• We tried 2 hugely popular coastal salad chains that are being fueled by millions in VC money - and the winner is unmistakable

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Tender Greens, a hugely popular West Coast lunch spot known for its salads, has opened its first East Coast location in NYC.
    It could be a huge threat to Sweetgreen, another wildly popular salad chain with firm roots in eastern US cities.
    We compared the two, and Tender Greens' quality and preparation easily outshine the competition's.
    The upscale side of to-go, fast-casual salads is dominated by two giants: Sweetgreen and Tender Greens.
    Both chains began at within a year of each other - Sweetgreen in 2007, Tender Greens in 2006. And both chains have received funding from some big names...
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  • Build-your-own mini burger chain plans first Atlanta location

    Build-your-own mini burger chain plans first Atlanta location

    6 days ago - By Biz Journals

    A build-your-own mini burger chain is planning its first Atlanta location.
    Burgerim is set to open on the ground-floor of Midtown's Metropolis condo building, according to an announcement. It would come to a space next to Taco Mac and along Peachtree Place.
    The Los Angeles-based chain says its burgers are “sensible-sized” and come in packages of one, two, three or sixteen.
    There are eleven patty options, including chorizo, Wagyu beef, salmon, veggie, lamb and turkey. Toppings range from...
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