Indie studio Henchman & Goon grabs $400,000 investment from Altered Ventures
Indie developer Henchman & Goon announced earlier today that venture capital firm Altered Ventures has invested over $400,000 in its studio. The Norway-based team is developing the co-op puzzle game Pode, which still doesn’t have a release date yet but has won awards for its adorable artwork and polished aesthetic. Though still in development, Pode […]
Late last month, hundreds of people in Ohio got sick and they had one thing in common: Chipotle. Between July 26 and July 30, over 600 people experienced stomach discomfort after eating at one Chipotle location in the midwestern state. The embattled fast-casual chain was hit with a lawsuit over the incident
Now, health officials have figured out what caused the illnesses: the bacterium Clostridium perfrigens. According to CNBC, this disease is caused by food being left out “at unsafe temperatures.” Though the CDC has deduced the cause, it’s still unclear which food specifically was the source of the outbreak.
This development will likely further tarnish the already-sullied brand. The restaurant chain has been trying to stage a comeback after other reports of food-related illnesses. CEO Brian Niccol is now reportedly planning to retrain employees on best food-handling practices.
We’ll see if this latest issue will further hurt the restaurant’s sales.