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Who makes the best pizza: Blaze Pizza, MOD Pizza, or Pieology?

We tried pizza from some of the hottest fast-casual chains — and the winner was clear

Fast-casual pizza is one of the fastest-growing categories of food. We tried pizza from three top chains: Blaze Pizza, MOD Pizza, and Pieology.
"We are a team and we support each other like family," one employee told Business Insider.

Panera Bread employees share the 7 best and worst things about the job

Panera Bread employees spoke to Business Insider about what it's like to work at the national restaurant chain.
Drive-thru sales are crucial for chains.

Chains like Chipotle, Starbucks, and Cava are revolutionizing the drive-thru to compete with fast-food giants

Fast-casual chains including Chipotle and Cava are testing digital drive-thru lanes to better compete with fast-food chains.
Panera's Double Bread Bowl is hitting menus on Valentine's Day.

Panera is rolling out the two-bowl version of its famous bread bowl across America

Panera's Double Bread Bowl hits menus on Valentine's Day and will be available until the end of February.
Sweetgreen raised $200 million in a recent round of funding.

Sweetgreen has a plan to tackle one of the most concerning problems impacting the food industry right now

Sweetgreen is investing in blockchain to track and trace the origins of the produce it buys.
Sweetgreen's chicken chimichurri.

Sweetgreen is testing dinner plates as it works to go beyond salads

Sweetgreen is testing heartier dishes to appeal to people who don't eat salads and bring in customers during dinnertime hours.
Sweetgreen is known for drawing long lines.

Sweetgreen is now valued at more than $1 billion

Sweetgreen has grown rapidly since it launched in 2007. Now, after raising an additional $200 million, it is being valued at over $1 billion.
I ordered the chef's seasonal plate with a salmon fillet.

I tried the ‘healthy’ fast-casual chain that Californians love, but I was disappointed

Lemonade offers seasonal Southern California comfort food including lean proteins, leafy salads, and entreés like poke made from seasonal produce. Here's what it's like to eat there.
Chipotle is bringing chorizo back for a limited time.

Chipotle is bringing back a menu item it killed just a year ago, and it shows the chain’s massive evolution

Chipotle is bringing back one of its main meat offerings after removing it from the menu last fall. The limited-time offer shows how Chipotle's approach to its menu has changed with new CEO Brian Niccol at the helm.

Middle Eastern cuisine is poised to take over America, and it reveals a huge change in how people like to eat

Mediterranean and Middle Eastern foods are taking over the US. Fast-casual restaurants serving falafel, hummus, pita, and all sorts of fresh veggies are opening every day.