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Floors, 7 Holyoke

30 September, 2010: We’re working on the floors now at the new restaurant. We made the decision to re-use the existing floor which we’re really excited about. For one, it saves us a bunch of money that we can re-allocate to do other great stuff. Second, it uses less material, which is great from an environmental perspective. Finally, we couldn’t… Read More

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Pipes insulated at 7 Holyoke

27 September, 2010: The pipes have been re-located and insulated at 7 Holyoke. These were those hot water/ cold water/ glycol pipes that ran right smack through the middle of the space. We’ve been waiting for this for a long time and are excited to see it in place. Can’t say we were thrilled these are in the space in… Read More

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Restaurant seating

30 July, 2010: You’re looking at a prototype of our stools for the restaurant. Ignore the blue, that’s just tape. We’re really excited about these. There simple, shockingly strong and durable, and not going to cost much. Read on to learn more about the development Can’t remember how we decided to do the stools custom. I think it was an… Read More

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Origins of a brand

29 September, 2008: This was McDonald’s logo, until 1962. Isn’t that amazing. I’ve been having some great back-and-forths on the brand with Brian and Erik. Both have 2 clear messages: (a) Nix the flask (b) Make both logos (truck and restaurant) the same I’m thinking hard about these points, trying to decide what might be the best path forward. For… Read More