Panera Bread

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Panera Expanding Into Southern California With Two New Franchise Agreements

2002-10-09 The agreement will bring 30 bakery-cafes to southern California.

Panera Bread System-Wide Comparable Bakery-Cafe Sales Increased

2002-09-26 System-wide sales up 4.4% For the Four Weeks Ended September 7, 2002.

Panera Bread Reports Sales Increase

2002-08-29 For the four weeks ended August 10th, systemwide comparable sales increased 5.3 percent...

Panera Bread Second Quarter Earnings Per Share Increased 63 percent to $0.13

2002-08-22 System-wide sales and total revenues increased 45 percent and 43 percent, respectively, for the 12 weeks ended July 13, 2002. This marks the 26th consecutive quarter that Panera Bread (on a stand-alone basis) has reported positive comparable company bakery-cafe sales.

Panera Sees Encouraging Sales Increases

2002-08-01 In the four week period ended July 13th, the Panera Bread reported a 5.2 percent increase in comparable same-store sales, and a 6.2 percent increase in its second quarter...

Panera Bread Signs Agreement to Develop 17 Bakery-Cafes in California

2002-07-10 With the close of its second development deal in Southern California, Panera hopes to build and maintain a strong presence in the area.

Panera Bread Signs Agreement to Open Its First Bakery-Cafes in California

2002-05-31 New franchise group to develop fourteen units in northwest Los Angeles county...

Panera Bread First Quarter Earnings Per Share Increased 67% to $0.35

2002-05-30 As a result of its impressive first quarter numbers, Panera now says it plans revise several of its 2002 targets, including its projected store openings and systemwide store sales...

Panera Bread Reports A Systemwide 5.6 % Comparable Bakery-Cafe Sales Increase

2002-05-09 Systemwide weekly sales also increased during the first quarter of 2002, by 5.9%...

Panera Bread Signs Agreement to Open Bakery-Cafes in Atlanta

2002-05-01 Panera's newest franchise group, Blue Ridge Foods, is expected to open 14 units in the area by the end of the year.