Panera Bread removed French Onion Soup from its menu a few months ago, and the social media reaction the chain saw was overwhelming—with guests sharing post after post lamenting the absence of this
Accessibility is the key to the fast-casual leader's rapid innovation.
Grain bowls represent a new food category for the fast casual.
Each year, the American Red Cross responds to more than 62,000 disasters across the country with a largely volunteer corps of people who always over-deliver for others in need.
Blaine Hurst is retiring from the position.
New menu items, coffee, and tech fuel a fresh strategy for the brand.
A personalized approach keeps people engaged, drives loyalty, and ultimately increases sales.
Panera has rolled out a special “You Mix 2” menu, including eight unique menu remixes crowdsourced directly from the 34 million MyPanera member base.
Panera Bread is officially launching Double Bread Bowls across the country.
Panera Bread announced that Karen Kelley and Anita Vanderveer have recently joined the company’s senior management team as SVP, Chief Restaurant Operations Officer, and SVP, Chief People Officer, r
The fast casual is also becoming the first chain in the nation to disclose whole grain content on its menu.
On Friday, October 5, 33 participating Panera bakery-cafes in the Orlando area will donate 100 percent of the proceeds from each Pink Ribbon Bagel sold to Orlando Health UF Health Cancer Center.
Covelli Family Limited Partnership, part of the largest franchisee of Panera, LLC, is partnering with Foundation for Foster Children to kick off their annual Flower Cookies for Foster Care campaign
The fast casual is now delivering in 43 states nationwide.
Four New Jersey counties are being investigated. No official link to Panera has been determined.
Up to 37 million customers might have been affected by breach, KrebsOnSecurity is reporting.
Covelli Family Limited Partnership (CFLP), part of the largest franchisee of Panera, LLC, announced they are celebrating 20 Years in Florida with the opening of their 80th bakery-café in the area.
Panera at Home's Refrigerated Soups grew sales 27 percent in 2017.
From kids menus to sodas to, most recently, eggs, Panera has never shied from a transparency battle. Now, the fast-casual stalwart is offering to help its competition as well.
While there have been no reported illnesses, Panera Bread is conducting a nationwide preemptive, voluntary recall of all 2 ounce and 8 ounce cream cheese products sold in its U.S.
The outspoken, political-minded leader of Panera doesn't plan to disappear.
Panera Bread is the buyer this time around, announcing Wednesday it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Au Bon Pain Holding Co., Inc.
Voice-activated ordering has become a trendy option in limited service lately. Brands like Wingstop, Domino’s, Pizza Hut, and others have jumped on board.
At least one fast casual brand is ready to take Panera Bread’s #KidsMenuChallenge.
Panera Bread wasn’t going to wait for legislation to catch up.
Panera Bread Company and JAB announced Tuesday the successful completion of the acquisition of Panera by an investment vehicle of JAB Consumer Fund and JAB Holding Company.
Pan American Group LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Flynn Restaurant Group LP, announced Wednesday that it has acquired 34 Panera Bread Bakery-Café locations in Kansas and Missouri from Wichita, K
During what the company referred to as a “special meeting” on Tuesday, Panera Bread’s stockholders overwhelmingly approved the brand’s previously announced merger agreement with JAB Holdings.
It has been two years since Panera Bread issued its last Responsibility Report chronicling the brand’s success. To say a lot has happened since would be a slight understatement.
Just in case Panera Bread needed any justification for its headfirst dive into digital, the fast casual can now point to one very convincing factor. Or a billion of them.