10 Tasty Facts About Chipotle All Burrito Lovers Should Know

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To some, Chipotle is simply a fast-food chain selling extra-large burritos and salad bowls to the hungry masses. Chipotle has definitely been successful in selling those burritos and salad bowls as the company’s same-restaurant sales have surged for three straight quarters, reaching an unthinkable 17.1% increase in the second-quarter. The company's sales increases are the envy of rivals McDonald's, Burger King, and even Starbucks. The success of the company looks set to continue as it opens close to 200 new locations in the United States in 2014, as well as develops its new concepts called ShopHouse and Pizzeria Locale. However, there is much more to Chipotle than meets the eye. Brian Sozzi shares ten facts about the company that one should share while scoffing down a Chipotle burrito with a side of guacamole.