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Panera Bread Overview

Saint Louis, MO
10000+ employees
1981
Company - Public (PNRA)
Casual Restaurants
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
We are Panera Bread
And we believe that good food, food you can feel good about, can bring out the best in all of us. Food served in a warm, welcoming environment, by people who care. To us, that’s good eating and that’s why we’re ... Read more

Mission: A loaf of bread in every arm®


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Interview: 2016 (#45)

Panera Bread Reviews

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    I have been working at Panera Bread full-time

    Pros

    Emphasizes work-life balance, very nice people and amazing leadership.

    Cons

    Pay could be a little better.

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Panera Bread Photos

Panera Bread photo of: Outside a typical Panera Bread, this one at E. Congress and S. State, in the South Loop of Chicago. (Photo attributed to Kmf164 - licensed under CCL Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0)
Panera Bread photo of: Catering Coordinator
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Panera Bread Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Chattanooga, TN
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Panera Bread (Chattanooga, TN).

    Interview

    I applied online and then came in for an interview. The application required standard information and then had you fill out a questionnaire on how you would respond in certain situations.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about a time you had to work as a team.   1 Answer
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Panera Bread Awards & Accolades

  • Culinary/Operations, National Chain Winner, COEX Innovation Awards, 2013
  • Casual Dining Brand Of The Year, Harris Poll EquiTrend®, 2012
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