time that same day. ... 
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02/05/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Results
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 5, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2012. Highlights for the fourth quarter of 2012 as compared to the fourth quarter of 2011 include: Revenue increased 17.2% to $699.2 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 3.8% Restaurant level operating marg... 
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01/29/13Chipotle to Test ‘Sofritas’ in Seven San Francisco Bay Area Restaurants
Vegetarian option could become new menu item SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 29, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) plans to test a new vegetarian menu item called “Sofritas” in seven San Francisco Bay Area restaurants beginning Tuesday, Feb. 12. Sofritas, shredded tofu braised with chipotle chilis, roasted poblanos and a blend of aromatic spices, is made with organic, non-GMO tofu from Oakland’s Hodo Soy. Chipotle expects ... 
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01/15/13Chipotle Announces Catering in Colorado
Nationwide Rollout Planned for All Chipotle Restaurants DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 15, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) will offer customers a new way to enjoy their food with the launch of its catering service, beginning in Colorado on January 21. Chipotle catering allows groups of 20 to 200 to customize their own individual meal the same way they do at Chipotle restaurants. The company will add catering to all of its markets in t... 
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01/15/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Preliminary Results for Fourth Quarter 2012
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 15, 2013-- In advance of management’s attendance at the 2013 ICR XChange Conference, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported preliminary unaudited results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2012. Highlights of expected results for the fourth quarter of 2012 include: Diluted earnings per share expected to be in the range of $1.92 to $1.97 R... 
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01/07/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at Two Investor Conferences: 2013 ICR XChange Conference and the Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 7, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at two investor conferences. On Thursday, January 17, 2013, the Company will present at the 15th Annual ICR XChange Conference at The Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida. The presentation will begin at 11:05 AM Eastern time. On Tuesday, March 5, 2013, the Company will present at the Raymond James ... 
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01/07/13Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Results on February 5, 2013
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 7, 2013-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss fourth quarter and full year 2012 financial results on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 4:30 PM Eastern time. A press release with fourth quarter and full year 2012 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM Eastern t... 
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11/20/12Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Additional Stock Repurchase Authorizations and Accelerated Repurchase Transaction
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced it has added an additional $100 million to the existing $100 million repurchase plan previously announced on October 18, 2012. The company has repurchased about $40 million through November 19th under the previously-announced $100 million buyback. Chipotle also announced that $25 million of the authorized repurchases will be conducted thro... 
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10/19/12ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen Slated to Open First Los Angeles Area Restaurant
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 19, 2012-- ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen, the Asian-inspired restaurant created by Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG), plans to open its first location in Los Angeles in early 2013. This will be the third ShopHouse location, with the first two restaurants in Washington DC. “While building Chipotle remains our primary growth strategy, we’ve seen great interest in ShopHouse in Washington,” said Steve Ells, foun... 
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10/18/12Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2012 Results
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 18, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2012. Highlights for the third quarter of 2012 as compared to the third quarter of 2011 include: Revenue increased 18.4% to $700.5 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 4.8% Opened 36 new restaurants ... 
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10/04/12Chipotle Mexican Grill Invites Customers to Do Something Good This Halloween
$1 Million ‘Boorito’ Fundraiser Benefiting the Chipotle Cultivate Foundation Treats Customers in Costume to $2 Burrito DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 4, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has announced the return of its long-standing tradition and popular Halloween fundraiser, Boorito. This Halloween, Wednesday, October 31, Chipotle will treat customers dressed in costume to a burrito, bowl, salad, or order of tacos for only $2 ... 
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09/17/12Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2012 Results on October 18, 2012
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 17, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss third quarter 2012 financial results on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 4:30 PM eastern time. A press release with third quarter 2012 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM eastern time that same day. ... 
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07/30/12Chipotle to Serve More Than 10 Million Pounds of Locally Grown Produce This Year
Commitment to Sustainably Raised Ingredients Results in Better Tasting Food DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 30, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) said it plans to serve more than 10 million pounds of locally grown produce for the second year in a row, up from 5 million pounds just two years ago. Chipotle has steadily increased its locally sourced produce supply since beginning the program in 2008, with the commitment to serve grea... 
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07/19/12Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 19, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2012. Highlights for the second quarter of 2012 as compared to the second quarter of 2011 include: Revenue increased 20.9% to $690.9 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 8.0% Restaurant level operating margin was 29.2%, an ... 
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06/18/12Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2012 Results on July 19, 2012
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 18, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss second quarter 2012 financial results on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 4:30 PM eastern time. A press release with second quarter 2012 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM eastern time that same day. ... 
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06/11/12Chipotle Mexican Grill to Host ‘Cultivate’ Festivals in Denver and Chicago
Events Bring Together Celebrity Chefs, Musicians, Food Artisans for Free, One-Day Festival DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 11, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has announced the two locations for its Cultivate Food, Ideas & Music Festivals for 2012. Denver, the burrito chain’s birthplace, will join Chicago this year in hosting a Cultivate festival curated by Chipotle. Cultivate Chicago will be held on Saturday, September 15 ... 
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05/07/12Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at Three Investor Conferences:
Morgan Stanley 2012 Retail & Restaurant Conference Goldman Sachs 2012 Lodging, Gaming, Restaurant and Leisure Conference William Blair 2012 Growth Stock Conference DENVER, May 07, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at three upcoming investor conferences. On Wednesday, May 23, 2012, the Company will present at the 2012 Morgan Stanley Retail & Restaurant ... 
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04/19/12Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2012 Results
DENVER, Apr 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2012. Highlights for the first quarter of 2012 as compared to the first quarter of 2011 include: Revenue increased 25.8% to $640.6 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 12.7% Restaurant level operating margin was 27.4%, an increase of 220 basis ... 
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04/16/12Chipotle Mexican Grill Responds to FDA's Voluntary Plan to Reduce Antibiotic Use in Farm Animals
"There are gaps in the program, particularly that it continues to allow antibiotic use for prevention of disease." DENVER, Apr 16, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) applauds the Food and Drug Administration's attention to the overuse of antibiotics in livestock farming, but urges the agency and the industrial animal agriculture sector to do more. While Chipotle sees FDA's voluntary plan as a good first step, the company b... 
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04/13/12Chipotle and Creative Artists Agency Win 2012 GRANDY Award
Animated Short Film Takes Top Honor at This Year's International ANDY Awards DENVER, Apr 13, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) and CAA Marketing, a division of Creative Artists Agency (CAA), have been awarded the 2012 GRANDY Award for the animated short film "Back to the Start" at the annual International ANDY Awards. In addition to the prestige of being named the best piece of creative work this year, the GRANDY Award co... 
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03/26/12Chipotle Will Plant a Free Burrito in Your Lunch Bag to Celebrate Earth Day
Restaurant to offer free food on Earth Day with online purchase of a Chipotle lunch bag made from “upcycled” billboards DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 26, 2012-- This Earth Day, April 22, Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) will reward eco-friendly customers with a free burrito, bowl, salad or order of tacos if they purchase a Chipotle-branded repurposed billboard bag from Chipotle’s online store, store.chipotle.com, between now and Apr... 
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03/19/12Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2012 Results on April 19, 2012
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 19, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss first quarter 2012 financial results on Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 4:30 PM Eastern time. A press release with first quarter 2012 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM Eastern time that same day. ... 
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02/14/12Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Consumer Conference
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 14, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at an investor conference. On Wednesday, March 7, 2012, the Company will present at the 2012 BAML Consumer Conference at The Palace Hotel in New York City, New York. The presentation will begin at 9:50 AM Eastern Time. The presentation will be webcast live from the Company's Web site, chipotle.com, und... 
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02/10/12Chipotle to Air "Back to the Start" During GRAMMY Awards
Two-Minute Animated Short Film Illustrates Farmer's Journey Away from Sustainability and Back Again Online Hit is Company's First National TV Spot DENVER, Feb 10, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill's (NYSE: CMG) animated short film "Back to the Start" will air in full as a commercial during the GRAMMY Awards Sunday, February 12, 2012 on CBS. This is the first time Chipotle will run a national television adve... 
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02/01/12Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 1, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011. Highlights for the fourth quarter of 2011 as compared to the fourth quarter of 2010 include: Revenue increased 23.7% to $596.7 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 11.1% Restaurant level operating mar... 
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01/05/12Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results on February 1, 2012
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 5, 2012-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss fourth quarter and full year 2011 financial results on Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at 4:30 PM eastern time. A press release with fourth quarter and full year 2011 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM eastern... 
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12/12/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the 2012 ICR XChange Conference
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 12, 2011-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at an investor conference. On Wednesday, January 11, 2012, the Company will present at the 14th Annual ICR XChange Conference at The Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida. The presentation will begin at 10:15 AM Eastern Time. The presentation will be webcast live from the Company's website, chipo... 
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10/20/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2011 Results
DENVER, Oct 20, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2011. Highlights for the third quarter of 2011 as compared to the third quarter of 2010 include: Revenue increased 24.1% to $591.9 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 11.3% Restaurant level operating margin was 26.7%, a decrease of 100 basis points Food costs were 33.1% of sales, an increase of 250 basis points driven b... 
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10/12/11Chipotle Cultivate Foundation Releases Short Film to Promote Halloween Fundraiser
Yeah Yeah Yeahs lead singer Karen O covers Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings Classic "Mama, Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys" for Film Soundtrack DENVER, Oct 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Chipotle Cultivate Foundation, in cooperation with Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG), has produced a short film to help promote a fundraiser to be held this Halloween at all Chipotle restaurants to benefit the Foundation and Farm Aid. The film, entitled "Abandoned," is designed to raise awareness ... 
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09/07/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2011 Results on October 20, 2011
DENVER, Sep 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss third quarter 2011 financial results on Thursday, October, 20, 2011 at 4:30 PM Eastern time. A press release with third quarter 2011 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM Eastern time that same day. The confere... 
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08/30/11Chipotle Animated Short Film Shows Path to More Sustainable Farming
Soundtrack Cover of Coldplay's "The Scientist" Sung by Willie Nelson Available on iTunes; Proceeds to Benefit the Chipotle Cultivate Foundation DENVER, Aug 30, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has produced a new stop-motion animated short film called "Back to the Start" that depicts a farmer's journey to sustainable farming. The film -- a first for Chipotle -- was directed by London-based Johnny Kelly and features a cover of the Coldplay song "The Scientist," sung by... 
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08/25/11Chipotle Mexican Grill Creates 'Chipotle Cultivate Foundation'
Foundation to Support Those Working to Make a Better Future DENVER, Aug 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced that it has created the "Chipotle Cultivate Foundation," a new foundation aimed at supporting people, organizations and institutions that are committed to making a better, more sustainable future. "For more than a decade, we have been working to improve the nation's food supply by finding more sustainable sources for all of the ingredients we... 
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08/15/11Chipotle Presents 'Cultivate Chicago,' a Celebration of Food and Music
All-Day Festival Links Celebrity Chefs with Great Ingredients & Music in a Culinary Celebration Event Showcases Chipotle's Commitment to Food That is Raised Right DENVER, Aug 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) will host its first-ever festival celebrating food, music and ideas on October 1, 2011 in Chicago's Lincoln Park. "Cultivate Chicago," a one-day festival, will occur from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and feature a unique combination of live music, art and food made wit... 
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07/19/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2011 Results
DENVER, Jul 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2011. Highlights for the second quarter of 2011 as compared to the second quarter of 2010 include: Revenue increased 22.4% to $571.6 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 10.0% Restaurant level operating margin was 25.8%, a decrease of 110 basis points Net income was $50.7 million, an increase of 9.0% Diluted earnings per s... 
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06/30/11Chipotle Rewards Gold With Green
Winner of Chipotle's "Wrap What You Love" Contest Takes Home $10K for Newborn Swaddled in Gold Foil Contest "love" triggers more than $96,000 in donations to FamilyFarmed.org DENVER, Jun 30, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- A four day-old baby, appropriately dubbed "Our Four Day Old Burrito," was chosen as the winner of Chipotle Mexican Grill's (NYSE: CMG) "Wrap What You Love" contest. The contest challenged the creativity of Chipotle's customers who submitted photos of their favorite things wrapped... 
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06/22/11Chipotle to Increase Local Produce Use
Chipotle Committed to Serve More Than 10 Million Pounds of Local Produce in Its Restaurants DENVER, Jun 22, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) announced that it expects to use more than 10 million pounds of produce from local farms this year, up from its 2010 goal of about 5 million pounds. Chipotle's local produce will be grown on farms within 350 miles of the restaurants where it will be served. The company began serving locally grown produce in its restaurants in ... 
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06/13/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Results on July 19, 2011
DENVER, Jun 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss second quarter 2011 financial results on Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 4:30 PM Eastern time. A press release with second quarter 2011 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM Eastern time that same day. The conference call can be accessed live over the pho... 
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05/03/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the Baird 2011 Growth Stock Conference
DENVER, May 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at an investor conference. On Wednesday, May 11, 2011, the Company will present at the Baird Growth Stock Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago. The presentation will begin at 12:45 p.m. Eastern Time. The presentation will be webcast live from the Company's website, chipotle.com, under the investors section. An archived webcast will be available after the c... 
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04/20/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
DENVER, Apr 20, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2011. Highlights for the first quarter of 2011 as compared to the first quarter of 2010 include: Revenue increased 24.3% to $509.4 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 12.4% Restaurant level operating margin was 25.2%, a decrease of 90 basis points Net income was $46.4 million, an increase of 22.6% Diluted earnings per sha... 
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04/14/11Chipotle Names 200th Restaurateur
Elite Managers at the Core of a Culture that is Developing Leaders to Ensure Chipotle's Future Success DENVER, Apr 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill's (NYSE: CMG) 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 who know how to create fantastic restaurant experiences by building a cul... 
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04/12/11Chipotle Unveils Details about New Asian Restaurant Concept
ShopHouse Slated to Open Summer 2011 in Washington, D.C. DENVER, Apr 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has unveiled additional details for its new restaurant concept slated to open this summer. The concept, ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen, is inspired by the traditional shophouses found throughout Thailand, Malaysia, and Vietnam. Shophouses are classical two or three-story buildings where families live upstairs and run restaurants or fresh markets on the ground ... 
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04/06/11Chipotle's Challenge: Wrap What You Love
Wrap Your Favorite Things in Foil and You Could Win $10,000 or a 24-Karat Gold Chipotle Coin "Love" for Photos will Release up to $150,000 for FamilyFarmed.org   DENVER, April 7, 2011 – For the last five weeks, Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has wrapped its signature burritos in gold foil to call attention to the premium quality ingredients it uses to make all of its food. Now, the company is calling on customers to wrap what they love in gold or silver foil, photograph and upload ... 
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03/21/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2011 Results on April 20, 2011
DENVER, Mar 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss first quarter 2011 financial results on Wednesday, April, 20, 2011 at 4:30 PM eastern time. A press release with first quarter 2011 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM eastern time that same day. The conferen... 
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03/01/11Chipotle Launches Limited Time "Unlimited Time Only" Marketing Program
35 Million Gold-Wrapped Burritos Highlight Same High Quality Ingredients That Have Always Been There and Always Will Be DENVER, Mar 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today began celebrating the 18th anniversary of its focus on using high quality ingredients by wrapping its burritos in gold. Beginning today, and continuing for four months, Chipotle will switch from its iconic silver foil to gold foil for its burritos. The company estimates that it will wrap as man... 
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02/22/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the Raymond James 32nd Annual Institutional Investors Conference
DENVER, Feb 22, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at an investor conference. On Tuesday, March 8, 2011, the Company will present at the Raymond James 32nd Annual Institutional Investors Conference at the JW Marriott Orlando, Grande Lakes. The presentation will begin at 8:05 am eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live from the Company's web site, chipotle.com, und... 
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02/10/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results
DENVER, Feb 10, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2010. Highlights for the fourth quarter of 2010 as compared to the fourth quarter of 2009 include: Revenue increased 24.5% to $482.5 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 12.6% Restaurant level operating margin was 25.9%, an increase of 140 basis points Net income was $46.4 million, an increase of 47.0% Di... 
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01/13/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2010 Results on February 10, 2011
DENVER, Jan 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss fourth-quarter and full-year 2010 financial results on Thursday, February, 10 2011 at 4:30 PM eastern time. A press release with fourth-quarter and full-year 2010 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM eastern time that same day. The conference call ... 
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01/03/11Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the 2011 Cowen and Company and ICR XChange Conferences
DENVER, Jan 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at two investor conferences. On Tuesday, January 11, 2011, the Company will present at the 9th Annual Cowen and Company Consumer Conference at The Westin New York at Times Square. The presentation will begin at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time. On Wednesday, January 12, 2011, the Company will present at the 13th Annual ICR XChange Conference... 
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11/03/10Chipotle, Ells Explore Asian Restaurant Concept
Ells: "What Makes Chipotle Special is Our Focus on Great Food and Our Special People Culture. Now We're Going to See How Different Cuisines Fit into This Model." DENVER, Nov 03, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --A small team from Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) led by founder, chairman and co-CEO Steve Ells is working on an Asian restaurant concept that follows the Chipotle model. The company plans to open one Asian inspired restaurant in 2011. "Sinc... 
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11/03/10Chipotle Signs on for Facebook(R) Deals Launch
Check in at Any U.S. Chipotle for a Buy-One-Get-One Deal DENVER, Nov 03, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced that it will participate in the launch of Facebook Deals, which enables people to easily find and redeem deals at nearby businesses when they check in using Facebook Places. Chipotle will offer a special promotion for people who check in at any Chipotle location using Facebook Places on their smartpho... 
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10/21/10Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2010 Results
DENVER, Oct 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2010. Highlights for the third quarter of 2010 as compared to the third quarter of 2009 include: Revenue increased 23.0% to $476.9 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 11.4% Restaurant level operating margin was 27.7%, an increase of 220 basis points Net income was $48.2 million, an increase of 39.9% Diluted earning... 
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10/06/10Chipotle and Jamie Oliver Expose the Horrors of Processed Food This Halloween
$1 Million Fundraiser Encourages People to Dress as Horrifying Processed Food Proceeds to benefit Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution DENVER, Oct 06, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) has partnered with Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution for a $1 million fundraiser designed to highlight the horrors of eating processed food. This Halloween, Sunday, October 31st, visit any Chipotle restaurant between 6 p.m. and closing time dressed a... 
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09/14/10Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2010 Results on October 21, 2010
DENVER, Sep 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss third quarter 2010 financial results on Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 4:30 PM eastern time. A press release with third quarter 2010 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM eastern time that same day. The conference call can be accessed live over the phon... 
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09/07/10Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Investment Conference
DENVER, Sep 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the company will present at an investor conference. On Tuesday, September 14, 2010, the Company will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Investment Conference at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in San Francisco, CA. The presentation will begin at 2:00pm eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live from the Company's website chipotle.com under the investor relations section. Archived w... 
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07/22/10Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2010 Results
DENVER, Jul 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2010. Highlights for the second quarter of 2010 as compared to the second quarter of 2009 include: Revenue increased 20.1% to $466.8 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 8.7% Restaurant level operating margin was 26.9%, an increase of 90 basis points Net income was $46.5 million, an increase of 31.3% Diluted earnings pe... 
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07/19/10Chipotle's Invitation: Send Us Even More Junk
Successful Web-based Fundraiser Increases Donation Amount to $100,000 Continues to Turn 1 Million Junk E-mails into Healthy and Nutritious Meals for Schools Nationwide DENVER, Jul 19, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants, announced today that it will double its donation to The Lunch Box if its new goal of 1 million junk e-mails is reached by August. Chipotle's "No Junk" campaign, which encourages Americans to forward the... 
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07/07/10Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2010 Results on July 22, 2010
DENVER, Jul 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss second quarter 2010 financial results on Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time. A press release with second quarter 2010 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 p.m. Eastern time that same day. The conference call can be accessed live over th... 
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07/07/10Chipotle Aligns Marketing Focus around "Food with Integrity"
New Campaign Integrates Advertising, Packaging, Website to Educate Customers about Core Vision DENVER, Jul 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants, has introduced new marketing programs including advertising, a revamped website, and new packaging aimed at better communicating its commitment to Food with Integrity, and elevating the profile of the obsessive chef at its helm. The integrated campaign materials are now in Chipot... 
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06/24/10Chipotle's Invitation: Send Us Your Junk
Web-based Fundraiser Turns Junk E-mail into Healthy and Nutritious Meals for Schools Nationwide Campaign Seeks 500,000 Junk Emails to Be Forwarded by August DENVER, Jun 24, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants, wants all of the e-mail you don't want. Through its "No Junk" campaign, the company is encouraging Americans to forward their junk e-mails to nojunk@chipotlejunk.com where each forwarded piece of e-mail will help provide ... 
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06/23/10Chipotle Reaches 1,000 Restaurant Milestone
Chain Provides "a Chance to Witness - and Taste - a Shift in American Fast Food" DENVER, Jun 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants, opened its 1,000th restaurant today. The 1,000th restaurant, located in Flower Mound, Tex., is a milestone that, according to Chipotle founder, chairman and co-CEO Steve Ells, was never supposed to happen. Ells' original plan for Chipotle called for only one restaurant. Ells, a classically traine... 
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06/07/10Chipotle Adds to Naturally Raised Beef Supply
100% of Barbacoa, 85% of All Beef Now Naturally Raised Burrito Chain Continues Serves More Naturally Raised Meat than Any Other National Restaurant Company DENVER, Jun 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants, announced today that all of the beef it uses in its barbacoa, a spicy shredded beef, is now naturally raised, bringing its total of naturally raised beef to nearly 23 million pounds, including both steak and barbacoa. The ... 
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06/02/10Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the William Blair 30th Annual Growth Stock Conference
DENVER, Jun 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the company will present at an investor conference. On Tuesday, June 15, 2010, the Company will present at the William Blair 30th Annual Growth Stock Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, Illinois. The presentation will begin at 11:50 a.m. Eastern time. The presentation will be webcast live from the Company's website chipotle.com under the ... 
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05/18/10Chipotle Remains Largest Restaurant Buyer of Locally Grown Produce
Burrito Chain Increases Commitment to Serving Produce from Local Farms DENVER, May 18, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced that it is expanding even further its locally grown produce program. The company began serving produce from local farms in all of its restaurants two years ago, and remains the only national restaurant chain with a significant commitment to serving locally grown produce. Chipotle's use of locally grown produce and other premium qualit... 
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05/10/10Chipotle Opens First London Restaurant
Burrito Chain Brings its Commitment to "Food with Integrity" to Europe; Explores Opportunities for Expansion in Paris, Germany DENVER, May 10, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today opened its first European restaurant in London located at 114-116 Charing Cross Road. The company, which operates nearly 1,000 restaurants in the United States, is also looking for additional sites in London and exploring other European markets including Paris and select cities in German... 
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04/21/10Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2010 Results
DENVER, Apr 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2010. Highlights for the first quarter of 2010 as compared to the first quarter of 2009 include: Revenue increased 15.6% to $409.7 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 4.3% Restaurant level operating margin was 26.1%, an increase of 260 basis points Net income was $37.8 million, an increase of 49.1% Diluted earnings per sha... 
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03/31/10Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2010 Results on April 21, 2010
DENVER, Mar 31, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss first quarter 2010 financial results on Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 4:30 PM eastern time. A press release with first quarter 2010 financial results will be issued at approximately 4:00 PM eastern time that same day. The conference call can be accessed live over the phone ... 
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03/02/10Chipotle's Ells Presents at Senate Briefing in Support of PAMTA
Ells: "Everyone Should Have the Right to Better Food"WASHINGTON, Mar 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- In a presentation made at a Senate briefing in support of the Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act (PAMTA), Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) founder, chairman and co-CEO Steve Ells argued that restaurant companies can be successful while eschewing harsh agricultural practices, including the sub-therapeutic use of antibiotics in livestock farming. Ells presentation drew on his own... 
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03/01/10Chipotle Supports Film about Kids and Food
"What's on Your Plate?" highlights where food comes from through the eyes of two inspiring kidsDENVER, Mar 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) is working with Aubin Pictures in screening the documentary film, "What's On Your Plate?" in collaboration with local schools and community organizations across the U.S. The film is a witty and provocative documentary about kids and food politics that addresses many of the same ideas behind Chipotle's "Food with Integrity" philo... 
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02/11/10Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Results
DENVER, Feb 11, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2009. Highlights for the fourth quarter of 2009 as compared to the fourth quarter of 2008 include: Revenue increased 12.2% to $387.5 million Comparable restaurant sales increased 2.0% Restaurant level operating margin was 24.5%, an increase of 340 basis points Net income was $31.6 million, an increase of 86% Dilut... 
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01/21/10Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2009 Results on February, 11 2010
DENVER, Jan 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss fourth quarter and full year 2009 financial results on Thursday, February 11, 2010 at 4:30 PM eastern time. Hosting the call will be Steve Ells, Founder, Chairman, and Co-CEO, Monty Moran, co-CEO, and Jack Hartung, CFO. A press release with fourth quarter and full year 2009... 
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01/04/10Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Present at the 2010 Cowen and Company and ICR XChange Conferences
DENVER, Jan 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) today announced that the Company will present at two investor conferences. On Tuesday, January 12, 2010, the Company will present at the 8th Annual Cowen and Company Consumer Conference at The Westin New York at Times Square. The presentation will begin at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time. On Wednesday, January 13, 2010, the Company will present at the 12th Annual ICR XChange Conference at The St. Regis Monarch Beach Reso... 
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12/21/09Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Shareholders Approve Conversion into Single Class of Common Stock
Trading in Single Class of Stock to Commence December 22, 2009DENVER, Dec 21, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG and CMG.B) announced that at a special meeting of shareholders held earlier today, the company's shareholders approved a proposal to convert all of the outstanding shares of the company's Class B common stock into shares of Class A common stock on a one-for-one basis, and to rename the Class A common stock as "common stock." The conversion proposal require... 
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11/17/09Chipotle Finalizes London Location
Restaurant Slated to Open in April 2010; Company Looks to Paris, Munich for Possible Expansion DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 17, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) (NYSE: CMG.B), the US-based chain of burrito restaurants known for serving “Food with Integrity,” has secured its first London location and is finalizing design and building plans. The restaurant, located at 114-116 Charing Cross Road, will be Chipotle’s... 
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11/09/09Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Share Repurchase Agreement
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 9, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG and CMG.B) announced today that it is entering into an agreement with a broker to effect repurchases of the company’s Class B common stock, or single class of common stock if a pending proposal to convert into a single class of common stock is approved by Chipotle’s shareholders. The repurchases, which have been approved by the company’s Board of Directo... 
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10/22/09Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2009 Results
Diluted EPS increased 83.1% to $1.08 26 new restaurants opened Comparable restaurant sales increased 2.7% DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 22, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG and CMG.B) today reported financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2009. Highlights for the third quarter of 2009 as compared to the third quarter of 2008 include: ... 
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10/21/09Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces Proposal to Convert Class B Stock into a Single Class of Common Stock
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 21, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG and CMG.B) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized and will recommend that shareholders approve a proposal to convert all outstanding shares of the company’s Class B common stock into shares of Class A common stock on a one-for-one basis, and rename the Class A common stock as “common stock.” The conversion proposal will require the affirmative vote of... 
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10/20/09Chipotle Plans Major Solar Power Initiative
Partners with Standard Renewable Energy to Generate 500 kW of Solar Power On-site at Chipotle Restaurants DENVER, October 20, 2009 – Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG and CMG.B) announced today it is partnering with Houston-based Standard Renewable Energy (SRE) to install solar panels on approximately 75 Chipotle restaurants over the next year. In all, Chipotle has committed to panels that will produce 500 kilowatts of electricity, making Chipotle the largest direct producer of solar energ... 
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10/02/09Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2009 Results on October 22, 2009
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 2, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG)(NYSE:CMG.B), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss third quarter 2009 financial results on Thursday, October 22, 2009 at 4:30 PM eastern time. Hosting the call will be Steve Ells, founder, chairman, co-CEO, Monty Moran, co-CEO, and Jack Hartung, CFO. A press release w... 
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09/14/09Chipotle Announces Winners of "My Chipotle" Ad Contest
First Place Worth $10,000, Spot on Chipotle Menu DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 14, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) (NYSE:CMG.B), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced the winners of its user-generated “My Chipotle” advertising contest. The contest asked fans to submit ads highlighting their favorite food combination from the Chipotle menu online at mychipotle.co... 
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09/09/09Chipotle Reaches Agreement with Florida Tomato Grower to Improve Wages for Farm Workers
Accord with East Coast Farms Opens Doors to Better Wages, Working Conditions DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 9, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) (NYSE: CMG.B), the chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, announced that it has reached an agreement with East Coast Farms, one of Florida’s largest tomato growers, under which workers who harvest tomatoes for Chipotle will receive an additional penny per po... 
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08/25/09Chipotle Ordering Application Now Available on the Apple App Store
Burritos On the Go: Locate, Order and Pay Using iPhone and iPod touch DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 25, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) (NYSE:CMG.B) today announced its new ordering application is available on the Apple App Store. The mobile ordering app gives iPhone and iPod touch users the ability to create their favorite Chipotle order, place it at the Chipotle location of their choice, and also pay for their food direct fr... 
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07/22/09Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
Diluted EPS increased 48.6% to $1.10 24 New Restaurants Opened Comparable Restaurant Sales increased 1.7% DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 22, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG and CMG.B) today reported financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2009. Highlights for the second quarter of 2009 as compared to the second quarter of 2008 include: Revenue increased 14.1% to $388.8 million ... 
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07/13/09Chipotle Joins Forces with Magnolia Pictures, Participant Media and River Road Entertainment to Promote "Food, Inc."
Filmmakers, Chipotle Look to Boost Awareness of Issues in American Agriculture DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 13, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG)(NYSE: CMG.B) is joining forces with Magnolia Pictures, Participant Media and River Road Entertainment to help promote their critically acclaimed documentary film “Food, Inc.” Through the partnership, Chipotle is sponsoring free screenings in 32 cities nationwide, will put promotional materials in all of... 
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07/13/09Chipotle's Ells Testifies Before House Committee in Support of "Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act"
Pursuit of Ingredients from More Sustainable Sources Has "Transformed the Way We Run Our Business" DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 13, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) (NYSE: CMG.B) Founder, Chairman and Co-CEO Steve Ells testified today before the House Rules Committee in support of H.R. 1549, the “Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act (PAMTA) of 2009.” In his testimony, Ells discussed Chipotle’s commitment to serving food from more... 
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07/09/09Chipotle Mexican Grill First Restaurant Ever to Receive Platinum Level LEED(R) Certification
Restaurant in Gurnee, Ill. Represents Pinnacle of Green Building Design DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 9, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG)(NYSE:CMG.B) announced today that it has been awarded Platinum level LEED® certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for its Gurnee, Ill. restaurant. The restaurant was built in 2008 under the LEED for Retail pilot program and is the first restaurant to receive Platinum level certification, the ... 
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07/06/09Chipotle Offers Prizes for Best Ad Submissions
Best User-Generated Ad Will Win $10,000, Possible Spot on Chipotle Menu DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 6, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) (NYSE:CMG.B), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, announced that it will pay one winner $10,000 for their ad submission and may put the winner’s favorite food combination on its menu as part of its “My Chipotle” advertising campaign. Chipotle launched the user-g... 
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06/25/09Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2009 Results on July 22, 2009
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2009-- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) (NYSE:CMG.B), the national chain of burrito restaurants known for serving Food With Integrity, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss second quarter 2009 financial results on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 at 5:00 PM eastern time. Hosting the call will be Steve Ells, founder, chairman, and co-CEO, Monty Moran, co-CEO, and Jack Hartung, CFO. A press rele... 
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