On Monday, November 11th all Veterans and Military Personnel can receive a free You-Pick-Two at all Palm Beach County and participating Broward County Panera Bread café locations by wearing his or her uniform or by showing Military I.D.
“We continually work to show our customers and our community members that we appreciate them- especially to those who have made sacrifices for our country,” said Sam Covelli, Owner and Operator of Covelli Enterprises. “We hope this token of generosity will let these men and women know how thankful we are for their service.”
The military personnel or veterans who receive the complimentary meal will enjoy a Free You-Pick-Two,which is our combo meal including a cup of soup, half sandwich or half salad.
Covelli Enterprises continues to believe that community involvement is the backbone of their business. In 2012, Covelli Enterprises/Panera Bread donated over $17 million dollars to charity through Operation Dough-nation, Day-End Dough-Nation, community fundraisers and community events.
About Covelli Enterprises and Panera Bread
Covelli Enterprises operates more than 240 bakery-cafés in Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Florida and Ontario, Canada. Covelli Enterprises is the nation's largest franchisee of Panera, LLC.
Panera Bread Company owns and franchises 1,591 bakery-cafes as of June 26, 2012, under the Panera Bread®, Saint Louis Bread Co.®, and Paradise Bakery & Café® names. We feature high quality, reasonably priced food in a warm, inviting, and comfortable environment. With our identity rooted in handcrafted, fresh-baked, artisan bread, we are committed to providing great tasting, quality food that people can trust. Nearly all of our bakery-cafes have a menu highlighted by antibiotic-free chicken, whole grain bread, and select organic and all-natural ingredients, with zero grams of artificial trans fat per serving, which provide flavorful, wholesome offerings. Our menu includes a wide variety of year-round favorites complemented by new items introduced seasonally with the goal of creating new standards in everyday food choices. In neighborhoods across the United States and in Ontario, Canada, our customers enjoy our warm and welcoming environment featuring comfortable gathering areas, relaxing decor, and free Internet access. Our bakery-cafes routinely donate bread and baked goods to community organizations in need. Additional information is available on our website, http://www.panerabread.com