Panera Bread Continues To Innovate The Fast Casual Guest Experience, Announces Plans For New Bakery-Cafe Design
Panera’s new next-generation bakery-cafe doubles down on dine-in warmth while enhancing the digital guest experience and drive-thru.
ST. LOUIS, MO (StLouisRestaurantDirectory) Panera, a leader and innovator in the fast-casual restaurant segment, today unveiled its next-generation Panera bakery-cafe restaurant design. As the brand that introduced fast-casual to the industry, Panera is redefining its modern experience to serve today’s guests. This includes enhanced digital capabilities, personalized options, and more drive-thru access for an increasingly off-premise world; yet, the brand is still betting on dine-in with comfortable seating around its signature fireplace and a focus on its unique craft bakery experience within a vibrant, warm and welcoming environment.