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Innovating Philanthropy: Panera's Pay What You Can Stores
February 6, 2012
One year after the first Panera Cares cafe opened in Clayton, MO, Ron Shaich, Panera's CEO, was proud to announce that about 20% of customers leave more money than the suggested donation with no pressure, and 20% pay less. There is now a cafe in Dearborn, MI and a third was recently opened in Portland, Oregon. Ron Shaich hopes to open a new cafe each quarter.