It's Thursday, December 3, which means Hanukkah is right around the corner and there's a mere three weeks left to finish your Christmas shopping. You likely blew all your money on Cyber Monday purchases for yourself, however, so instead let's focus on today's food and restaurant news: As Shake Shack continues to expand its Shack Sauce-slathered footprint across America, Chipotle may have to reneg on its "buy local" pledge and new vegan meal delivery empresario Mark Bittman is having ethical sourcing woes. Oh yeah, and bananas might go extinct thanks to a nasty fungus. Let's get to it:
Shake Shack Continues U.S. Expansion; Chipotle May No Longer Buy Local Produce
Five things you need to know today.