We are Panera. We are bakers of bread. We are fresh from the oven. We are a symbol of warmth and welcome. We are a simple pleasure, honest and genuine. We are a life story told over dinner. We are a long lunch with an old friend. We are your weekday morning ritual. We are the kindest gesture of neighbors. We are home. We are family. We are friends. In this section, you can: Learn more about our company, including its history and leadership, in the Company Overview section. Review financial news, reports, stock information and other investor resources in the Investor Relations section. Browse our recent press releases, news articles about Panera Bread and various media resources in the Press Room. Find out about the exciting and rewarding Career Opportunities available at Panera Bread. Visit the Franchise Information section to find out more about franchising opportunities with Panera, including qualification criteria and available markets. See how we give back to the neighborhoods we're a part of by visiting the In the Community pages. Tell us about your experience in our bakery-cafes, or just ask us a question in the section.