Panera Bread

The Sweet Facts: Panera Bread® Announces Next Wave of Transparency

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 23, 2017 (STL.NEWS) — A recent national survey* commissioned by Panera Bread revealed that 99% of Americans do not know the amount of added sugar in a 20 fl. oz. serving of standard cola, with 83% of Americans underestimating the amount. To better support and inform guests, Panera Bread today announced it … Continue reading The Sweet Facts: Panera Bread® Announces Next Wave of Transparency

Panera Bread® Unveils New Plant Based, Protein Rich and Nutrient-Packed Menus

ST. LOUIS, July 13, 2017 (STL.NEWS)  Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ:PNRA) today announced the addition of three new curated menus to its digital-ordering experience: Plant Based, Protein Rich and Nutrient-Packed. The new menus, enabled by Panera’s clean pantry and leading digital-ordering platform, make it even easier for guests to select and easily customize their food choices … Continue reading Panera Bread® Unveils New Plant Based, Protein Rich and Nutrient-Packed Menus

Panera Bread® Issues 2016 Responsibility Report

ST. LOUIS, June 29, 2017 (STL.NEWS)  Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ:PNRA) today unveiled its 2016 Responsibility Report to update guests, associates and other stakeholders on the Company’s strategic vision for delivering on its values and commitments. Key accomplishments since the last report was issued two years ago include: Achieving 100% clean food by removing artificial preservatives, … Continue reading Panera Bread® Issues 2016 Responsibility Report

Panera Bread® Reaches $1 Billion in Digital Sales

ST. LOUIS, June 14, 2017 (STL.NEWS) — Digital sales at Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ:PNRA) – those made via mobile, web, or kiosk – have surpassed $1 Billion on an annualized basis and could double in 2019. Since the inception of its Panera 2.0 program in 2014, the company has emerged as an industry-leading restaurant e-tailer. … Continue reading Panera Bread® Reaches $1 Billion in Digital Sales

Panera Bread Company To Hire Thousands of Delivery Drivers

ST. LOUIS, MO/April 27, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) Panera Bread Company – Sunset Hills based Panera Bread will hire 10,000 new employees nationwide by the end of 2017 as the company expands into delivery service. Most of the new hires will be delivery drivers. One-fourth will be jobs in the cafes, according to Panera management.  It’s estimated … Continue reading Panera Bread Company To Hire Thousands of Delivery Drivers

St. Louis Panera Bread sold to JAB Holdings

ST. LOUIS, MO/April 8, 2017 (STLRealEstate.News) St. Louis Bread Co., known as plain Bread Co. to St. Louis residents, is part of a much bigger chain today: Panera Bread. Regarded as a local tradition for those in St. Louis, the St. Louis Panera Bread chain sold to a Luxembourg-based investment firm that focuses on consumer … Continue reading St. Louis Panera Bread sold to JAB Holdings

Panera Bread is being bought by JAB Holdings

Panera Bread sells for more than $7 billion in cash ST. LOUIS, MO/April 5, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) Our affiliated, STL.News published an AP article this morning announcing that JAB Holding Company has agreed to purchase Panera Bread for more than $7 billion. While JAB has agreed to purchase the shares at $315 per share.  Additionally, JAB … Continue reading Panera Bread is being bought by JAB Holdings

JAB snaps up Panera Bread for more than $7 billion

St. Louis based Panera Bread to be bought by JAB Holding at $7 billion+ ST. LOUIS/April 5, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Panera Bread Company is being acquired by Europe’s JAB Holding Co. for more than $7 billion. JAB is better known for the growing stable of brands it owns, including a controlling stake in Peet’s Coffee … Continue reading JAB snaps up Panera Bread for more than $7 billion