Einstein Noah Restaurant Group Inc. operates the largest system of bagel-centric bakery-café outlets, with 800 restaurants under three brands, indulging the largest, Einstein Bros Bagels.
The company has worked diligently over the past few years to build its market share by approaching consumers' desire for more healthful offerings and more convenient ordering systems. Tallying about nine percent of sales in catering, Einstein Noah wants to build that into the double digits. In addition, the company has looked to build efficienies with digital ordering efforts. Einstein Noah chief executive Jeff O'Neill says nearly 50 percent of orders are handled online. "It is what the consumers are looking for," he said. Watch more in the video.