Panera Bread Corporate Office AddressPanera Bread Company
3630 S. Geyer Rd Suite 100
St Louis, MO 63127
Contact Panera BreadPhone Number: 314-984-1000
Fax Number: 314-909-3300
ExecutivesCEO: Ronald M. Shaich
CFO: Thomas Patrick Kelly
COO: Charles J. Chapman
Panera Bread History
Panera Bread began in 1993 when Au Bon Pain purchased the St. Louis Bread Company. In 1999, Au Bon Pain sold it’s other restaurants and renamed itself to Panera Bread Company, realizing the huge potential of the brand.
In 2007, the chain purchased 70 stores from Paradise Bakery & Cafe, a Phoenix, AZ based company.
In 2008, Panera expanded operations into Canada.
Panera currently has over 1500 locations in 41 US states and Canada. The Panera Bread corporate office is still located in St. Louis, Missouri. The company’s locations in St Louis still operate under the name St. Louis Bread Company.