New Panera opened in Dublin on March 21

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First Covelli Owned Panera Bread to Open Offering Delivery Service and In-Store Kiosk Ordering

Covelli Enterprises, the largest franchisee of Panera Bread, is proud to announce the Grand Opening of its newest Panera Bread March 21. The new bakery-café will be located at 6108 Parkcenter Circle Dublin, Ohio 43017.

The previous Panera Bread location at Tuttle Mall closed on Sunday, March 12. The new location allows the cafe to offer small order delivery and kiosk ordering. These services are part of Panera 2.0, the tech initiative that built the chain’s digital ordering system for Panera’s app and in-store kiosks.

“This community is thriving,” said Sam Covelli, owner and CEO of Covelli Enterprises, “the new café will not only offer an everyday oasis for those living and working in Dublin, but will also conveniently offer delivery to those who are unable to make it to the café.”

The new café is one of many in Columbus now offering delivery to their surrounding communities. Panera Bread promises delivery within a designated 8-minute delivery radius from the café. Delivery requires a minimum order of only $5.00 with the addition of a $3.00 deliver charge. All delivery orders are currently placed online (credit card only) using the Panera Bread app or at Hours of delivery service are set for 11 a.m.-8 p.m., meaning the first delivery order can be placed at 10:30 a.m. and the last at 7:30 p.m.

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