Panera Founder to Step Down as CEO; Company Buys Au Bon Pain"This is the right time for me to step down as CEO while still staying involved in the business,'' Shaich said in a statement.
Buyer Probably Won't Cut at Panera HQ, Analyst SaysWith Panera's pending acquisition, should St. Louisans be worried about job losses? One business analyst says not right now.
Panera Bread Bought Out by European Owner of Krispy KremePanera Bread 'Bread Co.' sells to European JAB for $7.5 billion.
Panera Swears Off Artificial IngredientsPanera says it will remove artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners and preservatives from its food by 2016, a reflection of the growing distaste people are showing for such ingredients.
Helping the HungryOperation Food Search donation from Panera Bread will feed more than 4,000 children and educate hundreds more.
Hancock & Kelley - Wednesday, March 27th - Are politicians afraid to discuss gay marriage?John and Michael talk about politicians addressing issue of gay marriage; with Doug Change, new GM at the Ritz Carlton in STL; with Ron Shaich of BreadCo.; with STL Cards Broadcaster Mike Shannon; with Filmmaker John Ziegler, who made "Framing Joe Paterno"; with Rocky Marlowe about a church service tonight, featuring the music of U2; and they talk about parking meter problems in Downtown STL.