And the Reopens Begin

Boloco re-opens on May 4, 2020 in Hanover, NH (yes, at Dartmouth College!) as well as Berklee College of Music and Boston Children’s Hospital in Boston. Safety measures are top priority. We’ll be doing a lot of delivery. PPP Funds are helping us pay our team members even if they can’t work – all others not working are receiving the enhanced Read more about And the Reopens Begin[…]

Our 1997 Frequent Wrapper Card is Back!

Buy 7 Burritos or Bowls, and your 8th is FREE! Boloco turned 21 this week, and in addition to our throwback 1997 prices and amazing 1997 tunes playing every day in the restaurants, we’re also bringing back our original 1997 Frequent Wrapper Card! Way back in ’97, when we were still called Under Wraps (and Read more about Our 1997 Frequent Wrapper Card is Back![…]

Nutella Riots Hit France After Stores Slash Prices

‘This Is Not Normal’: Nutella Riots Hit France After Stores Slash Prices We saw this story about nutella riots in France and we want to make sure that this doesn’t happen here, so please don’t tell anybody about this. If you mention this email at any boloco location today or tomorrow, 1/27/18 or 1/28/18 70% off Read more about Nutella Riots Hit France After Stores Slash Prices[…]

Boston Business Journal: “Bringing their B game: Some Mass. companies aren’t focused on profit alone”

In February 2016, Boloco became a certified B-Corp as well as a Delaware Benefit Corporation, joining an inspiring group of companies (Patagonia, King Arthur Flour, Warby Parker, etc.). Our challenge, of course, has been to make sure that in our long-time aspirations to “use business as a force for good” we didn’t let the company Read more about Boston Business Journal: “Bringing their B game: Some Mass. companies aren’t focused on profit alone”[…]

So long Boloco Harvard Square – Hello Zambrero!

Dear Boloco Friends of Harvard Square With a heavy heart, and as many of you already know, Friday (7/28/17) was Boloco’s last day operating in Harvard Square. Our run lasted 19 years and 6 months… most of that time being very, very good for which we are forever grateful to literally tens of thousands of Read more about So long Boloco Harvard Square – Hello Zambrero![…]

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The Secret is Out… The Flaming Caesar is back!

What a horrible image for such an incredible invention. We can do better and we will. But in the meantime, get over to Boloco today and ask for The Flaming Caesar Today through Sunday (6/18) it’s 20% OFF too.  Just make sure you are talking to a human eyeball-to-eyeball when you order… unfortunately no online Read more about The Secret is Out… The Flaming Caesar is back![…]

Anatomy of a Turnaround (Part I)

For those interested in the anatomy of turnarounds, I occasionally run into documents and emails that I wrote during our most challenging years. Here’s one where I essentially “called the ball”… we were moving into crisis. Of course, sales were still growing, profits at the restaurants were strong, but our day-to-day activities and over-the-horizon plans Read more about Anatomy of a Turnaround (Part I)[…]