Skip navigation
ron shaich panera bread Panera Bread

Panera’s Ron Shaich issues kids’ meal challenge

Bakery-café founder dares fellow CEOs to put their mouths where their money is

Ron Shaich, founder of Panera Bread Co., openly challenged his fellow restaurant CEOs on Wednesday to put their mouths where their money is.

All access premium subscription

Why Upgrade your account?

NRN is your one-stop source for foodservice news and business intelligence. Upgrade today and get unlimited online access to all breaking news, in-depth analysis, data and tools. This includes digital versions of NRN flagship reports (Consumer Picks, Top 200) as well as Same Store Sales Data Tables, Quarterly Industry Snapshots and more.

Questions about your account or how to access content?
Contact: Desiree Torres [email protected]

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.