Panera is set to hit $1 billion in digital sales by the end of this year
Digital ordering is paying off for Panera Bread. The soup and sandwich chain is slated to pass $1 billion in annualized digital sales this year, and expects to double that by 2019, the company said Wednesday. "We've gotten here much faster than we forecasted," Blaine Hurst, Panera's president, told CNBC. Currently, digital sales — which include online,...