Reporting strong results for fiscal 2021, Chipotle Mexican Grill on Tuesday upped its target for unit growth, gunning for at least 7,000 units across North America, rather than the previous goal of 6,000.

The Newport Beach, Calif.-based chain reported comparable restaurant sales up 15.2% for the Dec. 31-ended fourth quarter, and up 19.3% for the full fiscal year.

Chipotle opened 78 new restaurants during the quarter and continued growing digital sales, which increased 3.8% during the quarter to account for 41.6% of sales. For the year, 215 new restaurants opened, and digital sales grew 24.7% to account for 45.6% of sales.


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