Panera Opens 2,000th Domestic Store

March 22, 2016

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Panera opens its 2,000th restaurant in the U.S.
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Covelli Enterprises, the largest franchisee of Panera LLC, is opening the 2,000th Panera Bread in the nation. The grand opening of this drive-thru bakery-cafe in Elyria, Ohio, will take place on Wednesday, March 23 at 6:30 a.m. The new location features a drive thru and is conveniently located across from Chestnut Commons at the corner of Chestnut Ridge Road and Route 57.