Potbelly Sandwich Works

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Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (PBPB)
Industry Restaurants, Bars & Food Services
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

This chain works a little sandwich magic for hungry patrons. Potbelly Sandwich Works owns and franchises more than 200 quick-service restaurants that specialize in fresh-made sandwiches in about a dozen states. The chain's menu features a variety of sandwich styles, including such specialty items as its four-meat stacker called A Wreck. The eateries also serve salads, soup, and chili, as well as homemade cookies, ice cream, and smoothies. Founded in 1977 out of an antique store on Lincoln Avenue in Chicago, the chain operates mostly in the Midwest, with a small number of... More

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Employees say it's “OK”   139 ratings


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Potbelly Sandwich Works President and CEO Aylwin B. Lewis

Aylwin B. Lewis

President and CEO

I had an excellent experience at this company

  Former Associate in Chicago, IL

Pros: The hours were very flexible. I like the dedication to customer service that the company promotes. I really enjoyed my team and the customers.This is a great place to start if you are a current student or even a recent graduate. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Des Plaines, IL May 2010 – Reviewed May 28, 2014

Interview Details – You will be asked very simple questions like about times you've worked in a group. Just be optimistic and smile a lot. The interview is really easy. They are usually looking for people with great personality and ability to talk with customers. Anyone can make a sandwich.Full Interview

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