Shake Shack Eyes Mall of America; KFC’s Colonel Gets a Thanksgiving Float

November 20, 2015

And, a New York steakhouse is serving a $45,000 Thanksgiving dinner.

— Shake Shack’s quest to take over the burger world continues, and the Upper Midwest is Danny Meyer’s next target. The Shack will open its first Minnesota outpost inside the Mall of America in Minneapolis, with a targeted launch in summer 2016. Twin Cities locals seem to be excited about the idea of Shake Shack coming to town, but the location inside a mega-mall isn’t as thrilling.

— Remember the Coolest cooler, the Kickstarter bonanza that raised millions of dollars? Turns out, even eight figures wasn’t enough to keep the company afloat.…