Chipotle Is Raising Menu Prices...


Chipotle Raises Prices 4% To Cover Wage Increases

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Chipotle has just announced they are increasing menu prices by 4%, and they are blaming it on labor costs... 

Back in May, they announced they would bump pay from $11 an hour to $18. 

In a statement, one of their chief executives said, "We really prefer not to raise prices. But it made sense in this scenario to invest in our employees and get these restaurants staffed and make sure we had the pipeline of people to support our growth."

So don't be surprised if next time you go to chipotle your burrito or your bowl is a little more expensive even with out the extra guac....