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Chipotle Will Briefly Close All Its Restaurants to Address Food Safety Issue

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They will be shut down for a company wide meeting about food safety

Chipotle, which pressured other fast food chains to be more health-conscious by serving fresher and less-processed food, has been slow to recover from a salmonella outbreak, an E. coli outbreak and a norovirus outbreak. Not only did the health issues drive away diners in droves—sales dropped 30 percent—it forced the restaurant to briefly shut down dozens of storefronts, sunk Chipotle’s stock, spurred a federal investigation and prompted a shareholder lawsuit.

 

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By Eliana DocktermanTime, SouthFloridaReporter.com, Jan. 15, 2016 

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