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Bruegger's Bagels

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Bruegger's Bagels

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Leadership

Panera’s parent voluntarily owns up to its Nazi past

The family controlling JAB Holding Co. acknowledges that an earlier version of the company used slave labor during World War II and that two predecessors were guilty of unprosecuted war crimes.

Here's a look at JAB's acquisitions and restaurant concepts.

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Maple flavors are growing at lunch and dinner and in beverages.

Serving about 30 varieties of New York-style bagels, plus sandwiches, soups and salads

Parent company Einstein Noah Restaurant Group cited “financial performance” as the reason for the closures.

Le Duff America has tapped the onetime chief of Motel 6 to spark expansion in the United States.

The top and fastest-growing chains don’t always align with average total menu items in their sectors.

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