On July 18, 2017, Panera Bread Company (Panera) and JAB Holding Company (JAB) announced the successful completion of the acquisition of Panera by a JAB-led investor group for $315.00 per share in cash. The transaction was approved by Panera’s stockholders at a special meeting of stockholders held on July 11, 2017. As a result of the completion of the acquisition, Panera’s common stock ceased trading on The NASDAQ Global Select Market before the opening of the market on July 18, 2017.

Former Shareholder Inquiries:
If you were a stockholder of record of Panera prior to the acquisition and have an inquiry, please contact:

Computershare
250 Royall Street
Canton, MA 02021
(800) 546-5141

If prior to the acquisition you held shares of Panera common stock in “street name” (i.e. you held your shares in the name of a bank, broker, trust, or other nominee), please contact that bank, broker, trust or other nominee with any inquiries.