Burgerville has partnered with FlyBuy Pickup, an app that allows customers to let their preferred restaurant know that they are on their way, essentially eliminating the need to sit idle in any drive-thru.
As Portland woke up to another sepia-toned sky this morning, several local restaurants have closed today due to air quality that has transitioned from “really, really bad” to borderline dangerous—including almost the entire Burgerville franchise.
Burgerville is reversing its policy against allowing staff to wear apparel expressing support for the Black Lives Matter movement—with a caveat.
Burgerville, the Vancouver, Wash.-based fast food chain with locations throughout Oregon and Washington, announced today that it will be laying off 612 employees.
Burgerville has announced it will be temporarily suspending dine-in service at all 41 locations, though its drive-thrus will remain open. Food will also be available for delivery through DoorDash.
A labor dispute at popular Portland breakfast chain Pine State Biscuits has made its way to City Hall.
As tensions over restaurant unions play out prominently across Portland—with a recent strike at Burgerville and rejected union at Little Big Burger—workers at Scottie’s Pizza Parlor quietly unionized last month.
In other news: Strike looms again at Burgerville.