His Revolution Growth fund will invest $22 million in the company, which three graduates of Georgetown University founded in 2007. With 22 locations in D.C., Maryland, Virginia, Boston and New York, Sweetgreen partners with local suppliers to bring customers fresh, organic produce. The menus reflect the seasons.
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Case says the food industry is "ripe" for change and he could see Sweetgreen being a global brand, much like Starbucks.