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Panera Bread Company And JAB Complete Acquisition

ST. LOUIS, MO/July 18, 2017 (STL.News) The marriage between Panera Bread Company and JAB is official. On Tuesday, St. Louis-area based Panera Bread Company announced the successful completion of the acquisition of Panera by an investment vehicle of JAB Consumer Fund and JAB Holding Company.  Under the terms of the transaction, Company shareholders will receive $315 … Continue reading Panera Bread Company And JAB Complete Acquisition

Panera to Debut Plant-Based, Protein-Rich and Nutrient-Packed Menus

New Panera Menus Aimed at Giving Customers More Control St. Louis, MO/July 15, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) – Clean eating is a dining trend that’s overtaken the restaurant industry.  The instant-mixed, freeze-dried, chemically preserved fare that used to pass for food is drawing our collective disdain.  This desire for fresh, sustainable, real food has led hungry diners … Continue reading Panera to Debut Plant-Based, Protein-Rich and Nutrient-Packed Menus

Another Potential Bidder Eying Panera Buyout

Burger King Parent Said to be Exploring Options St. Louis, MO/April 11, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) – The story that St. Louis-based Panera Bread is going to be purchased by an out of town entity just got a lot more complicated.  Last Tuesday we reported on the rumors that the bakery-cafe chain was going to be bought … Continue reading Another Potential Bidder Eying Panera Buyout

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