Panda Express


Founded in 1973, Panda Express is the nation’s largest Asian quick-service chain, with more than 1,460 locations in 46 states, Puerto Rico and Mexico. The chain is owned by Panda Restaurant Group, which also operates the Panda Inn and Hibachi-San concepts.

Chain Snapshot

Segment: Quick-service

Headquarters: Rosemead, Calif.

CEO: Peggy and Andrew Cherng

Financial Data

Systemwide Sales: $1.78 billion (U.S., FY 2012)

Total Units: 1,467
(U.S., FY 2012)

Sales Per Unit: $1.21 million (Estimated, FY 2012)

Source: NRN Top 100 report


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