Sweetgreen Is Going Fully Cashless in 2017

December 27, 2016

What’s in your wallet? In 2017, Sweetgreen will go fully cashless in all 64 of its stores after successfully testing the concept for about a year, cofounders Jonathan Neman and Nicolas Jammet tell Fast Company. Next year, the fast-casual restaurant chain plans on opening another 30 storefronts in the eight markets where it currently does business. Already in New York, signs are popping up in some Sweetgreen shops alerting customers.

Sitting at a couple of wooden tabletops at the Sweetgreen north of Madison Square Park in New York City in early December, Neman and Jammet laid out their rationale