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  1. reversals
    Trader Joe’s Won’t Actually Change Its ‘Racist’ Product NamesThe grocer released a new statement contradicting its first response to an online petition criticizing branding like Trader Ming’s.
  2. becoming a regular
    Would You Subscribe to a Restaurant?A bold proposal to rethink the way we pay for food — and it comes from Panera?
  3. encounters
    Living Through a Pandemic on an All-McNugget Diet“When restaurants are gone, you notice.”
  4. chains
    No, Shake Shack Did Not Intentionally Poison Police OfficersAn investigation was launched after NYPD officers fell sick.
  5. food politics
    Fast-Food Companies Still Don’t CareEmpty messages don’t change a rotten system.
  6. coronavirus
    Eataly Received PPP Loans Designed for Small BusinessesThe international grocer employs thousands of workers around the globe.
  7. coronavirus
    Americans Finally Care About Ruth’s Chris SteakhouseThe boring chain with the stupid name secured $20 million that should instead go to small businesses.
  8. shake shack
    Shake Shack ‘Immediately’ Returning Its $10 Million Government LoanThe burger chain got the money through a stimulus law for small businesses.
  9. shutdown diaries
    I Deliver Pizza for Domino’s and I Do Not Feel Safe. Here’s Why.“Every shift that I work is hazardous.”
  10. odes
    This Bagel Is Actually a Perfect DessertSomehow, this is a food item that is still recognizably a bagel, but it has liberated itself from its inherent bagelness to become something else.
  11. chains
    Papa John Says He Didn’t Actually Eat All Those PizzasThe greasy-pizza mogul walks back his incredible claim.
  12. chains
    Krispy Kreme Will Glaze New York City With 6 New StoresThe doughnut chain is staging a massive comeback for 2020.
  13. controversies
    Here Are 13,253 More Reasons to Avoid ChipotleThe state of Massachusetts just hit the restaurant chain with a $1.3 million fine for child-labor violations.
  14. lawsuits
    San Antonio Has Spent $315,000 to Keep Chick-fil-A OutThe Texas city is embroiled in two lawsuits and a government investigation since barring the chicken-sandwich chain from the local airport.
  15. innovation
    Chipotle, Willing to Try Anything These Days, Is Testing Takeout WindowsThe future is now.
  16. chains
    IHOP Wants to Open the Shake Shack of PancakesThe breakfast chain thinks its food can be even faster and cheaper.
  17. chains
    Entire Internet Gathers to Roast Papa John“Papa John casually animorphing into a garlic knot.”
  18. odes
    Hershey’s Pie Is the Best PieSome desserts demand to be eaten in the car.
  19. crime scenes
    Man Reportedly Stabbed to Death After Popeyes Chicken Sandwich ArgumentPolice say the victim and assailant fought while waiting in line.
  20. closings
    The Times Square Sbarro Is ClosedNew York is over.
  21. recalls
    Taco Bell Recalls ‘Beef’ in 21 StatesTo the tune of 2.3 million pounds.
  22. come on
    America Continues Free Fall With KFC’s Doughnut Chicken SandwichesEh.
  23. chicken
    Popeyes Has Finally Run Out of Chicken SandwichesOur national nightmare is over (for now), and exhausted workers will get a much-needed reprieve from the chaos.
  24. true facts
    The Pumpkin Spice Cold Brew From Starbucks Is GoooooooodBack off, haters.
  25. chains
    The Threat of Violence Remains All Too Real for Fast-Food WorkersDo chains like McDonald’s and Burger King do enough to protect their employees?
  26. olive garden
    Olive Garden Confirms Downfall of America With ‘Lifetime Pasta Pass’“Olive Garden has always been known for Italian Generosity.”
  27. debit or credit
    Cash-Free Cafés and Restaurants Are Starting to Get the HintThe salad chain Sweetgreen announced it will accept cash at all locations by the end of this year.
  28. safety
    Starbucks Is Adding Needle-Disposal Boxes to Its BathroomsThe chain plans to install them wherever it is deemed necessary.
  29. grocery wars
    Trader Joe’s Is Eliminating a Million Pounds of Plastic From Its StoresNo more single-use plastic bags.
  30. grocery wars
    Whole Foods Will Kill Its ‘365’ Stores Once and For AllThe grocery chain will convert all of its budget-minded locations into “regular” Whole Foods branches.
  31. food fight
    Entire City of Philadelphia Turns on StarbucksCould this be the start of a movement?
  32. The Chain Gang
    Papa John’s Is Spending $100 Million a Year to Make Less-Awful PizzaThe company is shifting toward “better ingredients.”
  33. Bankruptcy
    Sandwich Import 100 Montaditos Is Actually BankruptThe chain has canceled plans to open 29 more locations in New York.
  34. Coming Soon
    Churrascaria Chain Fogo de Chão Opening in MidtownThere’s a salad bar, too.
  35. Curiosities
    F. Scott Fitzgerald: Tender Is the Turkey Bound With Dental FlossThe tortured author sought solace with watch-stuffed turkeys.
  36. Chains
    Planet Hollywood Is Leaving Earth, or at Least a Large Chunk of Times SquareBut before you get too excited …
  37. Neighborhood Watch
    Breabar on Third Street ‘Temporarily’ Closed; Villetta Chef ShufflesPlans for new Echo Park restaurant from the owners of Cookbook.
  38. Coming Soon
    Indian Food For the MassesA new fast-casual Indian chain will launch first location in Orange County.