- Words: 1174
- Length: 4 Pages
- Topic: Agriculture
- Paper #: 50827250
Today, the company makes it clear that it is a baker of bread. Founder Ron Shaich has served at Panera's Chief Executive Officer for more than 25 years.
Panera currently has 1,264 bakery-cafes in 40 states and Canada, delivering what the company refers to as fresh, authentic artisan bread and cafe foods. The company's mission, "a loaf of bread in every arm" sounds more like a tagline. However, the company